Things to Do in Charlottesville, VA


Arden Place Luxury Apartments is located near a wide variety of fun things to do in Charlottesville. Whether you’re a foodie, wine connoisseur, shopaholic, or thrill seeker, Charlottesville has something for everyone.


You never have to go hungry in Charlottesville! With a wide variety of cuisines available, there is a restaurant for every palette. From hole-in-the-wall BBQ joints to classic Italian bistros, the Charlottesville restaurant scene is prepared to delight your taste buds.

Breweries & Wineries

Known throughout the mid-Atlantic for its superior brewery and winery landscape, the Greater Charlottesville area provides no shortage of local beer, wine, and cider options. Make a day trip with some friends and start checking our favorites off your list.

Recreational Activities

The next time you’re looking for something to do in Charlottesville, consider taking advantage of the variety of outdoor recreational opportunities available. From hiking to paddleboarding, this city has it all!

Rivanna River Company

Charlottesville City Parks

Meadowcreek Golf Course

Carver Recreation Center

Coffee Shops

Lattes, cold brew, and macchiatos galore! Coffee shops in Charlottesville offer all the caffeine and conversation you could ever want. Try one of our favorite local cafes the next time you need an afternoon pick-me-up!

Mudhouse Coffee

Shenandoah Joe

Lone Light Coffee

Snowing in Space


Need a gift for someone special? Or maybe just a little retail therapy? Shopping in Charlottesville is the perfect way to find what you’re looking for.

Grocery Stores

When you aren’t exploring the exquisite Charlottesville restaurant scene, you’re cooking in your gourmet kitchen at Arden Place Apartments. Here are our favorite grocery stores where you can stock up on all of your cooking essentials.

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