About the Venue
What does the name Kalero come from?
The name Kalero is a heartfelt combination of letters taken from the owner and her daughter’s names.
Can you hold a ceremony indoors in inclement weather?
Yes, we have a contingency plan in place for holding the ceremony inside the venue. Options include our covered porch or inside stage.
Where can an outdoor ceremony take place?
We have an area close to the venue that has views in all directions. However, you are welcome to exchange vows wherever you wish on the property.
Do you have a preferred vendor list?
Yes, we have a curated, always evolving preferred vendor list. Only caterers from our preferred vendors list may be chosen. We will consider exceptions, but this stipulation must be agreed upon in writing before contract is signed.
What about that Stone House on property, is that available?
The home has not been lived in for over 30 years. We’ve stabilized the structure, but are currently on hold with any further renovations. Stay tuned for future updates.
Is Kalero Vineyard a winery?
We are a farm winery, and are open on Fridays, but will close the tasting room for events or weddings. This means our 131 acre property and venue is available exclusively to you and your wedding party.
Are you open all year?
Yes, our venue is climate-controlled allowing events year round.
Are table, chairs, linens and tableware included?
Tables, chairs and ceremony chairs are included in your rental. You have everything you need to hold your ceremony and reception. Your Caterer or Event Planner can arrange for any further rental needs based on your vision for the day.
Can we bring our own alcohol?
Kalero Vineyard is the exclusive wine provider for any event and offers a 10% discount on cases of wine. We require 1 case of wine for every 25 adults.
Other alcohol is permitted but you must obtain a One Day Banquet License from VA ABC. It’s easy process – learn more at VA ABC
Can we have a band, or a DJ?
Yes, have a large (upper loft) stage space, and a dance floor.
How much time does our rental include?
12 Hours – which includes set up and break down times. Additional hours may be purchased.
Do you provide an Event Coordinator?
At this time we do not offer event coordination services. We do require that you hire an event coordinator for at least the day of your event to ensure that your day is a success.
Read this great article on why a good planner is so important!
Can we have a rehearsal time before wedding?
Yes, permitting schedules you are more than welcome to arrange a rehearsal.