Metro Weekly

Food, wine and charming accommodations await in Loudoun County

Blair Patch B&BThe gay-welcoming Blair Patch Bed and Breakfast, will be one of 14 charming and historic B&Bs participating in the 2011 Loudoun County Bed and Breakfast Open House this Sunday, May 1, from 1 to 5 p.m.

The participating B&Bs have partnered with local wineries and restaurants for the event, so visitors will be able to sample wine and food at each property. In addition, visitors can enter for a chance to win overnight stays, restaurant gift certificates, winery packages and other special prizes.

The Open House is free. No reservations are required. Visitors are invited to start the tour at any location and tour as many B&Bs as they wish during the afternoon. Details are available at

[Photo: Blair Patch B&B]

Troy Petenbrink is Metro Weekly's contributing writer for food and travel. He can be reached at