Veterans Day, 2011

“The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract. The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they … Continue reading

The Iris Inn, According to Mystery Writer Dirk Robertson

Dirk Robertson is a wonderfully fascinating individual whom we have come to know during his visits at the Iris Inn. He is a professional speaker, author and musician, a trained Shakespearean actor, a consultant in Social Welfare and Media Studies, … Continue reading

Andre Viette Daylily and Wine Festival, July16-17, 2011, Fishersville, Va

For those of you who need some rest and relaxation, it’s almost time for another festival that’s included in our Wine Therapy Package! The Shenandoah Valley is ripe with greenery, and this is the perfect time of year to celebrate … Continue reading

2,700 Books, a Slow Learner, and a Gambling Son

The Iris Inn is within reasonable driving distance of the homes of four previous U.S. Presidents. Not one, not two, not even three, but FOUR presidents’ homes: Monticello, Ash Lawn-Highland, the Woodrow Wilson Presidental Library and Museum, and Montpelier. Continue reading