Roanoke Go Outside Festival

first_imgRoanoke, Virginia’s annual Go Outside Festival is taking place this weekend, October 17-19. From live music to hiking, biking, and fishing to professional demos and craft beers galore, there will never be a dull moment. The top-notch musical acts this year include the Hackensaw Boys, Humming House, Blue Moonshine and Proverbial!Hackensaw_Boys_-_Promo_Photo_Hi_Res_mediumGates open at 5:00 p.m. on Friday and entry to this event is free of charge. That’s right, no tickets needed! Bring some cash for the delicious food and drink vendors, as well as the gear tents and a few competitive events if you so choose to participate.Camping is first come, first serve. There are a couple of designated areas: quiet, not-so-quiet, and RV. Check their site for a venue map.Kids are welcome and even have their own space to run free with activities like cardboard cave building, rock climbing, hula hooping, guided hiking, and more.The Go Outside Festival is pet friendly. To keep everyone happy and safe, be sure to have your dog on a leash at all times! There are even a few activities for your four legged friends.Everyone is encouraged to get involved, walk around, touch gear, try stuff out, and have fun.View GO Outside Festival in a larger maplast_img read more

Morning newswrap December 6

first_imgIt’s over. No more Cyclone Ockhi. But don’t put your umbrellas away just yet, GujaratPeople in Gujarat, Maharashtra, and Madhya Pradesh, you can still expect light to moderate rain, depending on where you are. Read on to learn more.’Islamist’ terror plot to assassinate UK PM Theresa May foiled The men were taken into custody last week, but news of the arrests came when an official report was released, a UK newspaper reported.Shashi Kapoor and Jennifer Kendal’s children: Meet Karan, Kunal and SanjanaShashi Kapoor passed away on December 4 in Kokilaben Hospital, Mumbai at the age of 79.Delhi to not get international game till 2020, BCCI’s rotation policy comes into playDelhi’s viability as an international sports venue has been called into question after Sri Lankan players complained of breathing problems due to smog in the ongoing third Test against India at Feroz Shah Kotla.last_img read more