Leesburg is surrounded by agriculture, including grapes used to make Virginia wine. One of the leading wineries in the area is Casanel Vineyards & Winery. Family owned and operated, the team at Casanel is led by winemaker, Katie DeSouza Henley and her sister, Anna DeSouza Want. Offering tours and tastings, the winery is set in the lush farmland not far from downtown Leesburg. Locals enjoy spending weekends at the winery, sipping crisp Chardonnays and delectable Petit Verdots. You can bring your own picnic or purchase food onsite.