Congratulations Hokies! You’ve made it! Here we are ready to celebrate Virginia Tech Graduation 2022.
Graduation is a remarkable milestone and an outstanding achievement. This is a significant milestone to mark your lifelong accomplishments; this is a weekend to honor them!
There are plenty of options to mark your graduation weekend, from sharing moments with your family like picnics, taking photos, and dining at the local restaurants.
What to Do and Where to Go This Graduation Weekend
Here are some ideas to enjoy in and around Virginia Tech after your commencement.
Countdown to Commencement
First things first, you’ll want to know what the official schedule is so you can plan around it. Each college has a designated commencement time and schedule. You can find all times here. Spring ceremonies will take place in Lane Stadium unless otherwise noted.
Now that you have the commencement details let’s explore some fun things you can do with your friends and family during graduation weekend.
Tantalize Your Tastebuds at the Restaurants of Blacksburg
Blacksburg is rich in history and culture, and that includes the restaurants. Whether you want a casual meal or an upscale dining experience, there are many options to choose from.
You won’t want to miss Preston’s Restaurant for farm-to-table dining right here at The Inn. If you’re looking for a casual spot, head to local favorite, The Cellar Restaurant. For something a bit more refined, The Palisades Restaurant offers stunning views of the New River Valley while you enjoy your meal.
You could also take a walk down N, Main Street, where you’ll find most of these restaurants – for casual dining with music, Mexican or American cuisines.
INNsider Tip: Graduation weekend can be busy for all Blacksburg restaurants, be sure to call ahead and reserve a table for your group.
Find a Picture-Perfect Location
You want the most out of your party, but you shouldn’t forget to take all the photos to remind you of this great day.
There are plenty of options in and around Virginia Tech, such as Hahn Horticulture Garden, Lane Stadium, Duck Pond, the steps of Burruss Hall, and the Alumni Center, just to mention a few. Blacksburg is also home to a rich history, parks, and dynamic arts. You can drive around town, show your friends and family great spots on and near campus, and visit The Lyric Theatre, Historic Smithfield, and Moss Arts Center.
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Now that you have all your friends and family together for a weekend of celebration, why not plan a couple of entertaining bonding activities?
Here are a couple to consider:
There are so many wonderful things to do in Blacksburg, we know you and your group are going to have a great time!
Are you ready for Virginia Tech Graduation 2022?
Whatever you choose to do on this momentous occasion, make it a weekend to remember. The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center will ensure that your stay is perfect. Our comfortable accommodations, delicious on-site restaurants, and top-notch event spaces will make sure you have everything you need for an incredible weekend.