Last Fit-History Hike of the Fall Gives You Exercise & Education

Fit-History Hike
Our culture places a lot of emphasis on multi-tasking. It's said, though, that very few people can successfully perform two tasks at once. But in Fredericksburg, you have the chance to multi-task in a way that benefits mind, body, and soul. This hike will work your body while building your knowledge... [read more]

Take in the Foliage with the October Woodland Hike

October Woodland Hike
The end of October is a wonderful time to view the fall foliage abundant in Fredericksburg and Falmouth. While you may catch glimpses of it on your daily commute or on your way to a fall festival, it's not the same as taking a stroll through nature. To make it... [read more]

Feast at the 1st Annual Fredericksburg Mac & Cheese Fest

Fredericksburg Mac and Cheese Fest
Nothing really describes the pure bliss of biting into a perfect bowl of macaroni and cheese. The combination of gooey, hot cheese, soft pasta, and crispy top layer make for a dish that words can't begin to capture. Whether you prefer the home-baked version with bacon on top, or the... [read more]

Visit Snead’s Farm for a Month-Long Fall Festival

Fall Festival at Snead's Farm
There's no better way to celebrate the season of acorns and pumpkins than with a fall festival. During the 2017 Fall Festival at Snead's Farm, visitors enjoy some unique and memorable ways to celebrate harvest time. If you're looking for an adventure the whole family can enjoy this fall, read... [read more]

Celebrate Fall at the Belvedere Plantation Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Patch in Fredericksburg
Pumpkin patches often bring back fond memories of childhood field trips and family adventures. Belvedere Plantation has everything you need to give your kids the excitement of memories that can last a lifetime. Watch as they take in the thrill of autumn festivities, and enjoy a bit of nostalgia yourself... [read more]

Visit Lake Anna State Park This Fall

Lake Anna State Park The park has a beach on one of Virginia's most popular lakes, a fishing pond accessible to children and the disabled, a bathhouse-concessions complex and a boat launch. With more than 15 miles of trails, the park offers many hiking, biking and horseback riding options. Visitor center... [read more]

Visit the Belle Grove Plantation for a Glimpse into History

Enslaved Experience and History Tour
Get a feel for some of Fredericksburg's important, yet sometimes forgotten, history with the Enslaved Experience and History Tour. This tour takes place at Belle Grove Plantation on a regular basis. It is the result of several years of research into the plantation’s history. Going on the Tour If you want to go... [read more]

See John Waite in Richmond This September

John Waite Richmond, VA
Get ready to listen to some amazing music performed by John Waite at the Tin Pan in September. The upcoming concert will be a night to remember and will be filled with Waite’s own songs. John Waite has been in the music industry, writing, performing, and recording for 35 years,... [read more]

It’s Time for the 2017 Heritage Festival

Every year, the Prince William Forest Park hosts the Heritage Festival, and the 2017 event is coming up in September. As always, the Prince William Forest Park Heritage Festival celebrates the park’s history since colonial times and brings the local community together. Where and When This year’s Heritage Festival is in Cabin... [read more]

All-You-Can-Eat Ruther Glen Crab Feast

Crab Feast in Ruther Glen
The Crab Feast in Ruther Glen is back, just a short drive from Fredericksburg and waiting for crab-lovers to enjoy as much of this seafood as they want. As always, the annual Crab Feast is being hosted by the Caroline Chamber of Commerce and puts all the seafood you can... [read more]