Enticing Gardens

What You Should Know About Virginia’s Historic Garden Week – 2015

Your Guide to Virginia’s 2015 “Historic Garden Week” Coinciding with the peak of Virginia’s springtime color, the 87th Annual Historic Garden Week (April 18 – 25, 2015) offers a rare opportunity to visit Virginia’s most gracious homes and lavish, hidden gardens.  This 8-day, statewide event showcases more than two hundred fifty unforgettable gardens and beautiful houses sparkling with over … [Read more...]

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What You Should Know About The Battle of Trevilian Station (Historic Re-enactment)

If you’re a history buff or just fascinated by the Civil War, then you don’t want to miss the historic re-enactment of the Battle of Trevilian Station (June 21st & 22nd, 2014).  This year marks the 150th Anniversary of the battle, which was the largest all-cavalry battle of the Civil War.  Nearly 4,000 re-enactors in period attire (and most with horses) will participate… transporting you … [Read more...]

Tom Tom Founders Festival

All You Need To Know About The Tom Tom Founders Festival

If you’re anxiously awaiting the next TED Conference, or you  find yourself inspired by innovation, block parties, concerts, competitions, and creative expositions, then perhaps you should make your way to Charlottesville, Virginia this coming April 10th – 14th.  The Tom Tom Founders Festival is designed for people just like you.  Created and hosted by the Tom Tom Foundation, a local … [Read more...]