Enjoy A Staycation At Natural Bridge Historic Hotel

Who says a summer vacation has to take you far from home? If you’re among the lucky ones who call Virginia home, a “staycation” is a fantastic alternative. There’s so much to see and do in our grand state that you’ll never get bored if you plan accordingly. We’ll even... [read more]

Enjoy Some Family Fun At The Virginia Museum Of Transportation

Car Museum
There’s something fundamentally fascinating about the various modes of transportation we as a society have depended upon over our collective history. From toddlers playing with Hot Wheels and toy boats to grownups who construct elaborate train sets and enjoy watching planes take off at the airport, the appeal of various... [read more]

Enjoy Local Cuisine At These Restaurants

Sharing Dinner
If you live near Roanoke, you don’t have to go far to find excellent cuisine. No matter what you’re in the mood for – Chinese, seafood, steak, pizza, Mexican, barbecue – you’re close to a number of local eateries that can satisfy your cravings completely and deliciously. And if your... [read more]

Spend Father’s Day At The Market

Happy Father's Day
The Historic Roanoke City Market is home to Member One’s City Market Saturdays from May 12 through September 29, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. With free fun activities every Saturday, including live entertainment, how-to workshops, cooking demos, and family days, there’s always something fun to see, do, taste, or hear.... [read more]

Catch Jim Quick & Coastline In Roanoke June 28

Live Music
Summer in Roanoke brings the party – Party in Elmwood, that is. Every Thursday night through September 27, 2018, at Elmwood Park, the Best Beach Party in the Valley hosts your favorite bands and jams for exciting evenings of great music, spirited beverages, and fabulous food. If you can’t make... [read more]

Visit The 2018 Big Lick Burger Fest & Summer Jam

Music Festival
Come out to Elmwood Park on Saturday, June 16 for the biggest party of the year. The Big Lick Burger Fest & Summer Jam is Roanoke's biggest single day of music all year. This year's Burger Fest & Summer Jam will feature seven incredible acts all on one stage from 1... [read more]

Star City Motor Madness

Classic Car
America’s love affair with cars started about a hundred years ago, around the time the Ford Model T grabbed everyone’s attention as the first mass-produced automobile. In the decades since, our affinity for vehicles of all shapes and sizes has only grown. During Star City Motor Madness, an annual celebration... [read more]

Visit the Roanoke Star

Roanoke Star
  Standing sentry atop Mill Mountain and overlooking the surrounding valley and the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Roanoke Star is a regional icon. The structure, made from three concentric stars formed by 2,000 feet of neon tubing, welcomes visitors and reminds locals that they’re home. But when was the last time... [read more]

Jump In At Splash Valley

Splash Valley
The weather is warming up, so now you need to think about how to cool off. If you’ve spent much time in Roanoke, you know Splash Valley is the best spot to go during the spring and summer. It has a current river, “sprayground” for the kiddos, and two 34-foot... [read more]