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8th Annual Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival

November 19 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


2009_TJWF_058Thomas Jefferson called wine “…a necessary of life with me.” Join thousands of like-minded wine enthusiasts at his secluded plantation for a Virginia wine festival like no other, featuring Virginia wineries along with artisans, local food purveyors and musical entertainment. It is held inside large, heated tents, rain or shine. Tasting tickets include a complimentary wine glass. Because this is an adult event, there are no children’s activities available. We ask that attendees refrain from bringing outside food or drink. With the exception of service dogs, pets are prohibited. Hotel packages will be available.

Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival 081VIP TENT
 This special tent will be set up in the center of Mr. Jefferson’s south lawn. VIP tickets include a seat at a table in the tent, samples of French wines and heavy hors d’oeuvres that can be paired with wine.

Regular Admission tickets are $25 in advance (highly recommended); $30 at the door; non-tasting tickets are $10 in advance and at the door. VIP tent are $125/individual and $225/couple.



Check back for details including participating wineries, food and craft vendors, and performers.

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November 19
11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Poplar Forest
1542 Bateman Bridge Road
Forest, VA 24551-0419 United States
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(434) 525-1806