The Crooked Road is Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail, a driving route through the Appalachian Mountains from the Blue Ridge to the Coalfields region. The trail connects major heritage music venue, as well as weekly jam sessions and annual festivals in the region.
Major Crooked Road venues in Floyd County include the Floyd Country Store with its Friday Night Jamboree, Saturday Americana Afternoon music, and Sunday Mountain Music Jam 2:00-5:00pm year round. County Sales in Floyd is also a major venue having the world’s largest selection of Old-Time and Bluegrass music featured in compact discs, books, and DVDs.
The traditional gospel, bluegrass, and mountain music heard today was passed down from the generations and lives on through a wealth of musicians and instrument makers along the trail