In 2021, Beverage Manufacturing produced $20.4 million in GDP for Culpeper County. GDP growth reported at a record of 21.6%, nearly 4x that of the nation.
How can wineries, breweries, and distilleries in Culpeper help drive the economy outside of sales?
Businesses expenses such as supplies, marketing, and services, are often spent at surrounding businesses. When you buy locally, you are not only supporting the business you purchase from, but the businesses they purchase from as well.
Beverage manufacturers in Culpeper County were estimated to make $1.8 million in purchases from businesses located within the county during 2022.
Home to the first legal moonshine in the United States and Virginia’s first tri-fecta and quad-fecta farms, Culpeper County offers some of the best wineries, breweries, cideries, and distilleries in the state. Stop in for live music, delectable treats, and great drinks.
Experience Culpeper farms up close with numerous farms open to the public year-round. Participate in a tour, activities, or learn how your favorite products are made. Appreciate the uniqueness of Culpeper farms in a new way. Visit today.
Carrying owners and staff’s careful selections of favorite perennials and annuals, Culpeper nurseries offer a plethora of unique finds. Local nurseries offer healthy plants grown directly in Virginia’s USDA hardiness zone and staff’s experiences offer customers a wealth of information. Many nurseries offer specialized workshops and events to engage with visitors.
Culpeper’s annual Harvest Days Farm Tour provides a wonderful educational experience with hands-on activities and demonstrations at over a dozen Culpeper farms. The weekend-long event is free for visitors and is held in September every year.