Category Archives: Charlottesville Events

12 Unforgettable Charlottesville Events Happening This Fall

Fall is here! The leaves are changing, the weather is getting cooler, and residents are filling their calendars with fun seasonal events. Whether you’re relocating to the Charlottesville area or are simply curious about fun things to do in the area, we have you covered. You’ll find plenty of events happening this fall in Charlottesville, […]


A Pocket Guide to This Year’s Foxfield Family Day Races

horses racing around a dirt track

Foxfield’s fall races are next Sunday, September 24th! Drawing in crowds from all over the Charlottesville and Albemarle County area, this highly anticipated event, known as Family Day, is a must-visit for anyone who loves thrilling spectator sports and all kinds of community activities. Don’t Miss Any of the Fun! Steeplechase racing has been a […]


Your Guide to Everything That’s Happening This Spring

Rock band on concert stage

The weather is warming up and the days are growing longer. Now’s the perfect excuse to spend time out and about in the city! As longtime Charlottesville residents know, spring brings more festivals, more concerts, and more not-to-miss adventures. So whether you’re planning your next weekend excursion or planning your move to our area, take a […]


5 Easy Ways You Can Stay Active in Charlottesville

If you’ve made a New Year’s resolution to enjoy the outdoors or exercise in 2017, you’re not alone. Many Charlottesville residents make a commitment to stay active in the new year. The best part about living in Charlottesville is that you don’t need to purchase a gym membership to do so — the city offers plenty of parks, […]



Top 5 Things to Do in Charlottesville This Fall

It’s officially fall in Charlottesville. The leaves are starting to change colors and the air is getting cooler, so it’s time to bring out the sweaters and scarves. Experience Charlottesville During the Fall Fall is such a great time of year in Charlottesville, and there are so many seasonal things to do, from going to a football game […]


Paul McCartney Performing in Charlottesville

Tour Stop at UVA Paul McCartney is coming to Charlottesville for the first time this summer! He is set to perform on June 23 at the University of Virginia’s John Paul Jones Arena as part of his 2015 “Out There” tour. Joining him will be his band members Paul “Wix” Wickens on keyboards, Brian Ray […]


Why We Ate Turkey for Thanksgiving

Because the media said so, that’s why.  Again it all started back with the Pilgrims in 1621 and some guy by the name of William Bradford wrote “History of Plymouth Plantation” and said that turkey was served.  By the way, he wrote that piece 22 or so years after the fact. Well, of course, turkey […]



Buying Downtown Charlottesville Real Estate

Why Live in Downtown Charlottesville? As I stated in my previous post, I told you where to find those desirable homegrown fresh vegetables in the downtown City Market. Many Charlottesville home buyers are actually looking toward downtown for all the right reasons. There are lots of things going on in downtown Charlottesville, from live arts […]