Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour at Mount Vernon

Enjoy live blues and spectacular views  of the Potomac River while sampling wine from 16 Virginia wineries.  Visitors learn about the successes and failures of our Founding Father’s  wine endeavors, enjoy live blues music, and meet “George and Martha  Washington” on the Mansion's piazza.  Guests experience an evening tour  of the Washingtons’ home and are invited to visit the basement where he  stored his wine. Tickets to the Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour  tickets are $38 per person Friday and Sunday night; Saturday night $44  per person, fruit and cheese boxes are $26 each.

Ticket sales begin August 25 at 10 a.m. at the Ford Orientation Center or MountVernon.org.

Here are some helpful hints to make your evening more enjoyable:

  • Remember to bring a lawn chair or blanket - this is a casual relaxing evening on the lawn 
  • This event is held rain or shine so come prepared 
  • Concessions by the Mount Vernon Inn are available in the tasting tent (Cash and Credit Accepted). 
  • Remember to bring a valid photo ID for entry.

Event Dates/Times

10/3/2014 - 10/5/2014
 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fees

 $38 per person Friday and Sunday night; Saturday night $44 per person, fruit and cheese boxes are $26 each