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Fun Events Foodies Will Love in the Charlottesville Area This Winter!

January 17, 2018 4:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 11:39 AM

It almost goes without saying that the Charlottesville area knows a thing or two about food. But don't just take my word for it - the proof is in the proverbial pudding. Recently named the “ locavore capital of the world ” by Forbes and home to Thomas Jefferson, our nation’s “Founding Foodie,”

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

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

11 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County in May 2017

April 24, 2017 4:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:47 PM

Spring has definitely sprung in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! Trees and flowers are in full bloom, warmer temperatures are here to stay, and the month of May is ready to offer up some major events and fun festivities in the Charlottesville area! This list features 11 of the top events and

6 Reasons to Visit the Charlottesville Area After the Inauguration!

January 18, 2017 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:17 PM

January 20, 2017 is an historic day for the nation, as the 45 th President of the United States of America will officially be sworn in to take office. Hundreds of thousands, if not even a million (or more) people are expected to attend this event and the festivities surrounding it in our nation's

3 Days in the Charlottesville Area: A Perfect Winter Vacation Getaway!

December 20, 2016 2:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 12:12 PM

The time has finally come. 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 Charlottesville

7 of the Best Burger Joints in the Charlottesville Area!

December 6, 2016 5:00 PM by Tess McGough
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:22 PM

Is there really any comfort food like a burger and fries? This all-American meal is always a safe thing to order because, let’s be honest, there is no such thing as a bad burger. In fact, few things make me happier than a nice juicy burger, oozing with cheese, and other yummy toppings. The best part

6 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County This November!

November 1, 2016 10:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:16 PM

November is officially here and the fun and festivities continue in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! This crisp, cool month is jam packed with fun events featuring film, craft beer, cider, artisans and much, much more. So let's get started with a list of 6 events and activities to enjoy in the

5 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County in September!

September 7, 2016 4:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 3:25 PM

Labor Day has come and gone, signaling the unofficial end of summer and the beginning of a vibrant fall season in central Virginia! September often features extremely pleasant weather in Charlottesville & Albemarle County and this weather implores us to get outdoors and take advantage of all the

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

June 12, 2015 9:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 12:02 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