SEPTEMBER 28-29, 2024 | Bernard’s Landing SML

welcome back to Bernard’s Landing!


After a 17-year hiatus, the Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will return to the stunning grounds of Bernard’s Landing for the next five years, starting Sept. 28-29, 2024.

Make plans to join us for SML’s marquee event, which will offer awe-inspiring lake and mountain views, amazing wineries, talented artisan vendors and awesome live music. More details coming soon!

Ticket Pricing

Advance Taster Ticket: (Purchased Between June 1st and July 31st) $40
Taster Ticket: (purchased after August 1, 2023) $50
(Taster tickets include a souvenir SML Wine Festival wine glass.)

2- Day Advance Taster Ticket: (Purchased Between June 1st and July 31st) $70
2 – Day Taster Ticket: (purchased after August 1, 2023) $90

Non-Taster/Designated Driver Ticket: $20

Advanced VIP Ticket: $125 (Purchased Between June 1st and July 31st)
VIP Ticket: $150 (Purchased August 1st – Event)
(Includes access to VIP lounge area with hors d’oeurves, beverages, wine, beer, and private VIP bathrooms.) 

Event Upgrades

Chalet Rental: Spacious tent with designated private area, tables, and seating. $600 – $1000
Saturday 20 x 20 Chalets are SOLD OUT

Festival Wineries

This year’s event will be showcasing a true taste of Virginia by hosting a number of wineries from all over the Commonwealth. Tasters may purchase their favorites by the glass and bottle. We also provide off-premise wine sales and convenient pick up following the event.

Two days of live music

The SML Wine Festival stage will host two full days of music from popular local, regional, and national talent. The lineup is in the final steps of being scheduled, so stay tuned for updates and announcements!

Festival Craft Vendors

The SML Wine Festival is the perfect place to find that special and unique gift or handcrafted item. All of our vendors are curated to offer a variety of distinctive products that will enhance your wine festival experience.

Festival Food Vendors

Festival goers will have no shortage of options when it comes to food at this year’s event. Whether you’re looking for a light snack or fare that’s a bit more filling, we’ve got you covered.