Tastings and Tours

We invite you and your family to the vineyard for tastings and tours. We are open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. For $5.00, you can taste all 5 of our varietals and will receive a complimentary wine glass to remember your time at the vineyard. Closed during January. During the tasting, you will watch the history of Irvin~House Vineyards and be able to ask our "wine guides" questions. Guests are welcome to stroll around the vineyard as a self-guided tour. 

Private Tours are also available for: 

  • Bachelorette and Girls' Weekends
  • Family Picnics 
  • Large Groups 
  • Birthdays & Anniversaries 
  • Romantic Getaways 
  • Work Outings 
  • And many other events. Email info@charlestonwine.com to find out more.  
Island Sip and See- Visit The Charleston Tea Plantation, Irvin~House Vineyards and the Firefly Distillery via the Lowcountry Loop Trolley

Spend the day on Wadmalaw Island visiting three of the Lowcountry’s top tourist attractions - Firefly Distillery, Irvin~House Vineyards and The Charleston Tea Plantation -  just got easier thanks to a new all-inclusive excursion package available to all visitors. Every Tuesday and Thursday, visitors can enjoy “Island Sip and See” a stress-free ride out to Wadmalaw via the Lowcountry Loop Trolley with the opportunity to spend time at all three destinations for an excursion on the island they will never forget. 

Included in “Island Sip and See” excursion package is: a factory and trolley tour at America’s only working tea garden, The Charleston Tea Plantation, as well as all the hot or iced tea you can want and a catered lunch or apperizers at Irvin~House Vineyards (depending upon the tour time you choose). Guests will then explore beautiful Irvin~House Vineyards and enjoy a tasting of all five of their wine varietals with a complimentary souvenir wine glass. Lastly, guests will enjoy true southern spirits at the Firefly Distillery, where they can taste six of the latest distilled spirits and be treated with a souvenir shot glass. Once the day is complete, guests can hop back on the trolley and relax for a quick ride back into the Holy City. 

Now offering TWO tours Every Tuesday and Thursday.
The first tour: Pick up is at 9:30am, lunch is served at Irvin~House Vineyards and guests return by 3:30pm.
The second tour: Pick up is at 12:30pm with heavy appetizers at Irvin~House Vineyards and guests return by 6:00pm.  
 
The fully enclosed and air-conditioned Lowcountry Loop Trolley will pick up guests at the Charleston Visitors Center, as well as from surrounding area hotels by reservation only.  Seating is limited and reservations are strongly encouraged. 
 
Adult tickets are $52.00 per person, children 5-12 years of age are $18.00 per child, and children under five years of age are free. Purchase your tickets today by visiting http://www.lowcountrylooptrolley.com/Buy-Tickets.html or contact The Lowcountry Loop Trolley at 843-654-5199 for more details.