If you live in an apartment in Roanoke, here are few ideas of how to celebrate the Fourth July with your family and friends.
July 4- Fourth on the 4th Race
First annual Hometown Bank Four on the 4th race will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia. Four-mile running and walking race will start on Reserve Avenue. The course will take participants through Downtown Roanoke and on the Roanoke Greenway before ending on Wiley Drive. Race starts 8:00 a.m.
July 4- Community Fourth of July Picnic
Free food, beverages, popcorn, snow cones, much more from 4:00 to dusk. Games, inflatable water slide, bounce house, many more. Bring a blanket; food served after 5:30 p.m.
July 4- Music for Americans
The largest July Fourth celebration in Roanoke, from 5:00 to 10:00, complete with family activities, live patriotic music and a spectacular fireworks display. Music by the Sway Katz. At the Rivers Edge Sports Complex, 302 Wiley Drive, Roanoke.
From June 29- July 7, enjoy an old fashioned Fourth of July Carnival in downtown Buchanan. Voted as one of the “Best Community Events” by readers of the Roanoke Times Botetourt View. Enjoy a traditional Carnival featuring Games, Rides, Food and Great Music. Activities begin at 6:30pm each evening.
Happy Fourth of July from Honeywood Apartment Homes.