Roanoke offers something for everyone! Whether you’re a sports fan, enjoy a wide variety of restaurants, or you look forward to a night out on the town, Roanoke has what you’re looking for. (Photo Courtesy of the Roanoke County Regional Chamber of Commerce.)

General Information & Tools

“A Moving Film” about the Roanoke and New River Valleys                       | Where Creative Young Professionals Come to Play
Cost of Living Calculator | Find out what’s going on in Southwest Virginia | The Young Professional’s Voice for Action
The Square Society | Supporting Roanoke’s Center in the Square | Connecting Young Professionals | Helping improve the quality of life in the Roanoke Valley


Appalachian Trail
Boating on the New River
Blue Ridge Parkway
Downtown Roanoke
Movies in the Park
Music on the Market
The Historic City Market
The Salem Red Sox (Minor League Baseball)

Arts & Environment

The Art Museum of Western Virginia
Arts and Leisure Guide for the Roanoke and New River Valleys

Local Media

Roanoke Times
WDBJ, Channel 7 – Local CBS Affiliate
WSLS, Channel 10 – Local NBC Affiliate

Local Governments

City of Salem
Roanoke City
Roanoke County
Roanoke County Regional Chamber of Commerce
Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce

Local Schools & Colleges

Hollins University
New River Valley Community College
Radford University
Roanoke College
Virginia Tech
Virginia Western Community College
Montgomery County School System