This weekend’s “To Do List” offers a wide range of activities for the whole family! ENJOY!

Friday – May 3, 2019

Musical: Beauty and the Beast, Jr.

Floyd County High School Theatre and the Floyd Community Theatre Guild present the play “Beauty and the Beast, Jr.” starting on Friday, May 3, 2019 and continuing through Sunday, May 5, 2019.

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Cost: Adults: $10 Students: $8

Location: Floyd County High School

To purchase tickets: https://www.floydctg.com/productions.html

For more information, visit: https://www.floydctg.com/productions.htmlhttps://www.facebook.com/FloydCHSTheatre/

Play: Forever Plaid

New River Valley Regional Theatre presents their play “Forever Plaid” with six performances starting on Friday, May 3, 2019 through Sunday, May 12, 2019 at the Pulaski Theatre.

Time: 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Cost: General Admission: $25.00

Children Under 12: $10.00

Location: Pulaski Theatre

To purchase tickets online, visit: http://nrvregionaltheatre.org/tickets/.

For more information, visit: http://nrvregionaltheatre.org/shows/ or https://www.facebook.com/nrvregionaltheatre.org/.

Saturday – May, 4 2019

2019 Kids Fishing Day for Ages 15 & Under

Montgomery County Parks & Recreation, the National Forest Service and Game and Inland Fisheries present the 2019 Kids Fishing Day for ages 15 and under on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Pandapas Pond in Blacksburg, VA.

Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Cost: Free

Location: Pandapas Pond

For more information, call the Eastern Divide Ranger District at 540-552-4641 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/mcparksrec/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/399234607480704/

Spring Bazaar ’19

Blacksburg First Wesleyan presents their Spring Bazaar ’19 on Saturday, May 4, 2019.

Activities include:

• Vendors

• Silent Auction

• Boutique Rooms

• Man Cave

• Crafts

• Bake Sale

• Concessions

• Missions Opportunities

Time: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Cost: Free

Location: Blacksburg First Wesleyan

For more information, visit: http://www.blacksburgfirstwesleyan.com/ or call Sandra Smith at 540-250-6650 or Paulette Kirk at 540-951-0511/

2019 Trailblazer 5k for the Montgomery County Chamber Foundation

The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce hosts the first ever spring season Trailblazer 5k benefiting the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Foundation on Saturday, May 5, 2019 at Beliveau Estate Winery in Blacksburg, VA.

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Cost: Advance Registration: $25.00

Day of Registration: $30.00

Location: Beliveau Estate Winery Blacksburg

To register online, visit: https://www.montgomerycc.org/events/details/spring-trailblazer-5k-the-ultimatehttps://montgomerychamber.chambermaster.com/eventregistration/register/5971.

For more information, on the event, visit: https://www.montgomerycc.org/events/details/spring-trailblazer-5k-the-ultimate-5k-event-5971.

For more information, visit: https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2019/04/cnre-mudbass-tournament.html

College Softball: Western Carolina University vs. Virginia Tech (Senior Day)

Watch the Virginia Tech Softball team compete against non-conference opponent Western Carolina University in doubleheader action in their final two regular season games of the 2019 season on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at the Tech Softball Park.

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Cost: $20.00

Location: Tech Softball Park Blacksburg

It’s also Star Wars Day and the first arriving fans will receive a light saber.

For more information, visit: https://hokiesports.com/index.aspx?path=softball or https://www.facebook.com/HokiesSoftball/.

Wine & Artisans 2019

Join us for our annual celebration of local art, artisans and wine, food, and music! Enjoy viewing and purchasing the work of local artists and artisans while you enjoy the delicious wines of local wineries.

Time: 12:00 PM -7:00 PM

Cost: Free

Location: Downtown Christiansburg

Iron Heart Winery will provide wine and food will be available from Hot Diggity Dog, Manns Sausage Company and 800 Degrees Wood Fired Pizza.

Artist, Vendor & Organization List:

• Anne Hudson Armistead-Jewelry

• Artistic Kindling

• Zach Blevins Art

• Blue Ridge Hardwood Bowls

• Brugh Coffee

• Cristal’s Unique Collection

• FiftyCentLove Photographie

• RFisherArts

• Lauren Frauenthal

• Lola’s Custom Creations

• Montgomery Museum of Art and History

• New River Nature

• Radford University Art Department

• Sally Simpkins – Hollar Hills Farm

• Sapphire Ballroom

• Shine Your Light – Personalised Soy Candles

• Taubman Museum of Art

For more information, visit: or http://www.downtownchristiansburg.org/events/wine-artisans/

Sunday – May 5, 2019

Spring Carnival

The New River Valley Mall presents a Spring Carnival from Cole Shows Amusement Company starting on Thursday, May 2, 2019 through Sunday, May 12, 2019.

Time: 12:00 – 6:00 PM

Cost: Gate entry is free.  Tickets are $1.00 each or 24 tickets for $20.00. Unlimited ride wristbands are $25.00 each. Wristbands can be purchased by May 2nd for $20.00.

Location: New River Valley Mall

Carnival Dates:

• Thursday, May 2nd from 5:00-11:00 pm

• Friday, May 3rd from 5:00-11:00 pm

• Saturday, May 4th from 12:00-11:00 pm

• Sunday, May 5th from 12:00-11:00 pm

• Monday, May 6th from 5:00-11:00 pm

• Tuesday, May 7th from 5:00-11:00 pm

• Wednesday, May 8th from 5:00-11:00 pm

• Thursday, May 9th from 5:00-11:00 pm

• Friday, May 10th from 5:00-11:00 pm

• Saturday, May 11th from 12:00-11:00 pm

• Sunday, May 12th from 12:00-11:00 pm

Note: Hours are weather dependent

For more information, visit: https://innovativeticketing.com/Events/Detail/?OEMxQ0QxQzYtMTI3Ri00Q0EyLUIxQjYtNjZEOTNBMUZGNTg4 or https://www.facebook.com/events/2198107826942631/?event_time_id=2198107830275964.

2019 Festival Of Bands

Enjoy a full day of Virginia Tech band music with the Campus Band, Symphony Band, Wind Ensemble, Highty-Tighties, and the Blacksburg Community Band.

Time: 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Cost: General Public: $10.00

Students: $7.00

Location: Moss Arts Center at VT Blacksburg

To purchase tickets online, visit: https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/studentcenters/online/.

For more information on the Virginia Tech School of Performing Arts, visit: https://www.performingarts.vt.edu/events or http://facebook.com/VTperformingarts.