Highlands Apartments News & Blacksburg Events

The Highlands Blacksburg Apartments places you at the center of a bustling and diverse community filled with opportunities to experience new things and learn about the world around you. Check below for the latest news, announcements, and specials at the Highlands Blacksburg Apartments at Huckleberry Ridge!

Blacksburg Apartments Award

Congratulations to the staff at the Highlands at Huckleberry Ridge on their most recent achievement - being honored as a Top Rated community by ApartmentRatings. ApartmentRatings allows verified residents to sound off regarding their community's performance in multiple areas including Office Staff, Maintenance, and Neighborhood. The Highlands achieved an 81% approval rating - well above the 70% rating required to earn the designation.

  • Blacksburg Brew Do - Event in Blacksburg, Va
  • Blacksburg Brew Do

    The 9th Annual Blacksburg Brew Do takes place on Saturday, October 7th, at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center at 1600 Innovation Drive. The festival will feature the best in craft brewers from the Mid-Atlantic region with ales, lagers, stouts, pilsners, ciders, and specialty beers. Learn more...


  • Trick-or-treating in Blacksburg - Event in Blacksburg, Va
  • Downtown Halloween Happenings

    Come to downtown Blacksburg on October 31st for trick-or-treating at local downtown businesses, Halloween activities on College Avenue, and the Children's Costume Contest on the Lyric Stage! Events begin at 4:00pm and will go until 6:00pm. Learn more...


  • YMCA Craft Fair  - Event near Blacksburg, Va
  • YMCA Craft Fair

    Don't miss the 48th Annual YMCA Craft Fair! This year's fair takes place on November 10th through 12th, at the Blacksburg Community Center. Artisans and craftsman from the new River Valley and across eastern United States will offer handcrafted items such as jewelry, ceramics, fiber arts, painting, and much more! Learn more...


  • Mannheim Steamroller Christmas  - Event near Blacksburg, Va
  • Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

    Head to nearby Salem on Friday, November 17th to catch one of the best-selling Christmas artist of all-time, Mannheim Steamroller! The group will perform hits from their world famous Christmas albums for one night only at the Salem Civic Center. Learn more...


  • Blacksburg Winter Lights Festival - Event in Blacksburg, Va
  • Winter Lights Festival

    Come to downtown Blacksburg on Friday, December 1st from 4-8pm, for the Blacksburg Winter Lights Festival! The festival will feature a Holiday Gift Market, Tree Lighting Ceremony, Holiday Trees at Kent Square, Holiday Art Walk, Holiday Parade and much more! Learn more...