Tag - Outdoors

6 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County This November!

November 1, 2016 10:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:31 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

Fall Foliage Report - October 27, 2016

October 27, 2016 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 11:27 AM

(Cover Photo Credit: Neal Lewis, NPS) There's no doubt about it - this fall foliage season has been running behind schedule in Charlottesville & Albemarle County. But just because it's running a little late, doesn't mean that we still can't expect to be treated to the glorious colors that we look

5 Festive Fall Treats for the Taste Buds in Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

October 27, 2016 2:00 PM by Tess McGough
Updated: May 29, 2018 9:29 AM

(Cover Photo - Carter Mountain Apple Cider Donuts - Photo Credit: www.irresistiblepets.com) I have a major sweet tooth, and when fall rolls around and the holidays start approaching, indulging in all of the seasonal desserts around Charlottesville and Albemarle County is the first thing on my mind.

Fall Foliage Report - October 19, 2016

October 19, 2016 10:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 11:27 AM

Attention fall foliage lovers - you don't have much longer to wait! In the city of Charlottesville, we are finally starting to see some hints of color, with yellows, oranges, and reds showing up in some of our trees. The beautiful colors are rather spotty at this point, with green still being the

6 Frightfully Fun Things To Do In Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

October 19, 2016 10:00 AM by Tess McGough
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:20 PM

An eerie yellow moon hangs in the sky each evening, the nights are getting longer, and the jack-o-lanterns are beginning to light up all throughout Charlottesville and Albemarle County. With Halloween fast approaching, several spooky events around the area are gearing up to deliver the people of

Fall Foliage Report - October 12, 2016

October 12, 2016 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 11:26 AM

Fall has certainly made its presence felt in Charlottesville & Albemarle County this week! The past few mornings have featured the crisp, cool temperatures that most folks long for after a hot and humid summer. However, now that we're approaching the midpoint of the month of October, many people are

5 Places For Pumpkin Pickin' Perfection In The Charlottesville Area!

October 12, 2016 10:00 AM by Tess McGough
Updated: May 29, 2018 1:37 PM

October in Charlottesville is here! Just the thought of colorful scenery, warm ciders, and the beginning of scarf season puts a smile on my face. With October's arrival comes the beginning of Halloween celebrations: scary movies, costumes, and my personal favorite - picking a pumpkin! Choosing the

8 Reasons To Visit Charlottesville In October!

September 30, 2016 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: June 4, 2018 6:10 PM

October is upon us and what a busy and festive month it will be in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! This month features events and festivals galore, along with month-long celebrations of wine, local artisans, and breathtaking fall foliage! So let's dive right in and talk about the top 8 reasons

The Top 5 Places for Leaf Peeping in Charlottesville & Albemarle County

September 22, 2016 9:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: June 26, 2018 12:28 PM

Ahhhh, autumn is finally here! And with the arrival of autumn, leaf peepers everywhere eagerly await the smorgasbord of color that will undoubtedly adorn the trees in Charlottesville & Albemarle County. This colorful cloak of leaves marks the end of another hot summer season, as the transition to

Kayak Like a Local: A Day on the James River!

August 9, 2016 9:00 AM by Gina Weigold
Updated: June 24, 2018 7:19 PM

Whether you’re visiting for a weekend or even if you're from the Charlottesville – Albemarle County area, have you ever thought of a day trip on the water? Whether its kayaking, tubing, canoeing or even swimming, there are so many options that you can incorporate into your aquatic adventure! I had