COVID-19

Please click the link below for updates regarding the operations of our visitor centers. You will also find the latest updates regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19). Face coverings are required in all public spaces.

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Weekend Weather Forecast December 10, 2020

Once again, the weekend is almost upon us and boy do we have a treat for you! Our streak of nice-weather weekends continues, with exceptional weather conditions on the horizon. Charlottesville & Albemarle County continue to ensure your visit is a safe one, so be sure to bring your masks and adhere…

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Weekend Weather Forecast December 2nd, 2020

After enjoying some truly remarkable weather last weekend, a few changes are ahead for our first weekend of December in Charlottesville & Albemarle County. As we continue to march into the cooler winter months, our temperatures are taking a bit of a tumble, but certainly not to the point that it…

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Weekend Weather Forecast November 25th, 2020

It may be hard to believe, but the Thanksgiving holiday weekend is upon us. And even though the holidays will look a bit different this year, there are still plenty of safe, socially-distanced ways to enjoy Charlottesville & Albemarle County. Of course, the weather plays a large part in what we can…

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Holiday Shopping for Kids

Locally owned toy stores offer some of the most dazzling storefronts and cheerful interiors in town. We're lucky that so many do business here in Charlottesville and Albemarle County! Across the board, these stores exude positive energy and prioritize the safety of their customers above all. Whether…

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Top Adventure Towns 2020

This year's winners of the annual Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine Top Adventure Towns contest are ALL in the state of Virginia. If you're looking for adventure, this is the place for you. Charlottesville is the Top Mid-Sized Town! Other winners include Floyd, VA (Top Tiny Town), Bedford, VA (Top Small…

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