WELCOME

8 Chains North is a boutique Loudoun County winery located just 8 miles west of Leesburg, Virginia. The winery includes an inviting Tasting Room, production, and a beautiful private event space perfect for weddings—all with stunning vineyard views.

Because we are one of the few wineries in Northern Virginia where the owner is also the grower and winemaker, our focus is in the vineyard, where great wines are made. This philosophy is evident in our handcrafted Old-World-style wines. Enjoy the fruits of our labor in every glass.

Visit

visitors to loudoun county winery 8 chains north

Get all the info you’ll need to plan your visit to our Loudoun County winery, including hours, directions, tasting options, prices, and policies. You can expect a casual, friendly, and informative tasting experience at 8 Chains North. We look forward to welcoming you soon.

Dog Friendly

8 Chains North is a dog-friendly winery

We are pleased to be a dog-friendly winery and welcome your well-behaved four-legged family members. Leashed dogs are welcome in the Tasting Room. In addition, our off-leash dog park is fully fenced, has tables, shade sails, a dog waste station, and plenty of room for pups to run and frolic.

Groups & Events

group enjoying wine

Planning a group tasting, large gathering, private party or event? We’d love to have you. We take large groups and tours, and offer space to rent for your special occasion or meetup. We aim to give your group the best experience possible, therefore, we require reservations for eight or more people.

Our Customers Say...

"This was a great winery and I absolutely loved the chocolate pairings! As someone that doesn’t drink white wine, their Loco Vino changed my mind. Very friendly staff, great atmosphere, will definitely be back!"

Nicole S.

Facebook Review

"We brought along our black lab and the staff and people visiting the winery were so accommodating. They made sure my husband and I and our dog were comfortable. Our dog had the best time and the wines were fantastic too!"

Meredith O.

Google Review

"The best of three vineyards we visited on this trip. All were good but the combination of the wine, the view and the general atmosphere made 8 Chains North the best. We bought several bottles of wine."

Grahammeadst

TripAdvisor Review

"I am so happy I had my wedding at 8 Chains North. I've been almost all of the wineries in northern Virginia…and this place was my first thought when selecting a venue…It can be rustic or romantic or elegant...Also the staff are great. They are helpful and accommodating. It was a perfect day."

Megan M.

WeddingWire Review

"One of my favorite Wineries and certainly the most dog friendly. Great wine too!"

Matthew P.

Google Review

"Great wine and staff! It is always a great experience at 8CN."

Lorie D.

Facebook Review

"What’s not love -- great wine at good prices...with a friendly atmosphere. Wine club events take advantage of the chandeliered Compass Rose Room or the beautiful outdoor patio."

Edie M.

Wine Club Member since 2012

WEDDINGS

'I Do' with a Vineyard View

Upcoming Events

live music with Kerry McCool

Jan. 25: Live Music with Kerry McCool

Enjoy live music with the ever entertaining Kerry McCool. Kerry knows all your favorite tunes, and plays the guitar and harmonica in a truly unique fashion. You’ll be tappin’ your toes to a great mix of Classic and Contemporary Rock, Americana, Blues and Folk. Kerry plays from 2:00-5:00 pm.

live music with Gabe Matthews

Jan. 26: Live Music with Gabe Matthews

Gabe is currently the lead vocalist and rhythm guitar player for Crowded Streets, the Nation’s #1 Dave Matthews Band Tribute. When not touring, he performs locally covering artists including The Foo Fighters, U2, Tom Petty, Pearl Jam, and many others. See him play on Sunday from 2:00-5:00 pm.

wedding specials

2020 and 2021 Wedding Specials

Three great specials await happy couples booking their weddings at 8 Chains North. We're offering 15% off available 2020 dates; 10% off Winter/Spring 2021 dates (Jan.-May), and a complimentary sparkling wine toast for 2020 weddings booked this year.

Join our Wine Club

We offer the most generous benefits in Loudoun County, including free tastings at every visit.