17 Dog-Friendly Wineries in Virginia

Dog and Wine

Virginia is home to over 300 wineries. One of my favorite weekend activities is to visit some of the local wineries with friends, and with my friends’ dogs! We often bring our furry friends to enjoy a picnic and a flight of our favorite reds and whites! Many Virginia wineries are dog-friendly. Some wineries only … Read more

6 Top Wineries Near Virginia Beach


Virginia Beach is a major vacation destination on the east coast of Virginia. It is located in the southeastern Tidewater region of the state. It is not far from other major cities in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia, including Norfolk, Newport News, Hampton, and Williamsburg. Virginia Beach is 107 miles from Richmond, 177 miles … Read more

7 Best Wineries Near Woodstock, VA


Woodstock is a small town located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, close to the border with West Virginia. The town is located along the lovely “Seven Bends” area of the Shenandoah River. Woodstock also serves as the county seat of Shenandoah County. Woodstock is about 27 miles southwest of Front Royal, … Read more

6 Best Wineries Near Middleburg, VA

Vineyard with Sun

Middleburg, Virginia is a historic town located in Loudoun County in Northern Virginia. It is conveniently located on Route 50, and it is less than an hour’s drive from Fairfax County. Middleburg is home to many of the best wineries in the state, including several award winners. This makes it an excellent destination for wine … Read more

14 Best Wineries Near Chesapeake, VA

Wine Glasses

The Chesapeake, Virginia is an independent city located in the tidewater region of eastern Virginia. Nearby cities include Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, Newport News, and Hampton Roads. The Chesapeake Bay region of Virginia also encompasses areas further north, including the Northern Neck, Middle Peninsula, and Lower Peninsula. The Chespapeake tidewater region is very different from … Read more

10 Best Wineries Near Luray, Virginia


Luray Caverns is one of the major attractions in Virginia that’s not to be missed! The state of Virginia is also home to over 300 wineries. That means that no matter where you travel, you are sure to be able to find some excellent wineries in the state! Near Luray, in the Shenandoah Valley of … Read more

8 Best Charlottesville Wineries

Jefferson Vineyard

The Charlottesville area in central Virginia has a large number of excellent wineries that offer fabulous wines and lovely scenery amidst the Blue Ridge Mountains and surrounding hills and streams. I took a Labor Day Weekend trip exploring the area recently, and I want to share just some of my favorite Charlottesville wineries that I … Read more

11 Northern Virginia Wineries to Visit in 2022


Virginia has an abundance of wineries located throughout the state that produce world-class wines and feature lovely scenery. Winery visits are a perfect way to celebrate a special occasion or spend a weekend or a day off. Northern Virginia wineries are generally located in Loudoun County, Fauquier County, and other points to the west and … Read more