Shenandoah Valley's Finest Wines

We are officially operating under our Summer Hours, scroll down to view!

Friday Night Boards & Bottles

We're excited to announce the launch of our all-new "Bottle and Board" Fridays at James Charles Winery & Vineyard. This weekly gastronomic experience will redefine your appreciation for wine and food pairings and promises a memorable start to your weekend! From noon until closing, every Friday, we invite you to savor our Bottle and Board specials.




Founded in 2015 by the Bogaty family, James Charles Winery & Vineyard strives to provide big-city chic with a side of Valley charm. Within the prepossessing setting of the vineyard grounds, you'll find beauty around every corner with apple orchards, and rolling hills as far as the eye can see. James Charles Winery & Vineyard is a class above the rest, whether you're tasting our hand-crafted wine, or hosting an elegant event like a winery wedding.



From events designed for fun-loving families, to the dream date night with your soulmate, our calendar of upcoming events presents something for everyone to enjoy. We cannot wait to see you in the vineyard at either our public events, created with you in mind, or your very own, personalized private affair. Keep a close eye on our calendar as we are continuously adding events that you won't want to miss!


Legends Aren't Born; They Are Made.

The Bogaty family has traditionally hailed from the Italian Alps where extended relatives of the Bogaty family own and operate a small vineyard. Two generations after Ludwig Bogati immigrated to the United States, James “Jim” Charles Bogaty decided it was time to return to his family's roots.

Three generations of the Bogaty family; Jim and Della, along with their son, Justin and daughters, Tiffany and Ashley, and numerous grandchildren continue the legacy.

Growing a Legacy

Our family foundation and determination are only the beginning; the legacy lives on through our valued guests and customers, like you! When you join our legacy, you can endure in complimentary tastings, access to our private, members-only room, an invitation to exclusive private events, and first claim to our small production wines.



Whether you're hosting a meeting with coworkers or kicking back with friends after a long days work, James Charles welcomes you to enjoy the best of both worlds! Stop by for an evening full of laughs with friends or make a reservation to treat your staff to a day out of the office.


You've met your soulmate and now you are diving head first into planning the wedding of your dreams. Let us say...Congratulations! Celebrate your forever after at James Charles. With gorgeous indoor and outdoor options, we will guide you every step of the way, from the Engagement party to the "I do."

A beautiful bride standing in front of a vineyard

Good Food.Great Wine.

Best Friends.

James Charles Winery & Vineyard is the northern Shenandoah Valley's premier winery, vineyard and wedding venue - located just outside of Winchester, Virginia. It is easily accessible from Interstate 81, US Route 11, Interstate 66, US Route 522, US Route 15, US Route 17, VA Route 7, Northern Virginia and Washington, DC, yet it is world away in the rolling hills of the Valley's apple country. We invite you to escape into our tucked away vineyard and enjoy to various luxuries we have to offer.

Switch to desktop version