Posted 12/18/14 via Facebook

Our neighbor found a sweet pup and asked us to post. Call us at 540.456.8667 if you know what family is missing this cutie.


Neil StevensThat is one cute pup!2 days

Shirley Sechrest SpencerThere is a missing dog sign at the corner of Afton Mtn Rd & Mtn Rd for white dog with one black ear! I couldn't read the phone#.2 days

Blue Ridge Wine ExcursionsAdorable!2 days

Cathy RobbOh he's precious!! I will take him if nobody claims him!1 day

Afton Mountain VineyardsUPDATE: He was returned to his happy owners last night! Thanks for all the attention and shares.19 hours

Posted 12/15/14 via Facebook

Beautiful black swans on the lake today.


Janice Lynne Wilson Fischerwow - have never seen those before.5 days

Jerry ChambersLovely sight for being so close to home...thanks for posting.5 days

Posted 12/12/14 via Facebook

Thanks to our British photographer friend Mick Rock for this great photo. We enjoyed hosting the Circle of Wine Writers in November.


Janice Lynne Wilson FischerThat's a stunning photo!1 week

Elaine RichardsonCan this be purchased?1 week

Afton Mountain VineyardsElaine - we'll find out!1 week

Anna HubbardI want one too!! Beautiful:)1 week

George Nettles Jr.Just beautiful country!1 week

Aleia WoolseySo gorgeous!1 week

Paul CallinanWOW!1 week

Eileen DeCampBeautiful!!!!7 days

Pat Cleveland RountreeShould be a poster7 days

Chris Hansen HoogmoedAbsolutely AWESOME!7 days

Virginia Wine in My PocketWhat a beautiful day they had for their visit - heavenly!6 days

Posted 12/07/14 via Facebook

We acknowledge with sorrow the passing of Tom Corpora. Tom and Shinko were the creators of Afton Mountain Vineyards. Their first wine was produced in 1990; our 2014 wines will be the 25th vintage. We are saddened that Tom will not be here to celebrate this historic vintage with us. ... See MoreSee Less


Neil StevensHis legacy continues through his initial dream and toil.2 weeks

Anna Hubbardoh sorry to hear this news. Give Shinko condolences from the Meffords.2 weeks

Mary Beth Taylor WilliamsI'm very sorry to hear.2 weeks

Aleia WoolseyLukas Bernard2 weeks

Mark G BeiseckerThank you for your vision Tom! RIP2 weeks

Lukas BernardDang2 weeks

Michael KellerI'm sorry for your loss. 😔2 weeks

Virginia Wine TimeSorry to hear of his passing.2 weeks

Linda Lanier RiceYes, very sad.2 weeks

Jim AitkenSo sorry to hear this news. We met Tom and Shinko back in 1991.2 weeks

Janice Lynne Wilson FischerThey were good friends and neighbors as well.2 weeks

Katya Shoemaker SpicuzzaHow very sad.2 weeks

Bill TonkinsYou can't like something like this. Our condolences to Shinobu and Robbie.2 weeks

Coleen PaixaoSo sad to hear this.2 weeks

Afton Mountain VineyardsYou're right Bill. We think of a "like" as a condolence message to the Corpora family.2 weeks

Mimi PaixaoVery sorry to hear this.2 weeks

Isabel E Paul MalonsonThat is sad news.2 weeks

Michael BrittinghamSo sorry to hear.2 weeks

Shirley Sechrest SpencerSo sorry to hear this. Thoughts & prayers to Shinko & sons!2 weeks

Christine Wells VroomanWhile I never met him, this image speaks for him. .so beautiful2 weeks

Tim KennellWe will miss Tom, a good friend.2 weeks

Rhonda Carwile Lee TepperSo sorry to hear this. Sending my condolences.2 weeks

Joy Cline Haas"Bacchus we thank who gave us wine Which warms the blood within our veins; That nectar is itself divine. The man who drinks not, yet attains By godly grace to human rank Would be an angel if he drank." Pierre Motin Thank you Tom for your vision. You are missed.2 weeks

Bernard FinotThnak Kerry for this picture, and thanks Corpora,s FAMILY for all that They do1 week

Posted 12/01/14 via Facebook

Happy December.


Jeff NewtonGreat idea!!!!3 weeks

Nancy M. DowdyI want one!3 weeks

Kayla WilsonMorgan Nisbet Jackson3 weeks

Nola SpeirsAre you sharing ? Xoxo3 weeks

Chris Hansen HoogmoedThat's the best advent calendar I ever saw! Beats the chocolate date boxes.3 weeks

Aleasha Beth LiddleThis gift I would not refuse at all!!3 weeks

Luz Elena Rivas ValenzuelaI want one!3 weeks

Lindy KowalczykMerry Christmas!!!!!!!!1 week

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our events

Saturday, December 21st:

Release of VDN and Bollicine. Just in the "Nick" of time!   Our new Port-style "VDN" (Vin Doux Naturele) and the 2012 brut Sparkling "Bollicine" will be released to the tasting list for this day only.  The perfect gift or holiday treat awaits!   

December 26th through January 6th:

Nelson151 Twelve days of Christmas Charity Program. Each day of this traditional holiday season, a member of the Nelson151 trail sponsors a giving program to their favorite local charity.   

Sunday, December 28th:

AMV's Charity Day. A portion of our proceeds today will go the the Blue Ridge Medical Center's Rural Health Outreach program.  Grab a glass or a bottle with friends and support medical care in our community.   

Holiday Hours:

We will be closed 12/23-25, and 12/30-1/1.

weddings & private events

We would love to have you share your special day or event with us at our vineyard. Our vineyard and facilities provide spectacular views and amenities to ensure your special day is one to remember for years to come. Experience your event in our unique setting, surrounded by 360 degree mountain views.

We host only 8 weddings a year, no more than one per weekend. If you would like to have a memorable and unique wedding, click here to download our Weddings and Events guide for all of our information, and don't hesitate to contact with questions or to schedule a wedding tour.