Weekend Planner for July 29-31

(WDBJ7) If you're looking for something to do this weekend, we've got you covered with the Weekend Planner.

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The Pulaski Jazz & Ribfeast is happening on Friday starting at 11 a.m. It will feature five local jazz groups, lots of vendors, a cruise-in, and activities for the kids. It's all taking place in Jackson Park, and it's free to get in.

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Bring the kids out to Roanoke County's Green Hill Park on Saturday for the annual Touch-A-Truck event. All kinds of vehicles will be on hand - including fire trucks, helicopters, planes and boats. There will also be face painting, balloon sculptures, a petting zoo, and even some costumed characters. The event is free and happens from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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It's Kids Day at Natural Bridge Zoo on Saturday. Kids 12 and under get in for free. There will be face painting, a bouncy castle, and other fun activities. The zoo will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Children's activities will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Animal encounters and keeper talks will also be going on throughout the day.

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Pulaski's 2nd annual "Back to School" Bash is on Saturday. Come on out for an afternoon of free games and win tickets to purchase free school supplies. It's all taking place at the YMCA of Pulaski Count from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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The New River Valley Fair is also happening on Saturday. Gates and rides open at 2 p.m. After 3 p.m. admission is five dollars for adults, and kids under 6 are free. There will be all kinds of shows happening, including a performance by Jimmy "The Boogy Woogy man" Valiant. Plus don't forget all of the rides and games.

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Floyd Fest is happening this weekend. There are nine stages of entertainment and all kinds of events happening Saturday and Sunday. This annual event is always a lot of fun, and you can even camp out on site. You can see a list of all the events and get more information about tickets here.

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There's a Back to School Care Fair happening on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. It's taking place at Bedford Community Health and Dental Centers. The event will include community resource vendors, fun activities for the whole family and ends with school supply giveaways. It's a great way to get ready for back to school.

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The Queen City is having a Harry Potter party on Saturday. It's Harry's birthday, and fans of the series are celebrating the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two. The fun starts in downtown Staunton at noon and goes all day. There will be all kinds of fin Harry Potter themed events, food and contests. It's free to get in - but you might want to come early to find a good parking spot.

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Come and experience the magic of Mary Poppins, presented by Botetourt County's community theater and Attic Productions. The show starts at 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for kids 18 and under. Reservations are strongly recommended, call the box office at (540) 473-1001 for more information.

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The Huge Kids Sale of Roanoke is coming to the Salem Civic Center's Community Room on Saturday. It's free admission until 4 p.m. There are some great deals available, so come on out for all your back to school needs.

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The Summer Music Games of Southwest Virginia is happening on Monday at 7 p.m. Seven bands will be performing at Salem Football Stadium. Our very own Robin Reed will be there as your host. Tickets will be available the day of the event, starting at $30.

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The Salem Red Sox are also honoring the lives of WDBJ7's Adam Ward and Alison Parker. Special edition jerseys are available -- all proceeds will go toward scholarships in Adam and Alison's names. Some of our own folks will be participating in the games between innings, so make sure you stay for the fun. The game starts at 6:05 Saturday night at LewisGale Field at Salem Memorial Ballpark. Tickets start at $10, and you are encouraged to buy them early.