Kait Pedigo has been selected as the new events manager of the Roanoke Outside Foundation. Kait has worked the last three years as the special events supervisor for the City of Roanoke where she became […]
Roanoke Outside has teamed up with the Roanoke Diversity Center and Roanoke Parks and Recreation to offer the 2021 Queer Adventure Series, with a goal of bringing the LGBTQ community together for some adventures and […]
Roanoke outdoor gear manufacturer Wingman Outfitter continues to push the evolution of the canoe. Take two coolers, or now two Yeti GoBoxes, slap them into the outrigger frame, attach it to your canoe, and BAM…you’ve […]
Do you paddle or fish the Roanoke River Gorge (through Explore Park)? If so, your input is needed on a survey.
A few weeks ago, our community welcomed thousands of people to the Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon and Freedom First Down by Downtown music festival. The weekend of festivities was one of the first large […]
Do you have demonstrable experience managing large events? Then we want you to come work with us. SUMMARY OF POSITION: This position is responsible for all current and future events organized by Roanoke Outside. Current […]
The tunnel from Evans Mill to Wiley Drive is used by people looking to access Rivers Edge Park as well as the Roanoke River Greenway. This tunnel is often viewed as “creepy” and is frequently […]
The Blue Ridge Parkway continues to be plagued with a backlog of maintenance and repairs that will continue into 2023, and beyond. On May 9, 2021 the National Park Service will begin repairs to the […]
Carilion Clinic announced their title sponsorship of the IRONMAN 70.3 Virginia’s Blue Ridge in July 2019. The COVID-19 pandemic caused the world-recognized triathlon to be postponed in June 2020 and rescheduled for the weekend of […]
Can you spare a couple of hours on April 17? The Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon is happening in-person and volunteers help make this event run smoothly.
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