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

7 Best Charlottesville Restaurants You Don’t Want To Miss

Check Out These 7 Excellent Charlottesville Restaurants For Superb Dining Guests of the Iris Inn are always asking, “What Charlottesville restaurants would you recommend?” Well, the good news is Virginia restaurants love to prepare good Southern comfort food, and they … Continue reading

Plumb House: Battle of Waynesboro

The Last Civil War Battlefield: Plumb House   Today, nothing remains of the Shenandoah Valley’s last Civil War battlefield. A mixture of residential and commercial development in Waynesboro, Va., has obliterated where the Confederacy made its last stand in the … Continue reading

The Iris Inn Hiking Guide: Trails to Explore Near Us

Hiking Guide to Trails Near the Inn Hiking enthusiasts love the Shenandoah Valley’s many trails! And it’s no wonder. Panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains is just one of the many rewards. And with the Iris Inn’s “Sip & … Continue reading