Book your seat now to take the train to the Roanoke Valley in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains!

Amtrak begins its daily service to Downtown Roanoke starting on October 31, making it easy to reach Virginia's Blue Ridge for your mountain getaway from destinations like Washington D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York and Boston.

Learn more about Amtrak service and how you can start planning your next trip >

It's a great time of year for a fall getaway, with the opportunity to enjoy scenic mountain drives, Halloween events, and to check out new things in the area, like the incredible new Big Lick Brewing Company facility in Downtown Roanoke.

Are you a foodie looking to discover unique local gems? Make your way through our list of 10 Places for the Best Biscuits and decide which ones are your favorites.

There are also lots of exciting upcoming events on the calendar and a Sweepstakes where you can sign up to win a free vacation for the entire family to Virginia's Blue Ridge!

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