September 2016 wraps up Friday, giving the area a cool but pleasant weekend in the forecast for the beginning of October.
Singers, musicians and entertainers Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth Laprelle, former hosts of The Floyd Radio Show, return to the stage of the Country Store Thursday night for a show and concert helps kick off the weekend at 7:30 p.m. and the weekend also brings the annual Women’s Club Arts and Crafts Show at Floyd County High School Saturday and Sunday.
Lots of other things to do as well on a fall weekend.
Thursday, October 29
Letters to Abigail Hotel Floyd Concert Series, Hotel Floyd Pavilion, 300 Rick Lewis Way S. E. 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
John Hildreth at Dogtown, Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S. Locust St. 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Anna & Elizabeth at the Floyd Country Store, 206 S. Locust St. 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Friday, September 30
Visitor Day at Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, 401 Hideaway Lane. 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
FREE Friday Movies, June Bug Center, 251 Parkway Ln. S. 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Floyd Artisan Market, Community Market Pavilion, 205 South Locust St. 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Friday Night Jamboree @ Floyd Country Store, 206 S Locust St., 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM with The Reese Family & Friends Gospel at 6:30, The Happy Hollow String Band at 7:30, and The Fisher Peak Timber Rattlers at 9..
Dale & the ZDubs at Dogtown, Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S. Locust St. 8:00 PM – 11:30 PM
Saturday, October 1
Floyd Farmers Market Community Pavilion – 205 S Locust. 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Floyd Women’s Club Arts & Crafts Festival, Floyd County High School, 721 Baker St. S.E. 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Americana Afternoon, Floyd Country Store, 206 S Locust St. 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Featuring The Martin Family Band at 12:00, The Fork Mountain Ramblers at 1:15, and Chico at 2:15.
Villa Appalaccia Cheese Tasting and Irish Music, Villa Appalaccia, 152 Rock Castle Gorge BRP MP170 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Floyd Radio Show, Floyd Country Store, 206 S. Locust St. 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Hosted by Mike Gangloff, with special guests: Richie & Rosie, The Thundering Tardigrades (featuring MJ Epps, JoeBass DeJarnette & David & Mary Winston) & Jim Lloyd. With Ralph Berrier & Rob LaPrelle.
Paint Nite: Flowers for My Deer, June Bug Center, 251 Parkway Ln. S. 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Urban Soil at Dogtown, Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S. Locust St. 8:00 PM – 11:30 PM
Sunday, October 2
Shapenote Singing, Floyd Country Store, 206 S. Locust St. 12:00 PM – 1:20 PM
Floyd Women’s Club Arts & Crafts Festival, Floyd Cty High School, 721 Baker St. S.E.12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Sunday Sounds at Chateau Morrisette Winery, 287 Winery Rd SW MP 171 Blue Ridge Parkway. 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Sunday Music Jam @ Floyd Country Store. 206 S Locust St. 1:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Ecstatic Dance, Blue Ridge Center for Chinese Medicine, 144 Silver Leaf Lane, Pilot. 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Silver Bells/ Christmas for Children Benefit, Oak Grove Pavilion, 365 Needmore Lane. 3:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Open Mic Night at Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S Locust St. 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM