Apr
27
6:30 pm18:30

Trivia Night @ First Colony Winery

  • First Colony Winery

Join us on Thursday, April 27 from 6:30-8:30 pm for a night of trivia! Only $5 per person to play, winning teams get FCW prizes! We will have bonus wine trivia rounds as well as blind tasting rounds!

May
13
11:30 am11:30

Mother's Day Tea @ Horton Vineyards

  • Horton Vineyards

Come and enjoy a sitting of tea with an extensive menu of savory and sweet delights accompanied by a glass of Horton wine and individual pot of tea. There will be two seatings, one at 11:30 AM and the other at 2:30 PM. Tickets are $35 for adults and $25 for anyone 21 and under. Ticket sales will be final unless the event is cancelled. We do ask that you alert us to any food allergies or assistive needs when purchasing a ticket.

May
13
12:00 pm12:00

Mouth Wide Open Food Truck @ First Colony Winery

  • First Colony Winery

Mouth Wide Open Food Truck will be at First Colony Winery on May 13 from 12-4 pm to satisfy your cravings! Grab a glass of FC wine and a delicious slider from MWO Food Truck and spend the afternoon on our patio or on a blanket on the field.

May
14
12:00 pm12:00

Cheers to Mom @ First Colony Winery

  • First Colony Winery

Nothing says thank you to the most important woman in the world like a glass of wine on her special day! Spend the day with your family enjoying the beautiful May weather on the patio with a picnic or learning about the winemaking process with a tour. Admission is free. A gift will be given to the first 24 moms through the door.

May
20
12:00 pm12:00

Butch's Bar-B-Que @ Wisdom Oak Winery

  • Wisdom Oak Winery

BBQ Anyone? Pack your picnic blanket or grab a table on our patio and join us for an afternoon of wine and BBQ. Butch's Bar-B-Que will be on-site from 12-4 pm and there will be live music featuring Sue Harlow.

Jun
10
11:00 am11:00

4th Annual Open House @ Loving Cup Vineyard

  • Loving Cup Vineyard & Winery

A little something for everyone.  For the ambitious, take a haywagon tour of the vineyard and a cellar tour with the winemaker.  For the more relaxed, chill on the veranda with live music and a pitcher of Sangria.  Local favorite, Dr. Ho's Humble Pie, will be bring their new food truck.  And an 8-year old Thomas Jefferson is rumored to attend.

Jun
10
12:00 pm12:00

BBQ Bonanza! @ First Colony Winery

  • First Colony Winery

First Colony is thrilled to bring back BBQ Bonanza this year! Enjoy live music from Pat Anderson Music from 1:00-4:00pm. Delicious BBQ and other food options will be available for purchase from 12:00-5:00pm. Play a game of Cornhole, Croquet, Giant Jenga, Giant Dominoes, Lawn Tic-Tac-Toe, or Bocce in the field. Grab a table on our patio, or bring your blankets and lawn chairs for a fun-filled day at First Colony. Admission is free.


Apr
23
11:00 am11:00

Cooking Class with Terre Sisson @ First Colony Winery

Learn to prepare a delicious meal with professional Chef Terre Sisson of Charlottesville Wine & Culinary. Prepare and enjoy a three-course meal paired with First Colony wines and receive a 20% discount on your wine purchases that day! $68.00/person.

Apr
22
12:00 pm12:00

Barks and Barrels @ First Colony Winery

  • First Colony Winery

First Colony is hosting our biannual special day for you and your furry friends! Bring your friendly dog out for a day of fun with other dogs. We will have frisbees, balls, and other doggie toys so Fido can play in our huge field! Human games are always available at no charge. Fluvanna SPCA will be bringing dogs and puppies for adoption. Free live music from Michael Clem and food from The SpiceSea Gourmet will be available for purchase from 1:00-4:00 pm.
Leashed dogs are permitted in the Tasting Room. Admission is free.

Apr
22
11:30 am11:30

Wizards Day @ Horton Vineyards

  • Horton Vineyards

On Wizarding Winery Day we will be celebrating all things magic. Bavarian Chef Food Truck is going to be joining us that day for some wonderful German treats! Come out and see what Horton has in store for the witches and wizards of Virginia.

Apr
22
10:30 am10:30

Walking Vineyard Tour @ Keswick Vineyards

  • Keswick Vineyards

Join winemaker Stephen Barnard for a walking tasting through the vines. Learn the trials and tribulations of grape growing in Virginia and how the "Soil and Soul" of Keswick Vineyards affects the wine you taste!

Apr
19
6:30 pm18:30

Paint Your Pet with Wine & Design@ First Colony Winery

  • First Colony Winery

Paint a portrait of your pet with the help of First Colony Winery wine and Wine & Design! Spend a Wine Wednesday sipping First Colony wine, snacking on cheese and crackers, and painting a portrait of your favorite furry friend. Registration Required.

Apr
15
1:00 pm13:00

Easter Egg Hunt @ Horton Vineyards

  • Horton Vineyards

Bring the family to Horton for an afternoon of family fun. Arts and Crafts stations will be available starting at Noon and then the Easter Egg Hunt begins at 1 PM. We will also have Gourmeltz Food truck here from 12-5.

