Author Archives: Celeste

Stop the Frackin’ Pipeline Benefit Concert featuring Butch Robbins November 15

Preserve Floyd presents a concert featuring master banjo player Butch Robins on November 15 at The Floyd Country Store. As one of the “Masters of The 5-String Banjo”, Butch has been playing and composing for over 50 years and shows no signs of slowing down! “Introverted master of an extroverted instrument”, Butch Robins, has established himself as … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: September 6, 2014

The Floyd Radio Show

Season 4, Episode 1 Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt Guests: Minton Sparks, John Jackson, Mac and Jenny Traynham, Mayor Will Griffin The first show of the Fourth Season of the Floyd Radio Show welcomes Minton Sparks and John Jackson. Returning guests Mac and Jenny Traynham. A story of Jack and how a clever old woman tricked him … read more

Traditional Dance Classes

Flatfooting Class

Flatfooting and clogging are the mainstays of the dance floor at The Friday Night Jamboree. These are traditional Appalachian dance styles handed down through the generations. There is a magic synchrony that happens when the band and the dancers are working together. We’re delighted to offer dance lessons to get you started with some traditional … read more

Floyd Country Store Featured in Vegworld Magazine

Floyd Country Store and the Jingle Tap Cafe were featured in an article by Robin Tierney for the July/August 2014 issue of VegWorld Magazine. Between its terrific music and diversity of merchandise, you wouldn’t expect the Floyd Country Store to invest heavily in the dining department. Yet it has recently expanded beyond traditional pies and vittles to a … read more

July 2014 Newsletter

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This month’s newsletter features Bluegrass Master Bryan Sutton Live at the store on Sunday, July 13, Friday Night Jamboree regulars Kay and John get married, Saturday night dance with the Crooked Road Ramblers July 12, featured product Floyd County logo tee. July 2014 Newsletter

Bryan Sutton CD Release Show July 13

Bryan Sutton Promo

Join us on Sunday, July 13 @ 7:00 PM for a release show for Bryan Sutton’s new CD Into My Own at the Floyd Country Store. Special Guests include Sam Grisman & Casey Campbell. Tickets are $15 at the store or online. About Into My Own “The goal,” Bryan Sutton says, “was to try to make a … read more