"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!

Fun for all ages and all ability levels. The Key Log is modifiable allowing for low and high velocity rolling. Prepare to get wet in our 2 foot...
“Huffy Toss” Challenge: The Huffy Toss Challenge is all the rage across the country for obvious reasons. Who wouldn’t want chuck kiddie...
Grab a friend and bike joust...
Voted best attraction at GO Fest year-over-year, Ultimate Air Dogs presented by Abeedle.com 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...
Here’s your chance to be part of a unique “Farm to Festival” event unlike anything you’ve ever seen. A fine-dining experience smack dab...
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...
Join us for the FIRST EVER Carilion Children's Hospital Strider Bike Race in Roanoke! On both Saturday and Sunday from 11am-1pm, Carilion...