- TripBuzz discovered 55 different types of activities for couples in the Roanoke area, including Movie Theaters (like Grandin Movie Theater), Theaters (like Showtimers Community Theater), Winery/Vineyard (like Valhalla Vineyards) and Water Parks (like Green Ridge Recreation Center & Splash Valley Water Park), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 45 date ideas in or near Roanoke, Virginia, including 18 fun or romantic activities in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bedford, Salem, Christiansburg and Hot Springs.
Roanoke Food Tours offers food and cultural tours of downtown Roanoke. The company has outings for birthday parties, baby showers, work socials, anniversaries, corporate events, and educational field trips, bridal events, and culinary groups.
The Grandin Movie Theater is one of the few theaters left that shows shows independent movies. This movie theater shows a wide range of movies from classics to modern blockbusters. Patrons say the concession costs are low.
With a history that dates to 1964, Mill Mountain Theatre has spent the last 50 years offering regional performances. The two stages present shows that include musical theatre, comedy improv, and free live readings.
Showtimers Community Theater is an all-volunteer organization that presents six full productions annually. Membership is open to everyone willing to help out with production and the theater contains plays such as '12 Angry Men'.
World-renowned artists can be spotted mentoring young performers at the Jefferson Center. The center features educational programs, such as the 'Music Lab' and 'Jazz Institute', and also has rooms that are available to the public for rent.
The main convention, exhibition, and cultural complex in western Virginia is the Civic Center in Roanoke. Popular Broadway shows, concerts, plays, and other events are held at the complex to entertain those in the area.
Operated by the non-profit Grandin Theatre Foundation, The Grandin Theatre is a cinema that specializes in showing a number of independent movies. The theatre was built in 1932 and also serves as a historical landmark of the area.
Priding themselves on creating balanced craft brews, the brewers at Roanoke Railhouse Brewery make a variety of original and unique beers. They offer four different varieties of beer, and their taproom is open for visitors to sample their wares.
Nestled in the mountains, Valhalla Vineyards offers visitors a selection of Chardonnay, Syrah, Merlot, and other Rhone varietal wines. The winery runs tours of its wine cave and has 5 wine tastings where visitors can keep the glass.