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Distilleries in Charlottesville

A preview of the best distilleries in Charlottesville and Albemarle County. A few great distilleries call Charlottesville home. The founders, distillers and principals are wonderful people. Expect to leave Ragged Branch, Vitae Spirits Distillery, or Spirit Lab Distilling with an expanded palate and…

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Live Music Preview, Fall 2019

The big-ticket items on the horizon are Lockn’ and The Festy. Lockn’ begins on Thursday, August 22 nd (a Thursday) and concludes August 25 th . Expect incredible sets. Expect exceptionally positive attitudes. If you would prefer to sleep in a bed at night, or take a long warm shower, or take a break…

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Shopping in Charlottesville and Albemarle County

Here in Cville we don’t have anything like the Mall of America. We don’t have a fashion district either. The malls we do have are nothing to write home about, unless we’re talking about the Downtown Mall, the pedestrian kind, smack-dab in the middle of Charlottesville, a half-mile of patio dining…

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Patio Dining on the Downtown Mall

Patio Dining on the Downtown Mall: Below is a comprehensive list of restaurants and cafes with patio seating on Charlottesville's downtown mall. Try something new! Whiskey Jar El Bebedero Mudhouse View this post on Instagram We are open and full of love…

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Things to Do This Spring

2019 Spring Activities in Charlottesville It’s warm again! Visit! Tom Tom Summit & Festival is upon us. This weeklong celebration features a wide array of mixers and keynote speakers but, more importantly, it’s fun . There’s live music all week. It’s a celebration of culture and community…

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Free Things to Do in Charlottesville

Exploring Charlottesville on a budget is easy. The heart of the city is connected by the Free Trolley, which has stops along the Downtown Mall and all throughout the University of Virginia. Walking down Main Street is doable, but if it’s frigid or sweltering, the Free Trolley is the way to go. The…

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2019 JPJ Men's Basketball Guide

See the Hoos at home. The John Paul Jones Arena is electric. Slightly biased UVa graduates will tell you that it's just as thunderous as Cameron Indoor Stadium. The ACC is PARTICULARLY good this year (a total of SIX teams rank among the AP Top 25). Point being: if you have been meaning to go to more…

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Cville's Coziest Indoor Dining

Rain, wind and snow make the following establishments—selected for their atmosphere, intimacy and unique features—that much more inviting. Alley Light Everyone needs to go to Alley Light at least once in their lives. It’s a tad pricey, but well worth a visit. Harry Potter enthusiasts have compared…

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