Monticello Independence Day Celebration: 70 Reasons to Attend

The Independence Naturalization Ceremony at Monticello This year marks the 243rd anniversary of the US adoption of the Declaration of Independence. That on its own is reason enough to attend Monticello’s historic celebration. After all, Thomas Jefferson was one of its … Continue reading

Heritage Harvest Festival: The Thomas Jefferson Tribute to Agriculture

Sustainable Agriculture Rules the Day at Heritage Harvest Festival The third president of the US, Thomas Jefferson, left behind a diverse legacy! A prominent political figure and the author of the Declaration of the Independence, Jefferson’s life interests weren’t confined to … Continue reading

5 Fun End of Summer Activities Near the Iris Inn

Back-to-School season has hit, which means that soon enough, the days will grow shorter, the summer heat will lessen, and the leaves will start changes, shifting from the carefree dog days of summer to the cozy chill of autumn. But … Continue reading