#1 Dining App In The Nation Launches In Blacksburg! DC-based startup, Spotluck, has expanded to Blacksburg. Spotluck allows local restaurants to collaborate, join forces, and collectively market the neighborhood’s best "spots" to dine. The app markets neighborhood restaurants by awarding users with discounts based on factors like day, time, and weather (i.e. higher incentives when … Continue reading Spotluck partners with DBI
Downtown Blacksburg, Inc is proud to present our Non-profit Member of the Month for June -July 2015 Virginia Tech Foundation Located at 902 Prices Fork Road, Suite 145 in Downtown Blacksburg The foundation is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit nonstock corporation established in 1948, and provides private financial support to enable the forward progress of Virginia Tech. … Continue reading Virginia Tech Foundation- DBI Non-profit Member of the Month
Join us downtown for a variety of family fun filled events throughout the summer. Updated: June 6, 2015 And here's a little sweetener from the Town of Blacksburg! During these events, metered parking will be FREE in the downtown area: Saturday, June 20 - Summer Solstice Fest Saturday, July 11 - Summertime Small Business Saturday July … Continue reading Downtown Blacksburg, Inc. presents A summer full of fun- the ultimate “staycation”!
Written by Taylor Martin & Emily Pote Modea has been in the Blacksburg’s community for almost nine years after two Virginia Tech graduates named David Catalano and Aaron Herrington decided to use their entrepreneurial spirit to start the company in 2006. The company has been in several locations throughout Blacksburg and currently has its headquarters … Continue reading Modern + Idea = Modea
With just a week to go until Valentine's Day we thought you might enjoy a round-up of some of the great deals downtown to make the day extra sweet for your special someone! And don't forget to Love your Community by shopping small for Valentine's Day this year! Gifts Galore Aureus Jewelry Stop by Aureus … Continue reading Valentine’s Day in Downtown Blacksburg
By: Abigail Rausch Being a Virginia Tech student, I’m not as creative as I tend to think when it comes to some things. When I want to shop, I look online; when I want a cup of coffee, I go to Starbucks; and when I’m hungry, I eat Chipotle or Panera Bread. I’m sure a … Continue reading A student’s eye view…
Artcrawl with Scavenger Hunt Friday June 7, 5-8pm FREE and open to all! Collect Scavenger Hunt form at participating galleries, return completed form to Community Arts Information Office (CAIO) by 8pm. Prizes will be awarded! Participating Galleries: Armory Art Gallery, Bollo’s Gallery, Burnt Creative Boutique, CAIO, Capone’s Fine Jewelers , The Artful Place, Eucalyptus Massage … Continue reading Summertime in Downtown Blacksburg 2013
Post written by Cyndy Graham Yes, you heard correctly. The food at Pita Vera is made fresh and baked fresh. From gyros to kabobs, Pita Vera prepares your food to order with the finest and freshest products. Owner Sam Makoley knew he wanted to open his restaurant in Blacksburg after working in the hotel and … Continue reading Pita Vera-Made from Scratch with a Lebanese Flair
Post written by Cyndy Graham The management team at Sharkey’s focuses on three different and equally important things: their happy, friendly staff, the good value you receive for your money, and the opportunity to participate in daily activities or specials. They host bingo games and trivia contests. There is a special every day like "free … Continue reading Sharkey’s-Fun and Friendly
Post written by Lauryn Tamburello In my personal opinion, PK’s, hands down, has the best wings in town. I opt for the bone-in wings and yes, I’m quite an attractive date with Honey BBQ sauce smeared all over my face. The first time I ordered them, I honestly didn’t realize that’s the size wings were … Continue reading Tijuana Toss!