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.