Category: Family-Friendly

Take A Walk Around Elmwood Park

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Open 11 AM to 11 PM every day of the week, Roanoke’s Elmwood Park is considered Southwest Virginia’s premier concert and festival venue. With an amphitheater, kid-friendly fountains, Peter Pan Playground, and much more, this renovated park is fun for the whole family year-round. Located conveniently in downtown Roanoke just... [read more]

Easy At-Home Activities For The Kids

Brother reading a story to his younger siblings in a fort at night
Being stuck at home can be challenging for parents and kids alike. That’s why we’ve put together this great list of the top 10 at-home activities to keep your kids occupied. Art Activities The good news about these art activities is that you most likely already have all of the materials you’ll... [read more]

Enjoy The Sounds Of The Blue Man Group

If there is one show that consistently wowed crowds after years of being on the road, the Blue Man Group puts on that show. You’ve probably heard about them several times before, even if you haven’t already seen them perform. They combine amazing percussion sounds with a theatrical performance you... [read more]

Book A Cozy Staycation At The Cottage On Craig Creek

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Looking for a winter weekend getaway without going too far from home? Book your stay at The Cottage on Craig Creek in Eagle Rock, VA. Stay At The Cottage On Craig Creek This cozy cottage can sleep up to eight guests but is also perfect for a romantic getaway for you and... [read more]

Get Access To All Roanoke Has To Offer

Roanoke Activities
There are so many fun things to do in the Roanoke area that you might have a hard time deciding among them. But who says you have to? Check out these family-friendly attractions at your leisure and enjoy some of the best aspects of Virginia's Blue Ridge. Mill Mountain Zoo Enjoy a... [read more]

Nickelodeon Night With The Rail Yard Dawgs

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It’s cold outside, which means that it’s hockey season. If you are a loyal fan of the Rail Yard Dawgs, then you’re definitely going to want to come out to cheer on your team to victory. That’s why you should come out to Nickelodeon Night with the Rail Yard Dawgs.... [read more]

Choose And Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

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If you’re a family that prefers a fresh, live Christmas tree over an artificial one, you have a couple of options for purchasing your tree. While there’s plenty of pop-up tree shops at hardware stores, pharmacies, and grocery stores, the most fun way to get a Christmas tree is to... [read more]

Enjoy The Lights In Salem, VA

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Each year the Salem community gathers around to partake in a cherished tradition: lighting the Salem Christmas tree. Come kick off the holiday season with us at the Salem Farmers Market on Friday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m. and see the town tree come to life! Tree Lighting History Believe it or... [read more]

Grab A Bite At Burger In The Square

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Burgers are a beloved food worldwide for good reason: when done right the perfect toasted buns encapsulate juicy, flavorful meat and almost any toppings you can imagine! But finding the best burger in a city can be difficult when nearly every restaurant offers one. In Season Four of the hit... [read more]

Get Ready For The Holidays At The 4th Annual Mistletoe Market

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Get Your Holiday Shopping Done No one wants to be scrambling around stores last-minute this holiday season. This year, do yourself a favor and check gifts off your list early at the Mistletoe Market. You’ll thank yourself later when you’re cozied up by the fire for the holidays and not making... [read more]