Veritas Vineyard and Winery
Change the Date Sweepstakes
October 23, 2020
 
What is Included:
- Exclusive use of Veritas and access to the grounds, Bridal Suite, The Study, Ceremony Lawn, The Tented Deck, Tasting Room and Saddleback Hall
- All indoor tables and chairs, 150 outdoor chairs for the ceremony, an arbor for ceremony use, ivory or white underlays for the tables, china, flatware and stemware. Saddleback Hall (the Ballrooms) comes with twinkle lights, pinspots and canned lighting. 
- Day-of Coordination by Emily Clemenson with Veritas Vineyard and Winery
- Catering provided by Veritas Vineyard and Winery
- Photography by 3Cats Photo
- Florals by Foxtail Cottage
- Stationary by Rachel Lettering
- Cake by Cakes by Rachel
- Makeup by Jasmine of Prittie Face Makeup
- Gifts from Moore and Giles
 
Venue:
1. Veritas Vineyard and Winery Venue on the chosen date of October 23, 2020 
2. The maximum guest count is 150 guests
3. Ceremony start time may begin at 6:15 or 6:30
4. Arrivals. Patrons may arrive on the property no earlier than 11:00am on the day of the event. of the event may arrive no earlier than 6:00pm. Vendors are allowed set up in Saddleback Hall beginning at 12:00 PM on the day of the event.
5. Patron shall be responsible for any damage to the Winery’s real or personal property caused by the Patron, Patron’s guests, Function attendees, or independent contractors engaged by Patron. 
6. Patron shall be responsible for any damage to the Winery’s real or personal property caused by the Patron, Patron’s guests, Function attendees, or independent contractors engaged by Patron. 
7. Regulations. The Winery may, in its discretion, impose such regulations and monitor and exercise such control over the conduct of the Function attendees as it reasonably deems necessary, but shall have no liability whether or not it does so. The Winery shall abide by the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Laws and exercise responsibility in the serving of alcoholic beverages. The Winery reserves the right to stop serving alcoholic beverages to any guest who the Winery’s management or employee deems is intoxicated.
8. Load Out. Patrons may leave decor items overnight to then be picked up the next morning after the event. No items of value nor personal items are to be left on property and must be removed on the night of the event. Items left overnight must be picked up no later than 10:00am on the day after the event. There will be a charge, up to the Event Manger's discretion, applied for late pick up.
9. Force Majeure. The Winery and Patron (Parties) shall be excused from their performance under this Agreement to the extent that such performance is delayed or prevented (due to becoming inadvisable, commercially impracticable, or impossible to carry out) by causes beyond their control, including, but not limited to, acts of God, inclement weather conditions, acts or orders of governmental authorities, arrest or seizure under legal process, fire, flood, explosion, disease/medical epidemics or outbreaks, or strike of any kind.
10. Veritas Winery Special Events Department is comprised of a full time Chef, two Sous Chefs, a full time Line Chef, an Events Manager and an ABC Manager. Veritas Winery staffs its events from a pool of experienced service staff and bartenders.
11. The Event Manager is responsible for interfacing with the patron, and serves as the primary resource for the event. The manager may lend advice and recommendations. The Event Manager represents the Facility. The Event Manager will make any rain/backup plans by 3 PM on the day of the event. 
12. Pertinent to the Function, they will provide the Patron with Sample Menus, Contract and an Event Plan. The manager will be responsible for scheduling a Tasting and will interface with the Chef. On the day of the Function, the manager will be responsible for the facilitation of the Event Plan. The manager is responsible for the ABC Manager, Wait Staff and Bartenders
 
Catering By Veritas Vineyard and Winery :
1. A tasting will be conducted 3-4 months prior to the wedding
2. Only items from the Sweepstakes Catering Menu are available
3. All food and beverages shall be supplied solely by the Winery. Exceptions for wedding cakes shall be made.
4. Any dietary restrictions are not guaranteed if not stated with final guest count given (14) days prior to the event.
5. The Chef is responsible for the kitchen support staff.
6. The Wait Staff are responsible for serving the food and wine and in meeting the needs of the guests in a courteous and professional manner. They are also responsible for providing set-up, breakdown and cleanup of the Function space. 
7. The Captain is responsible for staffing the event with the number of people contracted by the patron (one server per 10-12 guests) and also for informing the staff of details of the Event Plan and maintaining standards of service. The Captain serves as a dining room manager. The Captain of Wait Staff is separate from the Event Manager.

