If you love the songs of John Prine, then mark your calendars now for Saturday, March 29th! The Floyd Country Store will be hosting an evening of “Pure Prine” starting at 7:30 PM. With a great lineup of talent to deliver some of Prine’s most well known and some of his more eclectic songs. The … read more
Join us at the Floyd Country Store at noon this Saturday, March 15 for Americana Afternoon. Guests include Smart Mouth at 12:00 pm, Brad Collier at 1:30 pm, and Dave Fason at 2:30 pm. Admission is free. 12:00 Smart Mouth Smart Mouth is a four-piece band based in Blacksburg, VA playing Americana folk music. Instrumentation … read more
On Saturday, March 15 from 10 am to 12 pm, the Floyd Seed Swap will be held upstairs at the Floyd Country Store. This is a great way for gardeners to try new varieties and plant new ideas into each other’s minds at just the right time of year. Please bring any seeds that you have to give away, … read more
The Floyd Country Store was voted The Best Place to Dance in Virginia Living’s Best of Virginia 2013 issue. From page 98: Best Place to Dance The Floyd Country Store Eclectic, down home country store by day and foot-stompin’ dancing stage by night, the “home of the Friday Night Jamboree” is a fixture along Virginia’s … read more
Don’t miss the next Floyd Radio Show coming Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 7:30 pm! Guests for this show include John Lilly and Adam McPeak and Mountain Thunder. Join them along with hosts Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt for old-time music, story-telling and more.
Season 3, Episode 6 A special Floyd Radio show–two grandchildren of ballad-singers tell about their musical families. Vicki Diane Miller shares stories, songs–and a famous pickle recipe–from her granny Texas Gladden. The cast re-enacts stories from Hobart Smith (Vicki’s great-uncle). Rich Kirby talks about Addie Graham and plays some bluegrass originals with Nate Polly. We … read more
Join us at the Floyd Country Store at noon this Saturday, March 8 for Americana Afternoon. Guests include Steph Stewart Duo at 12:00 pm, Ron Ireland at 1:30 pm, and Neptune’s Car at 2:30 pm. Admission is free. 12:00 pm: Steph Stewart Duo (of Steph Stewart and the Boyfriends) Steph Stewart is haunting, post-Appalachain lull … read more
Join us at the Floyd Country Store this Saturday for Americana Afternoon. Guests include Southern Rail Express Bluegrass Band at 12:00 pm and Adam McPeak & Mountain Thunder at 1:30 pm. Admission is free so get there early to grab a seat! About Southern Rail Express Bluegrass Band Southern Rail Express Bluegrass Band is based out of … read more
Don’t miss the next Floyd Radio Show coming Saturday March 1, 2014 at 7:30! Guests for this show include Kat Mills and The Whitetop Mountain Band. Join them along with hosts Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt for old-time music, story-telling and more.
SustainFloyd’s 2014 Film Series kicks off this week with “American Meat”. A solutions-oriented documentary chronicling the current state of the U.S. meat industry, it takes an even-handed look at animal husbandry. First explaining how America arrived at our current industrial system, the story shifts to the present day, showing the feedlots and confinement houses, not through … read more