Let's hope this wonderful weather sticks around this weekend. You can start it off by challenging yourself to an obstacle race!
On Saturday, August 17, Poplar Forest and the Jamerson YMCA present the 2nd annual Obstacle Course Run. The 3.1 mile run will take you through wooded areas and 12 tough obstacles. There will also be a free course for the younger kids. That's all at Poplar Forest starting at 8 a.m. Find out more information and registration prizes here.
Also in Lynchburg—United Way is looking for some Young Leaders! They're hosting an event on Friday at the Blue Dahlia in Forest. There will be music, a photo booth and drink specials. That's from 6 p.m. - 10pm.
The Dan River Church in Danville is going to have an awesome day for your family this Saturday. Come out to Family Fun Days Friday and Saturday. There will be water slides, bounce house, rides and so much more.
And if you haven't made it yet—you have two more chances to eat breakfast with zoo animals! The Mill Mountain Zoo in Roanoke hosts "Breakfast with the Animals" the third Saturday of every month during the summer. You can have breakfast as you get to meet zookeepers and see how they feed the animals.