Hooray for weekends

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Exhibits, a festival dedicated to replenishment, artisans, markets and, of course, music highlight this weekend in and around Floyd County.

The Replenish Festival starts a three-day run at 5555 Indian Valley Road near Willis.  Organizers call it a “festival about music, family, faith and fun” and is Burnett Farm.

Need to visit Virginia’s Department of Motor Vehicles?  DMV2Go will be at the Jesse Peterman Library from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.

Spikenard Farms has Visitor Days from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 401 Hidaway Lane.

The Old Church Galley continues its By Ear & Heart – Floyd Musical Heritage Exhibit from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 110 Wilson Street in Floyd.

Floyd’s Artisan Market features local and regional handmade arts and crafts at 205 South Locust St. from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday.

The Friday Night Jamboree kicks off at the Country Store at 6:30 p.m. with Olin & Francis Gardner with friends, followed by The Friday Night Old Time Band at 7:30 p.m. and The Snow Creek Old Time Band at 9:00 p.m.

Dogtown Roadhouse has the Jim Lord Trio at 8:00 p.m. at 302 South Locust Street.

Want to entertain yourself and others?  There’s Karaoke Friday at Woodberry Restaurant and Bar starting at 8:00 p.m. at 182 Woodberryry Road just off the Blue Ridge Parkway

Saturday starts at 9:00 a.m. with the Floyd Farmers Market and runs through 1:00 p.m. at the Community Pavilion at 205 South Locust Street.

Harvest Moon hosts Market of the Mountain at 227 North Locust Street from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Floyd County Historical Society meets at 10:00 a.m. at the Jacksonville Center at 220 Parkway Lane, South, and features Edna Whitter’s “Box Car Nurses of World War II.

The Jacksonville Center also hosts the 2nd Saturday Makers Market from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Butch Robbins plays in the Foggy Ridge Cider Second Saturday Music Series at 1328 Pineview Road in Dugspur from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Americana Afternoon at The Floyd County Store runs from noon to 3:00 p.m. with Asheville guitarist Eric Congdon at 12:00 p.m., BigMama Joy at 1:00 p.m. and African drummer Nil Anang at 2:00 p.m.

Chateau Morrisette Winery hosts the Black Dog Arts Festival from noon until 5:00 p.m. at 287 Winery Road just off the Parkway.

The Floyd Firefly Fling Vaudeville Follies offers a street fair starting at 4:00 p.m. at the June Bug Center, followed by a stage show at 6:30 p.m.

The Country Boys are on stage at Wildwood Farms General Store from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at 2380 Floyd Highway South.

The Crooked Road Ramblers hit the stage at 7:30 p.m.Saturday at the Floyd County Store for an Old-Time Country Dance.

And Dogtown Roadhouse has Reptile DysFUNKshen at 302 South Locust from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Sunday has Sunday Sounds at Chateau Morrisette from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 287 Winery Road.

Old-Time Music jammers gather at The Floyd County Store at 1:30 p.m., followed by Bluegrass Jam at 4:00 p.m.

Dogtown has Open Mic Night at 7:00 pm. at 302 South Locust Street.

 

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