"Try It" Activities

Trying it out... isn't that the whole idea of the Go Outside Festival? If you're looking to demo gear, this is your weekend! From bikes and boats to hammocks and tents, GO Fest is the place to be to test the toys!

It's hard to beat a good Sunday brunch, and thanks to Deschutes Brewery and Scratch Biscuit Co. of Roanoke, we are bringing an amazing brunch...
New for 2017 - the Elevate & Explore Experience features 12 different obstacles to tackle. Strap on a harness and enter the adventure course. Test...
If you're looking for a great way to get the family together outside, then this beginner casting class is the perfect event to get started. Fly...
You’ve always wanted to learn to tie your own flies but just couldn’t find the time. Now you can get a free introductory lesson onsite at GO...
“Huffy Toss” Challenge: The Huffy Toss Challenge is all the rage across the country for obvious reasons. Who wouldn’t want chuck kiddie...
Voted best attraction at GO Fest year-over-year, Ultimate Air Dogs presented by GO Rving is back for another great year at Anthem GO Fest....
Do you think you have what it takes to ride a bike in reverse? Lets find out! The mad scientists at Roanoke Mountain Adventures have made a bike...
We love to see kids get involved at GO Fest, but sometimes their excitement and overall mass tends to overrun some of our demo areas. With that...
At least that's the gist of it. It's a race... with really little bikes. We'll supply the helmet and bike, and you just bring your pedal power....
Hikers of all ages are invited to compete for prizes and bragging rights on the Hiker Obstacle Course! Experts from the Roanoke Appalachian Trail...
This may be a Wild Gear Chase but don't worry, even if you're slow you'll catch some sweet stuff. From water bottles and hats to bikes and...
After competing in the Wild Gear Chase, or dancing for hours to live music, take time to relax in an ENO hammock under the shade of the Lotus...