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James River Cellars Winery
is happy to accommodate
private parties, weddings, alumni groups,
fundraising events, and business meetings of any size.

Please call for special pricing
for fundraising events!

James River Cellars rental pricing is based
on your date choice and the size of your event.
Please feel free to contact us with any questions.


Rental Fees

Tuscan-style Banquet Room
Accommodates up to 50 people, includes our round tables, cocktail tables, chairs and khaki tablecloths.

Monday through Thursday - Daytime Event - $200.00
Monday through Thursday - Evening Event - $350.00
Weekend Event (Friday after 4pm, Saturday or Sunday) - $1,100.00

For weddings or other special event - Outdoor Reception Tent
Includes round tables, cocktail tables, rectangular tables and padded white chairs for up to 125 guests

Up to 50 Guests - $1,100.00
Up to 75 Guests - $1,650.00
Up to 100 Guests - $ 2,000.00
Up to 125 Guests - $2,500.00

Over 125 guest – please ask for pricing

Additional Fees

Staffing Fee
$25.00/staff member/hour

- a minimum of 2 staff members are required for all events
- additional staff members may be required for full bar service - one for every 25 guests

Ceremony Fee
$200.00 flat fee
- includes additional time and staffing for rehearsal on a date prior to the wedding

Rental Inclusions

- each event booked with James River Cellars Winery receives access to the contractually booked areas
- our reception tent and/or banquet room are available for use from 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM,
allowing you to schedule your event around your needs
- facility rental includes 60” round tables, 30” round tall cocktail style tables, rectangular tables for buffet,
bar and gifts and white padded folding chairs for up to 150 guests
- you and your photographer are invited to come in for a pre-scheduled time block
for bridal or engagement photos
- our reception tent is ideal for larger ceremonies, fundraisers, business socials, networking events,
and formal receptions
- 20% discount on all wine purchased for the event

weddings at james river cellars winery


Banquet Room
The Banquet Room is a private room overlooking the lawn and vineyard. It is ideal for business meetings, birthday parties, anniversaries, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners and intimate wedding receptions. In the banquet room we can accomodate up to 50 people seated with round tables, or 60 people seated in a conference format for business meetings. The room can accommodate 60 people for cocktail style events.

The Lawn
The Lawn is a beautifully landscaped area that is able to accommodate up to 300 people. It is perfect for larger wedding receptions, fundraising events, reunions, etc.

Outdoor Reception Tent
Our patio area, located in our spacious back lawn, is covered by a 40 x 60 framed tent. The area is able to accomodate up to 150 people for buffet style events or 200 for cocktail style. The raised patio area is the perfect setting for wedding ceremonies, receptions, or any outside gatherings. Sides are available upon request.


Tents and tables
James River Cellars Winery has additional tents in three different sizes.
Please ask our Event Coordinator for pricing.

Booking Requirements

To book an event we require a 40% non-refundable deposit, a signed contract, and a signed credit card authorization form for the $200.00 security deposit. The remainder of the facility rental fee and staffing charges are due 14 days prior to your event. The cost of the wine will be invoiced at the conclusion of the event and is due within 7 days. You will be responsible for clean-up, otherwise you will forfeit the security deposit.

Additional information

Rental equipment
If additional or alternative equipment is required, a list of rental companies can be provided. Outside equipment set-up can be done during business hours, removal should be scheduled on the day following the event. 

The winery is open seven days a week. Private parties are allowed any time during normal business hours, but please note, that we can not close the main entrance of the winery to the public. After 6 p.m. the winery can be reserved exclusively for an event.


We do NOT have catering on site; you are welcome to bring in any caterer of your choice. You or your caterer are allowed to bring in beer (with ABC license), however liquor and outside wine are not permitted.


Please do not hesitate to contact us (tel: 804-550-7516 / email:,
if you would like to set up a time to look at the property and discuss your event needs.
We look forward to hosting your event.

11008 Washington Hwy
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(804) 550-7516