Tag: Friday Night Jamboree

Musings

Weekend fun and Friday the 13th

Beware of black cats, walking under ladders and other temptations for at least Friday the 13th, which is part of this weekend’s series of offerings in and around Floyd County. Replenish Festival in Indian Valley Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the Healthy Floyd 5K run at Chantilly Farm on Saturday plus the Energy Fair at the

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Musings

Fourth of July festivities and more throughout the weekend

Fourth of July fireworks fill the sky over Floyd County High School Friday night.  The fun begins at 6 p.m. with the fireworks starting at dark. A vendor faire at Harvest Moon, First Friday artist reception at the Station at South Locust plus the artisan fair on Friday night and Farmer’s Market also offer diversions,

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Motorcycle Musings

Motorcycles, music and more for the weekend

Expect the roar of motorcycles to join the sounds of old time, bluegrass and even some rock in the area this weekend as Meadows of Dan becomes a key part of both the Blue Ridge High Pass Boogie and rally. All part of the growing list of weekend activities as Spring days arrive and good

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Musings

First weekend of May: Enjoy the Spring

First weekend of May.  Saturday brings opening weekend of Farmers Market on South Locust Street and the Radio Show Saturday night at Floyd Country Store. This weekend also brings the Spring 16 Hands Studio Tour and much, much more. Spring is underway in Floyd County and Southwestern Virginia. Some of the events, courtesy of the

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Musings

Whitetop Mountain Band and more

As the days and nights begin to appear more like Spring, the weekends in and around Floyd showcase music, art and other events. The WhiteTop Mountain Band appears at The Floyd Country Store for a Saturday evening concert and dance.  Just down Locust Street, Dogtown Roadhouse features the big band sounds of SwayKatz on Saturday

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Musings

Weekend musical offerings

The Friday Night Jamboree became a “must visit” venue for Bluegrass fans over the years with the concerts at the Floyd Country Store, but what was just open primarily on Fridays has become a location for music of all kinds as showcased this weekend. The Jamboree, of course, kicks off Friday at 6:30 p.m. but

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Musings

Jamboree, Radio Show, other events and Super Bowl

First weekend of February 2013: Super Bowl Weekend. The Friday Night Jamboree brings old-time traditional music fans to The Country Store on South Locust Street. Friday also brings crowds to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, for the circus called Groundhog Day. Saturday night brings the Floyd Radio Show, a fixture on the first weekend of every month. There’s

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Musings

Friday the 13th & ‘Midnight at the Oasis’

This second weekend of October 2017 kicks off with a Friday the 13th.  Be careful out there. The weekend also bring “Midnight at the Oasis” wafting through the air along South Locust Street in Floyd when Maria Muldaur appears at Dogtown Roadhouse on Saturday at 8 p.m. Plenty of music throughout the area, including Music

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Musings

A busy weekend awaits us

The last weekend in June brings The Floyd Fandango, the Annual House & Garden Tour, another chapter of Floyd Small Town Summer and the Relay for Life as well as much more. Keep your umbrellas handy as the National Weather Service in Blacksburg predicts scattered thunderstorms for Friday and a higher chance on Saturday on

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