Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Charlottesville

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St. Patrick’s Day might bring up images of dancing leprechauns, pots of gold, and green beer, but do you know the real story behind St. Patrick’s Day?  The first St. Patrick’s day took place March 17, 1631, established by the Church as a day to honor St. Patrick, the Patron Saint of Ireland. St. Patrick wasn’t actually born in Ireland, … Read More

Charlottesville Restaurant Spotlight: Jack Brown’s Beer and Burgers

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Although Jack Brown’s Beer and Burgers originally started out with its first location in Harrisonburg, Virginia, the popular beer and burger joint now has over 10 locations. With a passion for craft beer and a good burger, two friends turned their childhood dream into a reality and have seen their business expand from the small college town of Harrisonburg to … Read More

Escape Rooms in Charlottesville

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Escape Rooms in Charlottesville

Do you like puzzles or brain teasers? If so, then try an escape room adventure! For riddle-lovers and those who crave a challenge, escape rooms are a real-life adventure game where you are the character. Find your way out of a locked room using hidden clues and solving puzzles. Pay attention to every detail, because you never know what might … Read More

Places in Charlottesville to Take Flower Arranging Classes

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With Floral Design Day coming up on February 28th, why not try to take a flower arranging class to celebrate the occasion? Floral design is the art of using plants and natural materials to create a beautiful display of botany. The history of floral design dates back to the Ancient Egyptians, who can be considered the first florists. People considered … Read More

Best Spots for Valentine’s Day Dinner in Charlottesville

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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Have you planned out what you and your significant other are doing to celebrate the occasion? Going out to dinner is a Valentine’s Day tradition for most couples. Who doesn’t like dressing up, going out on the town, and enjoying a fancy dinner? Sometimes with our busy schedules, it can be difficult to … Read More

Charlottesville Restaurant Spotlight: Moose’s by the Creek

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Have you been Moose-ified? If you don’t know what that is, you probably haven’t been to Moose’s by the Creek yet, a popular local restaurant near Downtown Charlottesville. Although it may not look like much on the outside, Moose’s by the Creek is known for their home-cooked breakfast served all day, every day. As soon as you step foot inside … Read More

Dancing in Charlottesville: Get Your Groove On!

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Whether you want to go out dancing with friends on a Friday night or want to get some exercise in, there are several places to go dancing in Charlottesville. Dancing isn’t just good for your health, it’s good for the soul too. Release all that pent-up energy and just move your body to the music. It doesn’t matter whether you … Read More

Charlottesville’s The Elegance in Bridal Show

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Elegance in Bridal Show

Future brides, are you ready for the Elegance in Bridal Show coming to Charlottesville on January 20th? If you haven’t registered yet, go check out their website right now! Tickets are only $10 online compared to $15 at the door, so save some money by purchasing tickets through the website. VIP tickets cost $95 but include entries for the bride … Read More

Best Places to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Charlottesville

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With only a few weeks left in December, the new year will be here before we know it!  New Year’s Eve represents the beginning of another year, which means a fresh start. If you’ve had a rough or challenging year, now is the time to let the past go and move forward. Hopefully, the new year will bring good memories, … Read More