Recent News

JUNE 18, 2021

By Frank Spain| June 17, 2021 at 8:52 PM EST| Updated June 18, 2021 at 1:37 AM EST CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) — After the COVID-19 pandemic derailed plans for a grand opening last year, Dairy Market was finally able to celebrate in an official way. On Thursday, there was a ribbon-cutting ceremony, marking the official grand opening of the… DETAILS

JUNE 17, 2021

By Isabel Cleary| June 17, 2021 at 7:51 PM EST CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – Charlottesville’s Dairy Market officially opened early Thursday, June 17. The market held a ribbon cutting ceremony, and revealed a new name for the its mascot. Dairy Market’s “Rosie” was selected after an online vote. Open house tours followed the festivities. Dairy Market has been open for… DETAILS

JUNE 14, 2021

By Chelsea King| June 14, 2021 at 6:22 AM EST| Updated June 14, 2021 at 7:29 PM EST CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) — The Dairy Market official grand opening is set for Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony expected to take place that morning. It comes a few weeks before Governor Ralph Northam is expected to end Virginia’s COVID-19 State of Emergency…. DETAILS

JUNE 11, 2021

By Eileen Mellon| June 11, 2021 at 2:55 PM EST  While Richmond awaits a food hall of its own, our Wahoo neighbors have beat us to it with December’s debut of an 18-vendor space in downtown Charlottesville dubbed Dairy Market. Bringing life to the historic Monticello Dairy Building, the space is home to a hand-selected collection of food experiences, from popular… DETAILS

JUNE 11, 2021

By John Haddad| June 11, 2021 at 6:35 PM EST Part food hall, part event space, and located between the Downtown Mall and the University of Virginia campus, the recently opened Dairy Market in Charlottesville is poised to become both a dining destination and a meeting place in the tradition of New York’s Chelsea Market, Philadelphia’s Reading Terminal Market, and… DETAILS

JUNE 11, 2021

By Elizabeth Holmes| June 11, 2021 at 12:00 AM EST CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – Dairy Market in Charlottesville is honoring its merchants and farmers behind the businesses throughout the week of June 14 to June 18. Coinciding with Virginia’s Agriculture Week, Governor Ralph Northam stopped by the market Wednesday morning to get in on the celebration. “They’re really the backbone… DETAILS

APRIL 3, 2021

DAIRY MARKET BRINGS LOVE TO CHARLOTTESVILLE ~ Visitors encouraged to take pictures and share on social media with #LOVEVA ~ The Dairy Market will host Virginia Tourism’s life-sized LOVE artwork from Saturday, April 17 to Sunday, April 25 on the market’s spacious front patio as part of a state and local partnership to promote Virginia tourism. The artwork, which is… DETAILS

MARCH 7, 2021

The Scout Guide Charlottesville offers up a March Dairy Market playbook. Photography by John Robinson of Robinson Imagery. From sunny and temps in the 60s to wintery mixes, March seems to run the gamut when it comes to unpredictable weather. As we slog through these last few weeks of winter, we’re setting our sights on a few ways to cure… DETAILS

FEBRUARY 28, 2021

By Madison McNamee January 12, 2021   Many students from Northern Virginia have Route 29 memorized like the back of their hand. The scenic Blue Ridge mountain skylines and open farmlands are a comforting reminder I am going home, whether it be to my family in Arlington or to my friends in Charlottesville. The real joy kicks in about midway through,… DETAILS