Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
Sat, Nov 18, 2017
- 11:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival Returns to Poplar Forest November 18
Eat, drink, shop and explore a piece of American history when the Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival returns to Poplar Forest. This year the festival, which celebrates Jefferson’s legacy as the father of Virginia Wine, features tastings from 15 Virginia vintners. Funds raised by the festival support the ongoing restoration and preservation of Jefferson's secluded Bedford County retreat.
Representatives from Barboursville Vineyards, Chateau Morrisette Winery, Cobbler Mountain Cider, Fincastle Winery, Gabriele Rausse Winery, Jefferson Vineyards, Lazy Days Winery, Peaks of Otter Winery, Rebec Vineyards, Rural Retreat Winery and Vineyard, Sans Soucy Vineyard, Stanburn Winery, Thistle Gate Vineyard, Whitebarrel Winery and The Williamsburg Winery will pour in the tasting tents all afternoon.
Jeffferson VIP wine festival passes are $125 per person or $225 per couple; reservations are suggested, as seating is limited. Non-tasting VIP festival passes are $65 per person.General admission tickets, which include a complimentary Poplar Forest wine glass, are $25 in advance, $30 at the door; designated driver and non-drinking tickets are $10 in advance and at the door. Tours of Jefferson’s octagonal villa will also be available at a reduced cost. For more information call the Museum Shop at 434.534.8120 or visit thomasjeffersonwinefestival.com.
- 25 in advance (highly recommended), $30 at the door; designated driver and non-tasting tickets are $10 in advance and at the door. VIP tickets and amenities are $125 per person or $225 per couple.
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