The spring season brings with it so much to enjoy here in Charlottesville, Virginia. Not only does the housing market heat up in the spring, but the town comes alive with warmer weather and longer days bringing more events and an excitement that only grows as summer slowly creeps closer. In this Sincerely, Story House blog, we’ll be sharing some of our top 3 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville in the Spring. Considering a spring break here in Charlottesville? Our article will provide you with some of the most popular springtime events to help you plan your agenda!
The spring season here in Charlottesville is truly the goldilocks’ time to visit. Trees that have long lost their summer blooms are reinvigorated with new buds and blossoms. The temperatures remain just low enough to enjoy time outside during the day, while also being warm enough to enjoy rooftop cocktails at popular nightlight hotspots like Graduate Charlottesville and Quirk Hotel Charlottesville.
When it comes to annual events, there is so much to look forward to in the spring season in Charlottesville. Enjoy once-in-a-year celebrations like the Virginia Festival of the Book, BANFF Film Festival, Tom Tom Festival, Dogwood Festival, and so many others. Additionally, City Farmers’ Markets are at their peak and bustling with local vendors and weekly visitors. For the runner in your family, the Charlottesville Ten Miler takes place at the end of March and is the perfect way to see the beauty of Charlottesville by foot on this rolling tour of the city.
As part of the Monticello American Viticultural Area (AVA), Charlottesville is home to more than 40 world-class and award-winning wineries! During the spring season, wineries, breweries, cideries, and distilleries in the area are known to offer live music, ideal outdoor seating, and a variety of on-site events that are a must-attend for longtime residents and visitors alike.
We hope our 3 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville in the Spring blog inspired you to come and take a look around! But why stop at just visiting? Charlottesville is wonderful in the spring, but even better all year round. If you’re curious about what living in Charlottesville could look like for you, our agents here at Story House Real Estate would love to give you a tour of the town or assist you with any and all real estate needs.