- Our list of the best things to do in Roanoke, Virginia, features the top 55 nearby activities — including 20 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Roanoke, VA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 31 things to do within the city of Roanoke, VA , followed by 24 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bedford, Salem, Christiansburg, Hot Springs and Blacksburg
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5th Street SW & Washington Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016 MoreLess Info
With lots of grassy area, Highland Dog Park is popular with dog owners. And with designated spaces for both small and large dogs, it is suitable for all breeds. Other park amenities include doggie water fountains, waste bags and benches.
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.
Valley View Mall is great for local shopping and has stores to interest people of all ages. Visit stores from your favorite designers, eat at a high end restaurant, or kick back and watch a movie with the family.
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Center in the Square, Roanoke, VA 24011 MoreLess Info
The History Museum & Historical Society of Western Virginia promotes an education experience of history in general with an emphasis of Western Virginia territory. The museum features a presentation of the Roanoke Valley that includes artifacts and information on the areas early Native American tribes.
Carmike Cinemas 10 is a comfortable - if not exactly spotless - theatre that offers first-run movies. While the concessions can be pricey, they offer a rewards card that offers special promotions and discounts.
Try to determine the identity of the killer at Star City Mystery Dinner Theater. Enjoy a four-course meal along with the five-act interactive mystery play. Reservations are required, and discounts are offered for groups, active military, students and seniors.
Featuring fitness equipment, Green Ridge Recreation Center offers the community amenities like exercise rooms, walking tracks, and an aquatics facility. The center has a water park with water slides open during the summer season.