Roanoke's Hometown Holiday

We are excited to announce our new and extended list of Christmas events taking place as part of Roanoke's 1st Annual Hometown Holiday! Festivities kick-off on November 27. There are lots of fun opportunities that will bring your friends and family some holiday cheer! Take a look at the event schedule below to see all we'll have to offer. 


Event Sponsorships Available! 

Sponsorship package are available for many of Roanoke's Hometown Holiday events! These sponsorships give businesses recognition through advertisements at our high traffic events. We'd love to work with you! Click here for more information!
Roanoke's Hometown Holiday Event Schedule
November 27 - December 13

 Trees of the Season Christmas Tree Lot

208 Hwy 377
Noon - 9PM
Questions: Yvonne & Glenn Stewart
November 27 - December 3

Ugly Sweater Contest

Stop by City Hall in your ugly sweater and have your photo taken 
by a Roanoke staff member! Prizes for the ugliest holiday attire! 
Monday - Friday, 9 - 4PM
Questions: Jerri Rainey
November 28 - November 29

Shop Small Gift Tour

Tour stops include a variety of Roanoke businesses. 
A small gift awaits you at each stop! 
Start the tour at City Hall between 10AM - 2PM, then shop anything that weekend!
Tickets: $25
Ticket link coming soon!
Event benefits VFW Roanoke
Questions: Haley Archer
December 5

Roanoke's Hometown Holiday

Festival takes place on historic Oak Street!
Vendors, Food, Music, Kid's Zone, Ice Sculpting,
S'more Roasting, Snow Hill, Tree Lighting, Parade & Santa!
Noon - 9PM
Questions: Mary Jo Tellin

Vendors Wanted!

We are looking for vendors to take part in Roanoke's Hometown Holiday! 
Click here for more information!
December 5

Christmas Parade

Join in on the fun and represent your team, group or club!
Parade-goers line Oak Street to cheer you on!
Questions: Jacob Parker
December 5

Gingerbread House Building Contest

All supplies provided! Prizes will be awarded!
12:30 - 1:30PM 12 Years & Under
2:00 - 3:00PM 13 - 17 Years
3:30 - 4:30PM 18 Years & Up
Entry Fees: 
$5 - 12 Years & Under
$10 - 13 Years & Up
Sign up link coming soon! Deadline: November 30
December 10

VIP "Progressive" Dinner with Santa

21 Years & Up Only
Travel down historic Oak Street with Santa as you enjoy 
appetizers, drinks, dinner & desserts at Roanoke's finest stops!
Tickets: $100
Ticket link coming soon!
Event benefits Metroport Meals on Wheels
Questions: Amy Robinson
December 12

 First Responder's Breakfast with Santa

Details coming soon!