The City of Harrisonburg, VA
Harrisonburg is a popular city in the state of Virginia with a total of 45,137 residents living there. Harrisonburg is ranked as the twelfth most populated city in Virginia and the 712nd most populated city in the United States, and is located in Rockingham County. The largest nearby city to Harrisonburg is Charlottesville, approximately 35 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Harrisonburg, including First Choice Deli, Subway, Dairy Queen Brazier, Blue Nile Ethiopian Cusine and Red Front Supermarket. For a larger selection of Harrisonburg restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Harrisonburg Museums, Botanical Gardens, Golf Courses and/or Ski Resorts, including the Mountain Greens, Harrisonburg Children's Museum, Creek/Miller Course at Shenvalee The, Edith J. Carrier Arboretum and Mountain Greens Course at Massanutten Resort. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Harrisonburg please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Harrisonburg:
- Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport (CHO)
- Petersburg Grant County Airport (PGC)
- Weyers Cave Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (SHD)
Harrisonburg, Virginia Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Harrisonburg experiences an average high temperature of 66 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 41 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.82 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Harrisonburg with daytime temperatures averaging 82 degrees in the summer, and 43 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Harrisonburg to receive an average of 2.37 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.57 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -13 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Harrisonburg should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 65 degrees, and nighttime lows of 40.
Harrisonburg, Virginia Attractions
1Birdwood Golf Course - Charlottesville,
The Birdwood Golf Course is an 18 hole resort golf course in Albemarle County Virginia. Built in 1984, this Charlottesville course designed by Lindsay Ervin is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 434-293-4653. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 410 Golf Course Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22901
2Bryce Resort - Basye,
The Bryce Resort is an 18 hole resort golf course in Shenandoah County Virginia. Built in 1968, this Basye course designed by Ed Ault is open mar 1 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 540-856-2124. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: Route 263 W, Basye, VA 22810
3Creek/Miller Course at Shenvalee, The - New Market,
The Creek/Miller Course at Shenvalee is a 27 hole resort golf course in Shenandoah County Virginia. Built in 1963, this New Market course designed by Ed Ault is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 540-740-3181. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 9660 Fairway Dr, New Market, VA 22844
4Edith J. Carrier Arboretum - , James Madison University,
The Edith J. Carrier Arboretum is an arboretum and botanical garden on the James Madison University campus, located in Harrisonburg, Virginia in the US in the Shenandoah Valley. Groundbreaking for the arboretum took place April, 1985, under direction of Dr. Norlyn Bodkin, who is credited the first scientific botanical discovery along the Eastern Seaboard of Virginia since the 1940s, Trillium: Shenandoah Wake Robin, presently found at the arboretum.
5Frontier Culture Museum of Virginia - Staunton,
The Frontier Culture Museum, located in Staunton, Virginia is a living history museum that tells the story of the people who migrated from the Old World to America and the life they created in the Shenandoah Valley. The Museum is made up of original or reproduced examples of traditional buildings from the Old World and America.
6Gypsy Hill Golf Club - Staunton,
The Gypsy Hill Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Staunton City County Virginia. Built in 1890, this Staunton course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 540-332-3949. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Gypsy Hill Park, Staunton, VA 24401
7Harrisonburg Children's Museum - Harrisonburg,
The Harrisonburg Children's Museum is a non-profit museum focusing on interactive, multi-sensory learning experiences for children.
8Ingleside Resort & Country Club - Staunton,
The Ingleside Resort & Country Club is an 18 hole resort golf course in Staunton City County Virginia. Built in 1926, this Staunton course designed by Fred Findlay is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 540-248-1201. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 1410 Commerce Rd, Staunton, VA 24401
9John Paul Jones Arena - University of Virginia - Charlottesville,
John Paul Jones Arena, or JPJ, opened for the 2006–2007 NCAA Division I basketball season and is located at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. It has seating for 14,593 fans, nearly twice the capacity of 8,457 at Virginia's previous facility, University Hall.
10Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection - Charlottesville,
The Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection of the University of Virginia houses one of the finest indigenous Australian art collections in the world, rivaling many of the collections held in Australia. The museum houses many important breakthrough paintings of the Papunya movement and Arnhem land artists.
Harrisonburg, Virginia Hotels
7Motel 6 Harrisonburg
10 Linda Ln. I-81 At E Market Street Exit #247-a
Harrisonburg, Virginia Restaurants
This is a list of Harrisonburg Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Delicatessens Retail and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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