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Celebrate #ROAIPADAY All Week Long

The crazy cool beer culture and growing scene in the Roanoke Region needs to be celebrated. And we don’t want to share it with that national IPA day in August. To that end, we are […]

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5 Questions with Alan Henry, an Outdoors Explorers Mentoring Program ‘Big’

What is the Roanoke Outside and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Virginia Outdoor Explorers Mentoring Program all about? Alan Henry served as a “big” in Year 1 of the program and found it to […]

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moe. Coming to Down by Downtown Music Festival

Down by Downtown, a three-day celebration of music with live shows at a dozen venues in downtown Roanoke will feature moe. in Elmwood Amphitheater on April 21.

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Pete’s Pick: Outdoor Mentors Needed

Attention outdoor-loving folks. We need your help. Roanoke Outside is partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Virginia for Year 2 of the Outdoor Explorers Mentoring Program.

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Do You Miss Us on Facebook?

Facebook has made changes to the algorithm – and while we won’t get into that here – and we want to make sure you aren’t missing out on news and information from us.

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Learn the Ins and Outs of Running Injuries

Every runner knows that at some point he or she is likely to fall victim to an injury. But do you know how to prevent injuries and take care of yourself if you get hurt?

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Learn to Use That Garmin – For Real

Do you want to be the king or queen of Strava, thanks to your smartwatch?

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Pete’s Pick: Outdoor Retailer + Deschutes

Our team just returned from Denver and the Outdoor Retailer (OR) show – the largest gathering of outdoor brands in the world.

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Come Have a Beer with Us

The Roanoke Outside Foundation has been working to make our region a great outdoor destination for business and living. But there’s always more to be done. Share your ideas with us.

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Fun with the Kids: Balance Bike Bonanza

Studies have shown introducing children to cycling at an early age helps with gross and fine motor skills development as well as speech, behavioral and social skills development. But really it’s just about having fun!

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