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, but do not currently operating a public tasting room. 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?
Your Caterer or Event Planner can arrange for all your needs based on your vision for the day. We do not offer rentals at this time.
Can we bring our own alcohol?
Yes, but you need to arrange this through your caterer (to serve your guests) and 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?
9 Hours – which includes set up and break down times. Additional hours may be purchased for an additional amount.
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.