NEWS, TRAVEL

Greenbrier Announces Discovery Series from January 24th – March 30th

Greenbrier Experts: Brinsley Matthews, Kathleen DuBois, Carleton Varney, and Art Kusakull from a DC Hosted event. Photo by Michael Woestehoff.
Greenbrier Experts: Brinsley Matthews, Kathleen DuBois, Carleton Varney, and Art Kusakull from a DC Hosted event. Photo by Michael Woestehoff.

White Sulfur Springs, WV (January 14, 2014) – Starting January 24th, the Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia will launch its first annual “Discovery Series,” a collection of eight weekend events with themes ranging from interior design to the culinary arts, blues music to craft beer brewing, and from antiques to wellness.

Kicking off the series is designer extraordinaire Carleton Varney, curator of the Greenbrier. Below are all the details of the weekends.

Carleton Varney Weekend (January 24-26, 2014) 

The Greenbrier has shared a 65+ year relationship with the legendary design firm of Dorothy Draper & Co. We invite you to join Carleton Varney – one of America’s most well-known interior designers and protégé of Dorothy Draper herself – for a fabulous weekend featuring talks, private walking tours, booksignings, cocktail parties and more at The Greenbrier! Learn more HERE. Carleton Varney‘s newest book, “Grand Manor” is available HERE.

Brews and Blues Weekend (January 31-February 2, 2014)

Join us for a special weekend dedicated to Brews and Blues! Enjoy beer tastings, beer dinners, beer lectures and more accompanied by live music by The Adrian Duke Project and others. Learn more HERE.

Culinary Weekend (February 7-9, 2014)


Learn more HERE.

Romance Weekend (February 14-16, 2014)

Redbook Magazine calls the Greenbrier the “Most Romantic Date Destinations in America.” Make the most of your precious time together by letting us pamper you with romantic touches during your stay… That way you can spend more time cozying up on a horse-drawn carriage ride, enjoying an elegant dining experience together in the Main Dining Room or relaxing in the world’s only Five-Star mineral spa! Also, there will be the “Say I Do” Wedding Event at The Greenbrier with Monte Durham of TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta! Sunday, February 16, 2014, 11:00am to 5:00pm. Learn more HERE.

Wellness Weekend (March 7-9, 2014)


Learn more HERE.

Antique Treasures Weekend (March 14-16, 2014)

Along with tours, and meet and greet with official Greenbrier historians, don’t miss Meet the Experts from ANTIQUES ROADSHOW. Enjoy an hour of mixing and mingling with some of the masterminds behind the hit PBS show ANTIQUES ROADSHOW. Appraisers, Ken Farmer and Matt Quinn, executive producer Marsha Bemko and host Mark L. Walberg will join you for an hour of drinks and discussions about all things antiques in the Cameo Ballroom. Learn more HERE.

Art Enthusiasts Weekend (March 21-23, 2014)

Artists like Larry Moore and Charles Novelli will be on had this weekend for art discussions and share their passion for painting. Peter Trippi, editor of Fine Art Connoisseur magazine since 200, will host a formal lecture as he discusses who is buying and selling the great art that is being made today. Learn more HERE.

Women’s Weekend (March 27-30, 2014)


Learn more HERE.

As you can see, the Greenbrier’s weekend getaway packages are tailor-made for just you, your family or loved ones. Nestled in West Virginia, this is the perfect escape and not far from the bustle of Washington, DC.

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