Upcoming Events

Alexander Black House & Cultural Center 204 Draper Rd, SW, Blacksburg, VA 24060 Tuesday – Saturday 10:00am – 4:00pm
St. Luke & Odd Fellows Hall
203 Gilbert St, Blacksburg, VA 24060 Thursday & Friday 2:00pm –  5:00pm



 Exhibit: Blacksburg & the Vietnam War -
featuring Vietnam Combat Art*

In commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War

 This display is made possible through the Local Commemorative Partners consisting of the County of Roanoke, City of Roanoke, Salem, Town of Vinton and the Stonewall Jackson Chapter/AUSA

( display through November at the Alexander Black House & Cultural Center)


Closing November 25th & 26th for Thanksgiving


Saturday, Nov 28th – Shop Small at the Museum Gift Shop

10% OFF Alexander Black House signature items for ShopSmall Saturday.
Christmas ornaments and local historic books, jewelry, toys and pottery make great holiday gifts.

Museum Members always receive 10% OFF their purchases.
Join now and enjoy the discounts on our Gift Shop items and much more.





Alexander Black House Dresses for the Holidays

The Alexander Black House & Cultural Center will be decorated in traditional Victorian Style. Look for our special ‘History Of Victorian Christmas’ in Alexander’s Bedroom.  Be sure to visit the Gift Shop when looking for unique and locally inspired Christmas gifts.

(Free, on display through December, Alexander Black House & Cultural Center)

Saturday, December 5th ~ Holiday Open House, 10am – 4pm

‘Harps in the House’ the Southwest Virginia Harp Society will be playing Holiday Music throughout the day; featuring music from junior society students and local harpists.

10:00 -11:00 am Kristi Kaldro, harp
12:00 – 1:00 pm Christian Rippe, cello, and Renee Rippe, harp
2:00-3:00 pm Becky Coffee, harp
3:00 -4:00 pm Julia Fallon, harp

1:00pm Lecture ~ Larry Bechtel, sculptor and storyteller will discuss his Nativity Sculptures

(Free, light refreshments at the Alexander Black House & Cultural Center)


Monday, December 7th ~ Pot Luck, 5:15 pm
Meet at St. Luke & Odd Fellows Hall for a Pot Luck Dinner and help us decorate the Hall for the Holidays


Closing December 24th & 25th for Christmas



 See Calendar Page for entire event schedule


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