Posted on 10/12/2023 by K. Foster

It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Wine Season

October is the height of wine season in Virginia, and there's truly no better time of year to visit one of the region's unique wineries. The leaves are changing, the air is crisp, and there's an extensive selection of locally grown wine to keep you warm! Now is the perfect time to plan a wine weekend with friends, book a romantic vineyard tour for two, or simply enjoy a relaxing atmosphere while sampling the local flavors of Virginia. Whether you enjoy white, red, or something in between, you're guaranteed to find a winery that suits your tastes and offers a one-of-a-kind experience. 

Searching for a top-notch winery to celebrate wine season? Check out a few of our recommendations below!

Brix & Columns vineyards
McGaheysville, VA

This local favorite pairs panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains with a curated selection of locally grown wines that are made to be savored! Order a glass of red, white, or sweet wine, enjoy live music throughout the year, or take part in fun events like Yoga & Wine!

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Mermaid Winery
Virginia Beach, VA

Mermaid Winery is one of the costal region's best spots to enjoy a glass of wine! This wine bar and restaurant is located just minutes from the oceanfront and offers delicious food plus a robust menu of wines from all around the world that are guaranteed to satisfy any palate!

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Purple WOLF Vineyard
Harrisonburg, VA

This vineyard is part of White Oak Lavender farm where they harvest lavender plants every summer and grapes every fall to make unique blends of wine that can't be found anywhere else! Sample white, red, sparkling and lavender wines as well as seasonal treats like wine slushies!

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Valley Road Vineyards
Afton, VA

Valley Road Vineyards is conveniently located along the famed Nelson 151 route: a must-see for craft beverage enthusiasts! This charming farm winery offers features a Tasting Room, Patio, and Pavilion where you can sample white, red, rosé, or sparkling wines while enjoying the scenic mountain views!

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Wilderness Run Vineyards
Spotsylvania, VA

This family-owned vineyard invites you to discover their collection of thoughtfully crafted Country, Historic, and Estate wines, all grown right here in Virginia! Enjoy their relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere where you can sample wines at your leisure while savoring the peaceful, scenic vistas.

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Williamsburg Winery
Williamsburg, VA

Located in one of Virginia's most historical cities, Williamsburg Winery is a place where memories are made. Sample authentic wines from their robust menu of locally grown beverages, grab a bite to eat at their on-site restaurant, enjoy live music at their outdoor pavilion, or book a tour of their expansive farm!

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