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Scenic Drives

Scottsville’s Art Walk

May 2, 2015

Scottsville’s Art Walk 2nd Saturdays Beginning May 9, 2015 3PM until Dark Downtown Scottsville, VA Did you know on the second Saturdays of the month Scottsville’s main street turns into an art district! Over 100 art pieces are displayed! There is also wine and beer tastings, food trucks, children activities and you can create you […]

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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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Woodrow Wilson Birthday Celebration

December 17, 2014

December 28,2014 11AM to 3PM 18 North Coalter Street Staunton, Virginia Celebrate Woodrow Wilson’s birthday on December 28th and talk with costumed interpreters and learn the life and legacy of our 28th president. There will be special activities taking place for the children and light refreshments will be provided. For more information please visit The […]

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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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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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Taste of The Mountains Main Street Festival

August 25, 2014

August 30, 2014 9AM to 4PM Main Street Madison, VA This is a fun event for the entire family to enjoy! There is live music, food, crafts, games, wine tasting and even pony rides! Free parking is at the high school with shuttle buses running throughout the day. Please visit Madison County Chamber of Commerce […]

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Edible Food Fest 2014

August 1, 2014

August 9, 2014 10AM to 6PM Downtown Orange, VA This is the 3rd annual Edible Food Fest in Orange and this is one you don’t want to miss! Some of the regions best chefs will be there along with sustainable living vendors, live music and more! You can find more information at Edible Food Fest […]

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County Fairs!

July 28, 2014

It’s that time of year to meet your family, friends and neighbors at the County Fair! Here are some in our area where you will find the critters, food, music and more! You can visit their websites for a complete schedule of events. July 29 – August 2 Greene County Fair July 31 – August […]

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Virginia Summer Solstice Wine Festival

June 14, 2014

Lazy Days Winery Amherst, VA June 21 and June 22, 2014 The Virginia Summer Solstice Wine Festival at Lazy Days Winery was the winner of The Virginia Wine Lovers Best Festival in Central Virginia in 2013! You won’t be disappointed by all they offer! Local wines and growers, live music, arts and crafts, festival foods, […]

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