An annual three-day celebration of everything outdoors in Roanoke, Virginia.
At the Anthem GO Outside Festival you will find a community of conservation organizations, outfitters, clubs, and outdoor gear companies alongside outdoor-minded artisans and some of the best food vendors Roanoke has to offer.
This isn’t your ordinary sit-in-your-seat kind of festival – you’re encouraged to get involved.
Wander through downtown Roanoke for three days to try you hand at endless outdoor activities. Here, you can test drive a bike, demo a stand-up paddleboard, learn to fly cast, join a race, and sample craft beer all in one afternoon. Explore the world of outdoor sports when you watch films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival or take in a pro-athlete show. Discover a community of enthusiasts for virtually any outdoor passion and find yourself at home in the Roanoke region’s outdoors.