Elmwood Park is home to many EventZone concerts and festivals in Downtown Roanoke, Virginia. "Festival in the Park" over the Memorial Day weekend is the biggest and best festival in western Virginia. Each Thursday from Memorial Day to mid September, Party in the Park provides the best of the Carolina beach music. Great bands and a great place to dance and gather with friends. The first Saturday in October, the Big Lick Blues Festival hits the Elmwood Park stage with the best of national blues entertainment.