We look forward to spending time with you both at the winery and at various festivals and events throughout the year. All events at the winery are rain or shine and most require advance ticket purchases. Lawn furniture and/or blankets are welcome and suggested. VA Law prohibits patrons from bringing alcohol onto our property. While you are welcome to bring picnic items and non-alcoholic drinks to our events, please leave your alcoholic beverages at home.
At The Winery
CHURCH CREEK CLUB: HARVEST PARTY & WINE PICK-UP
Friday, September 15 | 5 to 7pm
We welcome our Church Creek Club members for a special Harvest Party to celebrate the season. Wine and cheese will be served.
MERROIR & TERROIR ~ OYSTER EXTRAVAGANZA
Saturday, November 11 | 4 to 8pm
No two things taste more like their place than wine and oysters. Join us to celebrate the Eastern Shore’s distinct viticulture and aquaculture offerings and tout the hyper-local benefits of growing grapes within steps of some of the best aqua farming in the country.
Tickets include a raw bar tasting of six different Eastern Shore oysters (grown from the Chesapeake Bayside to the Atlantic Seaside's Barrier Islands), unlimited roasted oysters, Eastern Shore-style clam chowder, and a glass of Church Creek wine of your choice. There will be acoustic music and limited seating available on a first come, first serve basis. Lawn furniture or portable tables and chairs are permitted.
$50/person | ORDER TICKETS
Special Events & Festivals
TOWN POINT VIRGINIA FALL WINE FESTIVAL
Saturday, October 21 - October 22, 2017 | 11am to 6pm
Experience Hampton Roads’ most anticipated Wine Festival of the fall season along the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront. Wine Enthusiast Magazine has named Virginia one of the 10 best wine travel destinations in the world! This year’s fall favorite will showcase more than 30 wineries with over 200 of the Commonwealth’s finest wine varieties.
Festival guests can enjoy the company of friends and family along the Elizabeth River for a weekend-long harvest of Virginia wineries in Town Point Park. Budding sommeliers and everyday enthusiasts can sample and purchase premier wine vintages and enjoy live musical performances, along with gourmet foods and specialty wares.
ARTISANS GUILD OPEN STUDIO & VINEYARD TOUR
Friday, November 24 - November 25, 2017 | 12noon to 5pm
The Artisans Guild-Eastern Shore of VA will hold its 15th Annual Holiday Tour on Friday and Saturday, November 24 and 25. This is a free, self-directed and self-driven tour – off Rt. 13 in Accomack and Northampton counties, stretching from Cape Charles in the south to Onancock in the north. There are 14 stops with 41 featured artists, two historical buildings, an alpaca farm, and Chatham Vineyards.
Visitors on the tour will discover a wide variety of high quality items, most of which are one-of-a-kind pieces. Jewelry, decoys, wildlife carvings, ceramics, art quilts, pottery, metal sculptures, wearable fiber, Windsor chairs, oil and watercolor paintings and more will be found at the various stops on the tour.
The work created by the Guild artisans is inspired by the unique beauty and history of Virginia’s Eastern Shore, and most incorporate materials found or produced locally. The Guild members are dedicated to promoting and preserving the rich artistic heritage of the area. Light refreshments will be available at some stops.