Art at the Market will take place on Saturday July 19, 9am-2pm

A juried art show and sidewalk sale featuring the work of more than 30 local artists.

On the Media Building Lawn, Draper Road.

While you are here grab some breakfast with your art with delicious Breakfast at the Farmers Market, with live music and all of your favorite market vendors. A fun filled day for the whole family!

To participate as an artist in this event a completed application form is required and available by download here.


Art Parties at the Artful Place!

May 7: Guest Artist--Robi Sallee, Frogs
June 4: Pretty Peacocks
July 9: Lighthouses
August 6: Guest Artist, Theme TBA
September 3: Famous Art Spotlight
October 1: Guest Artist, Steven White, Historic Blacksburg
November 5: Sunflowers
December 3: Cozy Cardinals

All parties start at 7:00pm and run until about 9:30pm and are conducting at The Artful Place, located at 106 Faculty Street. Each party costs $25/person except where noted.

Details can be found at


Art in the Garden new program featuring the work of local artists on display inside the Peggy Lee Hahn Garden Pavilion. Currently on display in the Peggy Lee Hahn Garden Pavilion through February: "Selections from the Blumenati" by Knic Umstead


Blacksburg Regional Art Association artists exhibiting in February at Brown Insurance, Real Life Dental, See Mark Optical, VTLS, Zeppoli's, VT Women's Center, Mill Mountain Coffee and Tea, the Community Arts Information Office, and ICTAS on campus.


Moss Arts Center, 190 Alumni Mall
Phone: 540-231-5300

Gallery Hours: Wednesday-Friday, noon-6 pm; Saturday, 11 am-6 pm, Sunday, 11 am-4 pm
March 21-April 27, 2014: Aspects of the Self: Portraits of Our Times
May 3-18, 2014: ICAT: Open (at the) Source
May 3-18, 2014: SOVA: Senior Studio Exhibition
May 24-June 5, 2014: Young Artists (local high school students’ work)
June 14-July 27, 2014: OpenLab Summer Exhibitions


Take a self-guided Tour of all of the Gallery Spaces in Blacksburg anytime you like but on the following First Fridays participating Galleries will remain open until 7pm.

Friday June 6
Friday October 3
Friday December 5
Gallery Guide & Art Walk brochures available in downtown stores, the Virginia Tech Visitor's Center and participating galleries.


Armory Art Gallery
203 Draper Road
Phone: 231-5547

Art Pannonia
114 Main St.
Phone: 552 - 0336

Blacksburg Public Library
200 Miller Street
Phone: 552-8246

Blacksburg Museum & Cultural Foundation
Old Town Hall
141 Jackson Street

Bollo’s Gallery
206 Draper Rd.
Phone: 953-1669
Bakery/coffee shop displaying works by local artist, George Wills

Campus Automotive
1208 N. Main St

Capone’s Fine Jewelry
101 N. Main St
Phone: 953-1000
Custom designs which incorporate only the highest quality gems, stones and metals. Displaying work by the owner/artist Truman Capone.

Center for the Arts at VT
Moss Arts Center, 190 Alumni Mall
Phone: 540-231-5300
Aspects of the Self: Portraits of Our Times

Community Arts Information Office

149 College Avenue
Phone: 951-1772

Eucalyptus Massage Studio
201 S. Main St.
Phone: 540-552- CALM

Gillie’s Gallery
153 College Avenue
Phone: 961-2703
Vegetarian Restaurant displaying works by local artists

Holtzman Alumni Center
901 Prices Fork Road
Showcasing alumni and local artists throughout the year in its second-floor gallery.

John's Camera Corner & Gentry Studio
213 Draper Rd
Phone: 552-2319
Camera store displaying historical photos and paintings of Blacksburg. Open until 6:30pm

Kent Jewelers
210 South Main St.
Phone: 552-3241

Matrix Gallery
115 North Main Street
Phone: 951-3566

Mill Mountain Coffee & Tea
700 N. Main St.
Phone: 552-7442

Nest Realty
400 N. Main St.
Phone: 800-325-6378

Perspectives Gallery
290 College Avenue Suite 225
Phone: 231-4053

Pita Vera
235 N. Main St
Phone: 552-9222
Delicious Mediterranean cuisine restaurant displaying art by local artists Diane Relf.

Pointe West Management
401 South Main St. Suite #102
Phone: 953-1341
Colored pencils display by Jennifer Carpenter and stone carvings by Darcy Meeker.

The Artful Lawyer A Fine Gallery Inc.
The Creekmore Law Firm 318 N. Main St.
Phone: 443-9350

The Artful Place, A Fine Studio (A project of the Artful Lawyer)
106 Faculty Street
Phone: 443-9350

The Gallery at Mish Mish
125 North Main Street
Phone: 552-1020

XYZ Gallery
223 N. Main St (upstairs)
Hours of Operation: Vary with show
XYZ Art Gallery is a student-run venue dedicated to showcasing art, architecture, and design in the Blacksburg and Virginia Tech community for over 20 years.

For specific information on Downtown Blacksburg Events please contact:
Laureen Blakemore, Director
Tel: 540-951-0454 Email:

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