Browsing All posts tagged under »Charlottesville Downtown«

Jack Brown’s Brings Laid-back Vibe Downtown

April 6, 2015 by


The newest burger joint in Charlottesville is hoping its laid-back approach will bring in beer and food lovers looking for a reprieve from the hustle and bustle of activity on the Downtown Mall. Jack Brown’s Beer & Burger Joint, which held its grand opening in early March, is not the typical downtown restaurant looking to […]

Checking in with the Locals: Randi Laudisio

March 24, 2015 by


Randi Laudisio From educational travel expert to cupcake extraordinaire, this local lady is a sugar and spice and everything nice. When Randi isn’t frosting cupcakes, she and her hubby, a.k.a. Johnny Cheeseburger, enjoy a bite out (a.k.a. stealing food off each other’s plates), and, of course, spending time with their pup, Sampson. Check out her top […]

Local Music Check-in: Melody Supreme

March 5, 2014 by


When Gwen Berthy was 11, he purchased his first LP – The Beatles (The White Album) – from an older man who sold clocks and a few vinyl records in a neighboring village in Brittany, France. “Because I wasn’t starting with something easy,” he says, “I initially hated it!” Today, it’s his favorite album, “because it […]

Cheers Check-in: 22BRIX Wine Room

February 17, 2014 by


With Cindy’s “big picture” point of view and Cody’s eye for detail, this mother-daughter duo created a quaint wine shop, 22BRIX Wine Room, distributing their family-made wines from Ankida Ridge Vineyards. Thanks to their family tradition of carrying the lucky number 22, as well as their love and passion for wine, Cindy and Cody made […]

The Livery Stable, rooted in history, offers unique atmosphere

August 23, 2013 by


Trying to establish a unique bar and restaurant in a city well-known for its quality and quantity of dining options can be a difficult task. But that’s exactly what cousins Ian Dugger and John McIlhenny hope they’ve accomplished with The Livery Stable. Tucked away between the former Vinegar Hill Theatre and Omni Hotel, near the […]

This week’s event’s: 12.13-12.19

December 14, 2012 by


The holiday season is in full swing, check out some great local artisans and events this week!

The Schedule for the Week

December 7, 2012 by


Have you subscribed to our newsletter yet? We try to post it to our blog but the best way to get it is your inbox! Lots of fun things going on, so be sure to let us know what you go to! Click here to subscribe – just one email a week! Check out this week’s […]

Holiday Activities This Weekend

December 6, 2012 by


The holiday season is fast approaching and there’s so much going on this weekend that we couldn’t include it all in our newsletter. Here’s a list of events and holiday shopping activities taking place this weekend. Enjoy and let us know where you stopped by and any events we should add to our list! – Beauties for Brains […]

Pigeons Playing Ping Pong Tonight @ The Southern

November 24, 2012 by


Tonight at The Southern, Baltimore-based band Pigeons Playing Ping Pong open for local favorites The Kings of Belmont. The psychedelic funk quartet returns to Cville, and band member Greg Ormont shared with Cville Niche the band’s excitement about playing here again: “Like most of the towns we re-visit, we return to Charlottesville because of the […]

VA Film Festival Preview: Rust and Bone

October 22, 2012 by


Rust and Bone (De rouille et d’os), directed by Jacques Audiard (director-writer of The Prophet) is based on the short story collection Rust and Bone by Craig Davidson. Ali, played by Matthias Schoenaerts, is a 25 year-old unemployed, single father who moves to Antibes from Belgium to take care of his son. He meets and falls in love with the beautiful Marion […]