Menu:
 
Passed Hors d’ouevres: Choice of 5
 
Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese Bite with Tomato Jame
Chicken and Waffle Skewer with Maple Syrup
Virginia Ham Biscuit with Apple Glaze
Eggplant Caponata and Crispy Prosciutto on a Crostini
Andouille Sausage Puff with Creamy Mustard
Red Wine Poached Fig with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Reduction on a Crostini
Onion and Chevre Puff Pastry
Watermelon and Cucumber Mint SHooter
Melon, Feta, Basil on a Skewer with Balsamic Glaze
Lamb Polpette with Lime Yogurt and Rosemary Red Wine

Salads: Choice of 1
Crispy Prosciutto, Chevre Pickled Shallots, Living Lettuce with a Herb Balsamic Vinaigrette
Strawberries, Feta, Red Onion, Blueberries, Spiced Pecans, Mixed Greens with a Honey Vinaigrette
Balsamic Cheddar, Shaved Shallots, Bacon, Baby Tomato with a Rosemary Vinaigrette
 
Entrees: Choice of 3
Vegetarian: 
· Gnocchi, Sweet Potato Puree, Spinach, Garlic Roasted Mushrooms, Sage Buerre Blanc, Toasted Pepitas
Fish:
· White Fish with Herb Grit Cake, Caramelized Leeks, Carrots, Red Pepper Creme, and a Blood Orange Vinaigrette 
Chicken
· Cerignola and Citrus Marinated Chicken, Onion Beans, and Wild Rice
· Herb de Provence Chicken with Crispy Peas, Tri Root Mash, Grilled Mushroom and Onion Salad
· Romesco Painted Chicken Breast with Lemon Fennel Sausage Crumble, Herbed Polenta, and Grilled Balsamic Basil Zucchini
Pork:
· Bone-In Pork Chop, Pecan Smoked Grits, Pork Jus, Charred Cabbage, and Cannellini Beans
· Roast Pork Tenderloin with Farro, Forest Mushrooms, Roasted Cauliflower, Carrots and Coriander Demi-Glaze
Beef:
· Caramelized Braised Short Rib with Pickled Fresno Gremolata, Whole Grain Smashed Fingerlings, and Fresh Herb Jis and Sweet Onions
· Steak Au Poivre with Smoked Blue Cheese Crumble, Grilled Marinated Asparagus, and Potato Anna
· Tomato Fennel Braised Beef, Arugula Gnocchi, Pan Carrots, Peas, Radish
 
Late Night Snacks: Choice of 1
Crispy French Fries
Mini Pizza Bites
Mini Milk & Cookie Bar
Chocolate Covered Bacon
 
Coffee Station and Strawberry Lemonade provided by Veritas Vineyard and Winery

Alcoholic Beverages:
1. Due to strict ABC laws and Veritas Vineyard and Winery license, the Winery cannot offer alcohol for free
2. Any wine, beer or liquor will be an add-on cost 
3. The ABC manager is employed to meet the guidelines of ABC management. The ABC Manager will be introduced to the Patron at the beginning of the event as the personal liaison.
 
Photography:
1. Photography is provided by 3Cats Photo
2. One photographer from the 3Cats Photo team
3. Includes eight (8) hours of coverage
4. Coverage begins four and a half hours prior to the ceremony start time
5. Coverage time is from 1:30 PM until 9:30 PM
6. Upgrade for eight (8) hours to one second photographer will be a fee of $500.00
7. Upgrade for each additional hour of coverage will be a fee of $500.00 per hour
8. Images will be delivered within six (6) to eight (8) weeks
9. 3Cats Photography Owns the rights to share the images on social media platforms.
10. An add-on engagement session will be a fee of $500.00
 
Cake:
1. Cake is provided by Cakes by Rachel 
2. Cake will feed up to sixty (60) guests
3. Design will be simple with a smooth or textured buttercream perfect for adding fresh flowers
4. More intricate design and kitchen cakes for serving the rest of the guests are available as an upgrade
5. This offer includes a tasting and design session
6. Flavors are not limited, however fresh fruit is an add-on
  
