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The Charlottesville area is the perfect destination for your bachelorette party, with a wide variety of outdoor and indoor attractions for you and your gal pals to enjoy. From foodie paradise and live entertainment on the Downtown Mall to a picturesque views and tasty beverages at wineries,

3 Days of Springtime Fun in Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

April 6, 2018 2:00 PM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: April 6, 2018 4:47 PM

Spring is finally here and it's the perfect time to visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County! With mild temperatures and blooming flowers, there are plenty of outdoor activities that will allow you to explore the beauty of the Charlottesville area. Take in gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains
They say that a photo is worth a thousand words, so sit back, scroll, and let these photos convince you to plan a perfect spring getaway to Charlottesville & Albemarle County! 1.) Patio Dining on the Historic Pedestrian Downtown Mall (Photo Credit - Sanjay Suchak) 2.) Scenic Country Roads 3.)

10 Spring Festivals & Events to Enjoy in the Charlottesville Area in 2018!

March 20, 2018 9:00 AM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: March 25, 2018 11:37 AM

Spring has finally arrived! The flowers are blooming and the temperatures are warming, meaning it is time to get outside. Several upcoming events and festivals taking place in the Charlottesville area this spring season will give you the opportunity to do just that. With a wide array of options for

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

February 23, 2018 2:00 PM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: April 11, 2018 12:09 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

10 Romantic Restaurants to Celebrate Love in Charlottesville & Albemarle County

January 25, 2018 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 8, 2018 11:33 AM

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, which means couples far and wide are searching for the perfect romantic date night idea. Luckily, couples in the Charlottesville area won’t have to search very long to find some scrumptious food, from one of the region’s many intimate, cozy, and inviting

100 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

January 4, 2018 10:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:44 PM

The Charlottesville area is always bustling with activities, events, and festivals throughout the year! While we could have listed 1,000 reasons to visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County, here, in no particular order, are 100 of the top bucket list items to do and see in the area. If you have

Planning the Perfect Escape to Charlottesville & Albemarle County This Winter!

December 14, 2017 2:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: April 11, 2018 12:06 PM

Wintertime has finally arrived. The beautiful and dazzling leaves have all fallen from their branches. The nights are a little longer. The days are a little colder. But winter is still an absolutely picture-perfect time to visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County! In fact, a trip to the

10 Cozy Charlottesville Area Wineries to Visit this Winter!

December 12, 2017 2:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:03 PM

Even though winter doesn't officially arrive until December 21 st , the colder temperatures that are associated with the season have already made their presence felt in Charlottesville & Albemarle County. But that doesn't mean that this is a time to hibernate! In fact, it's all the more reason to get