Oct. 13 – Oct. 15, 2017
Since 2011, Roanoke Parks and Recreation has hosted, organized a free weekend festival for outdoor enthusiasts called the Roanoke GO Outside Festival (GO Fest). The festival is presented through a partnership with the Roanoke Outside Foundation. The three-day festival features free concerts, over 100 fun outdoor activities, professional athlete demos, games and giveaways, food trucks, bike and running races, beer tents, and exciting live entertainment! Try rock climbing, demoing paddleboards and boats in the pool, dancing at a silent disco party, catching all-day live music, taking a new bike for a spin on Mill Mountain, racing cyclocross, and more!