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

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Add to Calendar 10/05/2018 18:00:00 10/07/2018 21:00:00 America/Rio_Branco Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour

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

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Public Sale: July 16, 10AM

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Friday, October 5: $42; Saturday, October 6: $48; Sunday, October 7: $38
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Celebrate the history of wine in Virginia with exclusive evening tours of the Mansion and cellar, appearances by George and Martha Washington, and a live music. Bring a blanket, relax on the east lawn overlooking the scenic Potomac River, and sample wines made in Virginia. 

During tours of the Mansion, visit the cellar where Washington stored his wine and learn about the successes and failures of our Founding Father’s endeavors with wine.

Participating Wineries
50 West Vineyards
Barboursville Vineyards
Chateau Morrisette
DelFosse Vineyards & Winery
Grey Horse Vineyards
Horton Vineyards
Ingleside Vineyards
Molon Lave Vineyards
Naked Mountain Winery & Vineyards
Narmada Winery
North Gate Vineyard
Otium Cellars
Paradise Springs Winery
Prince Michel Vineyard
Rosemont Vineyards
The Williamsburg Winery
The Winery at Bull Run
Veritas Vineyard & Winery

Music

David Bach Consort - Friday, October 5

This Baltimore-based ensemble uses a keyboard, bass, drums, and saxophone to an extensive repertoire ranging from pop and rock to traditional jazz tunes.

Nightlife Trio - Saturday, October 6

The Nightlife Trio energizes their crowds with a mixed repertoire of favorite celebration songs.

Bruce Ewan and the Solid Senders - Sunday, October 7

A well-known D.C. blues musician, Bruce Ewan has been called a "harmonica wizard" by the Washington Post. He has played at Mount Vernon's Wine Festival for 16 years and is joined by The Solid Senders this year.

Save the Date

2019 Fall Wine Festival: October 12-14

Watch highlights from last year's event

Food Options

To accompany the wine tasting, fruit and cheese boxes are available by advance purchase. A variety of hot and cold food and desserts including baguettes, gourmet sandwiches, and specialty sweets will be available on site from the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant. Outside food and beverages are not allowed.

VIP Tables

VIP tables 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. 

Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour takes place rain or shine and all ticket sales are final. There is a $3 transaction fee in addition to ticket price.

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