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VOTE ONLY UNTIL SEPTEMBER 21! VOTE BY EMAIL AND TEXT!

Vote for South Boston, VA to win free concerts from the #LevittAMP Grant Awards. You don’t have to live here to vote so please share with everyone you know. CLICK the button now to vote – AND text SOBO to 866-267-2023. You can vote both ways! 

“A healthy, viable downtown is crucial to the economic
health and civic pride of the entire community”

~ National Trust for Historic Preservation

HARVEST FESTIVAL 2022

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2022

Now in its 31st year, the South Boston Harvest Festival has become a favorite with kids, parents, singles, and everyone! Enjoy the attractions, entertainment, activities, and food that are fun for all ages! Come out and enjoy South Boston’s favorite place to celebrate the season!

*Sponsored by Destination Downtown South Boston, Inc.

Click the button below for vendor applications and more details.

CRUZ-IN 2022

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2022

3pm-6pm on Main Street, South Boston, VA

All cars, trucks, and bikes welcome! Main Street is closed for this event. There will be door prizes, delicious food, and some fantastic cars and trucks. This is an event for the entire family.

Enjoy the day and stop by local restaurants remaining open for the event, including: Southern Plenty, The Busy Bean, Main Street Bar & Grill, and KJ’s Cake Creations for some delicious eats and treats!

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

W.H. Phillips, 434.470.6739

Dale Miller 434.575.2754

Destination Downtown South Boston at 434.575.4209

Rain Date Sunday, October 23, 3-6pm


Thank you to all of our great sponsors!

DOWNTOWN SOUTH BOSTON OPEN HOUSE

A Family Holiday Event

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2022

1pm-5pm

GET READY FOR THE SOUTH BOSTON CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE

Downtown shops and merchants are opening their doors for this special holiday event on Sunday from 1-5pm. They’re all decked out for the holidays with plenty of holiday fun, shopping, giveaways, children’s activities, and fun!

Be sure to visit Santa and don’t miss The Grinch as he makes his appearance again in South Boston this year!

You can enter to win a huge giveaway worth more than $500 – just visit any downtown shop open during Christmas Open House to register. You may enter at EVERY business you visit for more chances to win! There’s so much to enjoy during this annual holiday event so don’t miss a single minute!

SOUTH BOSTON CHRISTMAS PARADE

“A Hometown Christmas”

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2022

GET READY FOR THE SOUTH BOSTON CHRISTMAS PARADE!

This year’s theme is “A Hometown Christmas”! We have ideas to get you started on your own creative and unique float and other entries! This year promises to be even bigger and better than ever before. Registration is open now – you can register online or download the application and complete it. Click the button below for more information.

Downtown South Boston Business Directory

If you’re looking for a downtown business, you’ve come to the right place. All downtown South Boston businesses are included in our online Business Directory. You can search by name, category (type of business), or view the alphabetical listing. If you don’t see a business you’re looking for, please contact us and let us know. Thank you for supporting our downtown businesses and helping them grow and thrive in our community.

Downtown South Boston Farmers Market

The Downtown South Boston Farmers Market is home to many local farmers, bakers, and artisans. You can find homegrown vegetables, baked goods, plants and flowers, handmade gifts and home decor, and so much more. The Market is open seasonally and during other times of the year.

Visit their Facebook page to see their weekly updates on what’s available and see all of their events. Click the link below to learn more or to download applications for Daily or Annual participation in the Market. Shop small and shop local!

RENT CONSTITUTION SQUARE

It’s a great place in a spacious outdoor space with covered stage for your events.

AFFILIATIONS

As a Main Street America Accredited program, Destination Downtown South Boston is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by Main Street America.

Celebrate Your Veterans

Celebrate and honor your Veterans with a street banner. The initial cost per banner is $225 for the production, hardware, installation, and removal of the banner. If you apply to install a previously displayed banner that is still in good condition, the cost of installation and removal of the banner is $50.00. The banner will be displayed from June 30 to Veterans Day of each year (display schedule is tentative and could change each year). Click the button for more information.