Downtown Blacksburg, Inc is proud to present our Business Member of the Month for October 2016-Mad Dog Boutique. This marks the 13th anniversary of Mad Dog Boutique in Blacksburg’s Downtown. A fashion forward boutique, catering to every woman and every girl looking for the best fashion at the best price. Not only do we have exceptional … Continue reading Mad Dog – DBI Business Member of the Month
Downtown Blacksburg, Inc is proud to present our Business Member of the Month for August 2016-310 Rosemont 310 Rosemont is a contemporary boutique for men and women, specializing in premium denim and exceptional customer service. The owners of 310 Rosemont are Bill Hodges, Kimberly Ward and Todd Spinello We currently have 5 stores - three are … Continue reading 310 Rosemont- DBI Business Member of the Month
Downtown Blacksburg, Inc. is proud to present our Non-Profit Member of the Month for May 2016-Habitat for Humanity. This is Bob B. who is 80 years old and volunteers in the ReStore, full time. He has developed a wood working shop in the store where he utilizes donated parts and materials to build interesting furniture, shelves, toys … Continue reading Habitat for Humanity-DBI Non-Profit Member of the Month
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
Post written by Laureen BlakemoreRevisted 11/27/13Last year I confessed to you a startling fact: I DO NOT LIKE SHOPPING! and I am VERY IMPATIENT! Hard to believe, I know, but it remains true. And though I actually am mellowing to the potential joy of shopping I still foresee a fair amount of retail therapy in … Continue reading Christmas shopping on a budget revisited
Post written by Laureen BlakemoreAnybody who knows me well knows this fact about me: I DO NOT LIKE SHOPPING! And yes I will admit it- I am also VERY IMPATIENT! I used to find Christmas shopping to be a pain in the....... well you know what. Standing in line in crowded shops combined with the … Continue reading Christmas shopping on a budget
TubaChristmas 2012 Friday, December 7, 2012 Need more Tuba.............to participate in the 4th annual Downtown Blacksburg TubaChristmas! TUBACHRISTMAS events are presented throughout the world. TUBACHRISTMAS was conceived in 1974 as a tribute to the late artist/teacher William J. Bell, born on Christmas Day, 1902. Through the legendary William J. Bell we reflect on our heritage … Continue reading Happy Holidays in Downtown Blacksburg!
FREE PARKING at all metered spaces now through January 3 makes it even easier to make Downtown Blacksburg your holiday shopping destination this year! Great gifts for all are available in our downtown stores, so we have put together this brief guide to what you will find, where and when. And if you are still … Continue reading Downtown Holiday Shopping Guide
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!?!
“Our aims are to make quality art events affordable, attractive and accessible to our members and to the public; and to encourage and support one another while fostering creativity and joyfully exploring the arts.” Promoting the arts in the New River Valley since 1950, the Blacksburg Regional Arts Association is a Virginia Museum of Fine … Continue reading The Gift of Art