The Church Sisters, appearing at the 2016 Chantilly Farm BBQ and Bluegrass Festival.

The 7th Annual Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival at Chantilly Farm helps kick off the season this Memorial Day weekend Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Featured performers include The SteelDrivers, Larry Sparks & The Lonesome Ramblers, Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice, The Grascals, Lonesome River Band, Band of Ruhks,Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers, Deer Creek Boys, Big Country Bluegrass, Jeff Brown & Still Lonesome, Mason Creek, Bad Ridge, Wound tight, The Loose Strings Band, The Wildmans, Gravel Road Bluegrass Band, Tony & Heather Mabe Ministries, The Compton’s & Friends, Janet Turner & Friends and the Back Porch Cloggers.

The event includes BBQ (and other food offerings) along with vendors, cars and more.

After days of rainy deluges, Friday’s forecast appears clear with thunderstorms predicted for Saturday and Sunday.

Thursday, May 25

Music in the Mountains Concert Series, 300 Rick Lewis Ln, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Vasalisa the Wise Performance @ The June Bug Center for the Arts, 251 Parkway Lane S.7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

John Cowan with Darin & Brooke Aldridge, Floyd Country Store, 206 S. Locust St. 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Dancing to old time music at the Friday Night Jamboree.

Friday, May 26

7th Annual Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival, Chantilly Festival Farm
2697 Franklin Pike Fri, May 26 to Sun, May 28, starting at noon on Friday and continuing until 6 p.m. on Sunday.

Friday Night Jamboree @ Floyd Country Store, 206 S Locust St, 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Shorefire @ Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S. Locust St. 8:00 PM – 11:30 PM

The Floyd Farmers Market

Saturday, May 27

Floyd Farmers Market, Community Pavilion – 205 S Locust, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Americana Afternoon, 206 S Locust St, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Old-Time Workshop with Molsky’s Mountain Drifters, Floyd Country Store
206 S. Locust St. 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Live Bluegrass at Wildwood Farms General Store, 2380 Floyd Hwy S., 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Molsky’s Mountain Drifters Live, Floyd Country Store, 206 S. Locust St. 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Hustle Souls @ Dogtown Roadhouse, 302 S. Locust St. 8:00 PM – 11:30 PM

Sunday, May 28

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

Billy Brandt & Sarana Verlin at Pine Tavern Pavilion, 611 Floyd Highway North, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Open Mic Night at Dogtown Roadhouse, 32 S. Locust St. 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM