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
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.
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
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 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
Join us for a full afternoon of music this Saturday at Americana Afternoon. String trio After Jack will perform 12:00 pm, followed by open mic with Jeff McClellan, Rob Neukirch, Dave Fason & David Cannaday, and the A.C.E variety duo, and finishing up with a special performance by singer-songwriter Russ Roberts of Rocky Mount, VA. Admission is … read more
The Floyd Country Store is featured in a travel article by Christina Ricchiuti at travel blog packedsuitcase.com (November 19, 2013): Once you make your way to Floyd, you’ll find yourself at the one of the major hubs of Virginia’s Crooked Road Heritage Music Trail: the Floyd Country Store. Known throughout the region as a venue for authentic Appalachian music … read more
Downtown Floyd is featured in the upcoming independent film “Geographically Desirable.” We had a great time with the scene at the country store! About the Film (from geographicallydesirable.net): Meet Nicole. She works the overnight shift at a TV news network in Washington, DC. Even though Nicole is sleepy most all the time, she really loves her job, … read more