Shopping Events in Downtown Blacksburg

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Find Freddy the Frog!

You've heard of "Elf on the Shelf" and "Where's Waldo"?
Guess who's back for the second year? Freddy the Frog- Downtown Blacksburg, Inc.'s newest little fun friend. Freddy had so much fun last year that he decided to come back downtown this holiday season to visit our awesome small, local stores once again!

Now Freddy visits our downtown shops and has fun finding out what's inside. We hope you will follow Freddy's great example and check out all that we have in our wonderful downtown.

This year not only can you follow Freddy's adventures on Instagram to win can also participate on Facebook.

Starting Monday, December 2 watch for clues on @downtownblacksburg on Instagram or Downtown Blacksburg Inc Facebook page to play.

Clues will be posted on the following dates
Mon, Dec 2
Weds, Dec 4
Fri, Dec 6
Mon, Dec 9
Weds, Dec 11
Fri, Dec 13
Mon, Dec 16
Weds, Dec 18
Fri, Dec 20

All you have to do is follow the clues to find Freddy. Be the first to find him that day and win a gift certificate from the business where he was hiding!

Thank you for continuing to support our small businesses!

Shop to Support the Christmas Store

December 4, 2019

Shop, Dine, Stay, and Play Downtown at any of our participating businesses to help support the Montgomery County Christmas Store. A percentage of sales from the day will be donated to the Christmas Store.

Shop, dine, stay or play at the following participating businesses to support this fundraiser:
Cabo Fish Taco
Cafe de Bangkok
Fringe Benefit
Gourmet Pantry
Main Street Inn
New River Fiber Co.
Next Door Bake Shop
Sugar Magnolia
t.r. collection

Some of our businesses are already involved in supporting the Christmas Store....
The P. Buckley Moss Gallery raffling a print to benefit the Montgomery County Christmas Store.
Atlantic Union Bank will collect non-perishable food for the store from Nov 1-22.

Check back to see more details soon.

Downtown Blacksburg supports all Veterans

Veterans Deals Downtown Everyday

  • Atlantic Union Bank: a special checking account, called Thank U checking, for veterans, teachers, community first responders and law enforcement. It is a no minimum balance account that pays interest and offers some other valuable perks like free cashier's checks and the first order of checks free.

  • Blacksburg Fit Body Boot Camp: 15% off discount for membership

  • Bollo's: 15% discount

  • Buffalo Wild Wings: active and retired military 10% off every day

  • Cabo Fish Taco: 10% discount

  • Fringe Benefit: 15% discount

  • Gillie's: 15% discount

  • Gourmet Pantry: 10% discount

  • Main Street Inn: 10% discount Sun-Thurs

  • Matrix Gallery: 10% off one non-consignment item per visit

  • New River Fiber Co. : accepts and distribute donations of knitted items.

  • Sideline Orthopedics & Sports Medicine: We at Sideline Orthopedics & Sports Medicine have 2 Veterans working on our team. Dr. Robert Schopf and Steve Preston. We are proud to have them on our team for many reasons but a big reason is that they have served our country well!

  • Sugar Magnolia : 15% off when you show your military ID

  • Tech Bookstore: 10% military discount (excludes textbooks)

  • t.r. collection: 15% off when you show your military ID