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11 Places to Enjoy National Ice Cream Month in the Charlottesville Area!

July 18, 2017 10:00 AM by Julia McCartney
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:46 PM

As we enter the infamous "dog days" of summer, the temperatures are sizzling and everybody is looking for ways to stay cool. If you’re looking for ideas to beat the heat, look no further! Enjoying a sweet, frozen treat is one of the best ways to cool off, and the Charlottesville area is teeming with

9 Reasons to Get Outdoors in Charlottesville & Albemarle County This Summer!

July 6, 2017 11:00 AM by Will Dozier
Updated: April 11, 2018 12:04 PM

Summer is here and that means lots of fun in the sun in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! From peach picking, to tubing, to hiking in the mountains, the Charlottesville area is the perfect place for an outdoor summer adventure! Read on to find more details about 9 awesome summer adventure ideas!

16 Amazing Pictures From the Charlottesville Area in 2016!

December 30, 2016 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 3:13 PM

We all know the saying "A picture is worth a thousand words." While that expression may be true most of the time, when it comes to photos of Charlottesville & Albemarle County, we think they are worth way more than just a thousand words! Maybe a million, or a billion, or even a trillion ! You get the

6 Spots to Enjoy National Cocoa Day in the Charlottesville Area!

December 9, 2016 4:00 PM by Tess McGough
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:21 PM

The days continue to cool off here in the Charlottesville area, which is another sure sign that winter is right around the corner! As we approach the holiday season and the shivering temperatures that come with this time of year, we are all going to be craving one thing - hot cocoa! But have no

14 Places to Enjoy Virginia Oyster Month in Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

November 4, 2016 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:49 PM

Oyster lovers, rejoice! November has been dubbed "Virginia Oyster Month" and luckily for the Charlottesville area, there are tons of places to get shuckin' and start chowing down on these sweet, salty, and succulent marvels! We're positive that by the end of this article, your stomach will be

5 Ways to Cool Off in Charlottesville and Albemarle County

July 6, 2016 1:00 PM by Gina Weigold
Updated: January 21, 2018 3:34 PM

Visiting central Virginia during the summer months surely does provide some beautiful scenery, but if you're concerned about the summer heat, have no fear! What better way to spend a hot summer day in Charlottesville and Albemarle County,

Mac & Cheese Week in Cville

March 14, 2016 11:00 AM by Bri Warner
Updated: January 22, 2018 11:54 AM

So, our neighbors of the north (aka Canada) have decided to make this week Mac and Cheese week. We thought "what an awesome idea"! In celebration of this (important) "holiday," we have decided to share a (non-exhaustive) list of some of our favorite places that serve this decadent dish in

5 Unique Ways to Celebrate LOVE in Charlottesville

February 12, 2016 3:00 PM by Bri Warner
Updated: January 21, 2018 3:33 PM

Okay, so you've done the flowers and chocolate thing in the past. You've even gotten your special someone a stuffed animal, one year. Now what? How can you wow your Valentine this year? Gifts are nice, but spending time together doing something wonderful provides memories for years to come. Here are