Smith Mountain Lake Chili Festival

When the temperatures start to drop, you probably start thinking about hot, hearty food that fills your stomach and has you warming up from the inside out. Well, what food is better for that than chili? There’s a reason this dish is one of the most popular around when fall... [read more]

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Cirque Dreams Holidaze
When it comes to holiday entertainment, you don’t want to experience the same thing year after year. And let’s face it – you’ve probably seen just about every Christmas movie that’s ever come out. Therefore, you might be wanting something a bit different this year. That’s what you’re going to... [read more]

Pumpkin Spice: More Than Lattes & Pies

pumpkin
Pumpkin spice: When you think of it, you probably think of pies, lattes, and maybe even cookies. Beyond that, you might not think of putting those flavors in much else. But did you know that a plethora of recipes use pumpkin spice? Check out these delicious savory recipes, and you... [read more]

Keep Kids Safe This Halloween

Halloween
Whether you’ll be going out with your kids during trick-or-treating this year or you’re finally letting them venture off on their own, you want to keep your kids as safe as possible while they’re out on one of the most exciting – and busiest – nights of the year. So,... [read more]

Fall Festival Fun At Jeter Farm

Fall Festival
Once the weather starts to cool down and it seems like fall is on the horizon, you probably start looking for fun fall activities you can do with your entire family. After all, when you live in a community that has so much going on, you really just need to... [read more]

Take The Family To The Salem Pumpkinfest

Pumpkinfest
Don’t you love celebrating fall? Once this time of year comes around, it just seems like there’s so much going on. And with so many opportunities to hang out with people who live in your community, why wouldn’t you check out some of the most exciting activities going down? Of... [read more]

The Blue Ridge Folklife Festival At Ferrum College

Blue Ridge Folklife Festival
There’s always something fun going on in the area, which is why it’s so great to live around Roanoke, Virginia. But every once in a while, something that’s even more exciting than usual comes up. That’s exactly what’s happening with the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival at Ferrum College in Ferrum,... [read more]

Enjoy A Family Day Out At Layman Family Farms

Layman Family Farms
There’s always so much fun to be had at Layman Family Farms, which is located right in the heart of Blue Ridge, Virginia. Of course, you can stop by at any point in the year, but it may just be at its most exciting during fall. Why is that? Well,... [read more]

Get Ready To Enjoy The Outdoors In Cooler Weather

Cooler Weather
Crisp days and chilly nights will soon give way to colder temps, but that doesn’t mean you have to put your outdoor activities on ice! Cold-weather smarts is all it takes to enjoy the outdoors without compromising comfort or risking safety. A few tips can help! Clothing Matters Your choice of clothing... [read more]

Fall Fun At Jeter Farm Near Roanoke, VA

Jeter Farm
The Fall Festival at Jeter Farm Near Roanoke, VA, is about old-fashioned family entertainment and the peaceful atmosphere of warm nostalgia! Several of the fun activities include a corn maze, spending time with the farm animals, and playing in the barnyard. There are also hayrides, slides, and games. And what... [read more]