2015 Festivals Horton Vineyards Will Attend
Dates & Hours subject to change
August 29 - Labor Day Wine & Music Fest - Amherst, VA. Rebec Vineyards, 12pm - 6pm. Enjoy the fruits of OUR labor!
Sept. 5 - Epicurience Virginia - Morven Park, Leesburg, VA. 12pm - 6pm. At the very heart of Epicurience Virginia, the Grand Tasting is a culinary adventure like no other. This day-long edible showcase brings farm-to-table food, award-winning wines, notable chefs, live bands, and lots of other delicious diversions to the grounds of gorgeous Morven Park.
Sept. 5 - Savor & Sip Culpeper - Culpeper, VA. 12pm - 5pm. Tempt your palate at "Savor & Sip Culpeper" featuring the very best in local cuisine from Culpeper's unique restaurants and Virginia wineries. Other activities of the day include childrens activities, and live entertainment.
Sept. 7 - Herndon Jazz Festival - Herndon, VA. Monday 12pm - 6pm. Join us in downtown Herndon for great music, a craft show, food, twelve wineries and micro-brews and culinary demonstrations. Info: 703-435-6868.
Sept. 12 - Rockbridge Beer & Wine Festival - Lime Kiln Theater - The Chamber of Commerce serving Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County will hold the 21st Annual Rockbridge Beer & Wine Festival at Lime Kiln Theater from
Sept. 12 - Acca Shriners - Acca Temple, Richmond. 12pm - 5pm. Great music, RVA Breweries, VA Wineries, Craft Fair, Food Vendors and ACCA Car Club. $15 in advance, $20 at gate.
Sept. 12 & 13 - Virginia Wine Festival - Great Meadows at The Plains - The Plains, VA. 11am - 6pm, Sat. & Sun. As the longest-running wine festival on the East Coast, the Virginia Wine Festival has become a Grand Commonwealth Tradition and a wine enthusiasts’ paradise.
Sept. 19 - Wine By The Lake - Lake Anna State Park, Lake Anna, VA. 11am - 5pm. The 2015 Wine by the Lake Wine Festival is a wine festival being held at the Lake Anna State Park directly on Lake Anna. The festival will promote the local Lake Anna community, its restaurants and businesses and great Virginia wineries combined with amazing local food, great music and local Lake Anna vendors.
Sept. 19 - Taste of Freedom Wine Fest - Orange, VA., Montpelier. 12am - 7pm, RAIN OR SHINE, at historic James Madison's Montpelier for our Taste of Freedom Wine Festival. We will have wineries, cider houses and breweries participating (all from Virginia), as well as regional artisans and crafters.
Sept. 19 & 20 - Stratford Hall Wine and Oyster Festival - Stratford, VA. 11am - 6pm Visit Robert E. Lee's birthplace for this annual wine fest. Family entertainment features Treakle’s Train barrel rides, hayrides, alpacas, a miniature farm animal collection, and Memory Lane Car Club show (classic car show Sunday only).
Sept. 26 & 27 - Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival - Lakewatch Plantation, VA. Sat. 11am - 6pm., Sun. 11am - 5pm. Whether you are a wine lover or just tempting your taste buds, Virginia wines offer flavors and styles to please every palette. Winemakers will be on hand to answer wine-related questions and assist guests with their sampling. Enjoy a favorite or try something new. Sip a glass at the festival or take a bottle home. Bring your lawn chair, relax and enjoy CONTINUOUS LIVE MUSIC!
Sept. 26 - Festival of Grapes & Hops - Petersburg, VA. 11am - 5pm. Petersburg's Wine and Beer Tasting Festival. Enjoy Virginia wines and beers the way they were meant to be tasted...with friends, music and great food! Gather your friends and bring them to charming Old Towne Petersburg for a day of sipping, swirling and fun.
Oct. 2 & 3 - Wine On The Beach - Ocean City, MD. The Inlet. 12pm - 7pm. Welcome to the annual Wine Fest at the beach featuring wineries from the East Coast of the United States. Micro-Brewed Beers, Delmarva Cuisine, Quality Arts and Crafts, and Local & Regional Live Music will be focal points of this year's event.
Oct. 2, 3 & 4 - Mount Vernon Fall Wine Festival - Mount Vernon, VA. 6pm - 9pm. Join Mount Vernon in its rain-or-shine fall celebration of the history of the Virginia wine industry on the east lawn overlooking the Potomac River. Participants sample wines from award-winning Virginia wineries, learn about the successes and failures of our Founding Father’s wine endeavors, enjoy live blues, and meet “George Washington” on the Mansion's piazza.
Oct. 3 - Yorktown Wine Festival - 12noon - 6pm - Yorktown, VA.
Oct. 4 - Carytown Wine Festival - Richmond, VA. 12pm - 6pm.
Oct. 10 - Chesapeake Wine Festival - Chesapeake, VA. 12noon - 6pm. Thousands will gather to enjoy wines not only from Virginia’s finest wineries, but from around the world – and along the way will taste the many foods from the regions best restaurants. Live music from Lewis McGehee, Jesse Chong and friends will accompany the many wine and culinary celebrations.
Oct. 10 - Autumn Peak Festival - Massanutten Resort, VA. 11am - 5pm. Take a chairlift ride to the peak of Massanutten Mountain and see the Shenandoah Valley in the splendor of fall. Live music arts & crafts, fabulous food and Virginia wines highlight this popular event.
Oct. 10 & 11 - CIAO Italian Wine Festival - Williamsburg, VA. 11am - 6pm.
Oct. 17 & 18 - Town Point Wine Festival - Norfolk, VA. Town Point Park. 11am - 5pm. Join us along the Downtown Norfolk waterfront for one of the state’s largest outdoor wine festivals featuring more than 30 Virginia wineries providing a sampling of wines available for purchase by the glass, bottle or case. Also enjoy gourmet, made-in-Virginia food items, specialty crafts, and live musical entertainment.
Oct. 24 - Powhatan Festival of the Grape - Powhatan, VA. 11am - 7pm. If you love tasting the best of Virginia wines, enjoying savory food, and listening to the best in live entertainment, all in an enchanting courthouse square, then we hope you will join us for Powhatan’s Festival of the Grape. We are delighted to offer 30 wineries, 100+ quality arts and craft vendors, as well as a variety of live entertainment and a great selection of delicious, regional favorite foods.