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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: July 5, 2018 1:20 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
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 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

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

January 17, 2018 4:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: June 24, 2018 7:02 PM

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,”

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