Thursday, January 23, 2014

So Many Reasons to Visit Richmond in February!


February may be the coldest month on the calendar in Richmond, but there are so many reasons to visit Richmond this February!

The Maymont Mansion will offer its "Love Tour" on February 14 and 15 in honor of Valentine's Day. Costumed interpreters will relate Victorian love stories and the courting customs of the era at the romantic Maymont Mansion, www.maymont.org.

At the Virginia Wine Expo at the Richmond Convention Center from February 18 through 23, you can taste more than 400 of Virginia's best wines. In addition, you can meet some of the region's best chefs, enjoy special food, and wine dinners and lunches. This is the 7th year of the Annual Virginia Wine Expo, and we are proud to feature Virginia wines at Maury Place. www.VirginiaWineExpo.com.

From February 27 through March 2, you can take in the Richmond International Film Festival at the Byrd Theater in Carytown. There will be 53 screenings at our own historic Byrd Theater, and audience members may take part in Q&A sessions with visiting filmmakers. There will also be mixers, musical showcase events, and a "Red Carpet" finale. www.RvaFilmFestival.com.

Finally, it is not too early to think Spring at the 38th Annual Richmond Home and Garden Show at the Richmond Raceway Complex from February 28 to March 2. Get inspiration for your home and garden improvements at the three-day expo featuring the latest design trends, remodeling solutions, and landscaping ideas. www.RichmondHomeAndGarden.com. All good reasons to visit Richmond in February!!

Mac Pence and Jeff Wells
your Richmond Virginia Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers at Maury Place at Monument