Explore Carvins Cove Natural Reserve

Virginia is known for its green spaces, but none compare to Carvins Cove Natural Reserve. With more than 12,000 acres that include trails, forests, and a reservoir, this is the second biggest municipal park in the country. Since it’s so massive, you might not know where to begin. Let’s go over the top things to… Continue reading Explore Carvins Cove Natural Reserve

Fun Outdoor Activities For You And The Family To Try

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 Jenga Jenga is a… Continue reading Fun Outdoor Activities For You And The Family To Try

Have Some Family Fun With These Board Games

If the cold, dreary, winter weather has you stuck inside your house, you need something to keep from getting bored. If you’ve binged all of the shows and read all of the books, that means it’s time to break out the board games. Choose from old classics like Battleship to newer and revised versions of… Continue reading Have Some Family Fun With These Board Games

Take A Walk Around Elmwood Park

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 off of I-581/220, the park… Continue reading Take A Walk Around Elmwood Park

Easy At-Home Activities For The Kids

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 need. Activities like… Continue reading Easy At-Home Activities For The Kids

Enjoy The Sounds Of The Blue Man Group

The blue curtains of the stage are opening for the theater show

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 just can’t forget. Sure, it’s… Continue reading Enjoy The Sounds Of The Blue Man Group

Book A Cozy Staycation At The Cottage On Craig Creek

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 your significant other.… Continue reading Book A Cozy Staycation At The Cottage On Craig Creek

Get Access To All Roanoke Has To Offer

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 walk on the… Continue reading Get Access To All Roanoke Has To Offer

Nickelodeon Night With The Rail Yard Dawgs

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. They are going head-to-head with… Continue reading Nickelodeon Night With The Rail Yard Dawgs

Choose And Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

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 choose and cut one yourself… Continue reading Choose And Cut Your Own Christmas Tree