Affordable Romance: The Perfect Valentine’s Day Carriage Ride

  With Valentine’s Day just around the corner it’s time to start making those special plans. For those who are seeking a romantic adventure for two, and for those that have a whole family to wow, a horse drawn carriage ride is an ideal option. Four times a year, carriage rides are offered at the James […]

Rain or Shine: 5 Weatherproof Activities in Central Virginia

  Bad weather got you feeling the blues? No need to worry, in Virginia we know how to combat the cold weather. Come rain or shine, here are some weather resistant activities for everyone to enjoy.   1. Visit the Caverns   Tucked safely away from bad weather, caverns are the perfect escapade. They keep […]

Appomattox Courthouse – Revisit the End of the Civil War

  Long before General Lee surrendered himself at the Appomattox Courthouse, signaling the end of the Civil War, this land was already pumped full of intriguing history. Located an hour and twenty minutes away from Cabin Creekwood, this attraction is further away in distance than we typically recommend guests to travel, but what rests at […]

Waynesboro, Virginia Talks Back: The History of One Iconic Town

  Virginia stands as a prominent face in the history of America. The land that rests here has been trodden over by many people of the past. Thanks to fairly good documentation of local history, much is known about the origins of this great community. For starters, the mountains now dotted with parks and fun […]

Affordable, Fun, & Kid Friendly: Kid’s Favorite Attractions

  You don’t have to travel far from Cabin Creekwood to find a host of fun activities. Although some are best suited for adults or older crowds, there are also a great many geared directly for kids. It’s not easy keeping kids’ attention, and let’s face it—as soon as kids get bored, they are incessant […]

Oak Ridge Estates: History, Horses, & Breathtaking Beauty

  The big white pillars out front are reminiscent of the iconic White House, while the sprawling green lawns tell of high water bills and great wealth. Despite its breathtaking beauty and regal attire, it hasn’t always been golden times at the Oak Ridge Estate Mansion—just like any hunk of history, there’s the good and […]

6 Breweries to Sample on the Brew Ridge Trail

  The Brew Ridge Trail is scenic and beautiful, and in addition to that… it’s full of beer! And not just any old beer, but the best of the best—brewed on site by some of the most well-known brew masters in Virginia and beyond. For those that find wine tasting tours too stuffy or sweet, […]

4 Reasons to Dance at Clark’s Lumber Company

  Break out your dancing boots and get ready to boogie! On Friday nights the place to be is Clark’s Lumber Company—a humble sawmill by day, this building becomes a place to really let loose come night! Offering all the best old classic music, you won’t be able to keep yourself from mountain dancing along […]

Blackfriar’s Playhouse Welcomes the Holidays with Ebenezer Scrooge

  Although the main characters are rather unfriendly and frightening, a nasty old scrooge and his team of ghosts, the very sounds of “A Christmas Carol” will bring back memories of your childhood Christmases. There’s nothing like this classic tale to get you in the mood for the holidays! When Charles Dickens wrote this story […]