Do you love fall? Of course you do! Toast to the harvest with a glass of Virginia Wine to kick off Virginia Wine Month in style. We cover everything you need to know about Virginia Wine Month: its history, the best pairings and a few ideas for throwing your own harvest party to celebrate all the things that make fall in the Commonwealth so special.
Virginia’s culture of distilling began back in colonial times, adapting old world whiskey recipes to new ingredients. It quickly grew to commercial ventures in George Washington’s times before taking on the robust form of craft distilling we recognize today.
There's a lot to love about Virginia in the fall - and pumpkin picking? That's one of our favorite Autumnal pastimes. From the hayrides to apple cider, bonfires to face painting; a day at the local pumpkin patch is a memory to cherish forever. We've curated this list of family farms around the state that offer all the pumpkin-filled fun you can handle. so get exploring!
Foodies are in luck because September is packed with foodie events and activities in Virginia. We're talking food truck battles, oyster roasts, apple harvest festivals, beer benefits, and more unique foodie throwdowns all across the state.