Virginia Wine Festivals

Spring, summer, and fall bring beautiful weather and wine festival fun! Throughout Virginia, festivals and events pop up most weekends in where you can taste wine from multiple wineries at once, often along with food such as oysters or barbecue. Start marking your calendars now for these top-notch wine festivals in Virginia.

March 31
Hops, Wines, & Swines Festival – Chatham, Va.

April 7-8
April Fools Festival – Glen Allen, Va.

April 14
Clarksville Lake Country Wine Festival – Clarksville, Va.
Smithfield Wine & Brew Fest – Smithfield, Va.
Williamsburg Music & Wine Festival – Williamsburg, Va.
Beaverdam Wine Festival – Beaverdam, Va.

April 20
Quantico International Wine & Food Festival – Quantico, Va.

April 21
Northern Neck Wine Tasting Festival – Heathsville, Va.
Hoover Ridge Park Wool and Wine Festival & Sheep Dog Trials – Madison, Va.
Blacksburg Fork and Cork – Blacksburg, Va.
Farmville Wine Festival – Farmville, Va.
The Wineoraner Wine and Pet Festival – Amherst, Va.

April 27-28
Bloomin’ Wine Fest – Winchester, Va.

April 28
Dogwood Wine Festival – Richmond, Va.
Taste of Vienna – Vienna, Va.

May 4
Beer and Wine Classic – Richmond, Va.

May 5
A Taste of New Kent – New Kent, Va.

May 5-6
Orange Uncorked Wine Festival at Montpelier – Orange, Va.
Annual Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival – Norfolk, Va.

May 12
Neptune’s Spring Wine & Food Festival – Virginia Beach, Va.
Strawberry & Wine Festival – Gretna, Va.

May 18
Corks for a Cause – Purcellville, Va. 

May 18-20
Spring Wine Festival & Sunset Tour – Mount Vernon, Va.

May 19
Virginia Wine and Craft Festival – Front Royal, Va.
Pungo Wine Festival – Virginia Beach, Va.
Vinton Wine & Food Festival – Vinton, Va.

May 26
Valleyfest Beer and Wine Festival – McGaheysville, Va.

June 2-3
Vintage Virginia – Centreville, Va. 

June 16
Annual Rosemont Wine and Art Festival – LaCrosse, Va.
Manassas Wine & Jazz Festival – Manassas, Va.

June 23
New Orleans Festival – Winchester, Va.
Virginia Summer Solstice Wine Festival – Amherst, Va.

June 30
Jazz & Wine Festival – Staunton, Va. 

July 7-8

Gray Ghost’s 24th Anniversary Festival – Amissville, Va.

July 14
The Horse and Hound Wine Festival – Bedford, Va.
Watermelon Wine Festival – Concord, Va.

July 21
Winestock – Washington, Va.

August 4
Blackberry Harvest & Music Festival – Nellysford, Va.

August 25
Grayson County Wine Festival – Independence, Va.

September 2
Labor Day Wine & Music Fest – Amherst, Va.

September 8
Long Strange Night on the Mountain – Bedford, Va.

September 15
Wine by the Lake – Spotsylvania, Va. 

September 22
Bark, Wag, & Wine – Lovettsville, Va.

September 29
Harvest Festival at Potomac Point Winery – Stafford, Va.

September 29-30
Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival – Moneta, Va.

South African Food & Wine Festival – Gum Spring, Va.

October 5-7
Fall Wine Festival and Sunset Tour – Mount Vernon, Va. 

October 6
Yorktown Wine Festival – Yorktown, Va.
Rockbridge Vineyard Harvest Festival – Raphine, Va.
Powhatan’s Festival of the Grape – Powhatan, Va. 

October 13-14
Virginia Wine & Garlic Festival – Amherst, Va. 

October 20
Rock the Grapes! Festival – Berryville, Va.
End of Harvest Festival – La Crosse, Va.

October 20-21
Town Point Virginia Fall Wine Festival – Norfolk, Va.

November 3
Bratwurst, BBQ, & Mulled Wine Fall Festival – Leesburg, Va.

November 10
Shenandoah Uncorked Wine Festival – Quicksburg, Va.

November 17
Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival – Forest, Va.