Check out upcoming Cool happenings and Offerings
Sampling of opportunities below. For more information about below and FULL list of events, go to events calendar
Mayfaire at the Floyd Center for the Arts
On Saturday and Sunday May 4 and 5, 2019, the Center’s grounds will be transformed into an old-time town square, complete with an artisan market, food vendors, live music, artisan demos, maypole dances, kids’ activities and more, for our 2nd Annual Mayfaire!
16Hands Spring Studio Tour – Sat & Sun May 4 & 5
Floyd Farmer’s Market opens Saturday, May 4 – and continues on Saturdays through November
Salsa danced class at 8:30 – SOLAZO starts at 9 pm.
Solazo, on tour from South America, will perform original and traditional Latin music for Dogtown’s Cinco de Mayo dance party
Floyd Radio Show – opens Saturday, May 4- and continues – 1st Saturdays of the month through September
at the Floyd Country Store
Check that Reservations are available for 12:30 on Friday May 10 and at 12:30 and 3 pm on Saturday May 11.
Tickets are $25 per person for a vast array of traditional tea sandwiches, sweets, tea and punch in an elegant setting.
If needed (or just wanted!), lovely and affordable lodging is available on-site at Fiddlesticks Farmhouse.
A perfect Mother’s Day gift or simply a special celebration for friends. Please message or call Joyce at 540-585-1145 or 770-447-4482.
Friday, May 10 – Opening Art Receptions
at Troika Contemporary Craft Gallery
and at Hotel Floyd –
Featuring 3 local artists: Wall Artist, Aili Wang; Wood Sculptor, Henri DeHahn; and Jewelry Artist, Pamela Moore.
A Tribute to Floyd County Churches
May 11 : 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
at the Floyd County Historical Society Museum
The Floyd County Historical Society has dedicated 2019 as a year to pay tribute to the historical churches of Floyd County. In recognition of the foundational role early churches have and continue to play in the building and shaping of Floyd County the Historical Society Museum will dedicate this years’ exhibit to the churches built and organized between 1795 and 1950.
On Memorial Day weekend in 2019, bluegrass fans from around the region will gather at beautiful Chantilly Farm in Floyd, Virginia to celebrate the coming of summer with some of the biggest bands in bluegrass, old-time and mountain music.
ONGOING every Friday – 10:30am-11:30am Heart of the Child Music Education Joy Jammers Class
- Floyd Country Store
The Handmade Music School is dedicated to teaching old time, bluegrass and traditional music and dances from Floyd County, Virginia and throughout the Blue Ridge Mountains.
April 27: Back-up Guitar Workshop with John Schwab
May 4 – Vocal Duets Workshop with Frank and Allie Lee
May 18 – Old Time Bass Workshop with Stephanie Wolf
Yoga, Exercise, Dance & Health
check out our events calendar for details.
Craft & Fine Art
Updates regularly posted.