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The Expanded Floyd Farmer’s Market Is Open for 2022

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The Expanded Floyd Farmer’s Market Is Open for 2022

Tuesday, May 10th, 2022

The Floyd Farmer’s Market is now open for the season, with hours Saturdays 9:00am – 1:00pm and Thursdays 4:00pm – 8:00pm. The farmer’s market season generally runs from May through November.

It features fresh fruit and vegetables, as well as meat, eggs, cheese, baked goods, flowers, coffee and more. Participating vendors include: Bent Mountain Herbs, Bird and Hopper, Birkat Soap, Davis Crafty Pirates, Kester Clark, Minimal Gap Honey, Rivenwood, Sparkling Wildflower, Turner Family Farms and Waterbear Farm.

The Floyd Community Market is a 3,000 square-foot timber frame multi-use pavilion located in the center of town. It opened in 2010.

FloydFest 2019 Announces Lineup

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

FloydFest has announced the dates and lineup for next summer. The music festival will be scheduled July 24th through 28th. Headliners will include: The String Cheese Incident, Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band, Bandi Carlile, and more.

For a complete list and other details for next years music festival can be found on their website Floydfest.com

Music & Movie in the Park – July 6th

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Steph Custer & The Papa Tom Band

Steph Custer & The Papa Tom Band

Bring the whole family for to enjoy music and movie in the Warren G Lineberry Park.  

The evening will feature two musical groups. Carrie Hinkley & Waiting to Exhale starting at 6pm, then followed by Seth Custer & the Papa Tom Band at 7:15.

The evening will conclude with the movie ‘Fantasic Beasts’

Holiday Movie at Floyd Library.

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015


Sunday, December 20th the Jessie Peterman Memorial Library will host the holiday classic movie “The Year Without a Santa Clause”. (more…)

7th Annual Mardi Gras Costume Ball

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

MardiGras-938x1024Once again the Dogtown Roadhouse will be hosting the annual Mardi Gras Costume Ball. This years event will take place February 6th at 6pm.

Headlining this year is Washington DC sensation Sol Roots, backed by the all-star Lagniappe—this year featuring Tad Dickens (The Roanoke Times), Janiah Allen (The Color J), Cam McLaughlin (Alliens), and a host of special guests.

Opening for Sol Roots & Lagniappe are Blacksburg boogie-meisters Badunkafunk and, playing everything from the old time to the far side, Buddhagraph Spaceship make their Floyd debut, while DJ RahBee fills out the night with all the fresh beats you can eat. (more…)

The John Cowan Band Performing at Floyd Country Store

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

 photo credit - johncowan.com

photo credit – johncowan.com

The John Cowan Band will be performing at the Floyd Country Store on December 19th.

John Cowan is a fixture and a favorite at major festivals like the Telluride Bluegrass Festival in Colorado and Wilkesboro, North Carolina’s “traditional-plus” MerleFest. Stints in his band have helped launch the careers of Noam Pikelny (Punch Brothers), Luke Bulla (Lyle Lovett), and Scott Vestal, among others.

The band’s current lineup features long-time collaborator and outstanding flatpick guitarist Jeff Autry, renowned and in-demand fiddler Shad Cobb, and fellow Doobie Brother, Ed Toth, on drums. (more…)

Scott Perry at Dogtown Roadhouse

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Scott, Tom and Kevin bring their toe tappin’, galss tiltin’ mix of vintage blues, jazz, honky tonk and rock & roll to Floyd’s favorite night spot!
Saturday, July 18th at 8:00pm
Dogtown Roadhouse & The Sun Music Hall – Floyd VA
302 South Locust Street Floyd, VA 24091 (540) 745-6836

Barbecue Saturday at Villa Appalaccia Winery

Sunday, May 10th, 2015

villawineryMay 24th – BARBECUE SATURDAY (from Bootleg BBQ in Floyd). This is some of the best we have ever tasted. Complete with great cold-slaw and beans, The real deal! 12:45 to 4:00 pm. Cost is $10 per person. Please call or email for reservations. chianti@swva.net

16 Hands Spring Studio Tour

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Members of 16 Hands will be hosting their fall studio tour on two weekends this year. The tours will be Saturday, May 2nd and Sunday, May 3rd.

In addition to the artists members of the group, each studio will host visiting artists and apprentices at the studios.

Scrabble Club

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

scrabbleclubCalling all Scrabble lovers! The Scrabble Club meets twice a month at the Jessie-Peterman Memorial Library, 321 West Main Street, Floyd VA, 24091.

The group meets the 2nd Saturday and 4th Tuesday of each month.

Saturday, April 11, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 28, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Please call 745-2947 or email lkaluszka@mfrl.org to register.

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