Winter Hours in Effect

We will be open 7 days a week 11-5:00.  Last tasting 4:45.

Sunday 1/20 Winter Wine Tasting List w PV ’14

(Daily)

For your cold winter days, we have released the Petit Verdot’14 to our tasting list.  Originally on the “Purchase Only” list, come taste for yourself!

Saturday February 2: LIBRARY RESERVE TASTING LIST Opens w/ Limited Release of Cab Sauv ’09 and Cab Franc Reserve ’09

(Weekends only)  Choose from our regular Winter tasting list or, for the first time ever, a special Library Reserve tasting.  A rotating list of some of our favorite library wines, but always including Cabernet Sauvignon ’09 and Cabernet Franc Reserve ’09. Limited purchases available.

Sunday March 10: Return to Regular Hours 11-5:30, 7 days a week.

Sunday March 31: Wine Club Release Event

Barrel Tasting with Winemaker Damien, followed by celebratory Anniversary Toast in the Pavilion.

Monday April 1: April Fools’ and the Anniversary Celebrations Begin!

As we celebrate our 40th (vines)/30th (wines) and 10th anniversary of our ownership of AMV, we’ll be hosting special events.

Friday April 5: Media Day

Tour, tasting and conversations with Winemaker Damien followed by dinner in the Pavilion. Invitation Only.

Saturday April 6th:  Public Anniversary Celebration

Join us for a full day of events as we celebrate 40 years of vines, 30 years of wines and 10 years of ownership by the Smith family. Open to the public and no fees to attend. Free commemorative glass with all tastings!

11:30 Meet Gabriele Rausse, the Godfather of Va Wine, as he talks about planting some of the first vines at AMV.

12 – 2:00 Book signing with Richard Leahy, author of “Beyond Jefferson’s Vines – the Evolution of Quality Wine in VA”.

12-4 Chickapig board games available.

1:00 – 4:00 Food available from Côte-Rôtie food truck.

2:00 – 4:00 LIVE MUSIC with Erin and the Wildfire

Sunday April 21:  CLOSED for Easter Sunday

Wednesday May 1: Wine Dinner at Brasserie Saison.

Join us and Jake Busching Wines for a paired 4 course meal with 2 wines per course.

Sunday May 12: Mother’s Day

Saturday May 25: Season Opener of Afton After Hours w/Eli Cook.

Join us for our kickoff event, 6-8:30 pm.  Food available from food trucks.  $5 cover charge.  Bring a blanket and a friend for a beautiful vineyard evening.

Saturday June 22: Afton After Hours with Jimmy O

Join us from 6-8:30 pm.  Food available from food trucks.  $5 cover charge.  Bring a blanket and a friend for a beautiful vineyard evening.

Saturday July 6:  Sunset Saturday

Live music 6-8 pm with food truck available.  No cover charge.

Saturday July 13: AMV CLOSED for a private Smith family event.

Saturday July 27:  Afton After Hours with Bobby Midnight Band.

Join us from 6-8:30 pm.  Food available from food trucks.  $5 cover charge.  Bring a blanket and a friend for a beautiful vineyard evening.

Saturday August 3: Sunset Saturday

Live music 6-8 pm with food truck available.  No cover charge.

Saturday August 24: Afton After Hours (season end)

Join us from 6-8:30 pm.  Food available from food trucks.  $5 cover charge.  Bring a blanket and a friend for a beautiful vineyard evening.

Saturday September 7: Sunset Saturday (season end)

Live music 6-8 pm with food truck available.  No cover charge.