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.
Orange County Fair
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - Saturday, June 22, 2019
Flowers on the Farm at Liberty Mills
Sunday, June 23, 2019
6th Annual Playin’ in the Park Independence Celebration
Saturday, July 6, 2019
Shakespeare at the Ruins:A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Friday, July 12, 2019; July 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27
Guest Chef Tae Strain of Momofuku, CCDC at Palladio Restaurant
Sunday, July 14, 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.