In the not too distant past, two young sisters in Thailand had a childhood dream of opening a coffee store and bakery together when they grew up. Aivey had a penchant for mixing unusual and exotic flavors to produce the very best coffees and teas; Pie just loved to bake. In Aivey's words, "Pie bakes … Continue reading Traditional goodies with an Asian twist!
Winter Lights Festival with TubaChristmas Friday Dec 3rd - 4-8pm Get ready for the biggest holiday event of the year in beautiful Downtown Blacksburg. The perfect time of the year to truly support your local merchants as we pull out all the stops to bring you a real Hometown Holiday! Activities in Market Square Park … Continue reading Let the holidays commence!
Courtesy of Gourmet Pantry and Cooking School Mediterranean Wild Rice Salad : Serves 8 Ingredients: 1 1/2 wild rice, rinsed and picked over 3 1/2 cups water 1 cup chopped onion 1 or 2 sprigs of fresh thyme 1 bay leaf 1/2 tsp salt Optional: Pinch of ground or 3 pieces of whole cloves For the … Continue reading Gourmet Local Cont’d
As part of Blacksburg Library Be Local events, Gourmet Pantry hosted the event Gourmet Local on Tuesday, November 9, 2010. Gourmet Pantry recently celebrated its 10th anniversary! Located on 401 South Main, the shop offers gourmet foods, coffees, wines, essential cooking tools, and cooking lessons. Gourmet Pantry also brings in the best fresh fish in … Continue reading Gourmet Local with Gourmet Pantry
Pre-Holiday Sale at Fringe Benefit Starts this Friday, November 11th through November 21st! 20% off Storewide! Excludes Dansko, includes sale merchandise Serving Downtown Blacksburg since March 1972, Fringe Benefit caters to all your seasonal needs. It originally started out on College Avenue near the Lyric Theater. Currently, it is located conveniently on Main Street. Owner, … Continue reading Fringe Benefit: Pre-Holiday Sale!
ATTENTION ALL TUBA AND EUPHONIUM PLAYERS All ages and ability levels! TubaChristmas is coming to Blacksburg to join in the holiday festivities, the Winter Lights Festival. Join in the fun as downtown Blacksburg celebrates with the annual lighting of the tree, parade, Holiday Market and more. TubaChristmas will make this the best holiday celebration ever! … Continue reading Calling All Tuba Players!
Gourmet Pantry is celebrating its 10th Anniversary on Saturday 6th November 11am-4pm Come celebrate with us! We will be having chocolate tasting, wine tasting, vendor sampling and much more. This is a special time for us and we want to share it with you, our wonderful customers, who have made these great 10 years possible. … Continue reading Big Celebration this Saturday!
Now showing in the Community Arts Information Office The collective work of amateur and professional photographers who joined the Scott Kelby International Photo Walk in July 2010. This is the first time a Photo Walk took place in Blacksburg, and there are plans to make this an annual event in the downtown area. The display … Continue reading Downtown Photowalkers….