The Association of Outdoor Recreation & Education is hosting their national conference in Virginia's Blue Ridge! The public is invited to Explore Park to celebrate with vendor demonstrations, music, food trucks, and more - Plus a family friendly costume bike ride at 4pm. The fun lasts from 11am to 5pm on Tuesday, October 31. Vendors include: BIC SUP, Sailing Adventures in the Bahamas, Marmot, Liberty Mountain, Headrush Technologies, Adidas Outdoor, Aquabound/Bending Branches, Roanoke Mountain Adventures, Just the Right Gear, Innova Disc Golf, Kelty, RideSolutions, Backpacker's Pantry, Mountain Sheppard School, Kelty, Black Diamond, Walkabout Outdfitter, Roanoke IMBA, AORE and Roanoke County. Food trucks include Wake&Bacon, El Budare Grill and Dojo Grill.