Harry Potter Film Series
April 4 - May 2
Join us each Tuesday night at 7 p.m. on the third floor of the City Market Building in Downtown Roanoke for a screening of every single Harry Potter movie in the series. Vendors will be on site selling sweets and treats for the movies. Below is the movie schedule: Tuesday April 4th: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Tuesday April 11th: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Tuesday April 18th: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Tuesday April 25th: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 Tuesday May 2nd: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 Bring a chair or blanket and make sure you join us for all 8 movies to be entered to win prizes including Harry Potter gear, memorabilia and tickets to the grand finale of the Harry Potter Festival the Yule Ball! 7–10 p.m. $5. Charter Hall at the City Market Building, 32 Market Square, 3rd Floor, Roanoke. (540) 986-5992. Facebook Event Page
62nd Annual Vinton Dogwood Festival
April 26 - 30
Fun-filled festival in Downtown Vinton featuring five-days of carnival fun by Coles Shows and nightly entertainment. Recurring daily, 6–10 nightly. Free. Town of Vinton, 311 S. Pollard Street, Vinton. (540) 983-0613. Website.
Salem After 5
April 28 - August 11
Come to listen to live music and dance the night away! Bring a chair and blanket while enjoying food from local vendors at our Food Court. There are plenty of activities for children as well. April 28, Domino; May 19, The Kings; June 23, Uptown; July 21, Fuzzy Logic; August 11, The Tams.5–9 p.m. $5/person. Salem Farmers Market. City of Salem Parks and Recreation, 620 Florida Street, Salem. (540) 375-3057.
Susan G. Komen Virginia Blue Ridge Race for the Cure
Race for the Cure will start at 4 p.m.; the site will open at 2 p.m. The Race will be followed by our After Party - featuring Rutledge, food trucks and beer trucks, merchandise and games! The 8th Annual Race for the Cure will include a 10K and 5K (run or walk), a one-mile walk and a 50-yard kids dash. The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® Series is the world’s largest, most successful fundraising and education event for breast cancer. The race series includes more than 140 events on four continents, with over one million participants coming together every year to take part in the fight against breast cancer. 2-9 p.m. Adult and Survivor/Fighter fee: $35 (until 3/31/17), $40 (from 4/1/17-4/23/17), $45 (from 4/24/17-4/29/17), Youth fee: $20, Child (age 4 & under) fee: Free, Virtual fee: $50, Susan G. Komen Virginia Blue Ridge Affiliate. River's Edge Sports Complex, Reserve Avenue, Suite 212, Roanoke. (540) 400-8222.