Lettering and Stationary:
1. Lettering will be provided by RachelLettering
2. The winner will receive up to $700.00 in signage design, signage calligraphy and signage illustration. This includes original design, including various illustration of the couples choosing for any sign.
3. RachelLettering will work with the winner to find the perfect medium of your choice, including wood, mirror, acrylic, canvas, fabric along with a plethora of other choices. 
4. All calligraphy will be by hand, originally created by RachelLettering and one-of-a-kind
5. RachelLettering offers substitutes such as table runners, place cards, and a multitude of paper goods with this offer.
6. RachelLettering provides a free half-hour consultation to ensure the winner gets the ultimate experience.
7. Two proofs will be included for every project the winner shall decide upon.
8. Certain upgrade costs may apply, most likely will not be need.
9. RachelLettering will happily discuss all options via the free consultation included in this offer
10. Your purchase contains proprietary material that is owned by, or licensed to RachelLettering Events. This material may include, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, text, images, audio, videos, data, wallpaper and graphics. You may not use this product, or any part of it, for commercial purposes. RachelLettering Events must authorize use by any party other than you. You may not copy the purchased item nor allow others to copy it. All copyright, trademarks, design rights and other intellectual property (registered and unregistered) shall remain vested in RachelLettering Events. Any and all design and product by RachelLettering Events will not be eligible for resale of any kind. 
11. The winner of this giveaway must provide RachelLettering with at least four weeks before event takes place. If less than four weeks advance, a rush fee or credit of rush fee may apply to the winners total credited amount.
 
 
Florals:
1. All florals provided by Foxtail Cottage Floral
2. Value of $2,000 to $2,500 
3. Wedding size up to 150 guests to include the Wedding Party Participants
4. Arrangements includes a Bridal Bouquet, up to five (5) Bridesmaids and up to five (5) Groomsmen
5. Includes Mother of the Bride and Mother of Grooms Corsages and Father of Bride and Father of Groom Boutonnieres
6. Ceremony Arrangements: if the Veritas Arbor is used only either (2) Corner Arrangements OR (1) Corner Arrangement and (1) Tieback Arrangement and either (2) Wine Barrel Arrangements OR (8) Hanging or Swags as Ceremony Chair Decor, Small Bag of Ivory Petals to scatter down the aisle.
7. Reception Flowers: (1) Sweetheart Table arrangement or a Bridal Party Table which would reduce the number of Guest Tables.
8. Reception Arrangements: (10) Round Guest tables which consists of all low arrangements
9. Cake Flowers: Provided by Foxtail Cottage Floral
10. Foxtail Cottage will have more than usual control over the overall design to include kinds of Flowers that will be used.  
11. This includes using vases, containers, lanterns, etc to be used.
12. Foxtail Cottage will also provide installation, take down, clean up, and pick up 
13. Couple will receive (1) telephone or Skype consultation. 

Makeup:
1. Makeup is provided by Jasmine Prittie of Prittie Face Makeup
2. The offer consists of makeup for the Bride and two members of the Bridal Party. 
3. The offer contains a free makeup trial for the bride. 
 
 
Moore & Giles: 

 Gifts from Moore and Giles Valued at $2,000
 
 
 
 

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  Exclusive use of Veritas and access to the grounds, Bridal Suite, The Study, Ceremony Lawn, The Tented Deck, Tasting Room and Saddleback Hall
- All indoor tables and chairs, 150 outdoor chairs for the ceremony, an arbor for ceremony use, ivory or white underlays for the tables, china, flatware and stemware. Saddleback Hall (the Ballrooms) comes with twinkle lights, pinspots and canned lighting. 
- Day-of Coordination by Emily Clemenson with Veritas Vineyard and Winery
- Catering provided by Veritas Vineyard and Winery

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One photographer from the 3Cats Photo team
 Includes eight (8) hours of coverage
Coverage begins four and a half hours prior to the ceremony start time
 Coverage time is from 1:30 PM until 9:30 PM
Upgrade for eight (8) hours to one second photographer will be a fee of $500.00
Upgrade for each additional hour of coverage will be a fee of $500.00 per hour
 Images will be delivered within six (6) to eight (8) weeks
3Cats Photography Owns the rights to share the images on social media platforms.
 An add-on engagement session will be a fee of $500.00

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Wedding size up to 150 guests to include the Wedding Party Participants
Arrangements includes a Bridal Bouquet, up to five (5) Bridesmaids and up to five (5) Groomsmen. Includes Mother of the Bride and Mother of Grooms Corsages and Father of Bride and Father of Groom Boutonnieres
 Ceremony Arrangements: if the Veritas Arbor is used only either (2) Corner Arrangements OR (1) Corner Arrangement and (1) Tieback Arrangement and either (2) Wine Barrel Arrangements OR (8) Hanging or Swags as Ceremony Chair Decor, Small Bag of Ivory Petals to scatter down the aisle. And reception flowers: 

