Downtown Businesses Rack up Awards

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