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Come to enjoy The Wine Festival at The Plains and the 25th annual Commonwealth Cup of Polo! You’ll LOVE this newly upgraded Virginia tradition. Virginia wines and world-class polo make this festival the ULTIMATE wine picnic outing. You’ll find hundreds of artisan wines, fine art, fancy food and two full days of world-class professional polo.

Commonwealth Cup XXV

The 25th annual Commonwealth Cup of Polo kicks off the event in style on Saturday. Be part of the oldest and most well attended international polo match in the United States.

The US military polo team takes on the British military polo team in this spirited and rouzing key benefit match to jointly raise funds for USO and the Wounded Warriors Project. Cheer on the Americans (or the Brits)!

USPA Vintners Cup & Hall of Fame Challenge

Our Sunday polo line-up is HIGH GOAL polo, featuring the best players in the United States. Watch as the top polo players vie for their spot in the USPA Hall of Fame. This is high goal polo at its best!

DON’T MISS:

The HALF TIME WINE DIVOT STOMP during each match

The FANCY HAT CONTEST – Did you see last year’s winner?

The TAILGATE CONTEST – Vote for the best spread!

DOOR PRIZE DRAWINGS BOTH DAYS for big screen TVs

Wineries pouring at this event include

Castle Gruen Vineyards, Chateau Morrisette, Potomac Point Vineyards

Miracle Valley Vineyards, Prince Michel Vineyard, Unicorn Winery, Castle Hill Cider, Cooper Vineyards

Fabbioli Cellars, Marterella Vineyards, Mattaponi Winery, Williamsburg Winery, Aspen Dale Winery

Athena Vineyards, Delfosse Vineyards, Mediterranean Cellars, Molon Lave Winery, Davis Valley Winery

Doukenie Vineyards, Mountain Rose Vineyards, Philip Carter Winery, Vincent’s Vineyard

Ticket sales benefit Great Meadow Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of Great Meadow’s open space for community access; The Manassas Symphony Orchestra, an all-volunteer community service organization dedicated to providing high quality, low-cost orchestral experiences for the community; The Wounded Warrior Project and USO, non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations dedicated to implementing initiatives that honor and empower our national hero.

WINE TASTING TICKET – $35 online or $40 at the gate ($5 online discount offer ends September 9)

Our tasting ticket Includes unlimited tastings from all participating wineries, a souvenir tasting glass, all seminars and polo matches to be played between the hours of 11 am and 6 pm Saturday and 11 am and 5 pm Sunday. Your ticket is good for one day. You can choose which day (Sep 10 or 11) you would like to attend. NOTE: If you have found a coupon, your discount will be taken off of the gate price of $40 and indoor barbecue grill charcoal for $60.

NON-TASTING TICKET – $20 online or at the gate (designated drivers and kids over 12)

Enjoy a gorgeous day at Great Meadow! You may not do any wine tastings with this ticket but you’ll love our exhibits and activities.

~~ NEW THIS YEAR ~~

(but going quick)

VIP Tented Seating Available – Click on the Tickets above to Reserve Tented Seating Online

Railside Tailgate Party Space Available – Click on the tickets above to Reserve Online