is located on Route 606 off of Route 29 North. Directions.
Airlines: The Delta Connection: Daily nonstop flights to
Cincinnati, Atlanta, and points beyond. United Express: Daily
nonstop flights to Washington Dulles and points beyond. US Airways
Express: Daily nonstop flights to Philadelphia, Charlotte, Pittsburgh,
New York's LaGuardia, and points beyond.
located in the foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains, is
home to 40,000 people and 145,000 in the larger metropolitan area.
Education, high-tech companies, light manufacturing, tourism, agriculture,
and retail trade make up its economic base. See more in Exploring
is a small, thriving city, 120 miles from Washington DC. It has
a community symphony orchestra, a light opera company, Renaissance
vocal groups, It celebrates the Film Festival every fall and the
Festival of the Book every spring. The downtown area is an eighteen-block,
brick-paved pedestrian mall with more than twenty outdoor cafes
and restaurants, numerous modern theaters as well as a cinema focusing
on foreign and independent films. From April through October, Charlottesville
celebrates Fridays After Five downtown, with live bands at its new
amphitheater. Contemporary performers like Hootie and the Blowfish,
Charlottesville's own Dave Matthews Band, and Zhane have all been
a part of the music scene.
countryside around Charlottesville, especially in the spring and
fall, ranks among the most beautiful sites in the nation. The area
offers numerous Civil War sites and historical road markers detailing
more than two hundred years of history.
Chamber of Commerce
web site offers a wealth of information about Charlottesville/Albemarle.