Major Event Dates

Charlottesville and Albemarle County is a vibrant community, where several major events and festivals take place each year.  These events bring in thousands of visitors, which causes our hotels to fill up quickly.  If you are planning an event such as a wedding, meeting, family reunion, or sporting event in the Charlottesville area and will be in need of several hotel rooms, availability may be limited on dates listed below.  This list will be updated regularly as dates are announced; all dates are subject to change.  Should you need assistance in booking a block of hotel rooms, our Director of Sales &Marketing will be happy to survey our local lodging partners on your behalf,and this service is free!  Please fill out the simple form found here and we will do the legwork for you!



March 16-20: Virginia Festival of the Book

April 7-9: Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival 

April 11-17: Tom Tom Founders Festival  

May 20-22: UVA Finals Weekend

June 2-5: UVA Reunions

June 13-19: LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph 

August 25-28: Lockn' Music Festival  

September 3: UVA Football vs. Richmond

September 24: UVA Football vs. Central Michigan

October 15: UVA Football vs. Pittsburgh

October 22: UVA Football vs. North Carolina

October 29: UVA Football vs. Louisville

November 3-6: Virginia Film Festival  

November 4-6: UVA Family Weekend  

November 12: UVA Football vs. Miami 



March 22-26: Virginia Festival of the Book

April 10-16: Tom Tom Founders Festival

May 13-14: Spartan Race

May 19-21: UVA Finals Weekend

June 1-4: UVA Reunions 

June 8-11: UVA Reunions

August 24-27: Lockn' Music Festival

September 2: UVA Football vs. William and Mary

September 9: UVA Football vs. Indiana

September 16: UVA Football vs. Connecticut


September 1: UVA Football vs. Richmond



September 7: UVA Football vs. BYU