Childress Vineyards located in Davidson County was opened in 2004 by Richard Childress, team owner of the RCR Richard Childress Racing. The Childress Vineyard sits on beautiful country landscape in Lexington on 72 acres. Two vineyard sites feature 11 varieties of European Vitis vinifera cultivars. Childress Vineyards is one of North Carolina’s most prominent wineries, having won numerous awards since their opening. Childress Vineyards offers a Bistro for dining, shops for browsing, and fun wine tastings.