Roanoke VA Apartments Blog

RSS Grab the Roanoke VA Apartments Blog RSS Feed

Get e-mail notifications of new blog posts! Enter email address below.

Delivered by FeedBurner

 
 

Labor Day Weekend Events in Roanoke, VA

- Wednesday, August 28, 2013

If you live in an apartment in Roanoke, VA, then you have plenty to do on Saturday of Labor Day weekend. Here are just a few ideas:

America Works Labor Day Parade and Festival on Sat, August 31st 2013 – This is an event that will be fun for the entire family! The America Works Labor Day Parade begins at 11am and goes from Jefferson Street to Campbell Avenue, ending at Williamson Road.

At the end of the parade, don't miss the America Works Labor Day Festival, beginning at 12 noon and continuing through 4pm on Franklin Road.  There will be entertainment, games, food vendors, and more!

Awful Arthur's Beach Bash - Awful Arthur's 3rd Annual Beach Bash kicks off Saturday, August 31st. This year is even bigger and better. There will be more sand to fill the full bar and fun and games including a corn hole tournament and a dunking booth. Market Street will be blocked off just for the festivities.

  • The dunking booth will open around noon. Proceeds will benefit a local charitable organization.
  • Registration for the corn hole tournament will open at 11 a.m. and the tourney will begin around noon. There will be four "lanes" for corn hole to be played on Market Street.
  • At 5:30 p.m. Kidd Carter will take over as the mc and help get everyone pumped up for the Tech/Alabama football game. The game will be on ESPN from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
  • During halftime, or around 7 p.m., Kidd Carter will announce the winner of the iPad mini sweepstakes. The winner doesn't have to be present to win.
  • The live entertainment will kick off at 8 p.m. with Barrelhouse on the outdoor stage. Barrelhouse has shared stages with ZZ Top, Gregg Allman, Delbert McClinton, Jimmy Herring, and Jason Isbell.
  • Half Moon will finish the night with a contemporary blend of high energy funk and rock in an improvisational and experimental atmosphere.

Bacon Fest will take place, of course, on International Bacon Day which is August 31. Celebrate all things BACON!

The festivities will begin at 10am and bacon-inspired culinary samples will be enjoyed in all their delicious glory until 5pm at Railside Plaza at 19 Salem Ave, SW in downtown Roanoke, Virginia.

In addition to the satisfying sizzle of bacon, there will be fun for the whole family with music, balloon animals, a bouncy house, and much more!

More than bacon will be celebrated this year! A portion of the proceeds will benefit Virginia's Commonwealth Autism Service!

For the love of bacon, be there and be hungry!
 
