With vaccines going out, restrictions winding down, and the weather warming up, spring in Culpeper presents the perfect opportunity to finally get out of the house with safe, socially distanced outdoor events and festivals, outdoor activities, and more! Here are a few activities and events we are looking forward to this spring in Culpeper;
Sunny spring weather creates the perfect occasion for safe, socially distanced outdoor events.
The Belmont Farm Distillery in Culpeper will host a Spring Festival on Saturday, May 8th. The festival will feature a classic car & bike show, vendors, crafters, food trucks and more!
The Culpeper Chamber of Commerce will host the Annual CulpeperFest on June 11th! Fun for the entire family, CulpeperFest connects area businesses to the community and features vendors, prizes, giveaways, food and so much more!
FlowJam Festival brings talented local musicians, artists, healers, yoga teachers, educators, and environmental activists together for a 4 day festival, from June 24th to 27th, at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains!
Enjoy the beautiful spring foliage and flowers by taking a hike! Culpeper offers access to countless beautiful walking paths and hiking trails for any skill level. Some of our favorite trails around Culpeper include:
- Yowell Meadow Park
- Rockwater Park
- Cedar Mountain Battlefield Trails
- White Oak Canyon Trail
- Old Rag Mountain
As well as many beautiful trails at the nearby Shenandoah National Park! Shenandoah National Park will be offering Fee Free Days at various dates throughout the year, to allow visitors to enjoy the park for free!
Outdoor dining is the best way to dine at (and support!) your favorite restaurant, while staying COVID safe! Enjoy the perfect weather and delicious food with patio dining at Culpeper’s best restaurants or a picnic at the many wineries in the surrounding area. A few of our favorites include:
- Grill 309
- Grass Rootes
- Casa Frida
- Old House Vineyards
- Mountain Run Winery
- Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery
- Early Mountain Vineyards
Spring provides countless opportunities to enjoy everything Culpeper has to offer, way more than we can fit in a blog post! The best way to discover Culpeper is to explore it yourself and experience it all! So mask up, stay safe, and get out to enjoy spring in Virginia!