As the weather cools, the events just heat up here in Charlottesville, Virginia, making November one of our favorite months at Foxfield Inn. Take a look at some of the exciting events headed our way.
Virginia Film Festival – November 7-10
Representing the best of classic and contemporary film in Virginia and beyond, the Virginia Film Festival presents a jam-packed schedule of lectures, discussions, presentations, and screenings. As this festival is immensely popular, be sure to check the schedule of events online to find the events you don’t want to miss.
Artisan Studio Tour – November 9-10
For an exciting, behind-the-scenes tour of some of Charlottesville’s best artists, you won’t want to miss the Artisan Studio Tour. Be inspired as you watch local painters, ceramists, wood turners, jewelers, furniture
makers, quilters, iron forgers, and more at work. Many studios will have unique pieces available for browsing or purchase. Check the website for full tour details.
Blue Man Group – November 14
The fast-paced and immensely funny Blue Man Group will be stopping at John Paul Jones Arena to perform their new show. Incorporating music, slapstick humor, and creativity, you can purchase tickets online for this entertaining show here.
Holiday Market – beginning November 23
Find unique handmade, homegrown, or made-from scratch goods at the Holiday City Market which runs from 8am-1pm every Saturday, November 23 through December 21. Local artisans offer truly special products for everyone on your list.
Holiday Heritage Parade – November 23
What’s the most exciting way to ring in the holiday season? How about a small-town parade? Complete with floats, marching bands, festival queens, animal rescue units, and even Santa Claus, this parade near the Downtown Mall from 10am-12 noon will be sure to delight both young and young-at-heart.
Grand Illumination of the Community Christmas Tree – November 29
If you are entranced by the twinkle of holiday lights, consider attending the lighting of the city’s Christmas tree on Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall. The lighting is expected to begin at 6pm, and seasonal music will kick off the holiday season.
VT Game – November 30
Some folks say it’s not truly football season until the weather is chilly. By the end of November, we should be seeing much cooler temperatures – the perfect weather for the UVA Cavaliers to host longstanding rivals, Virginia Tech, for the Commonwealth Cup at Scott Stadium. No matter what colors you’ll be wearing, it’s sure to be a good time.
Whether you’re heading to Charlottesville in November for arts, ambiance, or entertainment, we think you’ll agree that this month has a lot to offer. Let us know how else we at Foxfield Inn can make your visit memorable.
Dan and Kathryn Bundy
Foxfield Inn | A Charlottesville, VA Bed & Breakfast