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Outdoor Activities

Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival

May 1, 2015

May 9th and 10th, 2015 Claudius Crozet Park Crozet, VA Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend at the Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival. You will find over 100 artists and crafters at this spring festival! There is also live music, plenty of food and drinks and entertainment for the children. They are celebrating their 35th year so […]

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2015 Charlottesville Eco Fair

April 19, 2015

April 26, 2015 11AM to 5PM Main Street Arena Charlottesville, VA Charlottesville Eco Fair is a great place to learn about local environmental groups while enjoying live music, local food, kid’s activities and more! For a complete schedule visit Charlottesville Eco Fair website.

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Montpelier Wine Festival

April 17, 2015

May 2 & 3, 2015 James Madison’s Montpelier 11407 Constitution Highway Montpelier Station, Virginia You know spring is here when its time for the Montpelier Wine Festival! Lots of food and fun with arts and crafts, children activities and of course the wine tastings. For a list of the wineries and all the activities please […]

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The Hatton Ferry 2015 Season Opens April 18th

April 15, 2015

The Hatton Ferry will begin the 2015 season on April 18, 2015 and run through October 25, 2015. They are open from 9 AM until 5 PM on Saturdays and Noon to 5 PM on Sundays. On Opening Day there will be live music and food available. The Ferry relies solely on donations so please […]

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Would you like to become a Virginia Master Naturalist?

December 18, 2014

The Rivanna Chapter of The Virginia Master Naturalists training program will begin February 10, 2015. If you have a desire to help protect our local environment through volunteer services this maybe for you. Information sessions will be held January 6th and 11th at the Ivy Creek Natural Area Education Building . The Deadline to register […]

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Holiday Fun

December 3, 2014

Charlottesville is full of life and activities and the winter is no exception. Just because it’s cold outside, doesn’t mean you need to be stuck inside! Whether you live in the area of are just visiting for the holidays, take time to enjoy the beauty and everything Charlottesville has to offer. The Great Russian Nutcracker […]

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Autumn

October 28, 2014

Autumn is a beautiful time of year, especially in Virginia. The weather cools down, the air is crisp, the leaves start to change color and there is a lot to keep everyone busy. Below are some top reasons of why Charlottesville and autumn go so well together… The fall foliage… Skyline drive is one of […]

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Avoid Car-Deer Collisions

October 3, 2014

There you are, rumbling along the highway, lost in thoughts…. when… BAM.  Your whole life can change.  Yes, we’re talking about the suicidal deer that’s been waiting for you to come along. It’s not something to be taken lightly though.  Deer/car collisions claim many lives and cause injuries to humans and the deer.  Not to mention […]

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Keswick Hall Golf Course Layout

September 27, 2014

For more than a year we’ve been waiting eagerly for the golf course at gorgeous Keswick Hall to reopen.  It’s been undergoing an extensive renovation under the guidance of Pete Dye, who’s among the elite with the likes of Robert Trent Jones in the World Golf Hall of Fame… honored for world famous architectural golf course design.  […]

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It’s Apple Time!

September 24, 2014

Apple Festivals September 27th Carter’s Mountain Celebrate Johnny Appleseed’s 240th Birthday! Enjoy an apple cider donut and have story time with Johnny. Please visit Carter’s Mountain website for more events! September 27th & 28th Chile’s Orchard Fall Into Fun Festival! Here you can pick your own apples, take wagon rides participate in games and activities […]

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