The unmistakable skirl of a bagpipe announced dinner, and bagpiper Tim MacLeod, resplendent in full highland attire, entered the great dining room of Dover Hall, as a hundred guests in kilts, skirts, scarves and bowties in the plaids of various clans waited for the opening of Burns Night.
Wedding season is almost here which means now is the time for the blushing bride and her groom to select the location of their most memorable occasion. Central Virginia is home to some of the most beautiful wedding venues in the state.
For what Nora called #mybigfatpouloswedding, the duo married in a ceremony at Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Richmond before heading to Dover Hall, a Tudor-style estate only a half-hour away.
It was time to find out if Virginia really is for lovers as Bachelorette Becca Kufrin took the guys to picturesque Richmond, Virginia for some immersive history and a spirited debate as well as oyster shucking and something called an "Unhappy Hour."
Local viewers of this season's "The Bachelorette" on ABC may notice some familiar places on the July 2 episode of the reality TV show. Along with Richmond’s Main Street Station and the Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Energy Center, Manakin-Sabot’s Dover Hall, a Tudor-style estate on 55 acres