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Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival

November 18, 2017 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival

November 18, 2017 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thomas Jefferson considered wine to be “…a necessary of life.” His affinity for fine French wine was such that he envisioned establishing a vineyard and winery of his own in Virginia.

Join thousands of like-minded oenophiles at Thomas Jefferson’s secluded Bedford County retreat for the 9th Annual Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival to celebrate the Founding Father’s dream of establishing flourishing vineyards in Virginia. Festivalgoers can taste the multitude of offerings from some of the commonwealth’s finest vineyards and cideries; sample savory fare from local food purveyors; shop the festival market brimming with works by local artisans; and enjoy live musical performances.

Ticket Details

Must be 21 or older; ID must be shown for all tasting and VIP ticket holders at the door. No exceptions. 

  • Regular admission: $25 online in advance (highly recommended), $30 at the door
  • SOLD OUT – VIP tickets: $125 per person or $225 per couple
  • Designated driver and non-tasting tickets: $10
  • House tours will be available at a reduced cost

Online advance ticket sales will end at 5 p.m. on Friday, November 17. Tasting and non-tasting tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.


November 18, 2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Poplar Forest
1776 Poplar Forest Parkway
Lynchburg, VA 24502 United States
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