The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 29
First & Third Fridays: Superhold, Sept. 5, The
Worx, Sept. 19. Franklin Road SW, between
Jefferson Street and Williamson Road, Roanoke.
Ethan Bortnkc: The Power of Music, with Special
Guest Damian McGinty, Oct. 21. Pianist, singer
and composer. Jefferson Center, Roanoke. 3452550, jeffcenter.org.
Blues at the Zoo, Sept. 6. Performance by three
blues bands, cash bar, food by the Rock & Roll
Diner. 343-3241, mmzoo.org.
ZZ Top, Oct. 22. Rock and Roll Hall of Famers perform. Roanoke Performing Arts Theatre. 8535483, roanokeciviccenter.com.
Kathy Mattea: Calling Me Home, Sept. 12. Center
for the Arts at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg. 2315300, artscenter.vt.edu.
The Best in Sports
Mingle at the Market with The Worx, Sept. 13. Vinton Farmers Market. 343-1364, vintonchamber.com.
14th Annual Nothin' Fancy Bluegrass Festival,
Sept. 25-27. Headline artists include Rhonda Vincent
& The Rage, Lonesome Will Mullins, The Bluegrass
Mountaineers, James King and more. Glen Maury Park,
Buena Vista. 261-7321, nothinfancybluegrass.com.
The Wood Brothers, Sept. 26. Jefferson Center, Roanoke. 345-2550, jeffcenter.org.
Cirque du Soleil's "Varekai"
Broadway in Roanoke: "Under the Streetlamp,"
Sept. 27. These four vocalists bring their unique
blend of tight harmonies and slick dance moves
to your favorite Doo-Wop, Motown, and old time
Rock 'n' Roll hits. Roanoke Civic Center. 853-5374,
Vinton Area Chamber Annual Golf Tournament,
Sept. 18. Hidden Valley Country Club, Salem. 3431364, vintonchamber.com.
2014 Fall Classic Golf Tournament, Oct. 9-10. $100
per person; $400 per team. Hidden Valley Country
Club, Salem. 387-0267.
Johnny Casa 5-Miler and 5K, Oct. 11. Rocky Mount.
Anthem Into the Darkness 4 Mile Night Trail
Run, Oct. 18. 7 p.m. Explore Park, Roanoke.
-Compiled by Jessica Wright
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