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Article from Dallas News

Floyd, Virginia: a one-stoplight town with huge charm STORY AND PHOTOS BY ROBIN SOSLOW Special Contributor Published: 16 May 2014 03:36 PM FLOYD, Va. — You know those mountain havens where you simply bask in beauty? Well, this isn’t one of them. Floyd, a one-stoplight town in Virginia’s stretch of the Appalachians, gets bypassed by … read more

Expanded Store Hours Beginning May 18

Store Hours: Monday – Thursday 10 am – 5 pm, Friday: 10 am – 10:30 pm, Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm, Sunday: Noon – 5:30 pm. The store remains open on evenings for special events. Cafe Hours: Monday – Saturday 11 am – 3 pm, Sunday: 12 pm – 3 pm. Sandwiches, snacks, ice cream, coffee and baked goods are available any time the store is open.

2014 Saturday Night Dances

Dry Hill Draggers

In the tradition of the Floyd Country Store we will be inviting some of the best dance bands of Appalachia to join us for our Saturday night dances this year. So far we have three scheduled dates, and we may add one more. All these bands are seasoned dance players, providing the dancers with the … read more

Tiny House Tour and Film May 17

Tiny The Movie

SustainFloyd is hosting a Tiny House Tour on May 17 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. The self-guided tour visits six tiny houses around Floyd County, including the homes of Hari and Karl Berzins, Ricardo Brown and Christy Pugh, Morgan and Amado Ohland, Jim Knapp, and a cabin and yurt at Riverstone Organic Farm. Tour tickets are $15 per person. They may … read more

Collegiate Times Article

The Floyd Country Store was featured in an article by Collegiate Times on April 3, 2014. Floyd Country Store revives old time music Hayden Roberts, lifestyles staff writer Katrina Spinner-Wilson, lifestyles staff writer The Floyd Country Store doesn’t just sell food and merchandise. It also attracts visitors from near and far who gather to listen … read more

Area Cloggers to be Featured at Friday Night Jamborees

Cloggers

The Floyd Country Store will be hosting demonstrations by several area clogging groups at  upcoming Friday Night Jamborees. The Jamboree begins at 6:30 and each  group will perform sets throughout the evening. Scheduled dates are: March 21: The Old Dominion Cloggers April 11: Blue Ridge Mountain Cloggers April 18: Patrick Henry Travelers

Souvenirs Perform Live on Daytime Blue Ridge

Souvenirs

Souvenirs performed live on WSLS Daytime Blue Ridge this past Tuesday to promote the upcoming Pure Prine event this Saturday, March 29 at the Floyd Country Store. If you missed the show you can catch videos of the performances on the WSLS website. Watch videos on WSLS.com Get tickets for Pure Prine: An Evening of John Prine … read more

Americana Afternoon Saturday, March 29, 2014

Mason Via

Join us at the Floyd Country Store at noon this Saturday, March 29 for Americana Afternoon: The NOW Generation. Guests include Mason Via & Friends at 12:00 pm, Jacob Crawford at 1:30 pm, and Morgan Wade at 2:30 pm. Admission is free. And don’t miss our special event Saturday evening at 7:30 pm: PURE PRINE, an evening of the … read more

March 2014 Newsletter

Newsletter Image

This month’s newsletter features the Friday Night Scramble; Pure Prine: An Evening of John Prine Songs on March 29; the Easter Bunny; upcoming dancing events; featured product: Coffee & Mug Set. March 2014 Newsletter

Americana Afternoon Saturday, March 22, 2014

Randolph Walker and Marian McConnell

Join us at the Floyd Country Store at noon this Saturday, March 22 for Americana Afternoon. Guests include Randolph Walker & Marian McConnell at 12:00 pm, BigMama Joy at 1:30 pm, and David Cannaday at 2:30 pm. Admission is free. 12:00 Randolph Walker & Marian McConnell “Western Highways Show” Randolph and Marian are musicians, singers, songwriters, writers, artists … read more