The 39th Annual Virginia Wine Festival returns to the Great Meadow Event Center in The Plains, Va., on September 13th and 14th. Considered to be the "cornerstone of wine festival season," the Virginia Wine Festival will feature up to 50 Virginia wineries, offer free wine tastings, and conduct educational viticulture seminars with festival-goers during the two-day event. The Virginia Wine Festival will also play host to a variety of local musical talents and vendors, allowing guests to experience a little of everything Virginia has to offer.
Confirmed wineries for the 2014 Virginia Wine Festival include: Barboursville Vineyards, Cooper Vineyards, Democracy Vineyards, Jefferson Vineyards, Peaks of Otter Winery, Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery, Trump Winery, The Williamsburg Winery and more. View the complete list here.
Tickets for the Virginia Wine Festival are on sale now at virginiawinefest.com or
by calling 888-VA-FESTS.
Be the Judge Tasting Tent. The former presents a private tasting with David Barber, Vice President of the Atlantic Seaboard Wine Association, while the latter provides guests the opportunity to learn how to judge select Virginia wines from Virginia wine veteran Neil Williamson.
Festival performers include: Indecision, Jr. Cline and the Recliners, The Big Payback: A Tribute to the Music of James Brown and Gabe Morales Trio. There will also be a variety of family-friendly activities, including "Becki the Balloon Lady," slides and inflatables.
A "Worry Free" shuttle provided by Reston Limousine is available to guests to and from the Vienna Metro stop and Reston Town Center. This and food pairing options are accessible to all festival guests through the variety of
For more information about the Virginia Wine Festival, including a schedule of events, visit virginiawinefest.com.