What we do?

Welcome to Guide 2 Charlottesville, your ultimate companion to unlocking the heart of this vibrant, historic, and picturesque city nestled in the eastern foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.

Our Mission

At Guide 2 Charlottesville, our mission is to be your go-to source for exploring Charlottesville like never before. Whether you’re a resident looking for a perfect day out or a traveler eager to explore, we’ve got you covered. We aim to:

  • Celebrate Local Culture: Delve into Charlottesville’s rich history, from Monticello to the University of Virginia, and appreciate the tapestry of cultures that make this city unique.
  • Savor Culinary Delights: Whether you crave a traditional Southern dish or an exquisite local wine, we guide you through the best food and drink experiences that Charlottesville has to offer.
  • Embrace Family-Friendly Fun: We curate an array of activities for all ages, ensuring the little ones have as much fun as the adults.
  • Promote Inclusivity: With listings for dog-friendly spots and accessible venues, we strive to ensure everyone, including your four-legged companions, can partake in the excitement.
  • Support Local Businesses: Our platform is dedicated to shining a spotlight on local businesses, encouraging the community to support the very fabric that binds Charlottesville together.

Meet Our Team

Kodie Critzer


Lauren Critzer

Director of Content

Henry Pollard


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