Born and raised in the Eastern Panhandle of WV, Amanda Wilkins has been performing since the young age of 12. She has shared the stage with various acts such as Linda Davis, Catfish Hodge, Billy Thompson, as well as touring around the country opening for such acts as Phil Vassar, Travis Tritt, Rascal Flatts and Marty Stewart.
Amanda is a BMI songwriter. She and Sam Stilwell have just finished and released their new album in Spring of 2020, “Open Doors,” currently available on Apple Music, Amazon Music, Pandora, iHeart Radio, Spotify, and all online purchasable and streaming networks. They continue to write and are working on their third album together, currently untitled, and are currently unsigned.
When she’s not recording, writing, or performing, Amanda is a full-time mother of two, and a vocal instructor at The Rock Room in Winchester, Va, Hedgesville Middle School, as well as other locations.
Sam Stilwell is a proud native of West Virginia and for the past 20 years have enjoyed making a living playing music. He studied music at Shepherd University and currently uses that degree to run his own teachings and recording studio. He currently tours with the band KIX as a drum technician and stage manager. When he’s not traveling, he enjoys teaching, playing drums and writing about his experiences.
Tickets are not required for this event. You can enjoy the music and other entertainment from our terrace, upstairs deck or our spacious grass lawn. If you would like to make a table reservation for our terrace, upstairs deck or inside the tasting room, please feel free to do so using this link. Table reservations are not required but suggested for our busy weekends and holidays and for large groups. Table reservations are never required for our lawn seating. (Please feel free to bring a blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy our groomed lawn.)
Along with our award-winning wines we offer lunch and other delicious food offerings. You are welcome to bring your own food for a picnic on our lovely groomed lawn. Outside food is not permitted in the Tasting Room or the Terrace, however. Outside alcohol is not permitted anywhere on the property by Virginia state law.