Category Archives: Charlottesville Area Events

Charlottesville Area Events

Most posts on this blog discuss local and rural events in the Charlottesville VA area. Other posts will give information about upcoming events. Charlottesville Area Events posts will include holiday posts such as Christmas and July 4. There is a post about Spring time in Charlottesville.  Some Albemarle County neighborhood posts will have links to local events. There are informative posts about special places in the Charlottesville area. These posts discuss  those places with in-house events. Other posts are discussions about special groups. Certain posts give  information about events happening at the time of posting.  One post is about UVA sports and another covers the Charlottesville City Market. Overall, this category will discuss what is available to see and do in the Charlottesville area. 

Charlottesville Christmas and Holiday Events 2017

  There is much fun to be had at many Christmas and Holiday Events in Charlottesville and the surrounding communities! Christmas and Holiday Events in Charlottesville include a variety of activities for all ages to enjoy in 2017. Many special Christmas and Holiday Events in Charlottesville are at historic sites, music and dance venues, and […]

INNISFREE VILLAGE, A Life-Sharing Residential Community for Adults

Recently Virginia and I were given the wonderful opportunity of a personal tour through the beautiful and special residential community of Innisfree Village by Nancy Chappell, Associate Director and Community Coordinator. Nancy Chappell has worn many hats in her time with Innisfree since 1992, including Volunteer Coordinator and Medical Coordinator, and now also concentrating on […]

2016 Memorial Day Activities and Events around Charlottesville

MONDAY, MAY 30 – An Annual Memorial Day tribute  Hosted by the Earlysville, Virginia Chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Champ Lawson, Jr. – Douglas Hall Kirby Post 2044 , a patriotic program with music, held at the Earlysville Post Office VIETNAM WAR FOUNDATION Greene County, special new exhibits open for Memorial Day 2016 MEMORIAL DAY […]

Spring has definitely sprung in Charlottesville – Let the events begin!

I’ve lived here long enough, I still sometimes forget how “big” this little town has become and how many incredible resources there are available to the community. Charlottesville Family is one of four community publications by Ivy Publications.  Following is their latest, Charlottesville Events in April 2015 About Ivy Publications (from their website) “Our dedication to products […]

July 2nd and July 4th, Special Municipal Band Events

The Charlottesville Municipal Band is an important part of Charlottesville’s history.   Terry Allard recently featured the Band on her,  “Charlottesville Inside-Out”  (Charlottesville public television, WHTV), which you can watch here… June 2nd, the Charlottesville Municipal Band features one of its most popular programs, “Audience Favorites”.   The concert will be plated at the Paramount Theatre […]

Mother’s Day Weekend in Charlottesville is truly jam-packed!

Mother’s Day Weekend in Charlottesville is truly jam-packed!  Beginning with a little bit of the big Soul Transit Authority at the Pavilion at the east end of the Downtown pedestrian mall on Friday evening, continuing with our beloved  Crozet Arts & Crafts Festival throughout the weekend and a fabulous Wine Festival at Monticello on Saturday […]