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The Best Time to Visit
Although summers (May-October) can be hot and humid it's still the best time to visit Roanoke with the average high temperature being about 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Being the peak season expect to pay high prices for both the airfares and hotel rooms. If you are looking to save then travel in the winter season when the city is covered in snow and cheap hotel rooms are easy to come by.
Roanoke Festivals & Events
If you love to be part of festivals then visit Roanoke in the month of July which sees most of the big festivals taking place. 'Fourth of July Hot Air Balloon Rally' and 'Horse and Hound Wine Festival' are two of the biggest festivals that you simply can't afford to miss.
Tips to Save on Travel to Roanoke
If you are traveling on a modest budget then book your air tickets at least 30 days in advance. The sooner you book, the more you save. Top airlines also offer last minute deals for travelers who don't have time on their hands. There are also plenty of ground transport options (bus service, private taxis etc) available at the airport so traveling around the city shouldn't be a problem.
Top Attractions in Roanoke
•Mill Mountain Star & Park - This 88 foot star situated on the top of Mill Mountain is certainly the most famous attraction in Roanoke. There is also a park situated near the star where travelers can enjoy exciting biking and hiking trails.
•Center in the Square - Offering everything from historical museums, live operas to professional theatre productions, 'Center in the Square' is a treat for all the art lovers. •Mill Mountain Zoo - Take your kids to the Mill Mountain Zoo which is home to more than 40 animal species including snow leopard and clouded leopard. Your kids will simply love the experience.
•Art Museum of Western Virginia - Art Museum of Western Virginia features rare American art from the 19th and 20th century. This museum displays paintings made by famous artists like T. Worthington and Winslow Homer.