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3 Brewery Events You Don’t Want to Miss in Charlottesville

There is so much to discover in Charlottesville, and it’s no wonder this small town has become a popular destination for both visitors and out-of-town home buyers. Its craft brewery scene is one aspect of the local culture that has grown popular in recent years. There are so many events coming up in the next few months, but we want to focus on the top three.

craft beer in a glass on a table1. Memorial Day Weekend on The Brew Ridge Trail

Dates: May 27th-30th 


We can’t talk about Charlottesville’s local brew scene without talking about the Brew Ridge Trail, a self-guided tour of six breweries in Albemarle County and Charlottesville.

This Memorial Day Weekend, you will be able to enjoy Friday Cheers at the Blue Mountain Barrel House, Saturday S’Mores at Devils Backbone, Sunday brunch and music at Wolf, and Meatless Mondays at Blue Mountain, just to name a few.

2. IPA Jambeeree at Starr Hill Brewery

Date: Saturday, June 25th


Next month, venture to The Hangar Park at Starr Hill Brewery for a full day of IPA tastings, great food, and live music.

Sample your favorites from Virginia craft breweries such as Apocalypse, Devils Backbone, and Brothers; visit one of two stages for performances by Sons of Bill, Lord Nelson, Travis Elliott, and others; and eat to your heart’s content from local food trucks, including South Fork and Spicesea Gourmet.

3. The Virginia Whisky Experience Tours

Date: Starts Saturday, June 11th


Take a guided journey of the history and legacy of single malt whisky and enjoy a behind-the-scenes distillery tour with the Virginia Distillery Company. It all leads up to an anticipated tasting of the company’s Virginia Highland Malt Whisky. Tours start June 11th.

monticello in charlottesville virginiaMake Your Move to Charlottesville

When relocating to Charlottesville, it’s important to learn everything you can about the area, both about your desired homes and about the community itself. Charlottesville is popular for its breweries, vineyards, and downtown, but its luxury farm and estate neighborhoods give future residents even more to look forward to.

If you’re relocating to this great community and are searching for the best home, contact us at (434) 296-9860. We are Charlottesville real estate experts and can make finding your next home much simpler.