The Veritas Vineyards Collection
Luxe Heritage at the Base of Afton Mountain
One of Virginia’s most sought-after venues, Veritas is an idyllic setting just 25 miles from downtown Charlottesville. Celebrate on the 250-acre family farm and vineyard and accentuate deeply rooted tradition and modern indulgent touches.
Private and inviting, Veritas Vineyard & Winery embraces guests with Southern hospitality, modern American cuisine and plush accommodations. Elegant yet neutral and inviting indoor and outdoor event spaces summon you to tell your love story. Gather your closest circle for an intimate farmhouse ceremony or pronounce your vows on the verdant lawn. Host a dance party in the lively ballroom, a welcome reception in the cozy wine cellar and an unforgettable dinner in the enchanting Saddleback Hall grand ballroom.
Your appointed day-of wedding coordinator orchestrates details with ease while in-house refined, sophisticated catering and award-winning wines impress guests. Invite your loved ones to stay the weekend and relax in luxury farmhouse lodging steeped in Southern hospitality.
Ceremony & Reception Venue
With more than 3,500 square feet of total event space, elegant onsite farmhouse accommodations and everyone you love in one place, your special weekend unfolds without having to leave this magical property. Welcome guests with a private tasting room mezzanine dinner, host cocktail hour on the elegant wooden deck glancing out over the vineyards and host a pristine ceremony on the grand lawn.
Rolling mountains and panoramic vineyards create a breathtaking backdrop while Veritas’ countryside grounds set a magnificent tone. Curate your wedding album beginning with special moments in the gorgeous bridal suite and private groom’s lounge. Capture pre-wedding traditions followed by first looks and wedding party portraits among attractive vineyard rows. Set up the perfect photo shoot in the timeless wine cellar or in front of the tasting room’s floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace.
Jen Fariello Photography
Fine art wedding and portrait photography, delivering a perfect mix of portraits, candids and artistic shots.
Planning, Coordination & Design
Engage a Veritas professional event planner as your primary day-of coordinator or select a planner from our pre-vetted list. Expert wedding planners help orchestrate décor placement, candles, rose petals, band sound and lighting and the champagne toasts. Take comfort in Veritas’ 10 to 1 guest-to-staff ratio and attentive service. These designated wedding specialists make your vision a streamlined and stress-free reality.
Florals & Decor
Complement Veritas’ manicured grounds, panoramic vineyards and verdant cascading mountain views with florals that light up your celebration. Natural native blooms highlight the 250-acre farm, wrapping up and around the ceremony archway and adorning wine barrels at your countryside aisle entrance. Gather with your bridal party bouquets under rising trees, outfit the elegant wooden tasting room deck with colorful arrangements and craft your Saddleback Hall reception with artful floral centerpieces.
Hedge Fine Blooms
A diverse Charlottesville design experience inspired by European flower markets.
Catering & Bar Services
Work directly with Veritas’ executive chef to create a menu that will have guests raving. Culinary masterpieces are built around fine local ingredients carefully paired with Veritas wines and signature cocktails. Begin with mini crab cakes and Virginia ham biscuit passed hors d’oeuvres. Roll into entrees of seared scallops, herbs de Provence chicken and steak au poivre with smoked blue cheese crumble. Choose from a variety of beverage packages and savor celebratory champagne toasts.
Tableware, Linens & Rentals
Veritas wedding packages include décor and design elements spanning bistro and twinkle lighting, mahogany Chivari chairs, white ceremony chairs, romantic aged barrels, cocktail tables, moveable bars, dinnerware, round tables and elaborate farm tables for a special memorable dinner set up. Use the venue’s provided white or ivory linens and napkins or call in your own vintage or pastel hued linens and drapery to counterpoise detailed flower arrangements.
A vast inventory of linens, china, decor and dazzling event lighting to inspire your dream wedding.