Blacksburg Fork & Cork festival returns after two-year hiatus

This will be the festival’s 12th year

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BLACKSBURG, Va. – A popular festival is returning to Blacksburg for its twelfth year after a two-year hiatus.

Blacksburg Fork & Cork will be back on April 23 after being on break for two years due to COVID cancellations.

The event will take place from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Historic Smithfield, and will feature award-winning Virginia wines, food trucks and live music.

Entertainment includes local singer, Kat Mills, as well as Nashville artist and former American Idol contestant, Carly Moffa.

Tickets can be purchased here. VIP ticket holders will get early access to the festival at noon.

The festival is also looking for volunteers.

Those who help out will receive complimentary access to the festival before and after their shifts, a t-shirt and a souvenir wine glass for sampling.

Sign-ups to volunteer can be found here.

All proceeds from the festival will go to The Blacksburg Partnership.