Tag - Charlottesville

After a prolonged winter, the sun and warmth have made their seasonal appearance with vengeance! Warm weather has many benefits since there are more activities for what you can do in your spare time. One of our favorite year-round activities here in Charlottesville and Albemarle County is eating,
Father’s Day is just around the corner and the Charlottesville area is a wonderful place to spend a relaxing, fun, and memorable weekend celebrating Dad! From fascinating historical sites and adventurous outdoor activities, to great food & drink, the Charlottesville area offers something special for

9 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County This Summer

June 1, 2018 3:00 PM by Ellen Sewell
Updated: June 8, 2018 3:04 PM

Things are heating up in Charlottesville and Albemarle County, and there is no shortage of things to do that will quench your thirst, fill your belly, cool you off and stimulate your mind. The final school bell is about to ring, so pack up and head out to the Charlottesville area where there is
Charlottesville’s food scene is gaining a new restaurant today, which will be led by nationally recognized executive chef Joe Wolfson. Renewal, a modern, eclectic restaurant featuring a trend-setting menu, is now open for business. The restaurant is within walking distance of the UVA Medical Center
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.)

5 Reasons to Attend the Tom Tom Founders Festival in 2018

April 2, 2018 2:00 PM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: April 2, 2018 2:53 PM

April is here and there are plenty of things to be excited about, from the fresh spring air to outdoor activities, and of course, the 7 th annual Tom Tom Founders Festival ! This unique, week-long experience brings communities together to celebrate leadership, music, arts, food, and culture - and

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

6 Reasons to Check Out the 2018 Virginia Festival of the Book!

February 26, 2018 12:00 PM by Maeve Hayden
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:27 PM

In a few short weeks the 24th annual Virginia Festival of the Book will take place throughout Charlottesville and Albemarle County, with programs occurring between March 21-25, 2018 . Each year, the Virginia Festival of the Book brings together writers and readers to promote and celebrate books,