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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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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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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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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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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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Retiring… What now?

November 3, 2014

Considering retiring to an area that offers history, affordability and a wide range of activities- then look at Charlottesville, VA. With its richly varied landscape that offer breathtaking views of the rolling Blue Ridge Mountains, the four season climates, top medical care, and a wide variety of leisure activities… it’s easy to see why Charlottesville […]

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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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Virginia Wine and Garlic Festival

October 7, 2014

Rebec Vineyards Amherst, VA October 11th and 12th, 2014 10AM to 5PM This is one festival you don’t want to miss! Ten wineries, five stages with musicians, chefs, magicians and even a petting zoo! Not to mention the specialty vendors and foods plus artists and craftors. For more information and advanced tickets, please visit Rebec […]

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