DOWNTOWN BLACKSBURG NEWSLETTER-  JANUARY 2020
Congratulations to  Downtown Blacksburg, Inc. 
Members of the Month-January 2020

Business of the Month -  Puzzlr
Nonprofit of the Month -   Hahn Horticulture Garden
Downtown Blacksburg, Inc. News
HOLIDAY TREES AT KENT SQUARE
CONGRATULATIONS to the winning Holiday Trees at Kent Square! 
1st- Wilderness Road Chorus
2nd Hokie Bugfest
3rd Warm Hearth
Wilderness Road Chorus
Hokie Bugfest
Warm Hearth
GINGERBREAD HOUSES AT KENT SQUARE
CONGRATULATIONS to the winning Gingerbread Houses at Kent Square! And thank you all for voting! All proceeds go to Micah's Backpack. 
1st Mosaic
2nd Stage 2 Smile
Mosaic Blacksburg
Stage 2 Smile
2019 Holiday Parade Winners
General Float
1- NRV Master Naturalists
2- Gobbler Stop Convenience
3- North Star Church

Youth Float
1- Little Leapers
2- St. John Neumann
3- Community Christian Church

Non Float
1- BMS Save The Next Girl
2- New River Irish Dancers
3- NRV Jeep Club

Honorable Mentions
1- The Big Event
2- Blacksburg Children's Choral
3- Breaking Bread
Fashions for Evergreens  at the Inn at Virginia Tech
WE WON!!!
Our beautiful Community Tree won the 1st place professional judges choice award! Special thanks to the many members of the Blacksburg community who helped to decorate this awesome tree made of re-purposed boxes. Reuse, reduce, recycle!
Downtown Businesses
Clay Corner Inn

Wine Pairing Dinner Fireside
Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 6 PM
Start the year off with Clay Corner Inn's first wine pairing dinner by the fire. Partnering with Blue Ridge Beverage we will have a five course dinner expertly paired. Join us for a fun filled evening of wine, great food, laughs, and memories.
Buy Tickets online or call with questions...
Details at Clay Corner Inn's website.


401 Clay Street, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Clay Corner Inn
Gourmet Pantry








Most people want to eat better, but lack the knowledge and skills to make it happen. We're passionate about teaching people how to make healthy and delicious meals for themselves! Come join us to learn simple and practical ways to make healthy eating easier and taste good too.




New River Art & Fiber
New River Art & Fiber
The Arts
The Artful Lawyer, A Fine Gallery Inc.

OPEN CALL for 2020!  
2020 show exhibits are themed and ready for applicants! For applications and more details on each show, visit the gallery website.

Upcoming Exhibit, Mixed Media, opens January 22 at 5:30pm









318 N. Main St., Blacksburg, VA 24060
The Artful Lawyer, A Fine Gallery Inc.
The Blacksburg Wine Lab

Blacksburg Wine Lab is holding an artist reception on
Sunday Jan. 18th from 1-3pm for Pipi Miller, a fine art photographer from Giles County.  Pipi's current body of work on exhibit at Blacksburg Wine Lab is titled Reierated Histories. She has worked in pinhole, 35 mm, cyanotypes, and large scale digital compositions inspired by her interactions with the natural world.



400 Turner Street NW, Blacksburg, VA 24060
The Blacksburg Wine Lab
Blacksburg Museum & Cultural Foundation
The Lyric Theatre

January Movies

January 10-16
Dark Waters

January 17-23
Ford v Ferrari

January 24-30
Queen and Slim


Januar 25
Matinee' Movie sponsored by Hillel at Virginia Tech

January 28
An Evening with the Yonder Mountain String Band - Live at the Lyric



135 College Avenue, Blacksburg, VA 24060
The Lyric Theatre
Main Street Inn

Exhibit by Gerri Young
Blacksburg Regional Art Association member, Gerri Young, will have works on display in the inn's lobby that show her love for a variety of mediums and subjects. 












205 S. Main Street, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Main Street Inn
Moss Arts Center
DBI Community Partners
Beliveau Farm Winery

 
3899 Eakin Farm Road, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
Beliveau Winery

Blacksburg Junior Women's Club 


Blacksburg Museum & Cultural Foundation

Join Paula Golden and create a beautiful wearable piece of art. Silk scarves and "magic" will all be provided for an evening of fun and expression.  



Tickets and more information can be found at  https://www.blacksburgmuseum.org/

204 Draper Road, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Blacksburg Museum & Cultural Foundation
YMCA at VT
 

1000 N. Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060  
YMCA at VT
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