You're invited to the LOVEworks Steppin' Out Unveiling
Please join us to welcome the Virginia Tourism Corporation's LOVEworks letters in downtown Blacksburg.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Celebration begins at 6:00 p.m.
Alexander Black House Lawn
204 Draper Road SW
Blacksburg, VA 24060

Featuring live music by Steppin' Out performer Seph Custer and remarks from Blacksburg's Mayor Rordam & Town Manager, Marc Verniel.

The letters will be on display throughout the 36th annual Steppin' Out until Sunday, August 7.

Visitors are encouraged to take a picture in front of the artwork and share it on Facebook at: or on Instagram and Twitter, using the special hashtags #LOVEVA and #BlacksburgSteppinOut and #gototown



1. Collect your loyalty card at participating locations.

2. Visit 10 different participating Downtown Blacksburg merchants and make a minimum purchase of $5.

3. Have each merchant add their stamp to your loyalty card.

4. When your card is full you are eligible to receive your choice of a $5 Gift Certificate from one of the participating businesses!

Redeem rewards at the DBI Office, (CAIO, 149 College Ave, next to the Lyric) Email to arrange a time.

Participating businesses

  • Alexander Black House
  • Aureus Jewelry
  • Cabo Fish Taco
  • Cafe de Bangkok
  • Capone's Jewelry
  • Champs Sportsbar
  • Clay Corner Inn
  • The Devotea
  • DBI website
  • Eucalyptus Massage Therapy
  • Fringe Benefit
  • Gourmet Pantry
  • Greenhouse Boardshop
  • Heavener Hardware
  • High Peak Sportswear
  • Honeysuckle Studio
  • John's Camera & Records
  • Kent Jewelers
  • Lyric Theatre
  • Mad Dog
  • Main Street Pharmacy
  • Matrix Gallery
  • Mish Mish
  • Next Door Bake Shop
  • Nice Dreams
  • P. Buckley Moss
  • Polished by Claire V
  • Sharkey's
  • She-Sha Cafe
  • Souvlaki's
  • Sycamore Deli
  • t.r. collection
  • The Artful Lawyer Gallery Store
  • Wicked Taco
  • YMCA Thrift Store

... Check back regularly for more participating businesses!

For specific information on Downtown Blacksburg Events please contact:

Laureen Blakemore, Director

Downtown Blacksburg, Inc.  |  P.O. Box 233  |  Blacksburg, Virginia 24063  |  (540) 951-0454  |