The Weekly Buzz: Tasting Tour, Family Fun Fest, Jazz Festival

Lynchburg, VA - Did you know in the early 19th century America, as it was in Europe, water was considered unfit to drink?

So that left beer, ales, and spirits.

Well the Barrels, Bottles and Casks tasting tour this Friday and Saturday at Poplar Forest will give you a glimpse of what it was like.

You can see the meals and drinks Thomas Jefferson and the plantation's enslaved community consumed.

The tour ends with a cellar side beverage tasting and light snacks.

The hour tours are at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m., they cost 25 dollars each.

Round up the kids and get ready for a weekend of family fun.

It's Family Fun Fest 2014.

It's this Saturday from 11a.m. until 5p.m. at the Bedford Moose Lodge Fields.

There will be carnival games, hay rides, a petting zoo and plenty good food and live entertainment!

Here's the best part, admission is free.

Proceeds will benefit Bedford Community Christmas Station.

The first annual Ribs Rhythm & Blues Jazz Festival is this Saturday.

It's at Lynchburg City Stadium from 3p.m. until 10 pm.

It's going to combine jazz and southern style foods for the soulful connoisseur.

Have a great weekend everyone!

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