Virginia Hot Glass

      One of our favorite annual events is coming up the 26 and 27 of April in Staunton.  It is the 12th Annual Virginia Hot Glass Festival at Sunspots Studio in Staunton.  Watch as artists work their magic in hot glass.  If you are looking for that unique gift, this is the event!.

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Living on the Edge

      There is a fascination about knives, and collecting them that I do not fully understand.  But i do appreciate the craftsmanship that goes into creating many of them.  And with that in mind, I wanted to remind you about the 24th Annual Shenandoah Knife Collectors Show coming to Harrisonburg on April 4-6. [...]

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Catch Rainbow Trout!

We were at Sarah’s Burgers and Shakes ( home of THE best chocolate shakes along 42 )  the other day and picked up a flyer about Casta Line Trout Farms.  Located between the Hummingbird and Craigsville, this is for the angler of all ages that want to assure they go home with ‘ the big [...]

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Monticello Wine Festival 2013

Thomas Jefferson wrote, in 1818, that “in nothing have the habits of the palate more decisive influence than in our relish of wines.” Come celebrate Jefferson’s passion for wine during the Monticello Wine Festival 2013! On Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 6pm – 9pm, you can be part of an unforgettable evening on the West [...]

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Virginia Fly Fishing Festival in Waynesboro

Want to get started in fly fishing but don’t know where to begin? For both men and women, the Virginia Fly Fishing Festival is the ideal place to get your feet wet in the sport.  And it is happening this weekend, April 20-21, in Waynesboro on the banks of the South River. The 13th annual Virginia [...]

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Hot Glass Festival comes to Sunspots in Staunton

Every April, things heat up in Staunton, with the annual Hot Glass Festival at Sunspots.  If you have never been, it is worth the trip to see artisans at work in one of the most unique media around….glass. Make your plans now.  Staunton is just a short drive from the Hummingbird Inn.

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Lexington Made the Smithsonian Small Towns to Visit List

Always excited when the places around get recognized for good things!  The Smithsonian list of Small Towns to Visit in 2013,  Read the article here And really, Lexington is a Small Town to visit any year!!

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Whole new look to the website

When we took over the Hummingbird Inn, almost five years ago now, we also got the existing website, which had just been updated.   But that was five years ago, and in tech time, that is a lifetime. So we took on the challenge, and updated it again.  New look, new color scheme…..more contemporary and [...]

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Sweet Maple Everything

Get yourself to the Highland Maple Festival, March 12-13 and 19-20, just down the road a bit from the Hummingbird Inn in Goshen, VA.

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Beautiful Snow Day in Goshen!

Couldn’t let the day go by without sharing the beautiful winter wonderland we have outside the Hummingbird Inn…  It’s been such a mild winter, this was quite a treat…   Only have 4 or 5 inches, but I don’t think it will last long – its just not that cold!  Wish you were here to [...]

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