#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 Business Member of the Month for August 2015 China Inn Asian Grill Located on Draper Rd right across from the Town Library, with it's own parking lot the China Inn Asian Grill is a hidden gem in downtown Blacksburg. Offering traditional Chinese food as well as American … Continue reading China Inn Asian Grill- DBI Business Member of the Month
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
Downtown Blacksburg, Inc is proud to present our Business Member of the Month for June -July 2015 She- Sha Cafe & Hookah Lounge Located at 211 Draper Rd NW in the heart of Downtown Blacksburg "I think one of the coolest things about She-Sha is the versatility of the space. While She-Sha is a great … Continue reading She-Sha Cafe & Hookah Lounge-DBI Business 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”!
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…
April showers bring May flowers, spring has truly arrived!! And with spring our thoughts turn to sunshine, to social time to FUN!! Summer is a fun-filled busy time in downtown Blacksburg so we think you need to mark your calendars now and SAVE THE DATES! Saturday, May 3, 5-10pm- 2nd annual Horseshoes & Hats: A … Continue reading Here comes the sun…here comes the FUN!!!
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 As I’m climbing up the stairs, I’m greeted with the smell of slow cooking brisket and pork, and welcomed with a, “Hi, how are you doing,” when I open the door. I look around to what seems wood flooring continuing on forever. Straight ahead to a dance floor, on my … Continue reading T.O.T.S.