6 Reasons to Check Out the 2017 Virginia Festival of the Book!

March 21, 2017 2:00 PM by Abigail Lague
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:26 PM

This year marks the 23 rd annual Virginia Festival of the Book, which will take place from March 22 - 26. Offering a five-day celebration of books, reading, and literature, it’s definitely a must-see event in the Charlottesville area! The Virginia Festival of the Book is the largest community-based

6 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County This March!

March 3, 2017 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:15 PM

(Photo Credit: Roy Van Doorn) The month of March means plenty of exciting things in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! Not only do we slowly start to shake away the chill of winter (though this past winter season didn't really seem to bring us much of a chill at all), but we also begin to spring to

5 Courses for the Perfect Golf Getaway in the Charlottesville Area!

February 21, 2017 12:00 PM by Abigail Lague
Updated: May 29, 2018 9:22 AM

While most golf enthusiasts will insist that golfing is great during any season, it’s clear that spring is the perfect time to enjoy beautiful weather and budding trees out on the course. Just make sure not to hit any! As the weather gets warmer, feel free to take in the great outdoors, relax in the

10 of the Most Romantic Restaurants in Charlottesville & Albemarle County

February 9, 2017 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:22 PM

Valentine's Day is almost here and this has many people scrambling to find the perfect romantic restaurant, sure to impress that special someone in their lives. If you're still searching for such a restaurant, we have done some of the hard work for you by featuring 10 of the most romantic
One of the many great things about Charlottesville is its sheer abundance of vineyards. As an out-of-towner, I am always amazed by the fact that beautiful landscapes and amazing wine are just a quick drive down the road. There is a long list of unique, gorgeous vineyards to visit and each has its

6 Romantic Getaways in Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

February 7, 2017 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:40 PM

February is here and that means one thing – love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, but your romantic celebrations don’t have to be limited to just this one single day. Here in the Charlottesville area, we celebrate love all year long! But since February is an especially

6 Reasons to Visit the Charlottesville Area After the Inauguration!

January 18, 2017 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:32 PM

January 20, 2017 is an historic day for the nation, as the 45 th President of the United States of America will officially be sworn in to take office. Hundreds of thousands, if not even a million (or more) people are expected to attend this event and the festivities surrounding it in our nation's

16 Amazing Pictures From the Charlottesville Area in 2016!

December 30, 2016 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 3:13 PM

We all know the saying "A picture is worth a thousand words." While that expression may be true most of the time, when it comes to photos of Charlottesville & Albemarle County, we think they are worth way more than just a thousand words! Maybe a million, or a billion, or even a trillion ! You get the

First Night Virginia 2017: 5 Things You Need to Know!

December 27, 2016 12:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 11:30 AM

Christmas has already come and gone, which means the year 2016 will be wrapping up before we know it. But even though 2016 is winding down, the fun in the Charlottesville area is just starting to ramp up as we prepare for 2017! At the end of each year, a huge family-friendly celebration of the arts