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Category Archives: Weddings

Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center

Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center is managed by Louisa County Parks and Recreation. The center is equipped with various-sized rooms available for rent for meetings and social events. For a minimum of 3 hours, which includes set up and clean up time, the Great Room, our largest room, requires a $50 per hour rental fee (plus a deposit of $100 which will be refunded within 30 days providing the room is returned to it’s original condition).  The kitchen at the Betty Queen Center is not available for public use. A kitchenette is available for rent in the Craft Room. Meeting Room and Craft Room rental fees may apply depending on reason for meeting and/or time of meeting.

Betty Queen Center Playground
Available for citizens of Louisa County is the Betty Queen Center playground area, which includes a large play structure with spiral slide, wave slide, and zip slide, a clover leaf climber, and a mega rock climber. There is also a sky runner, swings, and a whirlwind seat. Also included is a fun-semble musical station. This play area is for elementary school aged youth.

Betty Queen Center Pavilion
This pavilion located across from the Louisa Aquatic Facility at 530 Industrial Drive is available to rent for your birthday party or small event. Included are six picnic tables and two charcoal grills. The fee is $20 for a three hour rental reservation. Security deposit of $25 is required, but will be refunded providing area is left clean after use.

Fitness Trail & Workout Equipment
Wrapped around the playground area, Health Department, aquatic facility, and the back of the Betty Queen Center is a fitness trail available for all Louisa citizens. As part of the trail, there is fitness equipment (air walker, back stretch machine, chest press, rowing machine, sit up board, dip bar, and push up bar) which can be used to enhance workout. Open daylight hours.

522 Industrial Drive
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 967-4420
www.lcprt.info

Christopher Run Campground

Christopher Run Campground is a family run business. Three generations of the Bazzanella family are involved in the day to day operations, so camping here is not just going to a resort its like coming home. The campground has 200 campsites, a lakeside group camping area, 10 cabins and 5 full service lodges. Canoes and jon boats are available for rent. There is a playground, a beach area, mini golf, a game room, a 50 wet slip marina, 6 boat ramps, a laundry room, bathhouses and a large air conditioned pavilion. Located on 13,600 acre Lake Anna, there is fun for the whole family. The whole family will enjoy mini golfing along beautiful Lake Anna. Open to the public.

6478 Zachary Taylor Hwy
Mineral, VA 23117
(540) 894-4744
www.christopherruncampground.com

Cooper Vineyards

Award winning Virginia winery with tasting room, winery and picnic area. Leashed pets always welcome. Featuring 100% Virginia wines: Chardonnay, Viognier, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Norton, Petit Verdot, Rhapsody, Sweet Louisa and ice wines, Vida and Noche Chocolate. Picnics welcome. Call for event information.

13372 Shannon Hill Road
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 894-5253
www.coopervineyards.com

earlyhouse

Earlyhouse

Welcome to Earlyhouse, a private 150 acre estate in Louisa County, Virginia. Explore the wonderful countryside, the rich history, and renowned Southern hospitality. A great place to celebrate, we can easily accommodate groups of 200 or more for your wedding reception, family reunion, or corporate outing – other amenities – picnic grounds, walking trails, playground. Featuring indoor and outdoor settings, dining room, tented terrace, and our lovely gazebo… a local favorite for dining and small weddings.

3998 Yanceyville Road
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 967-1832
www.earlyhouse.com

Grayhaven Winery

Grayhaven is one of the oldest independent commercial vineyards in Virginia, founded in 1978 by Lyn and Chuck Peple with the help of their daughters Jane and Max. What started as a retirement venture for the Peples steadily grew as a family business and remains family owned and operated. Grayhaven Winery was launched in 1995, producing hand-crafted wines from vinifera and French hybrid grapes.

4675 East Grey Fox Road
Gum Springs, VA 23065
(804) 556-3917
www.grayhavenwinery.com

Lake Anna Beach and Marina

The place for affordable family fun! Enjoy our white sand beaches, picnic area, and snack bar for a relaxing day on the lake. We have inner tube rentals, pontoon, jet ski, and paddle boat rentals. We are a full service marina, offering wet slips, dry storage, gas dock, boat sales and services, and store for all your marine needs. Group rates for family or company picnics. Beautiful setting for weddings. Camping upon request.

349 Pleasant Landing Road
Bumpass, VA 23024
540-872-0611

Louisa Arts Center

Located in the Louisa Town Hall, the Louisa Arts Center is the cultural center of Central Virginia and home to the Purcell Gallery and the Cooke-Haley Theater. The gallery houses paintings, sculpture, and photography, and is open to the public on weekdays.  The Cooke-Haley Theater offers a variety of musical and theatre performances.

212 Fredericksburg Avenue
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 967-2200
louisaarts.org

Pava Travel

PAVA Travel

PAVA Travel, a home-based business, is an online travel agency. Visit us online for flights, cruises, car rentals, golf trips, wedding & honeymoon destinations, event tickets, flowers and more.

639 Jackson Road
Bumpass, VA 23024
(540) 872-2417
www.pavatravel.com

Shenandoah Crossing

The 18-hole “Shenandoah Crossing” championship course features all the hallmarks of Virginia golf. Designed by Raymond F. Loving, Jr., the Shenandoah Crossing golf course opened in 1991 and offers a treat for the recreational golfer and a challenge for the most serious golfer. Come play several rounds of miniature golf at the Wolf Eagle Mining Company. This 18 hole lighted putting course traverses a natural wooded area. The holes are outlined with bricks and feature undulations that add to the difficulty of the course. There is a pebble walkway for those who do not wish to play but just enjoy a walk in the woods. The main feature is the mine and waterfall between the 7th and 9th holes.

174 Horseshoe Circle
Gordonsville, VA 22942
(540) 832-9400

Small Country Campground

Enjoy plenty of fun and relaxation, and the 25-acre Lake Ruth Ann, featuring excellent fishing, boating and swimming. Sunbathe on the sun-drenched beaches, or fish for bass, crappie, bream or catfish. Boat rentals available plus a free boat ramp. More than 200 RV and tent sites with all the amenities. 13 Units for Lodging/Vacation rentals. Pavilion for rent and two-lakeside locations for picturesque weddings, family reunions and more. Activities onsite include mini golf, pool, lake toys and an oversized bouncy pillow. Open to the public and offering great recreation including a new championship mini-golf course, a giant bouncing pillow, giant lake toys, fire truck rides, and more.

4400 Byrd Mill Road
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 967-2431
www.smallcountry.com