"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!

Cheer on the dogs as they show you all the things you can get outside and do with your dog locally!...
Join us for the Carilion Children's Hospital Kid Bike Race presented by Pello Bikes! On both Saturday and Sunday from 11am-1pm, Carilion...
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Slacklining is a careful balance (pun intended) between fitness and flat-out fun! Professional slackline athletes have been entertaining crowds...
A disco with no sound sounds lame . . . until you experience the ENO Silent Disco! Stop in the ENO Lotus Lounge, grab some wireless headphones,...
There will be open sessions (time when anyone can ride) throughout the weekend as well as schedule times for contests and other shenanigans. All...
The demo pool is open for all ages, and this is your chance to test drive a kayak or learn to use a stand up paddleboard....
The Elevate & Explore Experience features 12 different obstacles to tackle. Strap on a harness and enter the adventure course. Test your balance,...
Since year one, cycling-related features have been a staple at the Anthem GO Fest. After all, what would a festival dedicated to the Roanoke...
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...
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...
Kick off your GO Fest weekend by being part of the GO Fest Beer Relay presented by Parkway Brewing! Relay will be held on GO Fest premises at...