2nd Annual 30 Days of Blacksburg
Friday, October 1st- Saturday, October 30th
Sponsored by Virginia Tech SGA and Downtown Blacksburg, Inc, the 30 Days of Blacksburg is designed to increase student awareness and knowledge of all that is offered by the merchants and restaurants of Downtown Blacksburg. From Friday, October 1st- Saturday, October 30th, each calendar day will feature a different merchant or restaurant.
10% discount to students who present their Hokie Passport Student ID at the assigned business on the assigned day.
Café de Bangkok Fire Wings Challenge
Monday, October 4th 6:00pm
15 Thai Fire Hot wings in 7 minutes for an amazing prize
Call for info or to register: 540-951-8424
Go Green this Halloween at Main Lee Art
Saturdays: October 2, 9, 16 10:30-11:30am
Mondays: Oct 11, 18, 25 4:00-5:00p
Ages 13-17 can create their own Picasso-inspired mask and complete their costume by shopping at your local thrift store.
To register: Call (540) 961-0754
More information: http://mainleeart.com/
Cello and Piano Recital
Sunday, October 10, 3:00 p.m.
Squires Recital Salon, Virginia Tech
Lisa and Miriam Liske-Doorandish, cello with Erica Sipes, piano
This concert is free and open to the public.
Pretty in Pink for Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Wednesday October 13th 10:00 – 7:00pm
Participating Downtown Merchants will be donating a percentage of sales for the Cure Look for the Pink Ribbon! Wine Tasting, Pink desserts, pink margarita’s, free gym classes and more.
Raffle Prizes Include: Two tickets to the sold out Indigo Girls Concert donated by Downtown Blacksburg, Inc.
Friday, October 15th 5-9pm
Market Square Park, Draper Rd. Blacksburg
Sponsored by Play Fair Tech, this event is much more than your typical pep rally, but a way to welcome Wake Forest fans to the community while showing Hokie spirit and support. With a beer/wine garden, entertainment, children’s activities, and more this family-friendly event is sure to be a continued hit.
Performers include: The High Techs, The Virginia Tech Cheerleaders, Rockers All Stars Cheerleaders, The Iron Techtron and the Hokie Bird!
Additional support from the Town of Blacksburg, Mix 100.7, and The Bear.
Live at The Lyric
Kronos Quartet Wednesday, October 6 2010, 8pm
The Cashore Marionettes Friday, October 29 2010, 7pm
Indigo Girls Saturday, November 6, 2010, 8pm (SOLD OUT)
Dan Tyminski & Ronnie Bowman Friday, November 12, 2010
New River Stage
Murder with the View
Sunday, October 3rd at Zeppoli’s
Friday, November 5th at Preston’s Restaurant (Inn at VA Tech)
Friday, November 12th at The Blacksburg Country Club
Tuesday, October 12th at 6pm at Ceritano’s Ristorante,428 N.Main St.
Sunday, October 17th at 5pm at Maison Beliveau,5415 Gallion Ridge Road
For ticket information visit: http://www.newriverstage.com/
Karaoke at Champs
Wednesdays 9:30pm til close
$3 cover charge
Awful Arthur’s Comedy Night
Starts Wednesday, October 27 at 9:30pm
Doors open upstairs 7:00
Same time, same laughs, more crabs!
Featured act Andy Beningo, Headliner Kelly Terranova
Live Music at Gillie’s
every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night
View the full schedule.