Exceedingly Rich in Historic and Scenic Beauty
Established in 1734, Orange County was named in honor of William, Prince of Orange and covered an area that extended to the Mississippi River and Great Lakes. Here you can walk in the footsteps of James Madison, our nation’s fourth President and “Father of the Constitution,” at his beloved home Montpelier. Delight in the breathtaking views, which Madison described as “a squirrel’s jump from heaven.” Stay at one of our charming bed & breakfasts, inns or hotels. Enjoy our Southern hospitality and fine dining. Explore our award-winning wineries, historic sites and museums, adventure and outdoor recreation, quaint shops and art galleries. There is something fun for everyone in Orange County that you will find Simply Stunning!
Explore these guides to learn more about Orange County, Virginia. Click on the name to open them.
Summer Concert Series in Taylor Park
Friday, July 12 and August 9, 2019
Shakespeare at the Ruins:A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Friday, July 12, 2019; July 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27
Bastille Day Celebration at Reynard Florence Vineyard
Saturday, July 13, 2020
Guest Chef Tae Strain of Momofuku, CCDC at Palladio Restaurant
Sunday, July 14, 2019
Summer Main Street Music Series
Saturday, July 20 and Saturday, August 17, 2019
Marc Broussard Live at the Inn at Willow Grove
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Not far from Charlottesville, Richmond, and D.C. you’ll find the Virginia Foothills, located in Orange County, Virginia.