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NetworkPeninsula / Bacchus Wine & Food Festival

March 18th, 2022 – NEW DATE!

Bacchus, the god of Nature, Vine, and Wine invites you to the Virginia Living Museum’s 17th Annual Bacchus Wine & Food Festival – a 2018 Best of Hampton Roads event. Enjoy delicious samplings of fine wine, local restaurant fare, a diverse Silent Auction, and an eclectic mix of live music and entertainment as you mingle with friends among the beautiful museum galleries and exhibits.


Divine Reception 6-7 pm (Includes Main Event)

We’ve reserved the best of the best for the Divine Reception. For a full hour, enjoy great wine and exclusive samplings from restaurants featured in our Main Event, all in a relaxing hour of VIP treatment. Not just a taste, we’ll fill your glass with highly rated and local wines. You’ll be more than ready for the Main Event at 7 pm. Cost: $125

Divine Reception Tickets

Main Event 7-10 pm

Gods and goddesses await you at the 17th Annual fundraising event. Sway to the beat of live entertainment with a wine glass in hand as you taste fine wines and fabulous food selections by local restaurants. Cost: $70, price increases to $80 on January 31st.

Main Event Tickets

Tickets are nonrefundable. Must be age 21 or over. ID is required. The event is held rain or shine. The Bacchus Wine & Food Festival supports science education at the Museum.