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Tarara Summer Concert Series- Gonzo’s Nose

July 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Grab your friends, a chair or a blanket, and your will to party like it’s 1999 (for the 20th time)! Join us every Saturday night at Shadow Lake at Tarara Winery from Memorial Day Weekend through the first Saturday in October and groove to some tunes under the stars.

Saturdays, May 25 – October 5, 2019
6:00pm – 9:30pm

Gates open at 4:00pm.


General admission for guests OVER 21 is $20.00, plus applicable fees (added at check out) and tax when ordered online.

General admission for guests UNDER 21 is $10.00, plus applicable fees (added at check out) and tax when ordered online.

Children 7 and under are free!

Online ticket sales will close at 6:00 pm EST the day prior to the concert. If the concert is not sold out, then tickets will be available for purchase at the gate.


General admission for guests OVER 21 is $25.00 including tax when purchased at the gate on the day of the show.

General admission for guests UNDER 21 is $10.00 including tax when purchased at the gate on the day of the show.

Children 7 and under are free!

*Concerts are held rain or shine unless there is lightning at the concert site. Bands are subject to change without notice. Refunds are not given.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I purchase tickets?
Tickets are available for advanced purchase through tararaconcerts.com. 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?
Click Here for Ticket Information

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 and will not be rescheduled.

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, linens 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 tonia@bowtiestrategies.com. 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, Don’s Johns 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. Tararaconcerts.com has the full schedule posted.

Can I bring a picnic?
You are welcome to bring food to the concerts; however, no outside alcohol is permitted per ABC law.

Is outside alcohol permitted?
Outside alcohol is strictly prohibited at Tarara Winery per ABC law. All coolers are inspected by 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 for select concerts beer will be available for purchase.

Is wine tasting available at the concerts?
Tastings can be enjoyed at the Retail/Tasting Room prior to the concert until 6:00pm. No wine tastings will occur at the concerts.

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 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, be properly marked with a vest and/or collar indicating they are a service animal, and the owner must have up-to-date legal paperwork to prove license.

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. Visit their website to Get a Quote or call (703) 478-0500 option 1, and refer to promo code 19TARARA20.

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.



July 13, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm