Posts from February 2018

6 Reasons to Check Out the 2018 Virginia Festival of the Book!

February 26, 2018 12:00 PM by Maeve Hayden
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:27 PM

In a few short weeks the 24th annual Virginia Festival of the Book will take place throughout Charlottesville and Albemarle County, with programs occurring between March 21-25, 2018 . Each year, the Virginia Festival of the Book brings together writers and readers to promote and celebrate books,

Sip & Stay at 7 of These Vineyard Properties in Charlottesville Area Wine Country

February 23, 2018 2:00 PM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: June 24, 2018 8:59 PM

It's no secret that the Charlottesville area has a love affair with wine, going all the way back to the days of Thomas Jefferson. Jefferson envisioned a landscape teeming with grapevines and vineyards, but unfortunately, this reality did not transpire within his lifetime. We like to think Jefferson

History Comes to Life With Augmented Reality at James Monroe's Highland

February 6, 2018 10:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: April 11, 2018 12:08 PM

The Charlottesville area is known far and wide for its historic attractions, including the homes of three former United States presidents. One of these homes, James Monroe's Highland , is now bringing history to life in an interesting, interactive, and fun way. Not only can you take a traditional