Category Archives: Charlottesville Events


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 […]


Spring Time Events in Charlottesville, VA

Guest Post by Chase Team Member – Lauri Powell Spring time in Charlottesville is a beautiful sight with the redbuds, dogwoods, azaleas and a host of other trees, shrubs and flowers blooming. As you drive through the Charlottesville area along the farms and estate properties you are amazed at the colors that abound. To celebrate […]


The Foxfield Race – Fine Dining, Tailgate Style!

Guest Post by Lauri Powell Not to Be Missed Bi-annual Charlottesville Social Event Charlottesville has many annual events but none that hold more allure than The Foxfield Races. Held twice a year (the last Saturday in April and the last Sunday in September) in the middle of Albemarle farm and estate country, this event has […]