Whether it’s a Valentine’s 5K in your running shoes or a Winemaker’s Dinner in heels, read on for some romantic Valentine’s Day options in Charlottesville’s Wine Country:
Cardinal Point Winery has a way to work off your winter time excesses! Uncork the Romance at the 5th annual Wine Lovers 5K! Run with the ones you love… a sweet start to a fun and romantic weekend. The race starts (9:00 am) and finishes in the vineyard and winds its way through some of the most scenic back roads in central Virginia. Walker and stroller friendly.
The Saddleback Hall at Veritas Vineyards will be the location for a Valentine’s Day Winemaker’s Dinner on Saturday, February 10th from 6:30 -11pm. It’s a five course, wine paired dinner with dancing afterwards! $140 per person/cocktail attire.
“Be Mine with Wine” at Keswick Vineyards on Saturday, February 10th where they are offering a special tasting in the wine cellar paired with delicious desserts. After your tasting, enjoy the romantic setting while you savor a glass of wine by the fireplace on their enclosed porch! The tastings will begin at 12:00pm with seatings available every 15 minutes.
Valentine’s Sunday Brunch at DuCard Vineyards – Sunday, February 11th, 11:30 – 2:30 p.m. Enjoy a lovely Valentine’s Sunday Brunch catered by Chef Mark Gresge of l’etoile Catering of Charlottesville and featuring the beautiful harp music of Vicky Lee. The beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains serve as your scenic backdrop for this elegant date with your loved one. $59 per person, plus tax and service charge (Wine Club Members get 15% discount). Limited seating, and advance reservations are required.