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Events Upcoming for August

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  • Informal Upstairs Tour at Cone Manor

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    From 11:00 to 12:00, the second floor of Cone Manor will be open for a do-it-yourself tour. Rangers will be on hand to answer questions More

  • After Hours Hike

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

    You, Too, Can Be a Naturalist! Discover your inner naturalist! It just takes a little curiosity, creativity, and perseverance. More

  • Hike Of the Week

    Friday, August 22, 2014

    On Top of the World Join Parkway Rangers for a moderate to strenuous, 2.5-mile roundtrip hike to the summit of Sam Knob. Come learn about wilderness areas and the species that live there while taking in the spectacular views. More

  • Ranger Program

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Our Forests Speak If you listen you will hear the woods telling you their stories. Join a ranger and use your senses to discover your National Park. More

  • Upstairs Tours at Cone Manor

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the second floor of the former home of Moses and Bertha Cone. Tour is approximately 45 minutes long and reservations are required. More

  • Naturefest

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    All programs begin in the Peaks of Otter Lodge’s Flat Top Room is located downstairs at the Peaks of Otter Lodge. Programs are free with no reservations required. More

  • Roanoke Mountain Music

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Old time music or its many variations, so much a part of this region, is performed at Roanoke Mountain on Sunday evenings at 7:00 PM through August and at 5:00 PM during September. More

  • Music & Flatfootin' at Mabry Mill

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Sunday afternoon gatherings at Mabry Mill have been going on for decades. Put on your flatfooting shoes or just bring a blanket and chair to enjoy the musicians and the dancers. More

  • Upstairs Tours at Cone Manor

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the second floor of the former home of Moses and Bertha Cone. Tour is approximately 45 minutes long and reservations are required. More

  • Roanoke Mountain Music

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Old time music or its many variations, so much a part of this region, is performed at Roanoke Mountain on Sunday evenings at 7:00 PM through August and at 5:00 PM during September. More

  • Music & Flatfootin' at Mabry Mill

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Sunday afternoon gatherings at Mabry Mill have been going on for decades. Put on your flatfooting shoes or just bring a blanket and chair to enjoy the musicians and the dancers. More

Parkway partner groups provide volunteer and financial support to insure family friendly and high quality programs along the Parkway. Special thanks the following organizations for their continued support:

Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation

Eastern National

FRIENDS of the Blue Ridge Parkway

Click here to learn more about these organizations.

Did You Know?

BRP NC SherillCoveTunnel MP 466

There are twenty six tunnels on the Blue Ridge Parkway, but only one in Virginia. This is primarily because the North Carolina mountains are more rugged than those in Virginia.