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Gospel Sing at the St. Luke & Odd Fellows Hall
- Date: 06/03/2017 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
- Location: St. Luke & Odd Fellows Hall
203 Gilbert St.
Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
Join the Blacksburg Museum & Cultural Foundation for the third Annual Gospel Sing, part of the New Town Festival series, June 3 from Noon-5 p.m. at the St. Luke & Odd Fellows Hall, 203 Gilbert St. The afternoon will be filled with singing, dancing, and fellowship as local groups and soloists perform their favorite current and old-time gospel favorites.
The event is free, though donations are encouraged. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Back by popular demand, Chef Richard Perry will offer a traditional fish fry.
Former residents of New Town – an African American neighborhood in Blacksburg during the time of segregation – will participate in a panel discussion to share what life was like living in New Town.
Visit http://www.blacksburgmuseum.org for a complete schedule and list of performers
Sponsored by the Virginia Tech Foundation, Downtown Blacksburg Inc., and the North End Center.