Tag: Music

Busy weekend as Christmas time’s a comin

Lots of pre-Christmas events for this weekend plus The Junior Sisk Band at the Floyd Country Store on Saturday night, Butch Robins Band at Dogtown on Friday evening, the Madrigal Dinner at Floyd County High School (also on Friday) and much more at music venues like Buffalo Mountain Brewery, Dogtown Roadhouse, and Wildwood Farms General

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Weekend activities: ‘Tis the season to be folly

Crisp, cold weather greets the holiday partygoers and shoppers this weekend in and around Floyd. Gusty overnight winds ease Thursday as temperatures rise a bit to the mid-40s Thursday before dipping back down to near freezing overnight, then 50 degrees on Friday and 43 on Saturday and Sunday. Good times to be inside as much

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Weekend activities bring in Christmas

Still stuffed with Thanksgiving turkey? Then get some exercise with weekend activities in and around Floyd, culminating with the Christmas Parade Sunday afternoon through downtown with the arrival of Santa. Lots to do, places to go, music to hear and dancing awaits. Friday’s weather calls for a high near 50 with a low of 37

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A brief bit of warmer weather & music for the weekend

The last full weekend of November 2019 is also the final weekend before Thanksgiving, which runs late this year. The start of the weekend turns warmer with highs in the 50s on Friday and a low in the mid 40s then drops to more seasonal temperatures with a high in the lower 40s and lows

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Remembering The Friday Nite Jamboree

In 1997, I was at Ramstein U.S. Air Force Base at Rhineland-Palatinate, a state in southwestern Germany, on assignment when I heard an airman talking nearby and recognized the accent. “Excuse me,” I said, “are you by any chance from Southwestern Virginia?” “Yes, I am,” he answered. “How did you now?” “I recognized your accent,”

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Weekend celebrates Jamboree at 35 plus more fun in the area

As the weekend approaches, Mother Nature is predicted to provide slightly warmer temperatures in the 40 for the daytime but return to freezing overnights throughout. Best solution? Head to your favorite music venue and keep warm inside with grooving with the tunes and dancing the night away. Thursday night provides Will and Jodie (aka Junior

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Music and more for this weekend

Second weekend of November brings cooler weather and perhaps a chance of snow. It also brings many things to do for fun and entertainment in and around Floyd. The Lady Buffaloes volleyball squad heads for Pearisburg Thursday for a second-round regional match against Giles. The Fork Mountain Ramblers play at Buffalo Mountain Brewery in Floyd.

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Arts & Crafts Festival in Floyd this weekend

The annual Arts and Crafts Festival brings fans from around the region into Floyd this weekend for Saturday and Sunday of this week, signaling the start of October and Fall. Floyd County High School athletics also brings out sports fans Thursday and Friday with volleyball matches against Radford on Thursday and varsity football facing Giles

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Fun events for the final weekend of Sept.

Fun here in the country. Lots to do in and around Floyd this weekend. The events listed below come to us courtesy of The Floyd Tourism Office.  For additional information, please check out their website. Have fun and please be careful out there. Thu, Sep 26 Henry Hardt’s Mudcats Buffalo Mountain Brewery & McDaniel’s Tavern,

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