Orchard Room: An indoor space that is 23' x 35'. Windows comprise 3 walls with views of the orchard. It has a stone fireplace and doors that open onto the patio. There is a small bar space available for event attendees if desired. The room accommodates 50 people comfortably. Tasting Room: The Heart of our space is 23' x 25' and has a full sized bar running along one wall. Combined, The Orchard Room and The Tasting Room can accommodate up to 80 people seated and 120 standing. Patio: Our outdoor patio is 30' x 35' and is open to The Lawn. The space can fit up to 50 people. It has several large umbrellas to provide shade and can also be tented (at additional cost) if desired. When combined with The Orchard Room and Tasting Room, all three spaces can accommodate up to 120 people seated. Lawn: Located in front of The Tasting Room and accessible from The Patio, The Lawn is suitable for a large tent (at additional cost) or can be used open for picnics and lawn games. A tent on The Lawn can accommodate up to 200 people.
The Orchard at Rural Ridge Albemarle CiderWorks is situated on a small farm in central Virginia, some 10 miles southwest of Charlottesville, Virginia. The Albemarle CiderWorks Tasting Room is an elegant and rustic setting for enjoying cider and is offered as a venue for special events. The Tasting Room, combined with the adjoining Orchard Room, is ideal for smaller gatherings of up to 80 guests. Larger groups may use tenting options on the grounds.