Charlottesville fall festival

There’s a Charlottesville Fall Festival for Everyone

Charlottesville knows how to have fun, and the variety of fall celebrations proves it. No matter what your interests, there’s sure to be a Charlottesville fall festival to suit your idea of a good time.   Here are a few of our favorites: 40th Annual Orange Street Festival September 5 10am – 6pm Live music in Taylor Park will continue until 8:00 pm with free admission Held in … [Read more...]

Charlottesville apple picking

Charlottesville apple picking is fun for the whole family

There are a few things that really make fall come to life—the changing foliage and freshly sharpened pencils come to mind—but nothing is quite so autumnal as apple picking. Indulge in the season with a visit to Carter Mountain Orchard, the quintessential location for Charlottesville apple picking. As one of three Chiles Family Orchards (check out their website,, … [Read more...]

Shenandoah fall foliage

View the Spectacular Shenandoah Fall Foliage

Shenandoah fall foliage peaks at different times depending on the area, but October is the best bet for seeing the most spectacular shows. Tracking Shenandoah fall foliage If you’d like to plan a visit to take advantage of the Shenandoah fall foliage—and we think you definitely should!—there are several ways to keep track and pick your moment. To follow the turning season from afar, go to … [Read more...]