Category: Family-Friendly

Night Howls At Mill Mountain Zoo

Night howls
Do you ever wonder what goes on at the zoo when the sun goes down? You can find out by attending Night Howls at the Mill Mountain Zoo in Roanoke. This event takes place on the third Thursday of the month from now until February, so the next one will... [read more]

Elmwood On Ice

Elmwood on Ice
What comes to mind when you think of the holidays? Hot chocolate, Christmas trees, and Santa Claus? Those are all good answers, but you need to add one more thing to the list. Ice skating. When the holiday season rolls around, that means it’s time for Elmwood on Ice at... [read more]

Sing Along With The Roanoke Valley Children’s Choir

Roanoke Valley Children's Choir
Dickens of a Christmas is one of the most popular events in Roanoke. It takes place the first three Fridays of Dec., and each Friday has something special. This year, the Roanoke Valley Children’s Choir Carol Sing-A-Long will be on the second Friday. Come to the Taubman Museum of Art... [read more]

Fashions For Evergreens At The Hotel Roanoke

Fashions for Evergreens
Beautiful trees for a good cause? That’s what Fashions for Evergreens is all about. Each year, The Hotel Roanoke hosts this event from Thanksgiving Day to New Year’s Day. Local businesses and organizations professionally decorate trees and display them at the hotel. You are welcome to stop by the hotel,... [read more]

Make Plans To Attend The Salem Crafty Christmas

Salem Crafty Christmas
Last year, you couldn’t wait to attend Salem Crafty Christmas, so you were disappointed when it was canceled due to weather. You might have missed it last year, but it’s coming back on Dec. 8, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Head to the Salem Farmers Market to visit booths... [read more]

Visit The Science Museum Of Western Virginia

Science Museum Of Western Virginia
Want to spark your child’s interest in science? That is easy to do when you take him or her to the Science Museum of Western Virginia. This museum teaches kids all about the earth, animals, healthy bodies, and more, but instead of teaching them in the classroom, it uses interactive... [read more]

Bring The Entire Family To The Not-So-Spooky Spectacular

Not-So-Spooky Spectacular
Do you want to have a sort of spooky Halloween? Your kids are little, so you know they can only handle so many thrills and chills. Still, you want to get them into the Halloween spirit. The Not-So-Spooky Spectacular was created with your family in mind. It will be at... [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]

Enjoy Breakfast With The Animals At Mill Mountain Zoo

Breakfast With The Animals
You love the zoo, and you love to eat breakfast. What do you get when you put them together? Breakfast with the Animals at the Mill Mountain Zoo. This event takes place on the third Saturday of the month from May through October, so there are two events left this... [read more]