37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

Traveling & Lodging in Charlottesville

We can't wait to host you in Charlottesville and Albemarle County for the Virginia Film Festival. We've included details on our travel & lodging partners to help you plan your stay.

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The VAFF Experience with Charlottesville GUIDE

Our media partner Charlottesville GUIDE has created a guide for out-of-town guests who are looking to get the most out of their VAFF experience.  Designed to prioritize convenience and walkability, Charlottesville GUIDE’s 2023 VAFF Experience Flipbook will help guests build out a weekend with premier lodging alongside recommendations for nearby restaurants that exemplify Charlottesville’s dynamic food scene, resulting in a truly customized experience.

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Book Your Stay at Quirk!

Book your hotel stay for the 2023 VAFF at our preferred accommodations partner, Quirk Hotel Charlottesville, and get 20% off with code UVAARTS! Quirk delivers an art-forward, boutique hotel experience, is centrally located on Main Street in Downtown, within walking distance to Violet Crown and The Paramount Theatre, and features stunning rooftop mountain views.  

Also consider dining at Quirk’s restaurant the Pink Grouse which serves some of the best European-inspired food around, with ingredients sourced locally. Enjoy dinner or, on Saturdays & Sundays, brunch in the dining room or on the Pink Grouse’s patio.

This offer is available exclusively for VAFF friends and patrons, and the discount code can be used during our 5-day Festival as well as for any of your hotel needs now through March 31, 2024.  Please note that room availability on the VAFF weekend and other prime travel days may be limited so book your room early by clicking the button below or entering the code UVAARTS on Quirk’s website. 

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Kimpton The Forum Hotel

We are so exicted to partner with Charlottesville’s new Kimpton The Forum Hotel this year! Overlooking the entrance to the picturesque Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia, the grand, Jeffersonian-style, Kimpton The Forum Hotel, extends a warm welcome to the Darden community and guests, as well as the greater UVA collective and the city of Charlottesville beyond.

Consider staying or dining at the Kimpton The Forum Hotel during the 2023 VAFF!

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Official Airport Partner - Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport

CHO is a non-hub, commercial service airport offering one-stop international and domestic destinations, as well as daily non-stop flights around the U.S. Served by Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, and American Airlines, CHO offers over 50 daily non-stop flights to and from Charlotte, Philadelphia, New York/LaGuardia, Washington/Dulles, Atlanta and Chicago.

The Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is a proud sponsor of the Virginia Film Festival.


Explore Charlottesville

Planning your trip to Charlottesville and Albemarle County should be easy! That’s where visitcharlottesville.org comes in. Click the link below to explore places to stay, restaurants to dine at, tips on how to get around, and much more!

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