Another Five Reasons To Love Chickahominy Falls
They say you grow where you’re planted. That is especially true when you live here. From the soil, grows the rich foundation of Woodside Farms, the Chickahominy Falls amenities and your home, too. Complemented by the bounty of things to do in any direction, just down the charming Ashland main street less than five miles away or round about in Glen Allen, life is thriving here. Small it may be, but the area certainly doesn’t lack sophistication or big city ideals. Around these parts, the dining is artisanal, the activities can be unexpected, while the town’s small-town personality remains charmingly intact. Here, it’s ok to act like a tourist in your own town when there’s always something new to explore.
Five by five, we’re giving you 55 reasons to love Chickahominy Falls.
Read on for the next five.
Funky Fresh Finds.
You never have the same experience twice at this unique gift shop in Downtown Ashland. Refunkit puts the fun in funky with one-of-a-kind items and a constantly changing inventory that is carefully crafted and chosen to complete the experience. From handcrafted gifts straight from the hands of Virginia artists to garden art and sculpture, which will become the perfect accoutrements for your Chickahominy Falls home.
All Aboard. From Chickahominy to Broadway.
A little weekend getaway gets big benefits with an Amtrak train station right in town at Ashland Station. The vintage 1920’s architecture alone makes this an iconic Hanover County hotspot. And the Northeast Regional Train will get you easily on your way to the Big Apple or Beantown. That is, when a little adventure beckons.
Fun That’s Out Of The Blue.
You don’t need to be an astrophysicist to take advantage of this local gem. With Randolph-Macon College just down the road, Keeble Observatory stargazing and planet-watching happens every night of the week. But one thing’s for sure, even the stars seem a little bit closer here.
Sip, Sip Hooray.
Not only are you situated in the heart of the Virginia Wine Trail, but one winery in particular will quickly become your go-to drop-in neighbor. Just a mile from your front door is James River Cellar Winery right in Glen Allen offers a variety of whites, reds and sweet wines to satisfy your palette. And plenty of events to keep you coming back for more.
Awesome Sauce and Then Some.
Ashland just might be home to the very best BBQ sauce recipe in the state at award-winning VA BBQ. But that’s not all. Get to know the area in the best way possible. Tasting your way through town. From downhome cooking to upscale dining, foodies will find corner-to-corner options in and around town that will compete for your new go-to spot.
With the flexibility to do whatever and go wherever you want, you’ll find Ashland gives you plenty of reasons to stay close to home. And with the homes of Chickahominy Falls designed for easy, low-maintenance living, you’ll have plenty of time to simply lock, leave and enjoy.
55 has never been better. Come thrive with us at Chickahominy Falls.