The Scene August 16
Haley Toyota's City Market Saturdays
Haley Toyota's City Market Saturdays showcases a variety of entertainment every Saturday from April 6 through September 28 on the Historic Roanoke City Market. Come enjoy something different every Saturday, including live entertainment, cooking demonstrations from Downtown chefs, "How-to" Workshops, street performers, family days, and much more. All activities take place on the City Market from 11:00am - 2:30pm and it's all FREE! Brought to you by Haley Toyota and Downtown Roanoke Inc. This Saturday features a Cooking Demo by the Virginia Cooperative Extension. Visit www.downtownroanoke.org.
Jazz @ Jax with The Jazz Association All Stars
August 16 at 7:30PM
The Jazz Association All Stars features Tom Artwick (saxophone), Tom Floyd (keyboard), Dave Morgan (drum and vocals), Scott Walter (trumpet), and Chris Prokosch (bass). The event is held at the Jacksonville Center for the Arts in the Jax Community Room in Floyd. For more information or tickets, visit www.jacksonvillecenter.org
Dancing Under the Stars with DJ Steve Nelson
August 16 from 8:00PM-11:00PM at Valhalla Vineyards
DJ Steve Nelson is back for his 4th Season! Steve grew up in the 1960s, worked his first radio job at 16, and started doing Record Hops in 1964- he hasn't quit yet! Steve can feel his crowd and knows what it takes to fill the dance floor. That's what makes the evening fun! He specializes in beach, swing, funky old soul and old time Rock ‘n' Roll.
Taste of the Town Trolley Tour
Tastes of the Town Trolley Tours in Abingdon, VA are a great way to sample some of the best that our region has to offer. Our tours focus on establishments that utilize the finest local food from area farmers. Hop on the trolley and join us as we visit restaurants, sample great food, sip local wines and beer and share a meal with other fascinating foodies. Each tour will feature 4-5 stops, details can be found for each tour on the website: www.tastesofthetowntours.com
"May I Be Frank?" Sacred Beauty Project Movie Night
Sacred Beauty Project Movie Night is the fourth Friday of every month at the River Laker Cultural Center inside 16 West Marketplace in Downtown Roanoke. The August film is "May I Be Frank?" plus a live Skype conversation with the star of the film, Frank Ferrante. Please contact Gayla for more information at (540)362-1049.