National Drink Wine Day: Restaurants & Wineries in Charlottesville

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February 18th is National Drink Wine Day, and Charlottesville is the perfect place to celebrate. With an abundance of wineries and wine bars, the wine scene in Charlottesville provides plenty of places to choose from. Enjoy a glass or two at one of these bars or wineries in Charlottesville for National Drink Wine Day! Tilman’s Cheese, Wine, & Snacks There’s … Read More

Best Places for Breakfast in Charlottesville

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February is National Hot Breakfast Month! They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but it is also the most delicious. Luckily, there are plenty of breakfast joints right here in Charlottesville for you to enjoy! Whether you’re craving a stack of delectable pancakes or a hearty plate of bacon and eggs, check out some of … Read More

Take a Trip to Wintergreen Resort

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Just a 40-minute drive from Charlottesville, Wintergreen Resort is located in Nelson County. From snowboarding, skiing, and tubing, to golf, tennis, and more, Wintergreen is the perfect escape year-round! In fact, since it is so close to Charlottesville, you can even make a day trip. However, with so much to do, you may want to spend a whole weekend exploring … Read More

New Year, No Plans? Think Again! Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Charlottesville

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Although Christmas is right around the corner, so is the New Year! With 2020 upon us, how will you spend the evening of the 31st? Luckily, there are plenty of ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Charlottesville. Celebrate your way into the New Year! New Beers Eve at Blue Mountain Brewery Spend an afternoon with unique beers and tasty … Read More

Holiday Events at the Paramount Theater

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Since opening in 1931, the Paramount Theater has become a Charlottesville landmark. It’s beautiful architecture and detailed, intricate decor makes any event here magical. Contributing immensely to the culture and history of Charlottesville, the Paramount Theater hosts movies, performers, and more. Looking for something unique and exciting to do now that the holidays are here? Learn about holiday events at … Read More

Ring in the Holidays with Christmas at Monticello

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With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, the holiday season will be here before we know it! If you’re looking for ways to get in the spirit, there are plenty of events around Charlottesville. In fact, Monticello hosts a variety of events throughout the month including workshops, a 5K, and tours! Come celebrate Christmas at Monticello. Upcoming Events at Monticello If you’re from … Read More

Planning Friendsgiving With Your Neighbors

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We all know about Thanksgiving, the traditional holiday where families get together from near and far over a spread of delicious food, maybe some football, and all the other family traditions that may come along with it. However, Friendsgiving is becoming more and more popular to celebrate along with the traditional holiday. Although most people spend time with their families … Read More

Learn About History & Culture at the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center

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African American Heritage Center

The Jefferson School was Charlottesville’s first African American high school and was built in 1926. Today, it is home to the African American Heritage Center. Here, visitors can explore exhibits that tell the story of African American history and culture in the Charlottesville community. The mission is to honor and preserve the rich heritage of the African American community in … Read More

Raise a Glass at the Best Happy Hours in Charlottesville

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National Happy Hour Day is November 12th, but this is a holiday worth celebrating any day! Whether it’s discounts on drinks or appetizers, everyone loves a good deal. Tune in for some of the best happy hours in Charlottesville! Celebrate at one of Charlottesville’s favorite bars, not only on November 12th but any day of the week. Three Notch’d Brewery … Read More