Upper Shirley Vineyards

600 Shirley Plantation Road, Charles City, VA 23030 Map · Phone number
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For 150 Guests $30k - $39k
Guest capacity 150 to 300
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About Upper Shirley Vineyards

A one-of-a-kind wedding venue in Charles City, Virginia, Upper Shirley Vineyards specializes in Southern weddings with a scenic twist. Located on the banks of the James River, the venue compliments the style and vision of each and every couple. A full-service venue, Upper Shirley Vineyards supplies everything needed for couples to have the most memorable day of their lives!

Facilities and Capacity
Upper Shirley Vineyards accommodates a maximum of 300 guests. Couples may choose to wed inside or outside on the waterfront ceremony lawn. This venue offers 14,000 square feet of indoor space inside their Low Country winery.

Services Offered
Couples who select Upper Shirley Vineyards to exchange vows benefit from a variety of services and amenities. Items include:

  • Indoor and outdoor settings
  • Event rentals
  • Cleanup


Cuisine
All cuisine is lovingly prepared by veteran chef and wedding caterer Carlisle Bannister. Meals are presented via the following serving styles:

  • Hor d'oeuvres
  • Buffet dinner
  • Station dinner
  • Plated dinner


Other Services
Upper Shirley Vineyards offers bar services and various wedding decor items upon request. Interested couples may choose from the following:

  • Bartender(s)
  • Cocktail reception
  • Champagne toast
  • House wine
  • Open bar
  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Tables
  • Chairs
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16 Reviews for Upper Shirley Vineyards

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  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0

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    Hilarie Surratt · Getting married on 03/04/2021

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    Upper Shirley Vineyard exceeded expectations!

    Upper Shirley Vineyard exceeded expectations! From planning, to the day of ceremony, Catherine and the entire team went above and beyond to make the day special for our family. They were simply amazing and made the process easy. We highly recommend the beautiful venue, fantastic food & wine, and the entire support staff!

    Sent on 05/31/2019
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    Chesley · Getting married on 07/27/2019

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    The Best Place for a Wedding!

    This is a wonderful place to get married. From the first day of planning to the wedding day, Catherine and her team make sure everything is taken care of. I most highly recommend!

    Sent on 05/28/2019
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    Courtney McLaren · Married on 06/01/2019

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    AMAZING - Highly Recommend

    I cannot say enough nice things about Upper Shirley Vineyards and the staff. We had such a beautiful wedding and it was all because of them. The staff were amazing and so quick to get guests drinks, food, whatever it was. The grounds themselves were completely immaculate. And I love the rain backup plan. It didn't feel like i was sacrificing anything. Catherine and her team are TOP NOTCH! I would recommend this venue to absolutely anyone who wants AMAZING Food, Impeccable service and a Fabulous event!!!

    Sent on 06/27/2019

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Upper Shirley Vineyards Pricing

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Here's what couples with similar selections spent on this venue:

$29,714 - $38,692
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This venue offers the below options which may impact pricing:

  • Bridal Shower
  • Ceremony
  • Engagement Party
  • Reception
  • Accommodations
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Buffet
  • Cocktail Reception
  • Dessert
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Outside Cake
  • Plated
  • Server(s)
  • Stations
  • Tastings
  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens

Upper Shirley Vineyards Price Rates

Upper Shirley Vineyards FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 7,000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 6,000.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Bridal Suite, Chairs, China, Clean Up, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s)
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s)
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue? 300
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 150
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 1
  • Describe your venue: Waterfront, Winery
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party
  • What event services do you offer? Accommodations, All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Outside Vendors, Pet Friendly
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Wine, Open Bar
  • What event items are available? Chairs, Furniture, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking
  • What months are included in your peak season? May, June, September, October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March, April, July, August, November, December

Professional Network & Endorsements

1 Endorsement

  • Party Perfect
    Party Perfect Wedding Rentals

    We love the staff, the views, the food and, of course, the WINE! What a gorgeous venue to host your wedding! The tents add to the beauty never taking away the elegance and natural surroundings! We do recommend you consider them for your wedding or special event!

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  • 600 Shirley Plantation Road Charles City, 23030 See on map
    804-829-9470 (Phone number)

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