Category Archives: Charlottesville Things To Do


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, […]


5 Places You Should Visit in Albemarle County, Virginia

beautiful waterfall in albemarle county woods

Albemarle County is home to some of the most beautiful and historic destinations in Virginia, and quite possibly the United States. Here are 5 places that you need to visit in your next trip to Albemarle County. 1. Michie’s Tavern Michie’s Tavern offers a dining experience unique to Albemarle County. Located just outside the outskirts […]


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 […]


Charlottesville is the #5 Best Place to Live in America!

Many people consider Charlottesville to be America’s #1 community because of the city’s top-tier schools, rich history, and four-season climate. So it’s no surprise that Charlottesville has received numerous awards and accolades over the years, including “Fastest-Growing Cities in Virginia” by NerdWallet and “One of the Seven Dream Towns That Has It All” by Outside Magazine. We can add […]


8 Things Only Charlottesville Residents Understand

Charlottesville is an incredible place to live. This city has a high-quality way of life, plenty of things to do, centuries of history, incredible scenery in nearby Albemarle County, and amenities that range from outdoor trails to award-winning wineries. If you’re a resident of this amazing Virginia community, even if you’ve only recently bought 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, […]


5 Albemarle County Wineries That are Worth the Visit

grapes on the vine in a vineyard

It’s just a short drive outside of Charlottesville to the beautiful countryside in Albemarle County, Virginia. This area is known for its vineyards, which is why the Charlottesville region has been named “The Best New Place to Drink Wine” by Life magazine and “Top 100 Best Places to Live” by Livability. Albemarle County’s vineyards are all worth a visit, but these 5 are […]