Adult Field Day at James Charles Winery

Join us for our Adults-only Field Day! We’re playing games all day and drinking plenty of wine – who said there weren’t perks with age?
Get your blood pumping with some of our special planned activities like:

Hatchet throwing with Shenandoah Valley Axe Throwing
Corn hole
Wine Pong
Bocce Ball
Jumbo Darts
…and many more fun field day activities!
Threesound will be providing the jams all day, so get ready to move and groove! Shrimp Shack and Little Bamboo Food Truck will be onsite so that you’ll never run out of fuel.
Get your teams together and bask in sweet nostalgia with us from 12-5pm on Saturday, September 11th. We’ll see you on the field!

Tickets are $10.
Purchase tickets:

Dancing at the Vineyard

Check out Briede Family Vineyards’ Dancing in the Vineyard series at the end of the month. It’s a perfect fun date night out!

Includes one hour of ballroom dance instruction from Social Graces, glass of wine and charcuterie, and social/dance time.

Hot Diggity Dog Day

Celebrate the 4th of July with us for a Hot Diggity Dog Day!
Come and build your own hot dogs with us, Monday, July 5th from 12-4PM! Load ’em full of the toppings of your choosing – it’s a celebration! Join us for a day full of classic eats and American spirit.
Options are:
– Chicago Style Dog
– Chili Cheese Dog
– American Classic Dog
First come, first served. While supplies last.

Celebrate Independence

Celebrate Independence at Valerie Hill Saturday, July 3rd! Starting at noon we’ll be serving hamburgers off the grill (till they’re gone) with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, onions, cheese, and more – and a side of macaroni salad – for only $10pp- Wine Club members are FREE! Then at 1:00pm the talented Jimmy Lee performs all your favorite acoustic hits. And of course there will be plenty of Valerie Hill wines and ice cold sangrias. Wear your red, white, and blue, and join us to celebrate!

Open July 3rd 11am-7pm.

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.

Memorial Day at Valerie Hill

This Memorial Day, celebrate those who paid the ultimate sacrifice to our country with great food, great entertainment, and great wine at Valerie Hill! Starting at noon we’ll be serving fresh pork BBQ with coleslaw and chips for $10 per person – Wine Club members are FREE!

At 1pm, local musician Jimmy Lee will entertain with acoustic hits that span the decades. Then join us as we pay respect to the fallen with our Missing Man Table Ceremony – an emotionally moving moment led by our own veteran, Mr. Phil Newcome.

And of course, we’ll be pouring all your favorite Valerie Hill wines and our popular sangrias all day! Make plans to join us for an awesome Memorial Day at Valerie Hill! (Due to the popularity of our holiday events, lawn chairs are recommended.)

Mother’s Day Picnic in the Vineyard

Treat your mom to a Mother’s Day picnic at the vineyard! Spend the day with Mom surrounded by the quaint elegance of James Charles Winery.

There are three options for your picnic:
Tarragon Chicken Salad Sandwich with pecans, grapes, celery, and Hellmans with baby greens on croissant.
Ham with Brie cheese, Granny Smith apples, baby lettuce mix and Dijon mustard on hearty grain bread.
Baby spinach with hummus, roasted red peppers, shaved carrots, sliced tomato, feta cheese, balsamic glaze and olive oil

Each wine-country Mother’s Day picnic will include a side salad of baby lettuce topped with tomato, cucumber, Kalamata olives, feta cheese and red-wine
vinaigrette. It even includes a dessert: rockslide brownie bar topped with caramel, toasted pecans, brownie chunks and caramel ganache.

So leave the planning for your Mother’s Day outing to us, and we’ll have your picnic ready for you when you arrive. Due to the popularity of our Mother’s Day events, lawn chairs & blankets are recommended.)

Admission Fee: $25.00

Little Bamboo Food Truck at James Charles Winery

We are a family-run winery and vineyard in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. We are continuing a family legacy of world-class winemaking, 90 miles from DC.

Join us St Patrick’s Day weekend, March 13th from 2pm to 5pm, as we enjoy savory dishes from Little Bamboo Food Truck!

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.