Wine festivals are a wonderful way to sample our fine Virginia wines while enjoying the beautiful settings at which they are held. Enjoy the many opportunities to celebrate through music, food and wine.
May 5-6, 2018
Annual Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival
Presented by AT&T
More than 30 Virginia wineries in Town Point Park offering premier wine vintages and live musical performances, and gourmet foods and specialty wares for purchase. Guests can reserve tables and private chalets, purchase individual sampling and general admission tickets and park-side boater packages.
May 12, 2018
Neptune’s Spring Wine & Food Festival
3001 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA
A hub of tasting stations with wines from 9 counties at the 31st Street Park with the Atlantic Ocean as your backdrop. New for 2018 are 5 local culinary treasures serving up delicious food to pair with your wine. Admission includes a commemorative tasting glass, tastings, food sampling tickets and live music.
May 18-20, 2018
Spring Wine Festival & Sunset Tour
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mt Vernon, VA
Celebrate the history of wine in Virginia with exclusive evening tours of the Mt. Vernon mansion and cellar where Washington stored his wine, appearances by George and Martha Washington, wine tastings and a live jazz band. Fruit and cheese boxes are available for advance purchase, and a variety of hot and cold foods and desserts are available on site from the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant.
May 19, 2018
Virginia Wine & Craft Festival
Main & Chester Streets
Front Royal, VA
Wine tastings from more than 20 best-of-Virginia wineries, and more than 100 artisans and crafters from around the East Coast. A variety of regional foods including the best BBQ in the Shenandoah Valley will be on hand for purchase. Rides, games and face painting for the children, and live entertainment for all.
June 2-3, 2018
Vintage Virginia Wine & Food Festival
Bull Run Special Events Center
Unlimited tastings from more than 200 wines from over 25 wineries, from the smallest to the largest, the oldest to the newest. Admission includes souvenir glass, live music from regional bands, local foods for tastings, DC’s hottest food trucks, wine specials and pick-up service. Ride the Party Bus or catch the free shuttle from the Vienna Metro stop.
June 23, 2018
Virginia Summer Solstice Wine Festival
1351 N. Amherst Highway
Voted “Best Wine Festival in Central Virginia” by Virginia Wine Lover magazine, this festival offers award-winning regional wines and locally-grown foods and specialty products. Live music on two stages throughout the day with area musicians, fire & belly dancers, performers, arts and crafts and an exotic petting zoo.
July 21, 2018
45 Clark Lane
Music, relaxation, fun and wine tastings featuring Little Washington wines, including the #1 red wine in Virginia. Learn about the Dirt Road Wine Tour and sample wines from throughout the U.S. and beyond. Bring a picnic or purchase on there and bring concert chairs and the kids. Don’t forget the tie-dyed T-shirt!
August 4, 2018
Hill Top Berry Farm & Winery Blackberry Harvest and Music Festival
2800 Berry Road
Pick your own blackberries or explore unique vendors while enjoying a glass of your favorite Hill Top wine. Admission includes commemorative tasting glass, wine and mead tasting and live music. Catered lunch available for purchase.
August 25, 2018
Belle Grove Wine Festival
336 Belle Grove Road
Tastings from regional vineyards, meaderies and cideries, with chef demonstrations, fine wine purveyors, and local food, artisan and merchandise vendors. Live music throughout the day. Admission includes a souvenir glass.