Building community through the arts, history and cultural heritage of Blacksburg!


Regular hours : Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 4pm

Calendar of Events:

Sept. 6 – New Town Festivals – Blues, Brew & BBQ: held at St Luke & Odd Fellows Hall(204 Gilbert St).

Sept. 13- “Live Music in Blacksburg in the ’70s & ’80s” Exhibit Premiere & Concert on the lawn featuring Electric Woodshed and The Kind. 

Sept. 18 – Historic Lecture Series – 5 Chimneys’ Landscape. We will visit one of Blacksburg’s Town owned historic properties, 5-Chimneys, and learn about its interesting landscape. Beth Carson, Town Horticulturist, will take a look at the significant contributions to the current landscape by its previous owners, A.G.  & Mary Smith, and future plans for the property.


Oct. 2 – October starts our “Old Time Jams” series, 7pm-10pm.
When the Market Jams end for the summer, they move indoors at the Alexander Black House and Cultural Center. We will host the “Jams” the first Thursday of each month, October thru May. Come on out for our first jam with host band Indian Run String Band. Bring your instrument and join in or just come out and enjoy the music!