Tag: Music

70th edition of The Floyd Radio Show

Another great night of music, skits and entertainment at The Floyd Radio Show at The Country Store on Saturday. The music came from The Sunny Mountain Serenaders, a trio of old-time players featuring Mark Campbell on fiddler, Mac Traynham with banjo and harmonica and John Schwab on backup guitar; Gina Furtado on banjo, her sister

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Busy Valentines Day kicks off the weekend

Valentines Day 2019 arrives here in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwestern Virginia with sun and clouds and an expected high temperature of 55 degrees. Consider it a valentine from Mother Nature. Valentine’s Day also brings more events on a Thursday than even on a weekend day in Floyd. For fans of Floyd County High

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Good music & lots more for the weekend

After incredibly warm winter weather for this start of February, cooler weather returns for this second weekend of the Valentine month. Music — a constant here in our part of the Blue Ridge — provides The Friday Night Jamboree, the Jeff Little Trio at the Country Store on Saturday night along with Brad & the

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Lots to do on first weekend of February

Busy first weekend of February.  Basketball homecoming at Floyd County High School Friday night, Groundhog Day (in Pennsylvania), The Floyd Radio Show, Super Bowl parties and lots of music and more. Let the fun bring.  Selected events below courtesy of the Floyd Tourism Office.  for more details, check their website. Friday, February 1 FAA High

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Lots to do for this weekend

Here we are at the last weekend of January, the first month of 2019 and, perhaps, the first weekend where we have not had a winter storm watch or warning, no flood watch or warning and no high wind alerts. That, alone is reason enough and celebrate the weekend but it will be a chilly

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Weekend activities include snow & ice

Music, arts and more for Floyd County for this weekend, along with forecasts of a snow storm arriving Saturday evening and dropping the white stuff, along with ice n the area though Sunday night. Suggestion:  Check with the venues before venturing out on Saturday evening. Have a good weekend and keep an eye on the

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A busy Thanksgiving weekend ahead

Thanksgiving Weekend 2018 kicks off on Thursday with meals at Tuggles Gap, Check Elementary School, Ray’s Restaurant and Blue Ridge Cafe in Floyd. Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year, follows with open houses, sales and more at retail establishments throughout Floyd County.  Their motto and ours:  Shop locally! And, of course, the

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