Weddings & Rentals at Explore Park. Just off the Blue Ridge Parkway at Milepost 115, Explore Park offers the perfect natural setting for your next event. This unique facility operated by Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism features over 1,000 acres of rolling hills, pristine woodlands, hiking trails, river frontage and historical buildings. With convenient parkway access, ample parking and abundant natural beauty, Explore Park is ready to be Your Destination for Exploration. Stop by and see for yourself! Whether you’re looking for the beauty of an outdoor venue, or the charm of a historic church, Explore Park offers flexible wedding packages to make your dreams come true.