The Roanoke Valley Rocks is a public relations/public art campaign designed to uplift and inspire the Roanoke Valley. True success will require all facets of our community to come together with enthusiasm, dedication to excellence and knowledge of all that our area has to offer.Read More

Halifax Regional Medical Center

Halifax Regional Medical Center began as a hospital with just ten beds, housed in a home on Hamilton Street. And 100 years later HRMC is still right here, in Roanoke Rapids.

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Hampton Inn Roanoke Rapids

Hampton Inn Roanoke Rapids, which opened in June 2008 with 126 beautifully appointed rooms, has that certain something that makes a great hotel. In their case, we call it “Hamptonality.”

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Hilton Garden Inn of Roanoke Rapids

The Hilton Garden Inn of Roanoke Rapids released their Roanoke Valley rockfish named “Connie,” in honor of Conrad Hilton. The fish, designed and painted by Leary Davis of Virginia, is a beautiful and elegant quilt-like pattern of pastels with the Hilton logo incorporated into the design.

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I-95 North Welcome Center

The I-95 North Welcome Center released their own Roanoke Valley rockfish as part of their Tourism Day Celebration in May a few years ago during National Tourism Week. The Welcome Center fish was designed and painted by local artist Harold Evans of Weldon.

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Kapstone

KapStone recently released their rockfish painted by one of their own employees Mike Haislip. The fish is painted with an aerial view of the mill property on one side and an American flag on the other, letting all who see the fish know that KapStone paper is proudly "Made in America." The fish is located on the main road leading into the mill, surrounded by a beautifully landscaped flower bed.

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Kennametal

To create their fish as part of The Roanoke Valley Rocks campaign, Kennametal held a design contest among employees and their families. All the employees were able to vote for their favorite design.

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Lake Gaston 50th Birthday

Visitors to Lake Gaston rock the Roanoke Valley! The Halifax County Convention and Visitors Bureau gladly promotes Lake Gaston, one of our area’s premier tourist destinations for fun both on and off the shore! Lake Gaston is THE place to stay and play, whether visitors seek quiet moments, such as watching the sun rise and set over the water or catching fish after time spent patiently waiting, or desire thrills and chills from boating, tubing, skiing, wakeboarding or wakesurfing.

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Lakeland Theatre Company

Lakeland Theatre Company And Cultural Arts Center is a nonprofit organization, the purpose of which is to enrich, educate and entertain our community by providing a superior theatre experience.

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