Why We Love It
Roanoke is a charming city in the middle of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. It is home to nearby breweries, vineyards, caverns, outdoor activity, and its famous star atop Mill Mountain.
Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do
|Taubman Museum of Art|
A collection of art exhibits and rotating programs including yoga, tours, and workshops. Free general admission.
|Mill Mountain Star|
Originally built to kick-off the Christmas season, the star has become part of Roanoke culture. Lit year-round, the colors change occasionally to commemorate a tragic event. Activities: hike, picnic.
|Center in the Square|
Home to the city's arts and culture, museums, small shops, cafés, restaurants, and city market.
|Blue Ridge Parkway|
A 469-mile (755 km) scenic road that runs along the rugged Blue Ridge Mountain chain of the Appalachian Mountains. Activities: drive.
|High - 83°F (28°C)||Low - 62°F (17°C)|
Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA)