Virginia Living Magazine's Best of Virginia issue just hit newsstands! Congratulations to all of the downtown businesses that received awards in the magazine's 2016 annual readers survey. 

Arts, Culture & Entertainment

Court Square Theater - Best Movie Theater, 3rd place
Clementine Cafe - Best Music Venue, 3rd place
Explore More Discovery Museum - Best Museum, 2nd place
The Golden Pony - Best Music Venue, 1st place
Rocktown Beer & Music Festival - Best Food Festival, 2nd place

Living & Recreation

Ice House Studios: Breathe Pilates - Best Fitness Program, 2nd place
Ice House Studios: The Center Yoga - Best Fitness Program, 3rd place
Joshua Wilton House - Best Bed & Breakfast, 1st place

Food & Drink

See why we're Virginia's first culinary district! 

Bella Gelato & Pastries - Best Bakery, 2nd place
Bella Luna Wood Fired Pizza - Best Pizzeria, 1st place & Best Dessert Menu, 3rd place
Black Sheep Coffee - Best Locally-Owned Coffee Shop, 1st place
Brothers Craft Brewing - Best Local Brewery, 3rd place
Clementine Cafe - Best Outdoor Dining, 1st place
Cuban Burger - Best Burger Joint, 2nd place
Downtown Wine & Gourmet - Best Wine Shop, 2nd place
Finnegan's Cove - Best Seafood Restaurant, 3rd place
Friendly City Food Co-op - Best Gourmet Grocery Store, 1st place
Food. Bar. Food - Most Creative Cocktail Menu, 1st place & Best Place for Brunch, 2nd place
Grilled Cheese Mania - Best Food Truck, 1st place
The Golden Pony - Best Bar, 2nd place
Harrisonburg Farmer's Market - Best Farmers Market, 1st place
Heritage Bakery & Cafe - Best Bakery, 3rd place
Jack Brown's Beer and Burger Joint - Best Burger Joint, 1st place
Kline's Dairy Bar - Best Local Ice Cream Shop, 2nd place
Little Grill Collective - Best Breakfast Restaurant, 2nd place & Best Place for Brunch, 3rd place
Local Chop & Grill House - Best Restaurant, 1st place; Best Dessert Menu, 1st place;
      & Best Steakhouse, 1st place
Pale Fire Brewing Co. - Best Local Brewery, 1st place

Shopping & Services

Blue Ridge Architects - Best Architecture Firm, 2nd place
The Gaines Group - Best Architecture Firm, 3rd place
James McHone Jewelry - Best Fine Jewelry Store, 1st place
PB Mares - Best Accounting Firm, 1st place
Shenandoah Bicycle Company - Best Cycle Shop, 2nd place
The Sole Source - Best Shoe Store, 1st place
Walkabout Outfitter - Best Outdoor Outfitter, 1st place
Wharton, Aldhizer, and Weaver, PLC - Best Law Firm, 3rd place
The Yellow Button - Best Women's Clothing Store, 3rd place