Roanoke, Virginia

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Roanoke, Virginia, USA

Entertainment & Events in Roanoke, Virginia


  • Carmike 10 540-725-9800
    4494 Electric Road Southwest
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    First-run Hollywood movies and critically acclaimed films are shown at this cinema that also features comfortable seating and a large concession stand. more

Concerts & Performances

  • Opera Roanoke 540-345-2550
    541 Luck Avenue Southwest
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    Shaftman Performance Hall‎
    Many talented singers, directors, and instrumentalists come from across the country to perform with this nationally recognized opera company which was founded in 1977 as the Southwest Virginia Opera Society and which offers performances in September, January, and June. Opera Roanoke presents two full operas each season, as well as a series of smallet concerts. All performances take place at the Jefferson Center.  more

  • Roanoke Symphony Orchestra and Chorus 540-343-9127
    541 Luck Avenue Southwest, Suite 200
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    Founded in 1953, this symphony is the largest professional orchestra in western Virginia and they perform a subscription season of eleven-concerts, including five classics, three Virtuosi, and three Pops concerts. They also perform two Holiday Pops performances and special presentations during the year. more

  • Jefferson Center 540-345-2550
    541 Luck Avenue, Suite 221
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    Jefferson Center presents a full season of culturally diverse national and international live performances from jazz to bluegrass, comedy to world music. Shaftman Performance Hall at Jefferson Center is a beautifully restored theater in the historic landmark building that was once home the Jefferson High School.  more

Plays & Productions

  • Mill Mountain Theatre 540-342-5740
    20 Church Avenue East
    Roanoke, VA 24011
    Waldron Stage
    A live, professional, year round theatre that is nationally known for presenting exciting dramas, musicals, new works, comedies, and children's shows on two stages. more

  • Virginia Western Theatre 540-857-7271
    3099 Colonial Avenue Southwest
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    Located at Virginia Western Community College
    This delightful theatre company provides a schedule of year round theatrical performances which include a wide variety of musicals, comedies, and dramas. more

Art Exhibits

  • Art by Night
    Various Galleries - Downtown Roanoke
    Art by Night showcases Roanoke's thriving arts community, featuring diverse galleries and artists' studios in the downtown area. There are openings, demonstrations, refreshments, live music and face-to-face interactions with local artists. Occurs the first Friday of each month from 5 to 9 p.m. more

Arts & Crafts Shows

  • Sidewalk Art Show 540-342-5760
    One Market Square
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    Located at the Center in the Square
    Each June, this annual art show features approximately 200 regional artists exhibiting their recent works, with beautiful paintings, prints, photographs, sculpture, and more available for purchase.
    Sponsored By: Bank of America

Festivals & Fairs

  • Big Lick Blues Festival 540-342-2640
    Elmwood Park
    Will feature great music, amazing food, contests, and more. more

  • Microfestivus 540-985-5900
    Jefferson Street at Elmwood Park
    Will feature more than 120 different beers, great bands, and lots of food vendors.  more

  • Roanoke Fiddlefest 276-238-8130
    7916 Williamson Road
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    Hollins University
    Will feature unbeatable workshops, concerts, jams, and more. more


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