For more events and details please check out our Calendar of events

For Information about Sustainable Activities & Events visit our GREEN LIVING page

For information about Sustainability Week and the Susan Garrison Fundraiser please visit:



Downtown Blacksburg Fundraiser for Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation 6th Annual Blacksburg Event!
Thursday October 9th

PRETTY IN PINK HAPPY HOUR- 5:30pm-8:30pm...
Join us in the Kent Square lobby for drinks, food, and music to help raise funds and awareness for the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation

$15 donation to the VBCF gets you 2 drink tickets
$5 tickets with student ID

Pink Cupcakes with Gemstones and chance to win a diamond sponsored by Next Door Bake Shop and Kent Jewelers
Blacksburg High School Photography Student's taking paparazzi photos

BUY & EAT DOWNTOWN- ALL DAY to support VBCF! Participating Downtown Merchants will be donating a % of their proceeds for the day - look for the PINK ribbon!

More details coming soon.


Saturday, November 29, 2014

Details coming soon so watch this space!


Hahn Horticulture Garden


Saturday September 20, 2014. 10:00 a.m. (1 ½-2hrs)
Embellishing Your Leaf with Paints with Rachel Yungman
Limited to 20 participants, must pre-register
Fee includes instruction and supplies to finish one leaf
$15 Friends of the Garden members/$20 general public

To register, please contact Stephanie at vtgarden@vt.edu or 540-639-2233.

Blacksburg Farmers Market hours

September Events at the Blacksburg Farmers Market

Wed. Sept. 10 - Mingle at the Market, music by The Band: Concord;
wine from Beliveau Winery, beer from Parkway Brewery, 5 - 7 pm

Sun. Sept. 14 - Vintage and Antique Market, 10am - 4pm

Wed. Sept. 17 - Sustainability Fair with Sustainable Blacksburg

Sat. Sept. 20 - Apple Tasting Event, music by the Blacks Twig Pickers

Market hours: Wed, 2 - 7 pm; Sat, 8am - 2pm

For more information and upcoming activities visit: http://www.blacksburgfarmersmarket.com/

Seek Education, Explore DiScover - SEEDS®Discovery Learning for Everyone

Founded in 1995
Come Visit!!
107 Wharton St. SE
PO Box 824
Blacksburg VA 24063-0824


YMCA Thrift Store

Sundays-The Thrift Shop will be open 12-5pm for shopping as well as dropping off items at the dock.

The YMCA at Virginia Tech hours for reception of Thrift Store donations are as follows:
Monday through Saturday…..9 AM until 6 PM.
Sunday………………… ….12 PM until 4 PM.

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  |  dbi@downtownblacksburg.com