Small Town Holidays

Spend the holidays in Floyd, VA where the whole family can create new traditions and lasting memories. From watching the annual holiday parade, picking out your Christmas Tree, shopping holiday gifts from local artisans, watching the first annual Town of Floyd Christmas Tree Lighting, and more, there is a little bit of everything for the whole family. Start planning your trip!

Upcoming Holiday Events:

Holiday Open House with Santa, Phoenix Hardwoods, Nov. 25th from 3 - 6 pm. Stop by Phoenix Hardwoods' new retail shop at 101 East Main St for photos with Santa, hot cider, holiday treats, special holiday savings, and a chance to win a Floyd gift basket.

Christmas on the Farm, Turner Family Farms, Every weekend from 4 - 9 pm leading up to Christmas starting on November 26th. Turner Family Farm has transformed their farm and 2 acre corn maze into a winter wonderland. With over 15,000 lights and giant inflatable decorations, it will be fun for the whole family. $5 per person, 4 and under free

Small Town Joy, Floyd County Annual Christmas Holiday Parade, Nov. 27th at 3 pm. The annual Christmas Parade starts at the Mayberry Funeral Home towards the stoplight, turns right on to East Main Street, and ends at Barberry Road.

Lichen or Knot's Christmas Parade Party, Lichen or Knot, Nov. 27th from 1 - 5 pm. Stop by Lichen or Knot for some fun activities including s'mores, free demonstrations of products and instructions on how to decorate for Christmas, beautiful music from violinist Heather Blake (2-4 pm), cookie decorating demonstrations by Rose Thomas, and more.

Floyd Holiday Artisan MarketFarmer's Market Pavilion, Nov. 27th from 1 - 5 pm. Looking to start your holiday shopping adventures? Shop local with numerous Floyd Artisans at the Floyd Holiday Artisan Market. 

Hot Cocoa Bar, Kelly Phillips Photography Studio, Nov. 27th at 5 pm. Join Kelly Phillips at the studio for Hot Cocoa and warm up after the Floyd Small Town Holidays Christmas Parade! There will be hot cocoa and snacks, and a beautiful Christmas backdrop setup for those perfect Christmas Card Photos.

Breakfast with Santa, Kelly Phillips Photography Studio, Dec. 3rd at 8:30 am. Stop by the Studio for a catered breakfast event with Santa. Get your tickets at here.

The Official Floyd Christmas Tree LightingWarren G. Lineberry Park, Dec. 3rd from 5 - 7 pm. Join our community for the first official Floyd Christmas Tree Lighting. Activities for the whole family include music, hand bells and carolers, family photos, fresh hot cocoa and smores, kid's workshop, and more. Please consider bringing non-perishable food items to be distributed to local area food banks.

Winterfest Holiday Craft Show & Festival of TreesFloyd Center for the Arts, Dec. 3rd & 4th. Shop Locally -- we have so many talented artisans selling their work at this year’s Winterfest! The 28th Annual Winterfest Arts & Crafts Festival will be held December 3 & 4, 2022, from 10AM to 5PM on Saturday and 11AM to 5PM on Sunday, featuring more than 30 local artisans and vendors offering a wide variety of art, crafts and goods.

Deer Park Farm Holiday Bazaar, The June Bug Center, Dec. 4th from 11 am - 4 pm. Come from near or far and join us at our first annual Deer Park Farm Holiday Bazaar and shop with lots of local vendors. Entertainment provided by Virginia Hollow. Fat Bean Taco is ready to fill your bellies, while Sqeeze ‘um and Shake ‘um is there to quench your thirst with lemonade, hot chocolate or hot cider! 

The Perfect Gift Shop Open House, 209 B Fox St NW, Dec. 8th from 3 - 7 pm. Open House for people to stop in and see the shop.

Holiday Fest & Christmas Lights SpectacularCitizens Telephone Coop Dec. 8th. As a part of Christmas Light Spectacular, Citizens' will host Holiday Fest on Thursday, December 8th. Enjoy music, hot cocoa, cider, smores, and more! Please bring a canned food item to support a local food pantry.
This is a FREE community event.

Pet Photos with Santa, Sacred Star and Stone, Dec. 10th from 2 - 6 pm. Stop Sacred Star and Stone to get picture-perfect photos with your beloved pets and Santa.

Santa and the Figgy Pudding BandFloyd Country Store, Dec. 10th from 4 - 5 pm. Stop by the Floyd Country Store for story time with Santa and holiday music with the Figgy Pudding band.

Shape Note Singing, Floyd Country Store, Dec. 17th at 3 pm. Shape-note singing is one of the oldest forms of music in the United States and is rooted in the rural South. Experience it first hand at the Floyd Country Store. Singing will be by students of Springhouse and community members.

S'mores with Santa, DJ's Drive In, Dec. 16th from 5 pm to close. Stop by DJ's Drive In to have some yummy s'mores and visit with Santa.

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Don't forget to say hello to Santa while you're in Town. Check out his busy schedule below!

Nov. 25th - Phoenix Hardwoods from 3 - 6 pm

Nov. 26th - Floyd Farmers Market from 10 am - 2 pm, Sacred Star & Stone from 2 - 6 pm

Dec. 3rd - Floyd Farmers Market from 10 am - 2 pm, Town Christmas Tree Lighting (Warren G. Lineberry Park) from 5 - 8 pm

Dec. 10th - Floyd Farmers Market from 10 am - 2 pm, Sacred Star & Stone from 2 - 6 pm

Dec. 17th - Floyd Farmers Market from 10 am - 2 pm, Perfect Gift Shop from 2 - 5 pm, Floyd Country Store from 6 - 8 pm

Dec. 24th - Santa will be roaming throughout the Town of Floyd from 10 am - 6 pm

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Looking to pick out and cut your own Christmas Tree? Check out our list of local Christmas Tree Farms here. 

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Calling all Floyd County Residents and Businesses! Start planning today for the Holiday Light Contest. All entries must be submitted by Nov. 27th at 12 pm to be eligible for the competition. To enter, visit

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