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This weekend we welcome back the first round of UVA alumni for reunions in Charlottesville. But even if you didn’t go to UVA, there are a lot of fun events happening in and around Cville. We invite you to come join us this weekend for these fun activities:

Friday, May 31:

  • It’s Featured Farmer Fridays at Pippin Hill Vineyard starting at 11am featuring a mini farmers’ market for local farmers to showcase and sell their products. Enjoy local food and local wine!
  • The Graves Mountain Lodge Music Festival is in full swing and will continue through Saturday, June 1. Music starts today at 12:40pm and goes until 10:30pm tonight. It resumes tomorrow at 10:20am.
  • The Wine Guild of Charlottesville on Carlton Road will be hosting a free tasting of the White Wines of Summer starting at 4:30pm. The event is open to the public.
  • Enjoy samba, bossa, and Spanish flamenco music at Fridays After Five at the Sprint Pavilion starting at 5:30pm, as Beleza hits the stage.

Saturday, June 1:

  • The Annual Strawberry Festival is happening in nearby Greene County starting at 7am. The event features the famous Strawberry Breakfast, as well as strawberry cakes, pies, slushies, and desserts.
  • The 4 Our Freedom 5K will be held starting at UVA Research Park at 8am. The race provides critical financial support to local organizations that directly serve our military, their families, and our veterans that live in the central Virginia region.
  • Check out solar installations around the Charlottesville area with Tour de Solar, a relaxed bike ride starting at Community Bikes, 405 Avon St. Registration is at 9am, and lunch is provided.
  • The Festival of the Home is taking place at IX Art Park starting at 10am. Find all of your home improvement needs in one place. The event is free and open to the public.
  • Harry Potter fans can enjoy music from all eight of the Harry Potter movies at the Paramount Theater with Pops at the Paramount – the Harry Potter Concert. Grab our wand and go! – 7:30pm

Sunday, June 2:

  • The Kids and Nature Festival will be held at IX Art Park starting at 10am. There will be eco-friendly workshops, music, and activities for the whole family.
  • Wild Wolf Brewing Company will have the Grand Opening of its new Cville location today starting at 11am. Welcome to Cville WWBC!
  • The Charlottesville Women’s Choir will be holding their spring benefit concert at The Haven starting at 4:30pm. Their benefit recipient this year is the Front Porch.

Enjoy your weekend! And as always, we welcome you to Stay with us. StayCharlottesville.com.

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