Frequently Asked Questions 

Where do I purchase tickets?

Tickets are available for advanced purchase through Tickets are also available for purchase at the main admissions gate the evening of the concert (if the concert is not sold out).

How much are tickets? 

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Are tickets refundable?

All Ticket Sales and Private Tent Sales Are Final. No Refunds or Exchanges Will Be Given. Refunds will only be given if a respective concert is cancelled, will not be rescheduled, and the band does not perform at least half of their musical set. 

What if it rains?

Concerts are held rain or shine. The only time concerts will be cancelled or postponed is if lightning is present at the concert site. In the event of rain, you are welcome to drive to Handicapped Parking to drop off your guests, then return your car to General Parking. Some shelter is available on a first-come first-served basis.

What time do gates open?

The gates open at 5:00pm, unless stated differently on the concert schedule.

What time do concerts start?

The concerts run from 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Are tents available to rent at the concerts?

Yes, tents are available to rent and require reservations. Private Tent Packages includes a private tent, tables, chairs, black linens, souvenir wine glasses, custom sign, and a concert ticket for each guest. A minimum of 16 guests is required to reserve a tent. For more information, please contact Tonia Chagnon at (703) 955-1748 or This is a very popular product, so plan to book early to reserve your space.

Where can I park?

General Parking is located on the main road leading to the Winery. Watch for signs as you enter the property. The main road will end in a “T” at the white farmhouse. Turn left to concert parking directly on the left.

Is handicapped parking available?

Yes, handicapped parking is available. Watch for signs as you enter the property. The main road will end in a “T” at the white farmhouse. Turn right and follow signs around the lake.

Are there outdoor restroom facilities?

Yes, portable toilets will be provided.

Is food available for purchase?

Yes, food is available for purchase. There will be a rotation of food trucks and providers powered by Curbside Kitchen throughout the concert season. 

Can I bring a picnic?

You are welcome to bring food to the concerts; however, no outside alcohol is permitted per ABC regulations.

Is outside alcohol permitted?

Outside alcohol is strictly prohibited at Tarara Winery per ABC regulations. All coolers and bags, including purses, are inspected by staff and/or security. You must remove the alcohol or it will be confiscated. However, Tarara wines are available for purchase by the bottle at the concert venue, and draft beer from Loudoun Brewing Company is available for purchase.

Are there activities for children at the concerts?

Although children are welcome at the concerts, there are no official activities. For safety reasons, children attending the concerts must be closely supervised by an adult at all times and be wearing shoes at all times. Children will not be permitted to play in front of Wine Sales Pavilion or the Stage. 

Is smoking or vapping permitted at Tarara?

The concerts are located at an outside venue; therefore, smoking and vapping are permitted in designated areas only. Watch for signage at the concerts. Smoking and Vapping will not be allowed outside of the designated area.

Are pets allowed?

Pets are not allowed at the concert venue. If you have a service dog, then the animal must be leashed at all times. 

What transportation options are available if I don't want to drive?

  • Reston Limousine is offering a 20% discount on transportation to our July and August concerts! With 250 vehicles from sedans to buses, they can take any size group. Book now by calling (703) 478-0500 option 1, and refer to promo code TARARARIDE2021.

  • Road Yachts offers Custom Tours for a party of 2 to Corporate Groups of 60 or more. Road Yachts fleet includes everything from limos to small and large buses. Call (703) 737-3011 for a quote. 

Are there any COVID-19 safety protocols?

The health and safety of our attendees, musicians, and staff are of the utmost importance as we prepare for each event. 

COVID-19 safety practices are developing and improving every day. We will continue to refine our plans, processes, and procedures based on the latest scientific and medical guidance available and share those procedures with you on this page and through other communications. We will follow all local, state and federal protocols. 

All attendees that have not been vaccinated are encouraged to wear masks. 

EPA-approved disinfectants will be used to clean and sanitize bathrooms, beverage sales areas, gates, gathering areas, and other high touch surfaces on a regular basis. 

Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the concert venue.

Please respect your fellow attendees, musicians, and staff as we navigate the unknown this summer.