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In The News

Concrete poured for Carter Green community space 


Destination Downtown hosts Movies on Main, coat drive Friday 


Artists paint the town red (and lots of other colors) 


Destination Downtown garners high honor for efforts in revitalization 


Downtown South Boston's Fire Hydrant Walking Tour featured on the cover of Showcase Magazine 


Downtown South Boston's Fire Hydrant Walking Tour featured on the cover of Showcase Magazine 


‘Carter Green’ first in series of downtown projects 


Greenspace beautification project launched downtown 


New banners going up in downtown South Boston 


Destination Downtown, Town of South Boston receive awards for revitalization efforts 


Destination Downtown reaps special honor 


Tobacco warehouse transforms into apartments showcasing character, history 


A Grand Welcome 


New life for a landmark 


Open house to celebrate loft project completion 


New Brick Historic Lofts to cut the ribbon March 20 


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2015 Event Calendar


Downtown Mixer
New Brick Historic Lofts | 701 Jefferson Ave, South Boston, VA
March 17, 2015 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Destination Downtown South Boston invites all downtown business owners, property owners and employees to join us for fun, networking and more!

*Sub platter, chips, beer and wine will be provided*

We will have a 50/50 raffle and door prizes provided by:

Natural Way Health Food Store
Sissy's Sassy Jewels at Jan's Hairstyling
Tips & Toes Nail Spa
Lantor's Ladies Boutique

RSVP to info@downtownsobo.com or (434) 575-4209 by March 10, 2015.

Movies on Main

Family Fun - Movies under the stars in Constitution Square!

Free Admission
Free Water
Sno cones and snacks for sale by Exquisite Events!
Bring your own lawn chairs & blankets.

Sponsored by Big Fade Entertainment.

Tentative Dates:
  • Friday, May 22
  • Friday, July 17 - Dirty Dancing (with some pre-movie dancing from our downtown dance studios!)
  • Friday, Sept 11


2015 Summer Concert Series

Great Food, Music & Beverages for the entire family in Constitution Square! We hope you'll join us for all three and enjoy some great music under the stars!

Gates open 7:30 pm. Show 8 - 11:30 pm. A variety of beverages will be available as well as concessions. TENTATIVE dates: May, June, & August

Downtown Sidewalk Sale

Friday, July 31 & Saturday, August 1, 2015

Enjoy the deals downtown & it's Virginia tax-free weekend!

We are opening up the sidewalks to others (non-food). If you are interested in getting an application, contact us!

Downtown South Boston Harvest Festival

Friday, September 26, 2015

Come enjoy South Boston's favorite place to celebrate the fall season! Enjoy the attractions, entertainment, activities and food that are fun for all ages!

29th Annual Downtown South Boston
Christmas Open House

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015  |  1 - 5 pm

It's A Holiday Tradition! The 29th Annual Historic Downtown South Boston Christmas Open House from 1 to 5 pm. Downtown Stores will be open for your holiday shopping pleasure.

Take your picture with Santa.

Register to win a gift certificate from participating merchants and enter to win a $100 Downtown Gift Certificate.

Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November, 28 2015

Celebrate Small Business Saturday by visiting your favorite locally owned businesses!

Annual Downtown South Boston Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 5, 2015  |  5 pm