See more on all these events at: http://www.downtownroanoke.org


Recent Posts


Tags

renting in Roanoke super bowl party The Heart Truth the Candy Store, Roanoke, VA relaxing events in Roanoke renter's insurance decorating a new aparment sidewalk sale, Roanoke three bedroom apartments in Roanoke, VA Roanoke Tree Lighting water conservation tips music and dance festival holiday stocked market #HowYouLive looking for apartments in Roanoke, VA City Market Sundays Good Fellas pizza shop local sales/leasing position in Roanoke, VA apartment floor plans, VA health tips Roanoke Food Tour father's day gift ideas super bowl trivia St. Patrick's Day, Roanoke Mardi Gras party apartments, VA apartment search, VA The Roanoke Craft Beer Tour hot weather and your AC Traditional King Cake Recipe school supply drive, Roanoke, VA dating tips Sandy Hook Elementary School arbor day Deciding whether to buy or rent Positively Pink Parade Best of SwoCo apartment communities in Roanoke, VA American Cancer Society fund raiser EEE renting in retirement energy conservation tips Glen Maury Park Roanoke Beer Tour Thanksgiving meals off campus apartments, Roanoke, VA Roanoke mountain campground concert series what to do in Roanoke, VA camping and music renting textbooks Memorial Day events green living for apartment looking for an apartment, VA free personal training labor day VA how to improve credit score one of the most romantic cities how to lower car insurance chinese new year, Roanoke Best of SwoCo 2012 Historic Downtown Food Tour Roanoke holiday laser light show how to color eggs mother's day recipes Red Dress Project cost of home maintenance and repairs buy local renting after retirement advantages to renting renting vs owning gift certificate ideas one bedroom apartments in Roanoke, VA Welcoming community how much rent can I afford pizza night Roanoke, VA Roanoke 4th of July WNV relay for life Roanoke, VA sidewalk sale cheap father's day gift ideas how to beat the heat pet friendly apartments dog park, Roanoke, VA holiday events in Roanoke, VA wedding crawl food drive tree city USA things to do in Roanoke, VA Christmas Parade, Roanoke corporate apartments in Roanoke, VA looking for an apartment apartment communities, Roanoke, VA tips to get a job best apartment complex in Roanoke, VA Earth Day gas mileage, VA Roanoke events college student apartments, Roanoke, VA outdoor movies, Roanoke restaurants open on Thanksgiving hot crossed buns recipe open studios tour cell phones for troops improve credit score off campus student apartments maintenance free lifestyle cost of living apartments in Roanoke VA candy corn recipes reasons to rent holiday cards candy cane martini fall activities, Roanoke, VA what does renter's insurance cover benefits of chocolate King Cake Recipe gas prices, VA Newtown off campus apartments hurricane tips halloween recipes Agricultural Fair holiday cards with Roanoke art Roanoke 100-miler apartment amenities Earth Day Festival candy cane brownies St. Patrick's Day, Roanoke, VA grilled burger recipes candy cane recipes Soup for Seniors season apartments hunting in Roanoke, VA donate cell phones St. Patrick's Day Parade & Shamrock Festival how to remove carpet stains “Roanoke Zombie 5k” Chocolate Sunday Festival, Roanoke, VA Veterans Parade, Roanoke, VA burger recipes game night creating pet friendly apartments Roanoke Zombie 5k easter egg recipe renting apartments in Roanoke, VA gift ideas how to celebrate Earth Day Roanoke, VA holiday events affordable cities to retire Valentines Day restaurants, Roanoke Traditional King Cake smart phone photos buy vs. rent Music Fest and Car Show Saint Patrick's Day Parade green living tips Best Mountain Town September 11 Blue Ridge Mountains student apartments, Roanoke, VA things to do in Roanoke flu shots looking for apartments over long distance money saving tips Triple E American Cancer Society lottery tickets Relay for Life, Roanoke, VA Roanoke Mountain Funfest job seeking tips Earth Day Roanoke Festival relocating to Roanoke, VA textbook websites looking for long distance apartments Roanoke regional airport renting, Roanoke, VA Roanoke Greek Festival health and fitness Roanoke GO Outside Festival live music Roanoke Click it or Ticket in VA live music Roanoke, VA Welcoming community in VA water parks, Roanoke, VA Festival in the Park home maintenance and repairs Greek Festival, Roanoke Roanoke reality show, VA corporate suites in Roanoke, VA why do you need renters insurance cinco de mayo recipe rent textbooks Greek Festival Festival 2013 rent or buy Roanoke Fireworks Heart Disease new apartment, VA Roanoke VA Roanoke Valley pink parade Foster a Lonely Pet for the Holidays Program apartment community Roanoke Labor day weekend live music in Roanoke, VA tornado safety virtual apartment tours, Roanoke, VA off campus apartments in Roanoke, VA Roanoke Craft Beer Tour Best of Southwest Roanoke County autism danciing under the stars museums in Roanoke apartment amenities, VA Roanoke Labor day events renting in Roanoke, VA relay for life K92 reality show, VA Shamrock Festival Holday shopping 59th Roanoke's Fall Festival Snowflakes for Sandy Hook Elementary reasons millenials rent St. Patrick's Day SW Roanoke County Fireworks Roanoke renting or buying fall festival Food Tour, Roanoke Shamrock Festival Roanoke, VA ways to stay cool, Roanoke, VA Roanoke road closures live free in Roanoke, VA apartment in Roanoke green living in your apartment increase gas mileage, VA hurricane safety housing costs Roanoke open studios tour why do I need renters insurance decorating an aparment music festival holiday travel Best of Southwest Roanoke County 2013 The Roanoke Greek Festival Roanoke Christmas Parade chinese new year Virginia's Veterans Parade romantic cities Soup for Seniors Pebble Creek Apartment Homes Bridal show affordable cities renting or buying textbooks setting your thermostat West Nile Virus Roanoke Valley horse show Craft Beer Tours, Roanoke Roanoke races Roanoke schools American Cancer Society donations events Roanoke music festivals, Roanoke, VA Roanoke Wedding Crawl apartment homes, VA making pet friendly apartments 9/11 Zombie Run holiday cookie swap recipe hurricane rent or own renter's insurance, Roanoke apartment hunting checklist, VA Thanksgiving take-out Dickens of a Christmas rent free living, Roanoke, VA credit score Historic Downtown Food and Cultural Tour Valentine's day contests holiday cookie recipe salsa recipe foster a pet how college grads can get a job green apartment living tips take out open on Thanksgiving downsizing Memorial Day Roanoke Franklin County Agricultural Fair adopting a pet Roanoke, VA apartment communities Amtrak excursion train St. Patrick's Day Parade Roanoke festivals student apartments Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation St. Patrick's Day events, Roanoke Valentine's Day ideas, Roanoke, VA Splash Valley Water Park retirement in Roanoke, VA Pebble Creek live music in Roanoke Roanoke relay for life team Father's day recipe hamburger recipes cost of textbooks Snowflake Drive Mill Mountain Star pebble creek gym two bedroom apartments in Roanoke, VA why rent buy vs. rent decision-making process Best of Roanoke Roanoke live music mother's day brunch recipes Cell Phones for Soldiers Program flu vaccines rent vs. buy pumpkin festival Crooked Road Festival New Year's Eve Events Roanoke Fall Festival cost of living in Roanoke, VA Dogtober Fest Pebble Creek Apartments renting downsizing to an apartment HHHunt Apartment Homes urban race flu shots in Roanoke do i need renter's insurance cost of home maintenance Roanoke art holiday cards Roanoke wedding venues grilled appetizer recipe renting vs buying cookie recipe Restaurant Week sales job in Roanoke, VA Valentines Day, Roanoke pet friendly apartments in Roanoke, VA water park, Roanoke wine festival, Roanoke mango salsa recipe Roanoke St. Patrick's day parade Reader's Choice Award, Roanoke sales position in Roanoke, VA Pebble Creek office Thanksgiving appetizer recipe apartments in Roanoke, VA Roanoke, VA

Archive