Tag - Albemarle

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

February 6, 2018 10:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 6, 2018 10:22 AM

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: January 22, 2018 12:10 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

10 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays in Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

November 22, 2017 10:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:32 PM

It may be hard to believe, but the holiday season is upon us once again, and this festive, joyous time of year is one of the best times to make a visit to Charlottesville & Albemarle County! The area is teeming with special holiday events beginning shortly after Thanksgiving and lasting all the way

10 Places to Enjoy Dazzling Fall Foliage in the Charlottesville Area!

September 21, 2017 4:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:07 PM

Another summer has come and gone and the fall season is finally upon us. This means a return to crisp, cool days, chilly and refreshing nights, plus one of the best things of all - vibrant and dazzling fall foliage! Charlottesville & Albemarle County is a treasure trove for fall color a bit later in

10 Reasons to Visit the Charlottesville Area in September 2017!

August 30, 2017 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:10 PM

It’s hard to believe, but summer is quickly drawing to a close, which means that fall fun and festivities are just right around the corner! September is a beautiful month in the Charlottesville area, plus it’s packed with a wide variety of festivals and events, perfect for visitors and locals alike.

9 Reasons to Visit the Charlottesville Area This August!

August 2, 2017 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:32 PM

It may be hard to believe, but the summer months will very shortly be drawing to a close. In about six weeks, the long, warm days will gradually be replaced by crisp, cool nights, which will serve as a precursor to the vibrant fall foliage that is eagerly awaited each and every year. But August in