Traditions are an important part of the college experience. For many JMU students, a Thursday night would not be complete without a trip to Billy Jack's for a box of their iconic "sticky nuggs". For the seven years that the Jack Brown's sister-store has been in business, the Thursday sticky nuggs deal has remained on … Continue reading Sticky Nuggs: The Staple of Billy Jack’s
With all the amazing restaurants in the Harrisonburg area, you surely have a long list of places you want to try. Luckily, there's still a little time left in the semester to de-stress before finals and grab a bite to eat with friends. If you're pressed for time or strapped for cash, this list of … Continue reading Harrisonburg Restaurants with Deals and Discounts
With the abundance of fabulous food all throughout Harrisonburg, it is normal to ask yourself "where should I eat tonight", at least 4 - 5 times a week. Whether your family is in town or you are just looking to grab a bite with your friends, we narrowed down a few of the best spots … Continue reading Graphic: Where Should You Eat?
Don't miss out on the biggest thing to happen in Harrisonburg since College GameDay. The Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance will be hosting their annual Skeleton Festival, Tomorrow, October 21st, from 4-8 pm inside the Turner Pavilion. We went ahead and included a brief preview of what to know about the event. 4-6 PM: Trick-or-Treating & Good Eating If … Continue reading Weekend Watch: The Skeleton Festival
If you were looking for an excuse to indulge in one of Jack Brown's famous burgers, now's your chance. The downtown Harrisonburg staple is donating 100% of their profits to victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. This past week, Hurricane Harvey slammed the Gulf Coast, leaving thousands homeless. The city was devastated by the … Continue reading Jack Brown’s to Donate 100% of Profits to Hurricane Harvey Victims
If you're ever feeling down or in need of a sweet treat, here are some of the best places to go. Of course we might have missed some, Harrisonburg's dessert scene is growing faster than our bodies would like, so comment any places you think we might have missed! Ehall We have to mention this gem of … Continue reading The ‘Burg’s Best Desserts
Downtown Harrisonburg is one of JMU's greatest assets. If you are the person who has never stepped foot passed SSC or a seasoned Jack Brown's notcher, First Friday's are the place to be the first Friday of the month. Downtown Harrisonburg's First Friday events feature extended store hours and restaurant specials where shoppers and diners … Continue reading First Friday’s!
Last week a few members of The Daily Duke team grabbed a bite at Ruby's Arcade, located at 100B, 165 S. Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801. Ruby's Arcade is known for its atmosphere, pizza, and drinks. Each of us got something different to eat and while I got sausage, onions, and peppers, the others delighted in … Continue reading Ruby’s Arcade Experience
As much as we all love the convenience of the on-campus Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts, it’s nice to get off campus and change up your surroundings every once in awhile. You may or may not already know, but Harrisonburg has a variety of shops that not only offer great food and coffee, but make for great study spaces! … Continue reading Coffee Spots of the ‘Burg
As much as we love the independence of living parent-free, there is a certain ping of excitement knowing that some familiar faces will be in Harrisonburg this coming weekend for Family Weekend (9/30-10/2). Now we all know how much we love Harrisonburg, but how we do we make our families love it just as much … Continue reading Where to bring your family this JMU Family Weekend