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Fall in Virginia
September 26, 2012
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Upcoming Events

  Neptune Festival
  Virginia Beach: Sep. 28-30

  Guinea Jubilee
  Hayes: Sep. 28-29

  Occoquan Fall Arts and Crafts Show
  Occoquan: Sep. 29-30

  Farmer's Day
  South Hill: Sep. 29

  Eastern Shore of Virginia Harvest Festival
  Kiptopeke: Oct. 3

  PulaskiFest 2012
  Pulaski: Sep. 29

  Festival of Grapes and Hops
  Petersburg: Sep. 29

  Green Hill Medieval Faire and Highland Games
  Salem: Sep. 29-30

  Burke's Garden Fall Festival
  Tazewell: Sep. 29

More Events

Fall Getaways

  Leaf Peeping on Skyline Drive

  Autumn on The Crooked Road

  Autumn Splendor in the Cabin Capital of Virginia
 
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Fall Foliage Report

Heard Mountain is a popular hiking point in Albermarle County.From the Virginia Department of Forestry:
Foliage conditions throughout the state are still predominantly green. Slight color changes among some tree species, such as poplars, sweet gum, dogwood and maple, can be seen in higher elevations and some rural areas. Peak colors are expected in the mountains during mid to late October; the Piedmont and Coastal Plain are expected to peak during late October.



Shenandoah National Park Foliage Report

Shenandoah National Park, image taken Oct. 9, 2011SNP will begin posting weekly fall color updates Friday, September 28. There will also be a Fall Color Webcam link so you can see for yourself. Plan a trip to Shenandoah for October! Great views, great weather, great hiking!

Shenandoah tip of the day: If you're coming during October, come mid-week!

See the full report here on Friday.



Upload your Fall images

Red sky at morning on the Eastern ShoreHelp us show off Autumn in the Old Dominion! Add your fall pics to our Fall in Virginia photoset. Click this link to send your photo to Flickr. Then watch for your pic to show up on our Fall in Virginia Flickr page, or on our Virginia is for Lovers Facebook page and maybe even in one of our Fall Foliage Report emails!

Win A Trip to Explore Abingdon

Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway

Have lunch at Heartwood, See a show at Barter Theatre and spend the night at The Martha Hotel and Spa.

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Getaway to Charlottesville this Fall

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Located on 573 acres in Charlottesville, The Boar's Head features 175 renovated guest rooms, dining, golf, spa, tennis, fitness and meeting and event facilities.

» Old Mill Room Restaurant
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