Spend the afternoon taking in the amazing view of the forested countryside with a glass of wine in hand. Enjoy the view, the wine, and the company.
Red Heifer Winery is proud to feature award winning dry and sweet wines. Our flight menu features at least 8 dry and sweet wine options. Flights include 4 3-ounce pours of your choice.
We are are outdoor only venue. We are happy to host you on our expansive patio.
ALL GUESTS MUST BE 21+. ADULTS ONLY. CHILDREN ARE NOT PERMITTED AT THE WINERY.
PETS. Friendly pets on leashes are welcomed in the parking, patio, and winery lawn areas. Pets are not permitted below and within the vineyard, igloos, or cabanas. Pets must be supervised at all times.
ADULTS ONLY. We cannot accommodate underage guests. Children are not permitted at Red Heifer Winery.
BRING FOOD. Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy on the outdoor patio. We request that whatever is carried in is carried out.
BUY FOOD. We serve a variety of sizes of charcuterie boards, as well as salads, paninis, and other snack items.
SEATING. Tables and chairs on the patio may not be moved. We have ample seating for groups of 2, 4, and 6 without reservation.
Absolutely no alcohol, other than what is manufactured by Red Heifer Winery, is permitted on the premises as per Maryland law.
We reserve the right to deny service to anyone.
Please be mindful of our neighbors who live on our shared farm lane.
Our vineyard and winery is an agricultural operation that may include uneven surfaces and terrain and we will do our best to provide reasonable accommodations to our customers with disabilities.
GROUPS. GROUPS are parties of 7 individuals and over. Groups are required to provide advance notice of their arrival and must receive confirmation in advance of their visit.
All limo and bus visitors require advance reservations by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and advance payment must be made at the group rate.
At this time Red Heifer Winery does not host weddings.
RESERVE A CABANA Cabanas are available for booking! Enjoy the mountain view in your own private Cabana! Each Cabana can accommodate up to 6 people and features plush comfortable seating and table service in an open air setting. There is both a rental fee ($20, paid upon booking) and a food and beverage minimum. Minimum purchase is $25.00 per person in the party + 18% gratuity. All guests must be be 21+.
No pets on furniture, smoking, or vaping are permitted
18% gratuity is automatically added.
In the event of rain in the forecast, Red Heifer Winery will contact you the morning of your appointment to reschedule or offer an in store credit. Cabanas are open air and are not heated or cooled.
By booking you consent to the these terms and to receive emails from Red Heifer Winery. Reservations can be rescheduled or cancelled for refund minus the processing fee with 72 hours notice.
RESERVE The vineyard pergola The Vineyard Pergola offers farmhouse table seating for parties up to 12. When booking indicate the number of guests in the comment box. This experience offers private use of our covered pergola overlooking the vineyard, music stage, and the Catoctin Mountains. Decorations are permitted or ask us about our tablescape and place setting options. There is both a rental fee ($50, paid upon booking) and a food and beverage minimum. Minimum purchase is $35.00 per person in the party + 18% gratuity. All guests must be 21+.
No pets, smoking or vaping, or decorations that include glitter, confetti, tape, or pushpins.
We offer optional full service decor including: tablescape, runner, place mats, gold silverware, and florals at $10 per guest.
By booking you consent to these terms and to receive emails from Red Heifer Winery. Reservations can be rescheduled or cancelled for refund minus the processing fee with 72 hours notice.
RESERVE AN IGLOO Enjoy the winery experience in your own private heated igloo! Each igloo can accommodate up to 6 people. There is both a rental fee ($35, paid upon booking) and a food and beverage minimum. Minimum purchase is $40.00 per person in the party + 18% gratuity. Reservations are 2.5 hours. Igloos are treated with a UV and ozone generator and surfaces are sanitized between reservations. We recommend dressing in layers. All guests must be 21+.
Additionally, violating these terms ends the reservation without refund and may include additional charges:
No children, pets, smoking/vaping, or other alcohol is permitted.
No glitter, confetti, or items tied/taped to the Igloo or the furnishings. Any damaged or missing items on or from the Igloo will be billed to the guest making the reservation.
Groups larger than 6 will be turned away.
Your attendant will clear plates, wine glasses, ice tins, and empty bottles. A service charge will be applied if other items are left or if the igloo is not in acceptable condition. By booking you consent to the these terms and to receive emails from Red Heifer Winery. Reservations can be rescheduled or cancelled for refund minus the processing fee with 72 hours notice. In the event of inclement weather that closes the winery, a reschedule opportunity will be offered.
Igloos will return Winter 2023.
WINE Tasting Coming soon!
Enjoy a structured wine tasting and explore 5 of our award-winning dry and premium wines!
Our wine tastings are hosted in a semi-private space with no more than 6 guests. If you wish to book a larger party, please email us. Your wine attendant will explain each pour and discuss the vineyard and winemaker notes. The tasting experience is approximately 1 hour.
This is a special opportunity to explore our dry and premium wines. For those interested in sweet wines or a more casual experience you can enjoy wine by the flight without appointment.
When booking, select the number of attendants in your Wine Tasting party. The cost is $29 which includes gratuity for your attendant. Attendants may accept additional gratuity.
By booking, you consent to receive emails from Red Heifer Winery.
We are an adults only winery. Children are not permitted.
We offer many events throughout the year. Follow us on Facebook and check out our Events page to see what is coming up!
PLACES TO VISIT
Red Heifer Winery is a proud member of the Maryland Wineries Association. The MWA hosts multiple wine trails over the state, including the Antietam Highlands Wine Trail. Visit MarylandWine.com for information on other wineries near and far from Red Heifer.
Smithsburg is rich with agritourism including orchards, pumpkin, blueberry, and strawberry patches including: Mountain Valley Orchard, Ivy Hill Farm, and Rinehart Orchards. Enjoy a scoop of ice cream or wine sorbet at Misty Meadow Farm Creamery. Visit our local potter Mark Poole Pottery.
Plan a day hike at Catoctin Mountain Park, Cunningham Falls, or along the Appalachian Trail all just minutes from the winery. Spend the day at Ski Liberty, less than 15 minutes away. Or venture across the county and visit historic Antietam Battlefield or walk or bike the C&O Canal.
Wrap up your day and grab dinner at one of our favorite restaurants: 28 South, Sapporo Waynesboro, and Taverna.
12840 Red Heifer Winery Lane
Smithsburg, MD 21783
Monday: 2pm - 6pm
Thursday: 2pm - 6pm
Friday: 2pm - 6pm
Saturday: 12pm - 6pm
Sunday: 12pm - 6pm