Category: Roanoke Events

You Won’t Want To Miss Zoo Boo At Mill Mountain Zoo

Zoo Boo
Lions, and tigers, and bears, and…candy? It must be time for Zoo Boo at the Mill Mountain Zoo! This year’s festivities will be on Oct. 27 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., so stop by and enjoy hours of safe Halloween fun. You don’t even have to pay extra for... [read more]

Enjoy Some Halloween Fun At Explore Park

When you play golf, the scariest thing is usually your score. A bogey or two is a sure way to get your heart pounding. That’s a bad scare, but how about a fun one? You can have a Spooktacular golfing experience at Explore Park this Halloween season. The park is... [read more]

Get Your Tickets Today For The Giant Dinosaur Musical

Do you love the theater and want to introduce your kids to it? You’re about to get your chance at the Jefferson Center. The Giant Dinosaur Musical: Mammoth Follies is coming to the center on Oct. 28. Willie Mammoth will guide your family through a musical revue of pre-history, and... [read more]

Celebrate Dr. Pepper Day This Month

Dr. Pepper
It doesn’t matter if it’s in a can, bottle, or over ice. Dr. Pepper is one of the greatest beverages in the world, and you can celebrate it right here in Roanoke. The city is celebrating Dr. Pepper Day in Market Square in downtown Roanoke on Oct. 24. Come by... [read more]

Go Outside With The River Rock

How did you spend your summer? Indoors, avoiding that stifling heat? You’re not alone. It was a long hot summer, and finally, the weather is cooling off. It’s a good time to enjoy the great outdoors, and that’s just what you can do at the Go Outside Festival on Oct.... [read more]

Sign Up For The Fleet Feet Pub Run and Walk

Pub Run
Want to get in shape, meet some new friends, and enjoy some brews in the process? The Fleet Feet Pub Run and Walk must be calling your name. This fun event takes place every Tuesday at 6 p.m. Meet at Mellow Mushroom and decide if you want to take part... [read more]

Get Ready For The Great Pumpkin Smash 2018

Great Pumpkin Smash
Do you love all things pumpkin? You love a pumpkin spiced latte, and you can’t live without your pumpkin pie. You even like your pumpkin-flavored beer. Well, now you can celebrate that love at the Great Pumpkin Smash 2018. It’ll be at Dr. Pepper Park at the Bridges on Oct.... [read more]

Discover The Art Of Golf At The Taubman Museum Of Art

Art Of Golf
Art and golf are usually two very different things. You might hit the links in the morning and then stop by a museum in the afternoon. What if you could combine your two love into one epic event? No, you’re not going to be hitting golf balls down the halls... [read more]

See Young The Giant At The Budweiser Summer Series

Young The Giant
Young the Giant is coming to town, courtesy of the Budweiser Summer Series. The band will take the stage at Elmwood Park on Sept. 22. Tickets are $35 each, or you can get a VIP table for up to 8 people for $600. That’ll include eight tickets, 16 drink tickets,... [read more]

Enjoy The Free Outdoor Movie: “An American Ascent”

Free Outdoor Movie
Great films don’t just entertain people. They introduce them to new ideas and challenge their belief systems. That is exactly what “An American Ascent” does. This documentary follows a group of nine African-Americans as they try to climb Denali. They were the first African-American expedition to attempt this grueling climb,... [read more]