The Avoca Museum in Altavista hosts 7 area wineries: Sans Soucy Vineyards, Gabriele Rausse Winery, Peaks of Otter Winery, Rebec Vineyards, Tomahawk Mill Winery, Altillo Vineyards, and Democracy Vineyards under century old oak trees. The family-friendly festival includes a free, adult supervised children’s area with crafts, activities and a bouncy house. You can relax in the shade listening to The Steve Freeman Band or Deanie Blues Band. Wander the beautifully landscaped gardens, getting an early start on Christmas with local vendors. Food available will include BBQ and "carnival" fare.
Discounted pre-sale tasting tickets are on sale at Altavista Chamber of Commerce. The Bank of the James (Altavista office), First National Bank (all branches), Miller’s Jewelry, and Avoca Museum.
- $20 tasting at the gate
- $15 tasting pre-sale (tasting tickets are the only pre-sale tickets offered)
- $10 General Admission (12 years & older, non-tasting)
- $5 Children ages 6-11
- 5 and under are admitted free