Apr
15
10:30 am10:30

Walking Vineyard Tour @ Keswick Vineyards

  • Keswick Vineyards

Join winemaker Stephen Barnard for a walking tasting through the vines. Learn the trials and tribulations of grape growing in Virginia and how the "Soil and Soul" of Keswick Vineyards affects the wine you taste!

Apr
14
6:00 pm18:00

Scrabble Night @ Horton Vineyards

  • Horton Vineyards

Join us at Horton Vineyards while we celebrate National Scrabble Day with a night of wine, snacks and Scrabble games of course! If you have your own board, feel free to bring it. Wine will be available for purchase throughout the night and light snacks will be complimentary. There will also be a door prize!

Apr
14
6:00 pm18:00

Taste of White Hall Winemakers Dinner

  • White Hall Community Building

Please join us for a collaborative Spring Wine Dinner celebrating the wines of White Hall, Virginia! White Hall Vineyards, Stinson Vineyards, and Grace Estate Winery have teamed up with Kitchen Catering to bring you the perfect night in White Hall. Winemakers Brad McCarthy (White Hall), Rachel Stinson Vrooman (Stinson), and Frantz Ventre (Grace Estate) will walk you through your wine and food pairings.

Apr
14
1:30 pm13:30

Taste of Monticello - From Grapes to Glass: A Look at Modern Winemaking at KFV

  • King Family Vineyards

Join Winemaker Matthieu Finot on a behind the scenes look at what goes into modern winemaking at King Family Vineyards. Finot was born in Crozes Hermitage in the Rhone Valley of France. Coming from a family of viticulturists and wine lovers, Finot was predisposed to continue his family's pursuit of making and enjoying wine.

Apr
14
11:00 am11:00

Taste of Monticello - #yeswayrosé: A Rosé Lunch

  • Early Mountain Vineyards

A new addition for the 2017 Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival, the #yeswayrosé lunch will bring together 5 unique styles of rosé, each paired with a spring inspired dish, and poured by their respective winemaker! Participating wineries include Blenheim Vineyards, Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery, Early Mountain Vineyards, Loving Cup Vineyard & Winery, and Stinson Vineyards.

Apr
14
10:30 am10:30

Taste of Monticello - Pop, Fizz, Clink: A Sparkling Wine Brunch

  • Veritas Vineyard & Winery

The annual Monticello AVA Sparkling Wine Brunch returns for the 2nd year as part of the 2017 Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival! Winemakers from participating wineries (Afton Mountain Vineyards, Horton Vineyards, King Family Vineyards, Trump Winery and Veritas Vineyard and Winery) will pour and discuss their wines with guests over a brunch menu of perfectly paired farm to table inspired plates!

Apr
13
6:00 pm18:00

Taste of Monticello - Monticello Cup Awards

  • The Jefferson Theater

The 2017 Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival begins with the Monticello Cup Awards! Join us for an exciting evening of celebrating quality wines alongside the winegrowers and winemakers of the Monticello AVA. Guests will taste gold and silver award-winning wines from the 2017 Monticello Cup Wine Competition, each category paired with heavy hors d'oeuvres.

Apr
9
1:00 pm13:00

Art Opening @ Blenheim Vineyards

  • Blenheim Vineyards

Join us for the opening of Marcia Molnar's photography exhibit, showcasing gorgeous images from around the Blenheim Vineyards property. Mouth Wide Open Food Truck will have food available for sale from 12-4pm.

Apr
9
1:00 pm13:00

Paint @ Early Mountain Vineyards

  • Early Mountain Vineyards

Join us at Early Mountain Vineyards as we partner with Charlottesville Wine and Design and spend your afternoon sipping wine and creating a unique piece of art to take home.

Apr
7
6:00 pm18:00

Friday Nights @ Grace Estate Winery

  • Grace Estate Winery

Each Friday, we host live music and local food trucks to accompany our award winning wines. Join us this Friday for Grainneog and Mouth Wide Open food truck!

Apr
7
6:00 pm18:00

Paint & Sip Event @ Delfosse Vineyard

  • Delfosse Vineyard & Winery

Sip and Paint with us at Delfosse Vineyard on April 7th from 6 to 8 PM. We will be painting a fun floral piece! We are certain it will be an original! Preregistration is required.

Apr
1
12:30 pm12:30

Yoga On the Vine @ First Colony Winery

  • First Colony Winery

Join Amrita and Monica from Open Heart Yoga Center to experience the postures, breathing, and relaxation on the grounds of First Colony Winery. Each class is $38 which includes a sandwich, snacks, and a glass of First Colony Wine.

Apr
1
11:00 am11:00

Spring Open House @ Lovington Winery

  • Lovingston Winery

Join us Saturday April 1st for our Spring open house! We will have Spice Sea food truck onsite with CIA Chef Whitney Matthews cooking up her famous surf & turf dishes that pair beautifully with Lovingston wines. Meet our owners, winemaker and friendly staff Sommelier over a glass and a crab cake!