Tag - Wine

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,

Sip & Stay at 7 of These Vineyard Properties in Charlottesville Area Wine Country

February 23, 2018 2:00 PM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: April 11, 2018 12:09 PM

It's no secret that the Charlottesville area has a love affair with wine, going all the way back to the days of Thomas Jefferson. Jefferson envisioned a landscape teeming with grapevines and vineyards, but unfortunately, this reality did not transpire within his lifetime. We like to think Jefferson

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

10 Cozy Charlottesville Area Wineries to Visit this Winter!

December 12, 2017 2:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:03 PM

Even though winter doesn't officially arrive until December 21 st , the colder temperatures that are associated with the season have already made their presence felt in Charlottesville & Albemarle County. But that doesn't mean that this is a time to hibernate! In fact, it's all the more reason to get

10 Places to Enjoy Dazzling Fall Foliage in the Charlottesville Area!

September 21, 2017 4:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:07 PM

Another summer has come and gone and the fall season is finally upon us. This means a return to crisp, cool days, chilly and refreshing nights, plus one of the best things of all - vibrant and dazzling fall foliage! Charlottesville & Albemarle County is a treasure trove for fall color a bit later in

10 Reasons to Visit the Charlottesville Area This Spring

April 10, 2017 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:10 PM

While every season is a great season in Charlottesville & Albemarle County, there’s something especially delightful about spring. Ah, yes, the season when flowers and trees come bursting back to life after lying dormant throughout the winter months. But this season means so much more than just
One of the many great things about Charlottesville is its sheer abundance of vineyards. As an out-of-towner, I am always amazed by the fact that beautiful landscapes and amazing wine are just a quick drive down the road. There is a long list of unique, gorgeous vineyards to visit and each has its

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

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

8 Reasons To Visit Charlottesville In October!

September 30, 2016 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:27 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