Category - Area Happenings

Mac & Cheese Week in Cville

March 14, 2016 11:00 AM by Bri Warner
Updated: June 24, 2018 7:41 PM

So, our neighbors of the north (aka Canada) have decided to make this week Mac and Cheese week. We thought "what an awesome idea"! In celebration of this (important) "holiday," we have decided to share a (non-exhaustive) list of some of our favorite places that serve this decadent dish in

Stay Local, Play Local: A Day of Sipping in Central Virginia

June 12, 2015 9:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: June 26, 2018 12:05 PM

As of this writing, summer may not have "officially" arrived, but for those living in central Virginia, we all know that's merely a technicality. Speaking of technicalities, as a meteorologist I can tell you that summer doesn't officially arrive until the sun is directly overhead at the Tropic of

Exploring the Top Attractions around Charlottesville

April 17, 2015 4:00 PM
Updated: June 24, 2018 6:54 PM

Expedia Viewfinder partnered up with Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau to reveal some of the best places to visit during a trip to C'Ville this summer. Charlottesville, Virginia, is a quaint and charming destination, located near the Blue Ridge Mountains. It's home to

Valentine's Weekend in Charlottesville

February 3, 2015 9:00 AM by Kayla Elder
Updated: June 26, 2018 12:47 PM

There's no better place to be on Valentine's Day than in Virginia! We all know Virginia is for lovers, so let us help you and your lover plan the perfect Valentine's Day in Charlottesville. With more than 30 different wi neries and breweries , you and your significant other can sip your way around

Central Virginia Events Honoring Veterans

November 10, 2014 2:00 PM by Samantha Tobias
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:42 PM

Besides these national chains generously offering discounts to military personnel including some to all customers, businesses in our local community are also honoring veterans this Tuesday. All events listed below are on Veterans Day, November 11, 2014, unless otherwise noted. A valid ID is