July 3, 4, & 5: Red, White & You!
Philip Carter Winery of Virginia
A celebration of freedom, independence and liberty. Festive three-day weekend filled with live music, games, apple pie and vanilla ice cream.
July 4: 7th Annual Pork & Cork
Barren Ridge Vineyards (Fishersville)
A fun and tasty event, 6:30 to 10. Music by Who Shot John and full BBQ dinner by Hogback Mtn. Barbecue. Fireworks after sunset.
July 4: Reds, Whites and Bluegrass
Keswick Vineyards (Keswick)
Wines by Keswick. Music by Bent Mountain Trio. Soul food, pizza, savory and sweet pies and ice cream for purchase. No entry fee. Picnic and enjoy. Pets welcome.
July 4: Birth of Democracy Festival
Democracy Vineyards (Lovingston)
All day music, food, vendors and wine tasting by DelFosse, Hilltop Berry Farm, Lazy Days and Mountain Cove. Entry fee. Call for reservations.
July 4: Independence Day Celebration
New Kent Winery (New Kent)
Celebrate America's 229th birthday in the spectacular setting of New Kent, Winery of the Month for July. Bring your picnic blanket or grab a spot on the porch for an afternoon with friends and family. Enjoy the music of Southern Branch.
July 4: Pre-Fireworks Party
DuCard Vineyards (Etlan)
Yankee Dixie play bluegrass and Americana. BBQ for sale by Pig & Steak. Pets welcome. No cover. Followed by Graves Mountain Lodge fireworks just down the road.
July 4-5: Celebrate Independence Day
Narmada Winery (Amissville)
Plenty of reds and whites perfect for summer sipping. Test your cornhole skills at the first ever competition on the lawn by the tasting room. Perfect family fun.
July 5: Yappy Hours
Keswick Vineyards (Keswick)
Bring your four-legged friends to play while you socialize and sip with other animal lovers. Louisa Humane Society on site. Every Sunday event.
July 11: Annual Key West Festival
Breaux Vineyards (Purcellville)
Come to the "Vineyard in Paradise" for wine tastings, food vendors, live music, kids activities and more! Tickets online and at the gate.
July 11: The Black Dog Arts Festival
Chateau Morrisette (Floyd)
If you love wine and the arts, you won't want to miss this inaugural festival featuring talented artists showing and selling their work. Day ends with a performance by the Greensboro Symphony. Visit website for information and tickets.
July 11: Winemaker's Dinner
Naked Mountain Winery (Markham)
Chef Eric Stamer's amazing dinner pairs delicious creations with amazing wines. Passed hor d'oeuvres followed by a four-course seated meal. Reservations required.
July 11: The Palio!
Three Fox Vineyards (Delaplane)
Learn about this time-honored Italian tradition form Siena where bareback riders circle the Piazza del Campo with thousands watching. Be part of the Tree Fox Palio race.
July 11: Bastille Day
DelFosse Vineyards and Winery (Faber)
A celebration with delicious French Crepes and cheese plates. Music in the outdoor plaza. Selection of five to eight savory and sweet crepes for purchase. Reservations suggested.
July 11: Starry Nights
Veritas Vineyards & Winery (Afton)
Bring family, friends, blankets, lawn chairs and dancing shoes for live music, wine and an unforgettable night under the stars. Advance reservations suggested.
July 11: Horse and Hound Wine Festival
Johnson's Orchards Farm (Bedford)
Taste Virginia wines while enjoying good music, art, craft and food vendors. Parade of horses, agility dog and muskrat racing plus numerous other events with horses and dogs as the primary attractions. Family and pet friendly. Tickets online.
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