The 7th annual Summer Solstice Fest will take place on Saturday, June 21 in downtown Blacksburg. This year, features include Burnt Creative Craft & Vintage Market, Downtown Sundown 5k Race, a carnival, sand beach, live music, dog parade, petting zoo and so much more! There will also be a beer garden and wing eating contest.

The NRV Scuba Club will also provide a "Discover Scuba Experience" during the festival. Being your own bathing suit. Must be age 12 or older to participate. Call (540)315-1020 for details or visit

For 5K race application, rain storm shower schedule, or sponsor information, visit