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

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

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

Rock Climbing in Charlottesville

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Adventurers, thrill-seekers, and outdoor enthusiasts are right at home in the rolling hills and mountains of Charlottesville. However, with colder days approaching, adrenaline junkies will soon be confined to the indoors. But don’t worry! For those who love all things adventurous or those who want to try something new, you’re in the right place. Charlottesville is home to both a … Read More

Visit the Virginia Film Festival

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Marking its 32nd year, the Virginia Film Festival at the University of Virginia showcases the work of local filmmakers. From October 23rd-27th, they will display 150 films. In addition to films, there will also be a gala, parties, panels and a variety of special guests in attendance. Attendees include actors, internationally-recognized directors and a variety of other guests who come … Read More

Enjoy the Taste of Fall at These Charlottesville Cideries

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It’s finally fall, and you know what that means! Pumpkin patches, cool air, and beautiful shades of orange, red, and yellow on the trees. If you love all things fall, then you are ready to welcome the season. If you’re looking for some ways to celebrate, you’re in luck. With the highest concentration of cideries in the state, Charlottesville is … Read More