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Annual Wine & Oyster Festival

September 21 @ 10:00 am - September 22 @ 6:00 pm

Join us Saturday, September 21st and Sunday, September 22nd for the Annual Wine & Oyster Festival at Stratford Hall!

Enjoy tastings from Virginia wineries, coastal oysters, food trucks and breweries as you explore local artisan booths. Enjoy entertainment both days of the Festival with live music and activities for all ages.

Gather family and friends and experience all that Stratford Hall has to offer. Experience tours of the Great House, wander the 18th-century gardens and discover local wares at the Gift Shop. Explore the road to the cliffs overlook, gristmill, and beachfront fossil hunting.

Overnight lodging accommodations available in Guest Houses. To make your reservation, email reservations@stratfordhall.org or call 804-493-1967.

Don’t miss the specialty car shows featuring the Mustang Car Clubs on Saturday and the Memory Lane Car Club on Sunday.

Come and learn from the experts of TOGA, Tidewater Oyster Gardener’s Association! Watch the Virginia State Champion Oyster Shuckers demonstrate their skill, acquire new recipes through cooking demonstrations and classes, plus learn the latest oyster trends through educational activities right on the Oval.

Early Bird Tickets
Tasting Ticket: $25 (includes wine glass)
Non-Tasting Ticket: $17
Ages 7-12: $5
Ages 6 and under: Free
*through September 11th

General Event & Day-Of Tickets
Tasting Ticket: $30 (includes wine glass)
Non-Tasting Ticket: $20
Ages 7-12: $5
Ages 6 and under: Free
*Beginning September 12th. Online ticket sales end Thursday, September 19th at midnight. General Event Tickets available at Festival for walk-up purchase.

Please note, Taster Tickets are for wine tasting only.

Tickets are valid for one day only. To attend both Saturday and Sunday, please purchase one ticket per day (two total to attend both days per person).

They do not include oysters or beer tasting.

This event is held rain or shine. Tickets are non-refundable.
No coolers allowed inside the festival grounds.
No outside food or alcohol.
No ATM machine available on site.
Dogs are allowed but must be leashed at all times.
Please feel free to bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket.

See Highlights from previous festivals!


The 2019 Wine & Oyster Festival is full! We are no longer accepting Vendor Applications for this year’s festival. Check back for information on the 2020 Festival to become a future vendor.

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September 21 @ 10:00 am
September 22 @ 6:00 pm


Stratford Hall
VA United States

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