Join us for our most popular event of the year. Taste unlimited samples of wines from Virginia's finest wineries.

The wine festival takes place rain or shine.

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Add to Calendar 07/16/2021 18:00:00 07/16/2021 21:00:00 America/New_York Summer Wine Festival & Sunset Tour

Join us for our most popular event of the year. Taste unlimited samples of wines from Virginia's finest wineries.

The wine festival takes place rain or shine.

Member Tickets

Admission

General Public Tickets

Admission

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Dates

Cost

Friday: $49 Members, $59 General Public
Saturday: $53 Members, $63 General Public
Sunday: $43 Members, $53 General Public

Taste Unlimited Samples of VA Wines

  • Bring a blanket and relax on the east lawn overlooking the Potomac River.
  • Sample wine from Virginia wineries.
  • Meet George Washington.
  • The Shops at Mount Vernon are open until 9 p.m.

The first floor of the Mansion will be open during this event. 

Mount Vernon can be accessed from the Washington, DC metro by car or by public transportation. Doors open at 6 p.m. each night.

No outside food or beverages are allowed, except bottled water.

Concessions by the Mount Vernon Inn will be available for purchase. Credit cards are accepted for concessions.

VIP Tables

VIP Tables

VIP tables include:

  • Admission for 12 people
  • Three bottles of Mount Vernon house wine
  • A charcuterie tray
  • A fruit tray
  • A dessert platter
  • Private waiter service

VIP tables will be spaced more than 6-feet apart from other tables.

However, guests sitting at the same table will be in close proximity of each other and food will be served on shared platters. All servers for VIP tables will wear face coverings.

Participating Wineries

Participating Wineries

  • AmRhein Wine Cellars – Bent Mountain, VA
  • Barboursville Vineyards – Barboursville, VA
  • Chateau Morrisette Winery – Floyd, VA
  • DelFosse Vineyards & Winery – Faber, VA
  • Gray Ghost Vineyards – Amissville, VA
  • Ducard Vineyards – Charlottesville, VA
  • Fox Meadow Winery – Linden, VA
  • Lost Creek Winery – Leesburg, VA
  • Ingleside Vineyards – Oak Grove, VA
  • Lake Anna Winery – Spotsylvania, VA
  • Narmada Winery – Amissville, VA
  • New Kent Winery – New Kent, VA
  • North Mountain Vineyard & Winery – Maurertown, VA
  • Philip Carter Winery – Hume, VA
  • Fifty-Third Winery & Vineyard – Louisa, VA
  • Williamsburg Winery – Williamsburg, VA

Concessions

Hot Items

  • Jumbo Hot Dog – $6
  • Pulled Pork Sandwich – $8
  • Cheeseburger – $10
  • Beef Satay (2) – $12
  • BBQ Beef Satay (2) – $12
  • Philly Pretzel – $5

Cold Items

  • Hummus with Half Baguette – $6
  • Chipotle Dip with Half Baguette – $6
  • Fruit and Cheese Box – $6
  • Charcuterie Box – $12
  • Smoked Salmon and Boursin Cheese on a Baguette – $12
  • Veggie Wrap – $8
  • Turkey Sandwich – $8
  • Chicken Caesar Salad – $8
  • Plain Baguette – $8

Daily Snacks

  • Bagged Chips – $2
  • Kettle Corn – $2
  • Jumbo Seasonal Cookies – $3
  • Ice Cream – $4
  • Candy – $2

Beverages

  • Canned Soda – $2
  • Dasani Water – $3
  • Powerade – $3
Seating

Seating

Guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or small lawn chair to sit on the East Lawn. Seating is not provided.

Tents, tables, pop-ups, grills, beach or free-standing umbrellas, coolers, and glass containers are not permitted.

Face Coverings

Face Coverings

Fully vaccinated individuals are not required to wear a face covering.

Those who are not vaccinated are required to wear face coverings indoors and when social distancing is not possible outdoors.

This policy applies to both staff and guests.

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For more things to do in Virginia, visit Virginia.org, the official tourism website for the state of Virginia. You’ll find an overview of each region in Virginia, as well as information about cultural attractions, upcoming events, and where to stay. You can also purchase merchandise featuring the official Virginia slogan, “Virginia is for Lovers.”

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