Plenty of parking is available in downtown Blacksburg. Download the Downtown Parking Brochure.
Take advantage of the convenience of the Kent Square Parking Garage. The entrance is located at the corner of Draper Road and Roanoke Street and the garage offers 380 public parking spaces with hourly and daily rates available. Parking is validated by many downtown businesses.
There is also the North End Parking Garage, which is open to the public after 5pm and offers various rates. This garage features 802 spaces and is located off of Turner Street.
You will find metered parking on many streets surrounding and crossing the Main Street corridor of downtown Blacksburg: Draper Road, College Avenue, College Avenue Extension, Lee Street, Church Street and Roanoke Street.
In addition, there are metered parking lots off Church Street, Progress Street, and Draper Road (Farmers Market).
Collegiate Square (corner of Main Street and Prices Fork Road) and Clay Court offer customer parking in lots adjacent to their stores.
Parking reserved for Virginia Tech personnel (Squires Center and lots off Roanoke Street and Otey Street) is available for downtown visitors after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day Saturday and Sunday.
- Squires Lot – corner of College Avenue and Otey Street
- Architecture Annex Lot – corner of Roanoke Street and Otey Street
For more parking information, visit Town of Blacksburg.
Did You Know?
A Wall Street Journal report ranked Virginia Tech among the "Top 25 Schools for Best-Qualified Graduates" in 2010.