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Top 15 Things to Do in September and October Near Waynesboro

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The Waynesboro events calendar is full of fun things to do in September and October. You will find everything from festivals to dancing to cars to bike rides. Plan your Iris Inn getaway around one of these fun activities. Steal the Glass at Stable Craft Brewing, Wednesday, September 6, 4pm-9:30pm – So the name of […]

Shenandoah National Park

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Shenandoah National Park is 200,000 acres of protected lands in Virginia. Parts of the park can be found in eight counties in the state: Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Rappahannock, Madison, Green, and Albemarle. The city of Waynesboro is near the southwest tip of the park making the Iris Inn a great place to start your […]

A Barley and Hops Tour of Waynesboro

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Beer tourism is a growing market. People are traveling to locations specifically to sample the local beers, attend a beer festival or show, and experience all the parts of the beer making process. According to the Brewers Association, the state of Virginia has 344 craft breweries which means it is ranked 11th in the country. […]

19 Wineries Within 30 Minutes of Waynesboro

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The state of Virginia has become a destination for wine lovers. Many of the vineyards are family-owned and the area has gained an international reputation for quality. We are lucky to have so many wineries within a short drive of Waynesboro, Virginia. Whether you like white wine, red wine, or the ambiance of a wine […]

5 of Virginia’s Best Hikes for Fall Foliage: Shenandoah Valley

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The Blue Ridge Mounta: Shenandoah National Park’s, Upper Hawksbill Trail, is astonishing during this time of year. It is a short and easy hike to the top of this beautiful vantage point. If you’re lucky you may see some wire plant species! This hike is can be located on the Skyline Drive. Directions from Shenandoah […]

Virginia’s Fall Foliage: Events & More

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Preparing for the beautiful return of our fall months, there is plenty to look forward to in Virginia! With unforgettable hikes, local art to appreciate, overlooks for your scenic drives and much more. It’s undeniable that fall is Virginia’s favorite season! Below is a list of popular activities to do in the Shenandoah Valley through […]