Located in Madison, Virginia, Early Mountain Vineyards is a stunning wedding venue that offers couples panoramic views. Furnished with luxurious amenities that couples can use to celebrate their big day, this destination is both flexible and versatile. Open for weddings and other occasions for over a decade, Early Mountain Vineyards assists in the creation of precious memories.
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Perfect for couples hailing from Charlottesville, Washington D.C., Richmond areas, and beyond, this getaway is easily accessible. It is nestled amongst stunning vineyards that line the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Early Mountain Vineyards offers a gorgeous four-season setting for couples' romantic winery wedding adventures. The premises can comfortably accommodate up to 200 guests. There are five event spaces in total. Couples will have the option to select their room of preference, and they may host a ceremony or reception, or a combination of the two.
Couples who book Early Mountain Vineyards are welcome to utilize the ceremony and reception chairs, as well as the tables provided by the venue. There is also luxurious patio furniture and fire pits on the property, perfect for gathering and chatting with loved ones. An available array of decor items can be used, including wine barrels, wedding arbor, and Prescott lanterns. The venue fee includes the use of a stunning honeymoon cottage nestled amongst the vines, completing a romantic occasion.
Early Mountain Vineyards is happy to provide various wedding-event facilities. They may be used for a ceremony, reception, or engagement party. Alternative uses include bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, and bridal suites. The following transportation and access-related services are provided to all guests:
- Wheelchair access
This venue was originally owned by Revolutionary War veteran Lieutenant Joseph Early, who served under General George Washington at Valley Forge. Many years later, Early Mountain Vineyards was purchased by Jean Case and her husband, Steve. After numerous renovations, the venue opened to the public in 2012.
Early Mountain Vineyards is located at the northernmost point on the Monticello Wine Trail. It is just 30 miles north of Charlottesville. Coming from Washington D.C. or Richmond, the venue is a couple of hours' drive.
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The venue is just so dreamy! The event hall is so magical soon as you walk-in, we just love designing pretty blooms and fresh greenery throughout the property. The staff at EMV are just so kind and helpful. We just LOVE working at Early Mountain! xo
Local Nanny Network absolutely loves entertaining children at Early Mountain Vineyards! It is such a gorgeous venue inside and out and has stunning mountain views! We love supervising children attending the wedding in the Grooms Lounge. It's quite cozy with a big leather couch and a few oversized chairs. The round table in the lounge makes for a wonderful craft table and an area for games. It's also close to the reception area for parents to pop in to check in on their children. We love Early Mountain and their wonderful staff! We highly recommend Early Mountain to any brides looking for a gorgeous venue. This venue is also makes for a wonderful winter wedding spot!
Early Mountain Vineyards is a gorgeous venue and their team is so professional and a dream to work with!
Monday - 11am-5pm Tuesday - Closed Wednesday - 11am-5pm Thursday - 11am-5pm Friday - 11am-8pm Saturday - 11am-5pm Sunday - 11am - 5pm
Early Mountain Vineyards frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Early Mountain Vineyards?
- Bridal Suite
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- Banquet Hall
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Early Mountain Vineyards for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Early Mountain Vineyards offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Early Mountain Vineyards offer for wedding events?
- Get Ready Rooms
- Pet Friendly
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