Virginia's Blue Ridge - COVID-19 & Forward Virginia: Phase One

As it continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commonwealth of Virginia is now in Forward Virginia: Phase One of its response program. We've created a special page with more information about Phase One Guidelines and what it means for local businesses and experiences in Virginia's Blue Ridge. See the Guidelines >


Roanoke VA Online Shopping

Shop Local - Online Shopping Options in Virginia's Blue Ridge

You don’t have to visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge to enjoy a shopping spree in Virginia’s Blue Ridge!

Many local shops, boutiques, and retailers feature digital collections and online stores, offering you the option to shop from home and have items available for curbside pickup or delivered directly to your door.

It’s also a great way to show your support for local businesses in Virginia’s Blue Ridge, even when you’re unable to do so in person. Purchasing a gift card to be used at a later date is another great way to support a local business.

As we wait for the time to begin travel again, let's get inspired and dream about the good times ahead. Virginia's Blue Ridge is Worth the Wait >

Here is a list of local businesses in Virginia’s Blue Ridge offering online shopping service.

Clothing & Accessories

Local T-Shirt Campaigns

Various local screen press and printing companies have created special campaigns where you can purchase t-shirts featuring local businesses and a portion of the proceeds will go toward those businesses.

Outdoors & Sports - Gear & Apparel

Food & Drink | Cooking & Kitchen

NOTE - Many local craft beverage businesses, including breweries, wineries, & craft spirits producers, are offering some form of curbside pickup or delivery service. Learn more >

Home Decor & Antiques


Art, Books, Music

Flowers & Gifts

  • Creative Occasions Events, Flowers, and Gifts - Online
  • Cuts Creative Florist - Online
  • George’s Flowers - Online
  • Salt Foot Sanctuary - Online

Collectibles & Souvenirs | Pet Products

  • The Floyd Country Store - Online
  • Mast General Store - Online
  • Milan Tobacconists - Online
  • Unleashed Dog Bakery & Boutique - Online

Visit our Shopping section to learn more about local retail businesses in Virginia's Blue Ridge.

Roanoke Mountain - Worth the Wait

Enjoy some great food while attending a virtual event by ordering from local restaurants that are offering takeout & delivery service!

Many local museums & attractions in Virginia's Blue Ridge are providing the opportunity to enjoy activities and exhibits in a virtual format.

Complete the VBR Support Local Bingo card and take advantage of some fun ways you can show your support for local businesses in Virginia's Blue Ridge.

Partner Resources

Visit VBR Partner Resources

For our local businesses and organizations that are partners with Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge, we've created a special page in our Partnership section with additional resources and organizations to connect you with that can provide assistance during this time.

Tourism Impact Survey: Let Visit VBR Know How Your Business Has Been Impacted by COVID-19 >