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231 Fest

Event Date

Saturday, June 10, 2023
12:00pm - 6:00pm

Enjoy a taste of Virginia’s premier craft beverage scene in the Southwest Mountains. Spend the day on the stunning grounds of Castle Hill Cider enjoying wine, beer, and cider tastings along with delicious food trucks, live music, local artisans and a kids area! Presented by Castle Hill Cider in benefit of the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.

Saturday, June 10th
*VIP admission begins at 11am*
Rain or shine event

Ticket Types:
General Access - $64
• A tasting from each participating winery, brewery and cidery
• A festival logo tasting glass
• Live Music acts throughout the day
• Access to Food Trucks, Local Vendors and more

VIP Admission - $114
Enjoy the VIP experience throughout 231 Fest. Here are the details, with more to be announced:
includes all General Access perks, plus:
Early festival access at 11am - one hour prior to GA pass holders
A branded festival swag bag with exclusive merchandise
Two private experiences - details TBA
Exclusive access to our primary VIP lounge in the air conditioned Loft, including private bathroom, and sweeping views of the festival and landscape
15% off Castle Hill bottle purchases
A private tented outdoor area

Designated Driver - $15
Kids Ticket (age 5-20) - $7

Scroll down to check out our amazing festival vendors!

Sip, sip, hooray!
Castle Hill Cider
Merrie Mill Farm & Vineyard
Patch Brewing Co.
Keswick Vineyards
Chestnut Oak Vineyard
E arly Mountain Vineyards
Bald Top Brewing Co.
Horton Vineyards
The Barn at 678
Barboursville Vineyards

Rock on!
The Judy Chops
Tara Mills Band
. ..and more to be announced!

Eat up!
Popitos Pizza
Salty Bottom Blue Oysters
Croby's Lobster Rolls

Shop local!
Vendors to be announced.

For a Good Cause!
Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA will be on-site with dog adoption opportunities throughout the day.

In addition to sponsorship funds raised, a portion of the proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.

Just for Kids!
Face Painting
Arts & Crafts


6065 Turkey Sag Rd
Keswick, VA 22947
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Event Fee

$64 GA / $114 VIP / $15 DD / $7 kids add-on


Castle Hill Cider

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MJ Arquette

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