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The Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Charlottesville

In Things To Do In Charlottesville by Tammy Brown

The Blue Ridge Mountains give Charlottesville a stunning blue backdrop most of the year. However, when autumn arrives the mountains change from a cool-toned blue to warm shades of red, orange and yellow. As the days grow shorter and there is less sunlight, leaves begin to stop producing chlorophyll. The green fades, the autumn colors begin to show, and eventually, …

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The Best Places to Pick Fruit Near Charlottesville

In Food & Drink, Things To Do In Charlottesville by Tammy Brown

Why settle for ordinary, imported produce when you can purchase locally grown fruit? Charlottesville is surrounded by orchards and farms, with plenty of places to pick your own fruit. Whether you prefer apples, peaches, or berries, you have the opportunity to visit the farm and pick your own fruit. Not only is choosing locally sourced fruit far healthier than the …

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Bodo’s Bagels In Charlottesville

In Food & Drink, Things To Do In Charlottesville by Tammy Brown

New York may be known for having some of the best bagels in the country. However, you don’t have to fly up north to taste some of the most genuine tasting NY bagels on the East Coast. Bodo’s Bagels, right here in Charlottesville, is a local legend known for serving up the best bagels in town. With three locations, Bodo’s …

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Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival

In Food & Drink, Things To Do In Charlottesville by Tammy Brown

For over 35 years, Claudius Crozet Park has been hosting the Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival. The event happens twice a year in Crozet, just outside of Charlottesville, Virginia. With stunning views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the scenic location hosts vendors from all over the area. The biannual festival helps fund the upkeep and maintenance of the park. On …