Celebrate Floral Beauty at the Andre Viette Daylily & Wine Festival

For those of you who need some rest and relaxation, it’s almost time for another festival. The Shenandoah Valley is ripe with greenery, and this is the perfect time of year to celebrate the natural world with the Andrew Viette Daylily … Continue reading

Explore Virginia’s Historic Garden Week

Lush gardens, historic homes, and warm walking tours with good company—nothing celebrates the arrival of spring like Virginia’s Historic Garden Week, and the annual event is fast approaching! “Every April, visitors are welcomed to more than 250 of Virginia’s most … Continue reading

Hill Top Berry Farm and Winery Open House

There are a huge number of wineries around the Shenandoah Valley area, each with its own individual libations. There is one in particular that stands out in its uniqueness, not only because it produces “other than grape” wines, but also … Continue reading

Candlelight Christmas Tours at Montpelier

Montpelier—home to Father of the Constitution and former president of the United States, James Madison, and his beloved wife Dolley. It was here at this large plantation that the couple retired in 1817, managing the estate, jointly editing James’ numerous … Continue reading

Monticello’s 7th Annual Heritage Harvest Festival

It’s difficult to believe that July has departed and August has arrived. Though it’s technically still summer, the recent cooler temperatures hint of fall and all the beautiful celebration that the season brings. One upcoming festival, the 7th Annual Heritage … Continue reading