Enjoy live blues and spectacular views of the Potomac River at the Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour!

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Add to Calendar 10/07/2016 18:00:00 10/09/2016 21:00:00 America/Rio_Branco Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour

Enjoy live blues and spectacular views of the Potomac River at the Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour!

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Friday, October 7: $40; Saturday, October 8: SOLD OUT; Sunday, October 9: SOLD OUT

Program Details

Visitors learn about the successes and failures of our Founding Father’s wine endeavors, enjoy live blues music, and meet “George and Martha Washington” on the Mansion's piazza. Guests experience an evening tour of the Washingtons’ home and are invited to visit the basement where he stored his wine. To accompany the wine tasting, fruit and cheese boxes are available by advance purchase for $29.99 (plus tax).

VIP tables start at $1,100 and include admission for 12 people, three bottles of Mount Vernon house wine, a dessert platter from Alexandria Pastry Shop, a fruit and cheese tray from the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant, and private waiter service. Although Saturday is sold out, VIP tables are still available all three nights.

Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour takes place rain or shine and all ticket sales are final.

The following vineyards and wineries will be participating in Mount Vernon's Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour:


Name Location
Ankida Ridge Vineyards Amherst,  VA
Barboursville Vineyards Barboursville, VA
Beliveau Estate Winery Blacksburg, VA
Chateau Morrisette Floyd, VA
CrossKeys Vineyards Mt. Crawford, VA
DelFosse Vineyards & Winery Faber, VA
Democracy Vineyards Lovingston, VA
Dog & Oyster Vineyard Irvington, VA
Elk Island Winery Goochland, VA
Fincastle Vineyard & Winery Fincastle, VA
Horton Vineyards Gordonsville, VA
Ingleside Vineyards Oak Grove, VA
Jefferson Vineyards Charlottesville, VA
Maggie Malick Wine Caves Purcellville, VA
Mountfair Vineyards Crozet, VA
Mountain Cove Vineyards Lovingston, VA
Philip Carter Winery Hume, VA
Rosemont Vineyards La Crosse, VA
Stanburn Winery Stuart, VA
The Williamsburg Winery Williamsburg, VA


The following concessions by the Mount Vernon Inn and Alexandria Pastry Shop will be available for purchase:

The Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant

Entree Sandwiches (add chips for $2)

Pulled Pork BBQ Sandwich with Coleslaw $10

Grilled Chicken Satay (3 skewers) $9

Turkey & Gruyere Ciabatta Sandwich $9

Grilled Crabcake Sandwich $15

Light Fare & Snacks

Fried Pickles $5

Fried Mozzarella $5

Salami, Brie, Tomato & Mozzarella Sampler $11

Fruit & Cheese Sampler $10

Chipotle Spread with Baguette or Lavash Cracker $6

Hummus Spread with Baguette or Lavash Cracker $6

Lavash Cracker Bread by Lyon Bakery $5

Half Baguette by Firehook Bakery $4

Dirty Potato Chips (Sea Salt or BBQ) $3

New England Style Clam Chowder $4

Popcorn $3


Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Dasani Water $3

The Alexandria Pastry Shop

Brownie $4

Cupcake $4

Fruit Bar $4

Cake Slice $6

Peach Shortcake $6

Strawberry Shortcake $6

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