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Thank you to the many speakers, vendors and visitors who made this year's SWVA's Bigfoot & Friends show a success! 
Enjoy some highlights from this year's event while we work to bring you a bigger and better event in 2023!
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Latest Media Updates

WFXR News at Noon - 9.9.22

WSLS - Virginia Today - 9.25.22

7@four Bigfoot and Friends - 9.19.2022

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Salem Civic Center NEW CLEAR BAG POLICY 8/31/2021 - 10/31/2022 In the interest of enhancing existing security measures, Salem Civic Center officials announced today that they are implementing a new clear bag security policy beginning on Saturday, September 17. The new policy is designed to regulate the size and types of bags that may be carried into the venue for all events.

Would you like to be a part of SW VA’s Bigfoot and Friends?  If you enjoy helping people and have a smile, we have a spot for you!  Volunteering comes with free admission and an event t-shirt for 3 hours of your time.  Volunteer duties include helping vendors, speakers, and customers.  Interested?  Just fill out the form below and join the team!



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Some Lodging Options

NOTE:  We do not endorse one over another.  This is simply a list of the closest lodging options to the Salem Civic Center.  There are many more choices in and around the Salem, VA area, including Roanoke, VA.

Hotel: Hampton Inn Salem


Arrival Date: 2022-09-23
 -- Departure Date: 2022-09-25

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Hotel: Comfort Inn Suites at Ridgewood Farms 

2898 Keagy Rd, Salem, VA 24153  (540) 375-4800

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Hotel: Courtyard Marriott at the Roanoke Airport

3301 Ordway Dr NW, Roanoke, VA 24017 (540) 563-5002

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Other Hotels Listed Below:

Camper/RV Sites at the Salem Civic Center  
   1001 Roanoke Blvd , Salem, VA 24153  (540) 375-3004

Hampton Inn Salem East – Electric Road  
   1886 Electric Rd, Salem, VA 24153  (540) 776-6500

Days Inn by Wyndham Salem
   1535 E Main St, Salem, VA 24153  (540) 986-1000

The Lofts at Downtown Salem
   10 W Main St, Salem, VA 24153  (540) 525-3206


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