Downtown Blacksburg, Inc is proud to present our Business Member of the Month for January 2016- Fringe Benefit Owned and operated by Nancyne Willoughby, a Virginia Tech graduate, Fringe Benefit is proud to have served the community for 42 years. In March 1972 the original owner, local entrepreneur Beverly Patterson, opened Fringe Benefit in the … Continue reading Fringe Benefit- DBI Business Member of the Month
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
Post written by Erin Jenkins and Laureen Blakemore The dogs of downtown are fancy and enjoy “the finer things in life”, but they want you to know they are just like all the other dogs out there. The Sister dogs of Clay Corner Inn Minkie and Caly enjoy lawn games with their parents and guests. … Continue reading Dogs of Downtown- meet Keefer Dogg
When I turned 40 (I won't tell you how many years ago), I understood firsthand why, for a time, it was known as "The New 30" (I've recently heard that that distinction now belongs to 60). It was liberating and empowering in ways I never imagined. I was comfortable and confident in my own skin. … Continue reading A Downtown Blacksburg Paradox Turns 40
Passionate about art? Love our Blacksburg Farmers Market? Is breakfast your favorite meal of the day? Love to buy local? If you answered yes to any of these questions, we have the event for you! Saturday, July 16th, sees the return of Downtown Blacksburg, Inc.'s annual Art at the Market. The event has been around … Continue reading Art at the Market
Get into the holiday spirit while supporting your local merchants- join us for our special holiday shopping nights in downtown Blacksburg. For unique and unusual gifts, eclectic dining choices and a variety of special activities there is no better place to go. The activities on Ladies' and Gents' Nights are not restricted to the venues … Continue reading It’s the most wonderful time of the year to be local!
The holiday season is right around the corner, and it is time to enjoy the designs of local businesses at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center’s Fashions for Evergreens 2010 display! Fashions for Evergreens has become a staple in the New River Valley as young and old, locals and visitors grace the … Continue reading Fashions for Evergreens
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!