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Valley Road Vineyards

Region: Central Virginia

Valley Road Vineyards = Great Wine, Great People, and a Great Place.

Located just 20 minutes west of downtown Charlottesville VA, nestled against the Blue Ridge Mountains, Valley Road Vineyards is proud to be part of Wine Enthusiast's International Wine Region of the Year -- Charlottesville, Virginia / the Monticello American Viticultural Area (AVA).

We serve wine by the flight, glass or bottle. Or call to reserve a personal and informative tasting of our award-winning wines by one of our Vinisitas.

Located at the gateway to the popular Nelson 151 trail, Valley Road Vineyards is one mile south of the Route 250/151 interchange. Savor your favorite varietal while enjoying gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountain views from our patio and covered Pavilion Please ask about our Wine Club and wedding/private event space.

Visit our tasting room, SIP, open to the public seven days (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas). Tasting Flights from $15.95, plus bottle and glass sales. Groups of 8 and more require reservations; please call 540-456-6350.

Some of our Awards:

2014 Petit Verdot
2018 Governor's Cup Gold Medal AND Governor's Cup Case

2015 Viognier:
2018 Governor's Cup Gold Medal

2015 Whitehall Viognier:
2018 World Wine Championships Silver Medal
2018 Governor's Cup Bronze Medal

2014 Meritage:
2018 Governor's Cup Silver Medal

2015 Meritage:
2018 and 2019 Governor's Cup Silver Medal

2016 Meritage:
2019 and 2020 Governor's Cup Silver Medal

2017 Torn Curtain
Governor's Cup Silver Medal

Fête Sparkling Viognier
Governor's Cup Silver Medal

2019 and 2022 Chardonnay
Governor's Cup Silver Medal


9264 Critzers Shop Road
Afton, VA 22920
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Seasonal Hours*

Mon 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Tues 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Wed 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Thurs 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Fri 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Sat 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Sun 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
* Open Noon - 5:30pm -- New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

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Tasting Fee

Tasting Flights from $15.95, plus bottle and glass sales.

Reserve Tasting Fee

Private Tastings are available with one of our Vinistas; $28 plus tax & 20% gratuity. Call to reserve your spot! Reserve a FireGlobe; 90 minutes for $20. Or Reserve The Lodge (a private indoor space for up to 10 people for $100 + $100 wine minimum). For any reservation, call 540-456-6530.


Bus/RV Parking
Child Friendly
Food Available: Light Fare
Group Tours
Pet Friendly
Picnic Area
Private Parties
Tasting Room
Wine Shop