Stretch Your Legs at Alum Spring Park

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Hanging out at home is nice, but sometimes, you need to stretch your legs. When you want to give those legs a good stretch, head to Alum Spring Park. This hidden treasure has trails and more, so you can make a day of it. You will get some exercise in... [read more]

Go Wine Tasting at the Local Winery

Wine tasting
Sure, you could go to the store and get a bottle of wine that was made on the other side of the world, but nothing tastes quite as good as local wine does. Get the perfect sip of local wine by visiting the Hartwood Winery. Spend time in the tasting... [read more]

Buy Your Mom a Nice Bouquet from One of these Local Florists

Pink flower arrangement
May is the perfect time of the year to buy flowers, and especially Mother’s Day. Go to one of these local florists and order a beautiful bouquet of May flowers for your mom to show her how much you care. Thompson’s Westwood Thompson’s Westwood is the perfect place to buy your mom flowers... [read more]

Check out Chatham Manor

Chatham Manor
The Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park is home to lots of historic sites, but one stands out above the rest. It is called Chatham Manor, and it has a storied past that blows most historic sites out of the water. It also has a creepy haunted history that just... [read more]

Go for a Hike on These Top Fredericksburg Trails

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Virginia is so beautiful that you need to get outside and explore it. When you’re on foot, you can see the lush greenery and beautiful trees up close and in person. You can do just that by hitting up one of the area’s hiking trails. Stop by these trails to... [read more]

Take a Break at a Local Dog Park

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As we all know, dogs are "man's best friend". So, as with any best friend, you probably want to take your furry friend along with you every day. You can accomplish that by taking him to some of the best dog-friendly parks nearby Fredericksburg, VA. These locations will help your... [read more]

Fun Ways to Teach Kids About Earth Day

teach children about earth day
With Earth Day coming up on April 22nd, people all over the world will be celebrating the "green day." This day is a very special day for the environment. Besides celebrating this day and showing support towards the environment, it is also a day to teach our children the fundamentals of... [read more]

Enjoy Virginia from Horseback

Girls horseback riding
Virginia is full of beautiful countryside. While you can take some of it in when you’re driving by, you can get the full experience by riding on a horse. First, though, you have to know how to ride. That’s easy to do when you sign up for some of the... [read more]

Check Out these Exciting Fredericksburg Events this April

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If you are on the lookout for exciting events in Fredericksburg, VA, look no further. Check out some of the fun things going on in the city this month! 5-k Rabbit Run The 7th annual Rabbit Run is happening April 15th from 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. This is a fun event... [read more]

10 of Virginia’s Best Fishing Spots

There’s nothing in life that tossing a line in the water can’t fix. If you need some fishing therapy, check out one of these fishing spots. You will get to relax and reel in some huge fish at these spots. Lake Moomaw Take a secluded fishing trip to Lake Moomaw in Covington.... [read more]