Winter is a perfect time to visit Floyd!
Floyd County sparkles with beauty and peace – trees have lost their leaves and big views open up for scenic adventures
AND there is much to do – Hiking or Cycling on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Retreats and Classes, diverse local Art & Shopping, tasty Foods & Spirits and an array of Music venues - all in a relaxed and charming small town setting.
For both residents and visitors, Floyd is a wonderful place to spend adventurous or slow Winter Days with family & friends.
Winter Highlights below updated regularly! For list of all happenings go to EVENTS
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Check our events page for details - www.visitfloydva.com/events/
Come one, come all! The Floyd Radio Show is an old-timey variety show with original radio plays, comedy bits, ads, jingles, music and more, hosted by a series of guest hosts. Celebrating old time and traditional music with people and communities where music is played and enjoyed in its authentic and purest forms. Each show features the finest old-timey musical acts, from storytelling banjo players to flatpicking guitarists to hard-driving string bands.
Tickets for The Floyd Radio Show are $12.00 in advance or $15.00 the day of the show. They are available online, at the store, or by calling 540-745-4563.
First Saturday of each month - January 4, February 1, March 7, April 4, May 2, 2020
Look for music Thursday through Saturday
and Tuesdays Bingo and Tacos!
Samplin' of cool happenings:
January 16, Henry Hardt's Mudcats (music)
Dedicated to teaching old time, bluegrass, and traditional music and dances from Floyd County, Virginia and throughout the Blue Ridge Mountains
Sampling of Upcoming Workshops:
January 18 - Old Time Fiddle and Banjo Repertoire Workshop with Lucas Pasley and Chris Johnson
January 18 - Beginner Flatfoot and Two-Step Dance Workshop with Maggie Oakes-Chitwood
February 8 - Bluegrass Guitar Workshop with Jesse Smathers
February 15 - Bluegrass Mandolin Fundamentals with Jeff Parker
Saturdays in January - 10am - 2pm at the Floyd Center for the Arts
West African Dance Workshop
Saturday, January 18th 2020
Join us for Floyd’s FIRST EVER West African Dance Workshop with Rosie Breen & HoloRhythm
3:00 PM $20 Drop- In –
No experience necessary, come have fun with us!
more info: Holorhythm@gmail.com
January 27 - 29, 2020
Red Rooster Coffee Roaster, Floyd
This 3-day class bundle is perfect for someone starting a career in the specialty coffee industry or looking to build professional credentials.
It is a combination of lecture, hands-on practice and exams designed to benefit a variety of skill levels. Whether you are starting out in specialty coffee or just want to refresh your existing knowledge with up-to-date industry trends, this class is right for you.
Registration includes lunch, snacks, and all certificate and exam fees.
Have questions? Email: email@example.com
Super Bowl Party at Dogtown Roadhouse
Sunday, February 2 at 6 pm more details coming...
Saturday, February 22
Join us Friday afternoon through Sunday afternoon for an immersive multi-modal experience to rejuvenate your mind body and soul. Enjoy evaluation and treatment by an Osteopath and sessions with a Chinese Medicine practitioner, an Ayurvedic practitioner and a massage therapist during this transformative weekend. Package price includes private accommodations at Anahata Education Center in Floyd Va, 6 nutritious meals, prayer, meditation, personal time and 1 hour individual sessions in all 4 disciplines.
February 7-9 Finding Qi
March 6-8 Ayurveda: The Science of Self-Knowledge
April 3-5 Pearls from the Edgar Cayce Readings
Saturday, March 7, 2020
March 19-22, 2020
The Handmade Music School is excited to announce the Third Annual Floyd County Old Time Music Get-Together at the beautiful EcoVillage in Floyd County, Virginia! This amazing four day camp will take place on March 19-22, 2020. Teachers include Caleb Klauder, Sammy Lind, Nadine Landry, Reeb Willms, Tatiana Hargreaves, Jake Blount, Adam Hurt, and Phil Jamison.