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3 Events with Visual Appeal in the Roanoke Valley

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Looking for something to do in the next few weeks? Put your eyes to work on these visually appealing local activities.

1) Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival

Watch as some of Disney's favorite characters, stories and music come to life on stage.

Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival is coming to the Roanoke Civic Center on Saturday, February 23rd at 4pm. Purchase tickets for this fun family show. The Salem, Roanoke, and surrounding Virginia communities are lucky to be treated to such a special visually and audibly impressive event.

Bring your glasses, binoculars or whatever you need to watch and listen as the magic of Disney unfolds before you. For details and ticket, visit the Roanoke Civic Center.

2) Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournaments

Challenge your eyes to follow fast footwork of the ODAC basketball tournaments at the Salem Civic Center. The women's quarterfinals are the afternoon of Thursday, February 21st, and the men's quarterfinals are the afternoon of Friday, February 22nd. Men and women's semifinals will take place on the 23rd, and the championships will be held on the 24th. To purchase advance tickets, call 540-375-3004.

3) FREE Spectacular Saturdays at the Taubman Museum of Art 

Feast your eyes on the visual beauty of paintings, sculptures, glasswork, ceramics and other art forms, and participate in gallery treasure hunts, art-making activities, and more between 10am and 5pm - for free. Head to the Taubman Museum of Art on Saturdays. Admission won't cost a thing!