The Premier Winery in the East: Shelton Vineyards

Founded in 1999, Shelton Vineyards is the largest family-owned estate winery in North Carolina.

Located in the Yadkin Valley near Dobson and Mt. Airy, NC, the winery features a spacious visitor center with a tasting bar and gift shop. Shelton Vineyards offers tours and tastings every day of the week.

Shelton Vineyards’ grounds are beautifully landscaped, and picnicking is encouraged. Picnic supplies are available on the premises. During the summer months, we sponsor a summer concert series on our outdoor stage.

Hours: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., 1-5 p.m (November-March)

Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday (1pm-6pm) (April-October)

$5.00 per person includes Tour, Wine Tasting, and souvenir Wine Glass.

Location:From Charlotte: Take I-77 North to Exit 93 (Dobson). Follow the signs to the vineyard. We are approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes north of Charlotte, North Carolina.

From Winston-Salem/Greensboro/Triangle: Take I-40 West to Highway 421 North. Take I-77 North to Exit 93 (Dobson). Follow the signs to the vineyard. We are approximately 1 hour from Winston-Salem, 1hour and 30 minutes from Greensboro and 2 hours and 30 minutes from the Triangle area. Note that Exit 93 is approximately 20 minutes from where Highway 421 meets I-77.

Harvest Grill Restaurant

Harvest Grill Restaurant is located on the estate and offers fine dining and handcrafted artisan style cheeses.

Harvest Grill hours are Monday through Wednesday 10am-5pm, Thursday through Saturday 10am-9pm and Sunday 11am-5pm. Winter hours may vary. (336) 366-3590.

Summer Concert Series

Join us for Shelton at Sunset, our summer concert series, held monthly from May through September.


Shelton Vineyards
286 Cabernet Lane
Dobson, North Carolina 27017
Local Phone: (336) 366-4724
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