Dr Pepper Day celebrates Roanoke’s favorite soda
ROANOKE, Va. – It’s the taste Roanoke knows and loves — with a different celebration this year. Dr Pepper Day is a yearly event that honors the region’s most popular and beloved beverage. And to this day, the city tops the list for drinking the most Dr Pepper per capita. It’s the numbers that are on the Dr Pepper sign in downtown Roanoke. “People have come to love and celebrate Dr Pepper Day and we appreciate the community showing up to support the event,” said Waynette Anderson, Dr Pepper Park president.
Were doing everything we can: Dr Pepper addresses current shortage
On Monday, the soda brand tweeted about the current shortage of Dr Pepper. Note: This applies to all flavors of Dr Pepper including our newest permanent addition to the family, Dr Pepper & Cream Soda. pic.twitter.com/Kf0UedMuiw Dr Pepper (@drpepper) August 10, 2020In the tweet, Dr Pepper had this message for its loyal fans:Having trouble finding your favorite Dr Pepper product? We appreciate your patience and encourage you to contact your local retailer directly for the most up-to-date availability of Dr Pepper products. Dr Pepper, addressing current shortageCharmin, the toilet paper company, offered its condolences to Dr Pepper on Twitter, Welcome to the club.