UPDATE: Virginia's Blue Ridge is Now Open in Phase Three

Virginia's Blue Ridge is now open in the Phase Three stage of the Commonwealth's Forward Virginia plan. Learn more about the program and what it means for various types of businesses & experiences in the region with our Phase Three Guidelines page. Phase Three >


Big Lick Entertainment

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Founded by Kelly Scott and JD Sutphin. Big Lick Entertainment's mission to create events with a message and meaning that is unmatched in Virginia. Whether producing a fundraiser, festival or concert, each date is a crafted partnership with the goal of enriching our area culturally and economically with drive, passion and creativity. 2015 Events. Big Lick Downtown Countdown - December 31 at Roanoke City Market Building and Market Square Plaza. Big Lick Cocktail Classic - Roanoke's Craft Cocktail and Mixology 2 night event - Feb 20th and 21st at the Roanoke City Market Building. Big Lick For the Love of the Brew - Roanoke's Rare Beer Festival - Saturday March 7th at the Roanoke City Market Building. Big Lick Kid Fest - Sat April 11th at Elmwood Park "Heal, Hope, Grow with Children's Miracle Network." Big Lick Burger Fest - Celebrating Southwest Virginia's Best Burgers Saturday June 20th at Wells Fargo Plaza. Big Lick TAP Hope Revolution - July 4th Country Music Freedom Fest at Elmwood Park. Big Lick Oktoberfest - Southwest Virginia's Biggest German Celebration - Saturday Oct 3rd at Wells Fargo Plaza. Flat Pickin' Fridays - May 8, June 12, July 10, Aug 7, Sept 11 - Friday Night Country Concert Series at Daleville Town Center. BOCO BBQ and Country Fest - Oct 17th at Daleville Town Center - featuring the biggest barbecue cook-off in professional and backyard competitions.