David Andrew Smith Live at Briede Vineyards

Come spend the afternoon sipping wine on the patio and listening to the sound of David Andrew Smith as he plays his guitar.


Briedé Family Vineyards is  a small boutique vineyard that grows hybrid grapes. Our peaceful estate sits on 27 acres, so come unwind with a glass from our tasting room while taking in the view of the beneficial habitat that supports our vineyard.

Apple Blossom Festival: Bloomin’ Wine Fest

Enjoy live entertainment, great food, spectacular Virginia wines, and wonderful company. Join us to “Uncork the Bloom” at the official kick-off of the 94th Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival®.

New for 2021, the United Bank Bloomin’ Wine Fest has been expanded to a three-day event and a new outdoor venue – Frederick County Fairgrounds.

There will be wine gardens featuring over 20 of Virginia’s finest wineries offering wines sold by the glass or bottle. Craft beer lovers can also enjoy beer by the glass. There will also be artisans bringing their own special flair, tasty Festival foods, and regional musical talents. The admission fee includes a souvenir wine glass and access to wine and beer tastings. No outside food or drinks will be allowed inside the event area. All items (including, and without limitations, backpacks and purses) are subject to search upon entry or re-entry. No pets are allowed in the event area. Sale of unopened bottles and cases will be available.

COVID-19 Statement: Ticket holders will be required to follow CDC guidelines and mandates in order to participate in events.

​Ticket block times include:
Friday, April 23 1 pm to 5 pm and 6 pm to 10 pm
Saturday, April 24 Noon to 4 pm and 5 pm to 9 pm
Sunday, April 25 1 pm to 5 pm

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Christmas Tree Lighting

Join us for our annual lighting of the winery Christmas tree!
Purchase a glass of mulled wine as we gather around the tree and see the lights go up – this event is great for kids, too.
Don’t forget your complimentary cookie!
We will light the tree at 7pm, but come early and kick off the holiday season.

Melanie Pearl Music at Briedé Vineyards

Just because it’s fall doesn’t mean that we’re headed inside just yet!
Come enjoy live music on the patio.
We’ve got the patio heaters all warmed up and ready for Saturday.
We’ll be here enjoying live music by Melanie Pearl Music, will you?!

Black Friday Weekend at James Charles Winery

Join us as we celebrate Black Friday Weekend and Small Business Saturday with savory food from Ghosted Concepts. These delicious sandwiches pair beautifully with all of your favorite James Charles wines. Stay and sip for the day or grab a sandwich and bottle of wine to go!
A Look at the Menu:
Smoked Pork Loin Sandwich:
A rosemary & thyme crusted pork loin serve with a garlic aioli on a toasted brioche bun, served with fries and coleslaw.
Smoked Ribeye Sandwich:
A garlic crusted ribeye loin served with grilled onions and a tiger dill sauce on a toasted brioche bun, serve with fries and coleslaw.
Grilled Cheese Sandwich:
A Texas toast style Grilled cheese served with fries and coleslaw.
Choice of cheese American, Gouda, Brie, and Cheddar.


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Black Friday Celebration


Escape the chaos of shopping and spend Black Friday at Valerie Hill.

Starting at noon we’ll have our full cafe menu available including food specials. Then at 1:00pm enjoy live music with Jimmy Lee.

And of course wine will be flowing all day! Still have the urge to grab some Black Friday shopping deals?

Just bring your laptop or tablet and enjoy our free WiFi! And of course our manor house will be decked out in all her Christmas Glory! Don’t miss one of our favorite days of the year.

Blessing of the Vines

Join us at James Charles Winery Saturday, October 17th for a European Tradition of the Blessing of the Vines.

Reverend Bjon Lundberg from Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Winchester will bless the vineyard to ensure a bountiful harvest.

Blessing starts at 2:00pm. Immediately following the blessing, light fare and our wonderful James Charles wines will be available for purchase in the tasting room.

We will be joined by The Knights of Columbus, offering sandwiches and other foods with sales supporting the MSGR Stanley Krempa Soup Kitchen.

This is open to the public and it is free to attend!

Yoga in the Vines

Our family invites you to sip on carefully crafted wines while relaxing on our 27-acre estate that overlooks the vineyard’s sustainable habitat.

Bring your own yoga mat and dress appropriately, weather permitting will be outside. Includes glass of wine following the yoga session.
All guests participating in the event will receive 10% off bottle sales.

$20 advanced ticket purchase / $25 tickets at the door (day of event)

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Wine Tasting

Celebrate 22 years in business with the Murphy Beverage Co. on Sunday November 3rd and Daylights Savings WINE!

Murphy’s is hosting another wine tasting with Brewbakers from 1-4pm.

They will feature 25+ wines and have light munchies available.

There will also be the chance to talk with industry folks.

$5.00 from every ticket will go to benefit the Youth Development Center.

Tickets will be available by Friday 10/18, they are $25.00, $20.00 for Platinum Wine Club Members and are non-refundable.

Everyday wines to fancy wines will be featured. Please make plans to join us, and don’t forget to fall back!