Saturday, March 30, 2013
The Saturday Short List
Places to go, things to do
Tail Chaser 5K & 1 Mile Dog Walk
A benefit for the Roanoke Valley SPCA. Canines participate with proof of current rabies vaccination. Registration required. The Roanoke Mobile Veterinary Clinic will be on hand to microchip pets. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Price varies depending on the course; all dog participants are $5. Microchip fees vary. Wasena Park. www.rvspca.org.
Parrotheads of the Blue Ridge Charity Event
An event supporting local charities including St. Francis Service Dogs, Shriner's Hospital, Children's Miracle Network and Relay for Life Roanoke Valley. Music by Key West Band and Rich & Andy. 6 p.m. $55. Holiday Inn Airport, Roanoke. 588-8750.
Three women, unaware of one another's existence, arrive at the funeral of Harrison Brown and discover they're all attending their fiance's funeral. Starring Brian McKnight. 3 and 7:30 p.m. $27. Roanoke Performing Arts Theatre, Roanoke Civic Center. 853-5483.