Friday the 13th kicks off the weekend

Curtis Turner with his Wood Brothers Ford in 1966, shortly after his "lifetime" ban from NASCAR was lifted.
Curtis Turner with his Wood Brothers Ford in 1966, shortly after his “lifetime” ban from NASCAR was lifted.

Yes, it’s Friday the 13th as we head into this weekend of November in and around Floyd County.

Watch out for black cats, don’t walk under ladders and avoid all superstitions.  Even so, there’s plenty to do for the weekend.

Stock car racing legend and Floyd County native Curtis Turner will be celebrated Saturday at the EcoVillage at 11:00 AM.  Some Beasts, a movie featuring Floyd County will be shown at the Lyric Theater in Blacksburg at 3:00 PM on Saturday too.

Friday, November 13 
Friday Night Jamboree @ Floyd Country Store, 206 S Locust St.

6:30 PM – Olin & Frances Gardner with Friends

7:30 PM – The Lone Ivy String Band

9:00 PM – The Clyde Williams Band

The Wildlife at Dogtown, 302 S. Locust St. 8:00 PM

Saturday, November 14
Floyd County Historical Society presents Curtis Turner Celebration, Floyd EcoVillage, 718 Franklin Pike, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Americana Afternoon, Floyd Country Store, 206 S Locust St.

12:00 Noon: Jim Lord

1:15 PM: Dollar and Walker

2:30 PM: Mim’s Ukes

Book Signing With Nancy McIntyre @ The Floyd Country Store, 206 S. Locust St., 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Some Beasts (Movie about Floyd County!), Lyric Theatre, 135 College Ave., Blacksburg, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Murder Mystery Interactive Theater, Chateau Morrisette Winery, 287 Winery Rd SW MP 171 Blue Ridge Parkway, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Crossroads @ Wildwood Farms General Store, 2380 Floyd Hwy S., 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Jacksonville’s 20th Anniversary Gala, Jacksonville Center for the Arts, 220 Parkway Lane S, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Beatnik Nightmare @ Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S. Locust St., 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Sunday, November 15
Sunday Music Jam @ Floyd Country Store, Floyd Country Store, 206 S Locust St. 1:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Open Mic Night at Dogtown Roadhouse, Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S Locust St.  7:00 PM

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