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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
For all you dog lovers out there…the 2011 AKC National Agility Championships is coming to Lexingtion April 1-3. And you can volunteer!! Be a volunteer and stay at the Hummingbird, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast and take $25 off the nightly rate. Stay at the Hummingbird and just attend this great event, and […]
If it isn’t Fall already, it soon will be. And for those of you who enjoy your gardens like we do at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast, Fall means one thing….BULBS! Recognize this? Its a Fall gardener’s best friend for creating color in Spring. So we got to thinking. What if […]
Off and on the weather is cooling as we exit summer and look forward to another beautiful Shenandoah Valley Fall at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast in Goshen, Va. So what could you have done this summer? Enjoyed the outdoor festivals and local music Or taken a drive on […]
Have you ever wondered….. why one violin costs $10 million and another costs $100? Or why a Stradivarius violin has come to symbolize the epitome of artistic craftsmanship? Or how the unique construction of the cello results in its rich sound? If so, come to both Musical Icebreakers this weekend where all of these questions […]
Shell Rotella Big Rigs in Lexington VA
A short weekend outing from the Hummingbird Inn, nearer to Lexington VA than our destination…which was the Green Valley BOOK FAIR…and I do mean a fair for books. Held several times a year, just off I81 at Exit 240, this is an event not to be missed if you read..books…all subjects, current titles, paperback and […]