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Celebrate Earth Day

Say thanks to Mother Earth at the annual Roanoke Earth Day Festival. The event is Saturday, April 21, in Grandin Village, and is on the same weekend as national Earth Day on April 22.

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Pete’s Pick: I Hope to See You at Down by Downtown

Welcome to moenoke! That’s what we’ll be saying on April 21 when the national headliner visits the region for the Down by Downtown Music Festival. The festival includes more than 30 shows crammed into just […]

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5 Ways to Participate in Race Weekend (Running Not Required)

The countdown is on for the Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon, Half Marathon, Anthem Star 10K, and Carilion Children’s Family One-Miler. The races are Saturday, April 21, and we hope you’ll be part of all […]

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Help Shape the Future of the Greenways

Want to impact the future of the greenways? Come to the upcoming open house to review and comment on the draft regional greenway plan and maps, including the Tinker Creek Greenway Concept Plan.

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Jae Valley Park to Open This Month

A new park, opening this month, will offer greater paddling access to the Roanoke River.

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Roll Out the (Marathon) Welcome Mat

Runners and residents are invited to the Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon runner welcome party as part of Down by Downtown in Elmwood Park on Friday, April 20.

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Pete’s Pick: Iron Fly

Join Trout Unlimited for the next level of fly tying at Ballast Point Brewing Company on April 15.

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Get Bike Month Ready at the Bike Swap

Prepare for Bike Month in May by getting your ride ready today. Buy, sell, or trade bicycle items from your garage and find new-to-you gear for the spring riding season on April 15 at the […]

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Adventure Sunday Coming Up at Explore Park

Celebrate the season opening of the Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center, with a free day of family activities, music, crafts, nature education, food and more.

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5 Reasons the Down by Downtown Music Festival Rocks

Immerse yourself in three days of live music, April 19-21, in Downtown Roanoke. The Down by Downtown Music Festival, sponsored by Wells Fargo, is packed with live music at a variety of venues – mostly […]

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