Category: Family Fun

Spend Quality Family Time At The Amazement Square

The little girl exploring electricity at museum
If you find yourself in Lynchburg with your kiddos, be sure to stop by Amazement Square. The award-winning museum has four floors of activities and exhibits that make learning fun. From painting on walls to hitting the stage as part of a rock band, there’s never a dull moment here.... [read more]

Take The Kids To Elmwood On Ice

Learning to Ice-skate
Skate into the holiday season this year at Elmwood on Ice in Downtown Roanoke. Elmwood Park’s outdoor ice-skating rink is open Wednesdays through Sundays until Jan. 30. Admission is $6 a person, and skate rentals are $2 each. Oh, and this year, the event includes putt-putt golf for $3. If... [read more]

See What Thunder Valley Family Entertainment Center Is All About

very happy mother and little son driving with toy car
Keeping kids entertained during the summer can be a little overwhelming at times. They don’t have school or homework to keep them busy, so they can get bored quickly. Boredom will be a thing of the past when you take them to Thunder Valley Family Entertainment Center. This attraction is... [read more]

Have Some Family Fun At Putt-Putt Fun Center

Playing mini golf
The kids are out of school, and you’re looking for ways to fill the days. You can avoid summertime boredom at the Putt-Putt Fun Center in Roanoke. The fun center has putt-putt golf and so much more. Get the details and plan your adventure at the fun center. Show Your Skills... [read more]

Fun Outdoor Activities For You And The Family To Try

Friends playing cornhole outside
Warmer weather will be here soon and that means it’s time to break out the outdoor games! Enjoy the beautiful weather with friends and family by playing one of these fun games today. We’ve had a ton of fun playing them in our backyards and we hope you do too. Giant... [read more]

How To Plan The Perfect Summer Picnic

Happy family enjoying a picnic at the park while mother is giving them cookies for snack.
Now is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors with a picnic! Whether it’s at a beach, a park, or even in your own backyard, planning a picnic is more than just packing lunches, drinks, and a blanket — it’s an entire experience.  Just as important as the food you're... [read more]

Take A Drive On The Blue Ridge Parkway

Couple listening to music while driving a car
The beautiful and magnificent Blue Ridge Parkway is 470 miles of recreational highway linking Shenandoah to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a scenic drive through the heart and soul of Virginia and North Carolina.  History The Blue Ridge Parkway was conceived as part of Roosevelt’s New Deal... [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]

Shining Bright: The Roanoke Star!

Roanoke Star
If you live in the Roanoke area, you may think you’ve seen it all when it comes to all the interesting spots around town. But how much have you really seen? If you’re looking for an Insta-worthy place that you may not have been to yet, you should seriously take... [read more]

The Harlem Globetrotters At The Berglund Center

Globetrotters
The Harlem Globetrotters have entertained crowds around the world since 1926, transforming the basketball court into a comedy stage. This March, they will visit Roanoke with their long-time rivals, the Washington Generals. Bring the whole family to watch their athletic antics! When and Where The game will take place at the coliseum... [read more]