The 37th annual Steppin' Out is just a few days away, and will take place on Friday Aug 4 & Saturday August 5. Here are a few highlights to help you get the most enjoyment from the festival. Be sure to visit the LOVEwork on the lawn of the Alexander Black House and share your … Continue reading Bringing the Love to Steppin’ Out again!
Downtown Blacksburg, Inc is proud to present our Business Member of the Month for December 2015- Matrix Gallery The Beginnings Lana Juarez majored in Fine Arts at Virginia Tech, and it did not take her long at all to fall in love with the town of Blacksburg, Virginia. She’s always loved small towns and always … Continue reading Matrix Gallery- DBI Business Member of the Month
Post written by Karen Quina Doyle Revised: 11/16/12- Matrix Gallery is celebrating it's 25th Birthday! Another year older and another year better and better! Come and join the celebration 11/16/12 4-8pm in Matrix Gallery. Stepping into Matrix Gallery on a late October day that might best be described as a mix of drizzle and bluster … Continue reading Guess Who’s Celebrating 25 Years in Downtown Blacksburg!?!
You’ve heard of Apple Records, right? How about Apricot Enterprises? No? Well, if you’ve been in Blacksburg for very long you most certainly have passed the store, or even shopped there. Maybe it would help if you knew Arabic, because “apricot” translates to “mish mish”. In 1967, owners Steve and Debbie Miller came to Virginia … Continue reading “Artists and Apricots”