4th OF JULY WEEKEND IN CHARLOTTESVILLE!
Start your weekend with a tour on the Blue Ridge Brew Trail Friday afternoon. Just leave it to us - we can take care of all of the arrangements for your guided six hour tour through the Shenandoah Valley sampling some of the best craft beers in the country! If wine is your pleasure, we can assist you with a trip to the Vineyards. Then retire downtown to 200 South Street Inn, music at Fridays after Five and a plethera of restaurants. Your biggest concern is which restaurant to eat in....
One of the most anticipated days of the year on Monticello - The annual Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony at Monticello. Dr. Larry J. Sabato, founder and director of the University of Virginia Center for Politics will speak to new citizens from around the world at 9am. Admission to the ceremony is free and open to the public until 12 noon. Free tours of the house are from 11am - 1pm and reservations are taken on a first come first served basis.
After a memorable day at Monticello, return to the Inn to relax on our veranda with a cool drink. Stroll aound the Downtown Pedestrian Mall and stop in the wide variety of boutiques, bookstores, shops and galleries that the Mall has to offer. Then enjoy dinner downtown before the evening's celebration begins! Fireworks commence one minute after sunset at McIntire Park. Take a nearby shuttle with a blanket and enjoy the show!