Come and see nature's way of blanketing the mountains with beautiful fall colors at the 45th Annual Graves Mountain Apple Harvest Festival.
This family-friendly event honors the city's agricultural heritage and devotion to peanuts, our favorite legumes.
The Richmond Folk Festival continues celebrating the roots, richness and variety of American culture through music, dance, traditional craft and food.
Enjoy 3 full days of amazing live music, award winning craft beer from Devils Backbone, pristine fall camping, and raging good times!
Featuring local micro-breweries, food vendors, and local musicians for entertainment.
The Virginia Wine and Garlic Festival embraces food, wine, live entertainment, arts, crafts, and GARLIC!
The Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival, having outgrown the 24th Street Park, has moved to a huge tent on the beach!
Sample fine wines from 10 Virginia wineries, and explore 45+ vendors.
Ferrum College's Blue Ridge Folklife Festival celebrates western Virginia's folkways and rural life.
Features original designs and work by hundreds of talented artists and craftsmen from the US and Canada.
Celebrate the first English Speaking Thanksgiving in the New World.
Come by BOAT or come by LAND because we have got everything oyster and more!
Enjoy a fall day at Caledon State park and see area artisans' finest offerings.
Embracing the flavors and sounds of southern Virginia at the home of Virginia's passionate patriot and fiery fiddler, Patrick Henry.
Experience where "farm-to-table" began 400 years ago.
Wine was a “necessary of life” for Mr. Jefferson. Join thousands of like-minded oenophiles at Mr. Jefferson’s secluded Bedford County plantation.
It's the best of Virginia! Come see Virginia's finest animals and agriculture, exhibits and shows, toe-tappin' music, fine arts and crafts, blue ribbon competitions and more!
Join us for our annual Oktoberfest celebration! Special beer releases, menu specials, games, tastings, tours, and live music.
The International Food Festival is a celebration of our cultural diversity with something for everyone.
Drive or boat to Bridgewater Plaza on Smith Mountain Lake. Food, music and more!
From TheShenandoah National Park
If you’ve wondered how the view from a Skyline Drive overlook may fare on a fall day, wonder no more. Weekly updates about foliage and wildlife activities are shared here.Read More
From TheVirginia Dept. of Forestry
As fall colors creep eastward from the mountains to the coast, the Virginia Department of Forestry gives a weekly update to alert travelers of the best leaf peeping opportunities.Read More
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Virginia Travel Ideas
October is ripe with music festivals across Virginia, but good luck choosing. Several occur at the same time, but offer quite different experiences. Cheers to . . .Read More
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