All florals provided by Foxtail Cottage Floral


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The winner will receive up to $700.00 in signage design, signage calligraphy and signage illustration. This includes original design, including various illustration of the couples choosing for any sign.
 RachelLettering will work with the winner to find the perfect medium of your choice, including wood, mirror, acrylic, canvas, fabric along with a plethora of other choices. 
 All calligraphy will be by hand, originally created by RachelLettering and one-of-a-kind
 RachelLettering offers substitutes such as table runners, place cards, and a multitude of paper goods with this offer.
 RachelLettering provides a free half-hour consultation to ensure the winner gets the ultimate experience.

Lettering will be provided by RachelLettering


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Premium Leather luggage and gifts for wedding party valued at $2000.

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 Cake is provided by Cakes by Rachel 
The Cake will feed up to sixty (60) guests
 Design will be simple with a smooth or textured buttercream perfect for adding fresh flowers
More intricate design and kitchen cakes for serving the rest of the guests are available as an upgrade
 This offer includes a tasting and design session
 Flavors are not limited, however fresh fruit is an add-on

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 Makeup is provided by Jasmine Prittie of Prittie Face Makeup
The offer consists of makeup for the Bride and two members of the Bridal Party. 
The offer contains a free makeup trial for the bride. 

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NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

Official Rules and Conditions:  
Couple must be able to have proof of cancelled wedding due to COVID-19
 The chosen date cannot be transferred or rescheduled to a different date
 Guest count cannot exceed more than 150 guests
 All Vendors and Values presented are offered for Oct 23, 2020 date cannot be changed, services cannot be exchanged for cash. 

TERMS and CONDITIONS
1. Eligibility: Sweepstakes (the “CHANGE THE DATE Sweepstakes”) eligibility requirements allows only those who have had to chancel a wedding due to COVID-19, proof of cancelled wedding and or loss is required. You must sign up at the sweepstakes page located at URL to sweepshttps://1.shortstack.com/phVBwdtakes and be at least 18 years old as of the date of entry. The sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of United States of America and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of contributing Vendors listed on this site and Veritas Winery (the “Sponsor”) their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of [company name], as final and binding as it relates to the content. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

3. Sweepstakes Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on or about May 8, 2020 and ending May 31, 2020. All online entries must be received by May 31, 2020 11:59PM EST.

4. How to Enter: The Sweepstakes must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided on this Sweepstakes site, located at URL to sweepshttps://1.shortstack.com/phVBwdtakes The entry must fulfill all sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Veritas Vineyard and Winery. You may enter only once and you must fill in the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Veritas Vineyard and Winery. 

5. Prizes: Winners will receive list prizes/approximate retail value. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is non transferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for all contributing vendors listed to use winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

7. Winner selection and notification: After we have reviewed each entry three lucky couples will be hand selected for a voting round. You will be contacted by someone at Veritas Vineyard and Winery if you are selected to the next round, after voting and with the final discretion of Veritas Vineyard and Winery one lucky couple will be awarded the grand prize. Winners will be notified via email to the email address they entered the Sweepstakes with within five (5) days following the winner selection. Veritas Vineyard and Winery shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to winners’ spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winners’ provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 72 hours from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.

The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

8. Rights Granted by you: By entering this content you understand that Veritas Vineyard and Winery, and anyone acting on behalf of Veritas Vineyard and Winery and listed vendors, their respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.

9. Terms: Veritas Vineyard and Winery reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes.

 Veritas Vineyard and Winery has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void entries for any reason.
Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Veritas Vineyard and Winery reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

By entering the Sweepstakes you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from Veritas Vineyard and Winery. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.

10. Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless Veritas Vineyard and Winery and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant’s participation in the sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

11. Disputes: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF Virginia, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in [state/province] having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Veritas Vineyard and Winery Web Site. 

13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Veritas Vineyard and Winery  151 Veritas Lane, Afton Va 22920. 

14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Veritas Vineyard and Winery 151 Veritas Lane, Afton Va 22920. 

15. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Youtube, Pinterest, LinkedIn or Google. You understand that you are providing your information to the owner of this sweepstakes and not to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Youtube, Pinterest, LinkedIn or Google.

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