Visit the Heart of Virginia Wineries for an event!

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There are several festivals that HOVA wineries host and the other HOVA wineries attend. This is a great time to visit a winery while the other 5 also participate... all in one location! Listen to live music, shop local vendors, and grab a bite from gourmet food trucks while you sip your favorite Heart of Virginia wine!


June 8th, 2019


at Grayhaven Winery in Gum Springs, VA

Join Fifty-Third Winery & Vineyard, Grayhaven Winery, James River Cellars,  Lake Anna Winery, and Mattaponi Winery for all things southern and good!

Live music by the Forrest McDonald Band with special musical guests

A Celebration of Southern Food: Shrimp and Grits, Fried Chicken, BBQ, Hush Puppies, Chicken N' Waffles, and more from Gregory’s Grill and Brekkie South African Waffles

Tickets:  $20 in advance/ $25 at the door. 

*Some seating available - picnic blankets and lawn chairs recommended. Coolers with ice allowed (check in at gate). No outside drinks/alcohol (except water) allowed - Please support our local food vendors - no outside food except for those with allergies and special diets

Questions and Info: Contact Grayhaven Winery 804-556-3917

Caribbean Beach Party

August 3rd, 2019


Join us along with Heart of Virginia Award winning wineries Fifty-Third Winery & Vineyard, Grayhaven, James River, and Mattaponi wineries for an evening of great wine, exceptional food and Caribbean Music.  Wear your favorite Island Shirt, shop our craft vendors, and dance out on the patio under the stars.  Taste wines from all FIVE wineries and kick back with a glass of your favorite.

Location: Lake Anna Winery

5621 Courthouse Road

Spotsylvania, VA 22551

Visit or call (540) 895-5085

for more information

April Fools’ Festival

2020 Date TBD!


Join the HOVA wineries for the first big festival of the year!

Listen to live music, taste wine from five different wineries, join in on a tour, visit with local craft vendors, and browse the food truck court. There will be tons to do!

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Location: James River Cellars Winery

11008 Washington Highway

Glen Allen, VA 23059

(804) 550-7516