There is just nothing like summer in southwest Virginia. Surrounded by mountains, rivers, and lakes; people know how to create amazing experiences in the great outdoors around here. I have put together a few great opportunities to get you started this summer!
For the water lovers….
Adventure Center Weekend at Wilderness Landing, June 24-26th
Roots Reggae Pool Party and Retreat at Apple Ridge Farm, June 25th Noon-2AM
Tube the Roanoke River with Roanoke Mountain Adventures, Daily
Paddleboard, Ski, Boat, and More with Roanoke Outside Foundation
For the beer & wine crowd….
Roanoke Beer & Wine Festival, Saturday, June 26th from Noon-6PM at Elmwood Park
Vendors at the Vineyard at Stoney Brook Vineyards, Sunday, June 27th 12-5PM
14th Annual Lavender Festival at Beliveau Farm Winery, Sundays from Noon to 6PM
For the athletes…
Pop-Up Mill Mountain Evening Hike, Saturday, June 26th at 6PM
Fleet Feet Pub Run and Walk, Monday, June 28, 6-9PM
Ride with Friends at Cardinal Bicycles (Varied opportunities)
For the art & music connoisseurs…
Back to Black Art Show at Versus Roanoke, Saturday, June 26th from 10AM-5PM
Dirty Dancing Weekend at Mountain Lake Lodge, June 24-26th
Kris Von Tornado Exhibit at Lackey Studio & Art Gallery through June 30th
There is certainly something for everyone! Let me know what you decide to get into, take some pictures, and be sure to tag me @hometownblessings so we can share in your summer fun.