The Hummingbird Inn
VMI Full Dress Cadet Parade 29 Jan 2015, 5:56 pm
If you have never seen the VMI Full Dress Cadet Parade, you need to add it to your things to do in 2015. Starting on Friday, February 6, and for most Fridays in February and April( see the complete schedule here ) , you can witness a spectacle seen only in a few places. Starting around 4:30 in the afternoon, on the Parade Grounds of the Virginia Military Institute, this truly patriotic event is a unique Lexington experience.
While on campus, make it a point to visit the VMI Museum. Preserving the history of the Institute, the museum is full of interesting artifacts about life on campus. And don’t miss the firearms exhibit…it is something to behold.
Farm Trail thru Shenandoah Valley 14 Jan 2015, 6:46 pm
It seems that more and more of us are looking to buy at the source…..and that is especially true for our food. And guest of the Hummingbird Inn are always asking for places where they can buy vegetables and fruits, meats and other farm products. And now we have a resource. Fields of Gold, the Shenandoah Valley Farm Trail provides a welcome source of information about farms and farm products that are easily accessible and open to your visiting. Before you head this way again, take a look, Shenandoah Valley Farm Trail
Hummingbird Inn December Toys for Tots 17 Nov 2014, 8:32 am
The Hummingbird Inn is gifting in the month of December. Bring an unwrapped gift when you check-in during December and we will donate it to Toys for Tots on your behalf, and say thank you with a reductions in your room rate. Bring a $5 gift and get 5% off; a $10 gift will reduce your room rate by 10% and a $15 gifts is 15% off your room rate. Give a gift to a needy child and the Hummingbird Inn will give you a gift for giving. Merry Christmas!
Hummingbird Inn January 2015 Rates 14 Nov 2014, 1:04 am
As always, the Hummingbird Inn set special rates for January. They are a combination of the month (1) and year (2015)…..making the rate for January 2015, $115. So if you are coming to the Hummingbird Inn in January you will have to use the Promotional Code of Jan2015 when making your reservation.
Be sure to enter the code before you Check Availability. Contact the Inn if you have questions.
Rate Increase 14 Nov 2014, 1:00 am
The Hummingbird Inn is going to have a slight increase in rates starting in January 2015. This is only the second increase in the past 6 years, and is will be only $5 per night. But you can still get 2014 rates….download the Hummingbird Inn APP and use the Deal Code ( available until 3/31/15 ) when making your reservation.
Hummingbird Inn APP 11 Nov 2014, 7:49 am
We’ve created an easy way for you and your friends to stay in touch with the Hummingbird Inn. The new Hummingbird Inn APP!
Call, email or book your stay directly from your mobile device! Take advantage of APP Only Deals. Have a map readily available. Its all in the Hummingbird Inn APP!
Virginia Hot Glass 9 Apr 2014, 7:33 pm
One of our favorite annual events is coming up the 26 and 27 of April in Staunton. It is the 12th Annual Virginia Hot Glass Festival at Sunspots Studio in Staunton. Watch as artists work their magic in hot glass. If you are looking for that unique gift, this is the event!.
Living on the Edge 31 Mar 2014, 7:24 pm
There is a fascination about knives, and collecting them that I do not fully understand. But i do appreciate the craftsmanship that goes into creating many of them. And with that in mind, I wanted to remind you about the 24th Annual Shenandoah Knife Collectors Show coming to Harrisonburg on April 4-6. If you like knives as art, this is the place to be.
Catch Rainbow Trout! 16 Mar 2014, 10:50 am
We were at Sarah’s Burgers and Shakes ( home of THE best chocolate shakes along 42 ) the other day and picked up a flyer about Casta Line Trout Farms. Located between the Hummingbird and Craigsville, this is for the angler of all ages that want to assure they go home with ‘ the big one’. No license…no limit, and they will clean your catch for you. Heavily stocked waters, make the fishing easy and action fast. The fish are fat, healthy and fresh. What more could you ask for!! Give them a call when next in the area, 540.997.5461
Monticello Wine Festival 2013 27 Apr 2013, 11:26 am
Thomas Jefferson wrote, in 1818, that “in nothing have the habits of the palate more decisive influence than in our relish of wines.” Come celebrate Jefferson’s passion for wine during the Monticello Wine Festival 2013!
On Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 6pm – 9pm, you can be part of an unforgettable evening on the West Lawn of Monticello. Enjoy the splendor of spring while tasting Virginia’s best vintages at the only house in America designated a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Tickets are $55 and include tours of Jefferson’s Monticello, live music on the West Lawn, and tastings of Virginia’s most celebrated local vintages.
Monticello is a little over an hours’ drive from the Hummingbird Inn in Goshen. Makes a perfect day trip.