The City of Blackstone, VA
The city of Blackstone is located in the state of Virginia in Nottoway County and has a population of 3,565 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Blackstone is Farmville, approximately 28 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Blackstone, including Dairy Freeze, Pizza Hut, Brother's Pizza and Italian Restaurant, Mcdonald's and Hardee's Restaurant. For a larger selection of Blackstone restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Blackstone Zoos, Auto Race Tracks, Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Metro Richmond Zoo, Longwood Golf Course, Virginia Motorsports Park, Robert Russa Moton Museum and Magnolia Grange. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Blackstone please click on the Attractions tab above.
Blackstone, Virginia Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Blackstone experiences an average high temperature of 47 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 24 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.31 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Blackstone with daytime temperatures averaging 85 degrees in the summer, and 49 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Blackstone to receive an average of 3.57 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.25 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 103 degrees in the summer and as low as -12 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Blackstone should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 70 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44.
Blackstone, Virginia Attractions
1Agecroft Hall - Richmond,
Agecroft Hall is a Tudor-style estate currently on the James River in Virginia, though originally built in Pendlebury, Lancashire, England in the late 15th century. It is now operated as a museum. It was the home of Lancashire's Langley and Dauntesey families before falling into disrepair at the end of the 19th century. In 1925 it was sold at auction. Richmonder Thomas C. Williams, Jr. purchased the structure, had it dismantled, crated and shipped across the Atlantic, and then reassembled in a Richmond neighbourhood known as Windsor Farms.
2Championship Course at Independence Golf Club - Richmond,
The Championship Course at Independence Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Chesterfield County Virginia. Built in 2001, this Richmond course designed by Tom Fazio is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 600 Founders Bridge Rd, Richmond, VA 23113
3Lake Gaston Golf Club - Gasburg,
The Lake Gaston Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Brunswick County Virginia. Built in 1974, this Gasburg course designed by Bob Hindricks is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 804-577-2888. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: State Hwy 668, Gasburg, VA 23857
4Lakes Course at Windy Hill Golf Course - Midlothian,
The Lakes Course at Windy Hill Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Chesterfield County Virginia. Built in 1997, this Midlothian course designed by J. K.Timmions is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 804-794-7193. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 16500 Midlothian Tnpk, Midlothian, VA 23113
5Longwood Golf Course - Farmville,
The Longwood Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Prince Edward County Virginia. Built in 1965, this Farmville course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 804-395-2613. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Johnston St, Farmville, VA 23901
6Magnolia Grange - Chesterfield,
The Magnolia Grange is an historic mansion in Chesterfield, Virginia. Built in 1823, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. It was built in the Federal style.
7Maymont Park - Richmond,
Maymont is a 100 acre Victorian estate located at 2201 Shields Lake Drive, Richmond, Virginia. It contains Maymont Mansion, a historic house museum, an arboretum, formal gardens, native wildlife exhibits, a nature center, carriage collection, and petting zoo known as "The Maymont Children's Farm".
8Metro Richmond Zoo - Richmond,
Metro Richmond Zoo is a privately-owned, for-profit zoo in Chesterfield County, Virginia. It is located in the central Virginia area, on the western side of I-95. Metro Richmond Zoo houses around 1,400 animals of nearly 150 species and is visited by 25,000-30,000 visitors annually. The zoo has one of the largest primate collections in the US. It is not accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, but is accredited by the Zoological Association of America.
9Providence Golf Club - Richmond,
The Providence Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Chesterfield County Virginia. Built in 2002, this Richmond course designed by Lester George is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 804-276-1865. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 1160 S Providence Rd, Richmond, VA 23236
10Robert Russa Moton Museum - Farmville,
Robert Russa Moton Museum in the town of Farmville in Prince Edward County, Virginia is a museum which serves as a center for the study of civil rights in education.
Blackstone, Virginia Hotels
2Econo Lodge Amelia Court House
15181 Patrick Henry Highway
Amelia Court House, VA 23002
Blackstone, Virginia Restaurants
This is a list of Blackstone Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
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