Throughout October, celebrate Virginia Wine Month, a series of festivals, hotel packages and tastings at wineries like New Kent Winery (shown), near Richmond, Va. The Richmond International Wine Excursion kicks off Oct. 28 and 29, and features tastings, a "locavore" luncheon and other global cuisine. Several hotels are offering packages, including the posh Jefferson Hotel and the cozy Linden Row Inn. Go to visitrichmondva.com/wine.
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