Historic Sotterley Plantation located in Southern Maryland about 60 miles south of Washington DC

The mission of Sotterley Plantation, a National Historic Landmark, is to preserve, research, & interpret Sotterley Plantation’s diverse cultures & environments, & to serve the world as an educational, cultural, & community resource. Historic Sotterley, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) public charity organization.

Riverside WineFest at Sotterley

October 1 & 2, 2016
Saturday, October 1, 2016
Noon to 5:00 PM
Sunday, October 2, 2016
Noon - 5:00 pm

The 14th Annual
Riverside WineFest at Sotterley!
October 1 & 2 ~ Beginning at Noon both days

The 14th Annual Riverside WineFest at Sotterley will celebrating the very best of over 20 Maryland wineries in the breathtaking setting of this National Historic Landmark! This event is all good things rolled into one weekend ~ the wine flows freely, live music is jamming, demonstrations are educational and entertaining, artists are selling their exquisite creations, food is scrumptious, and the 1703 Plantation House Mini Tours and the Colonial Revival Garden Tours are FREE.

* Important Information for WineFest Attendees

Purchasers of Tasting and Designated Driver or Non-Drinker ticket(s) must be 21 or older.

A VALID ID MUST BE PRESENTED in order to allow entry into the event (we must card everyone, please be sure to bring a valid ID).

Purchase of Tasting and Designated Driver or Non-Drinker ticket(s) include a wine glass.
(Designated Driver or Non-Drinker receive their glass upon exiting the event).

All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE
Event will take place RAIN OR SHINE
No coolers or picnics
No PETS allowed

This historical site in not wheelchair friendly & the Plantation House is not handicap accessible. No wheelchairs, walkers or strollers are allowed on tours of the Plantation House.  


Many thanks to our 2015 Sponsors:

2015 WineFest Sponsors

2015 Wineglass Sponsor
~ $7500 ~

Patuxent Dental Patuxent Dental
Amit Khanna, DMD
2015 Wineglass Sponsor

2015 Music Sponsor
~ $5000 ~

Lexington Park Lincoln Lexington Park Lincoln
2015 Music Sponsor

2015 Major Event Sponsors
~ $3000 ~

BAE Systems Bailey's Party Rentals
BAE Systems Bailey's Party Rental
MetroCast Communications Tidewater Dental
MetroCast Tidewater Dental
United Site Services van Dalen Industries
United Site Services van Dalen Industries
Zahniser's Yachting Center  
Zahniser's Yachting Cntr

... more to come! 

2015 Event Supporters
~ $1000 ~

  Baldwin and Briscoe, LLC
  ●  Carroll's Equipment
  Community Bank of the Chesapeake
  ●  G.S. Proctor and Associates, Inc
  Heritage Printing & Graphics
  ●  Jefa Tech
  ●  McNelis Group
  ●  Northrop Grumman
  ●  Personalized Therapy
  ●  SMECO
  ●  St. Mary's County Tourism
  ●  W.M. Davis, Inc

2015 Event Patrons
~ $500 ~

  Aloft Solutions
  ●  Ausley Associates, Inc
  ●  Breton Bay Golf and Country Club
  ●  Calvert Marine Museum
  ●  Hampton Inn Lexington Park
  ●  Hilltop Signs and Graphics
  ●  Hugh C. Gardiner, Inc
  ●  Imagine One Technology & Management
  ●  Printing Press, Inc
  ●  Radnor Manufacturing

Community Partners

  ●  Buckler Electric, LLC
  ●  The Ganlee Fund
  ●  The Chaney Foundation Fund for Hope
  ●  Jeff's Tree Service
Ask for Maryland Wine  ●  Old Line Bank
  Petty Family Trust
  ●  Raley, Watts & O'Neill
  ●  Smartronix
  ●  Taylor Gas Company
  ●  Tri-County Abstract
  ●  Wentworth Nursery

To become a 2015 Riverside WineFest sponsor or advertiser,
please call Anna Harrison,
Marketing Manager @ 301-373-2280.

  Hours of Operation
Tickets and Admission
Tour Information
  •  Plantation House Guided Tours
  •  Self-Guided Tours
  •  Audio Tours
  •  General Visiting Information
Group/Specialty Tours
Colonial Revival Gardens
Land, Lives and Labor Exhibit
Things to Do
  •  Nature Trails
  •  Bird Watching
  •  Family Fun
  •  Exhibits
  •  Museum Shop
Visitor's Map of Sotterley
Photo Gallery
  Become a Member
The Sotterley Society
Ways to Give
CFC #13401
Corporate Circle Membership
Job Opportunities
Visit St. Mary's
  Wedding/Reception Venue
Corporate Events
Private Parties
Family Reunions
Photo Gallery
Calendar of Site Availability
  Field Trips
Field Trip Calendar
Book a Sotterley Field Trip
Day Care Outings
Homeschool Groups
Junior Docent Academy
Spring Break at Sotterley
  About Sotterley Plantation
Farmer's Market at Sotterley
Grounds Use Policies
Misc Sotterley Forms
Stay Connected
Site Map
  Preservation Needs
  •  Past and Future Efforts
  •  Adopt a Project
  •  Building Maintenance
  •  Grounds Maintenance
  •  Adopt-A-Tree/Landscape Fund
  •  Conservation & Preservation
  •  Research
  •  Adopt a Collections Piece
Preserving Our Stories
  •  Research
  •  Oral History
  •  Video Library
  •  Middle Passage Project
  •  Genealogy
  1699 - 1775
1776 - 1822
1823 - 1909
1910 - 1961
  •  Colonial Period
  •  Federal 
  •  19th Century - Part 1 
  •  19th Century - Part 2
  •  20th Century
Sotterley Today
  Ticket Sales
Plan Your Event
Photo Gallery
  Barn Bash
Family Plantation Christmas
Farmer's Market
Gala in the Garden
Ghosts of Sotterley

Homeschool Days
Plant Sale & Free Plant Exchange
Riverside WineFest at Sotterley
Small Fry Fridays
Speaker Series
Spring Break at Sotterley

Sotterley Plantation is proud to be a Distinctive Destination of the National Trust for Historic Preservation

All National Trust members receive 10% off admission when visiting Sotterley Plantation.

Historic Sotterley Plantation    44300 Sotterley Lane (PO Box 67)    St. Mary’s County    Hollywood, Maryland 20636    officemanager@Sotterley.org    301-373-2280

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