We are open Thursday through Monday from 12 - 6 p.m. We are closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
We are located at 1126 Marksville Rd, Stanley, VA and our phone number is 540-742-1489. Groups of 8 or more, please call ahead to help make it a more enjoyable experience for all! As a farm, we ask that you please leave your pet at home when you come to visit us - we're happy to share our dog with you while you are our guest!
Thank you for visiting our site. We are located in the Shenandoah Valley in Page county, known for its rural character and scenic beauty, between the towns of Luray and Stanley. Our small farm winery is nestled on the western slope of the Blue Ridge mountains. This is a working farm and vineyard; we also have a flock of natural-colored Romney sheep as well as free-roaming chickens for your viewing pleasure while picnicking and enjoying your wine!
Summer finally arrived! Come on out and enjoy the beautiful weather! We have both indoor and outdoor tasting bars!
We invite you to come out and enjoy a day in the country. Bring a picnic and wander around the farm and vineyard, picnic by the creek, or just sit on our deck, enjoying the wine and the surroundings. In the colder months, warm yourself by the fireplace in the tasting room or one of our outdoor heaters or fire pits. We offer free wi-fi for our friends while you are enjoying your wine on the deck or in the tasting room.
We'd love to have you join our extended family, either as a Wine Club Member or a "Friend of the Winery"! See this link on our Facebook page for more details. If you are interested in joining us, just shoot us an email or let us know the next time you come by!
Upcoming Events (see below for all events)
June 4 (Saturday) - Music Under the Arbor with Blue Note Duo, 4 - 6 p.m. Enjoy the light listening music of another local duo with lovely vocals by Lisa Sedwick and accompanied by Steve Shapiro on guitar!
June 12 (Sunday) - Music Under the Arbor with Acoustic Thunder, 1 - 3 p.m. This local favorite, high-energy duo plays great classic rock.
June 25 (Saturday) - Music Under the Arbor with Me & Martha, 5 - 7 p.m. This duo are members of America's Old-Time Country and Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame keeping up a family tradition of Appalachian Mountain Music. Me & Martha play American fiddle tradition, blues, old-time string band, sea shanties and work songs, old-time-country, bluegrass, and contemporary folk ballads.
Our farm dates from the 1890s, although we are the first to grow grapes here. Our tasting room is an addition to the original house, a lovely Victorian. Our vineyard is located on a very old creek bed and is extremely porous and rocky, which helps the grapevines thrive.
We follow sustainable agriculture practices, and strive to be good stewards of the land. All of our trellising is made from cedars grown on our property which we had to clear to make way for the vineyard - no treated posts and recycling at its best!
We believe a great wine comes from great grapes. To that end, we spend most of our time in the vineyard, tending the grapes. We pick them at the optimal time to allow the wine to achieve it's highest potential on it's own with minimal interference from the winemaker.
All of our wine is crafted from 100% Virginia-grown grapes. Our goal is that they will eventually all be from estate-grown grapes. Our offerings include Pinot Gris (estate), Chardonnay, Viognier, Traminette, Seyval (estate), Vidal, Petit Verdot, Merlot, Carmine (estate), and Norton (estate). We also offer three semi-sweet blends (Velvet, Ashtaroot, and Adonis) and a dessert wine (Sweet Daisy). The regular tasting fee is $8 for eight wines and includes a souvenir glass.
We ship within the state of Virginia and other selected states; if you would like to order our wine, just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org!
2016 Events Calendar All events will be rain or shine and free of charge unless otherwise noted
We invite you to come out and enjoy a day in the country. Bring a picnic or purchase some of our light fare to enjoy with our wine while you listen to our Music Under the Arbor series from June through September! Wander around the farm and vineyard, picnic by the creek, or just sit on our deck, enjoying the wine, music, and the surroundings.
June 4 - Music Under the Arbor with Blue Note Duo, 4 - 6 p.m. Enjoy the light listening music of another local duo with lovely vocals by Lisa Sedwick and accompanied by Steve Shapiro on guitar!
June 12 - Music Under the Arbor with Acoustic Thunder, 1 - 3 p.m. This local favorite, high-energy duo plays great classic rock.
June 25 - Music Under the Arbor with Me & Martha, 5 - 7 p.m. This duo are members of America's Old-Time Country and Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame keeping up a family tradition of Appalachian Mountain Music. Me & Martha play American fiddle tradition, blues, old-time string band, sea shanties and work songs, old-time-country, bluegrass, and contemporary folk ballads.
July 24 - Music Under the Arbor with Acoustic Thunder, 1 - 3 p.m. This local favorite, high-energy duo plays great classic rock.
July 30 - Music Under the Arbor with Denny Toyy and the Café Society Band, 5 - 7 p.m. This local quartet plays great jazz!
August 6 - Music Under the Arbor with Time, 5 - 7 p.m. Another local acoustic duo blends soaring harmonies, powerful vocals and a passion for music to take listeners on a musical journey through the 50s, 60s, 70s and beyond. From folk to rock, from doo-wop to the music of the great singer/songwriters
August 20 - Birthday/Anniversary Party. Join us as we celebrate our 7th birthday in business! Lots of goodies all weekend and the great reggae music of Greg Ward on Saturday from 3 - 5 p.m.!
Sept. 3 – Pick ‘em & Stomp ‘em A fun-filled day for all! Come out early for the Blessing of the Vines and help harvest our first grapes of the season. Once the grapes have been picked, the stomping begins! If you've ever wondered what it's like to stomp grapes like Lucy or just see the process of turning grapes into wine, this is your chance! We'll also provide lunch for our volunteers as well as a vertical tasting. The date is dependent on the grapes and Mother Nature, so be sure to check our website or give us a call ahead of time.
Sept. 11 - Music Under the Arbor with Greg Ward, 1 - 3 p.m. Greg Ward's performance consists of an upbeat acoustic set that is an explosive blend of classic Reggae hits, and Originals, all with an Island flavor!
Sept. 24 - Music Under the Arbor with Chip Rickel, 4 - 6 p.m. Chip plays a nice blend of rock-country and folk music.
September/October - Harvest Season! We will harvest through October on most Saturdays, usually beginning at 8 a.m. and going until lunch. We love to feed out volunteers! Call 540-742-1489 to see if we will be harvesting on any particular Saturday as the grapes and Mother Nature determine the actual process! If you come by on Sundays, you will often find us pressing the previous day's grapes.
Closed Thanksgiving Day.
Thanksgiving until Christmas - Warm, mulled wine on weekends. One free wine tasting for three cans of non-perishable goods. The food items will be donated to our local food bank at Page One. Offer good until Christmas; no limit to the number of days, one per day.
December 17 - 22 - Christmas Open House. Come out and celebrate the holiday season at our Christmas Open House! We will have assorted light refreshments available for munching while enjoying a glass of wine by the fire.
December 23 - January 6 - Closed! Enjoy the holidays and have a safe, happy, and healthy New Year!