- TripBuzz found 36 things to do with kids in or near Roanoke, Virginia, including 18 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bedford, Salem, Christiansburg and Hot Springs.
- From Mill Mountain Zoo to Green Ridge Recreation Center & Splash Valley Water Park, the Roanoke area offers 55 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Water Parks and Zoos.
- As the largest municipality in Southwest Virginia, the city of Roanoke has a thriving residential and downtown business landscape. Also the states southern cultural hub, the area offers an array of dining, shopping, nightlife and recreation options. The most popular being The Center In The Square, which houses some of the areas most popular museums.
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3411 Candlers Mountain Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502 MoreLess Info
A 14-screen movie theater, Regal River Ridge Stadium 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater offers stadium seating, arcade games, a party room, mobile ticketing and a concession area with food and drinks.
A discount movie theater featuring 10 auditoriums, Cinemark Movies 10 displays second-run movies using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers self-service ticketing, a game room and a concession area with food and drinks.
75% 4 votes
Lynchburg City Stadium, 3180 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, VA 24501 MoreLess Info
Home to a minor league baseball team, Lynchburg Hillcats Baseball Club offers visitors competitive baseball games at Calvin Falwell Field. The stadium has two picnic areas, a kid zone, reserved seating, and sky box seating.
The Jones Memorial Library specializes in genealogy, research and manuscripts centered on the surrounding community stretching back before the Civil War. The library and its records are open daily except Sundays and holidays.
With high school students as performers, EC Glass Theatre hosts a wide range of productions, from musicals to plays. The actors often have elaborate costumes, and the stage is designed by students in a technical theater program.
Boxerwood Garden develops and administers year-round activities, presentations and exhibits designed to encourage closer relationships with one's self and nature. They have a mature collection of rare and native trees and shrubs including over 2,000 cultivars and 4,000 native trees.
Spanning nearly 30 acres, Miller Park And Pool includes Lynchburg's only public outdoor pool. The park has facilities available for rent, including picnic shelters and The Aviary. The park also has sports fields and a playground.