Visit Patrick County Events http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org Visit Patrick County Events Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:20:06 EST HD CMS en daily 1 http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1385 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1385 Tuesday, 25 July 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1350 Patrick County's FloydFest http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1350 Wednesday, 26 July 2017 00:00:00 EST A 5-day celebration of music and art nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia! Bridging the gap between genres, generations and cultures, the festival features over 50 performers on 10 stages! The 80-acre mountain plateau offers camping, a progressive ‘Global Village’ area of workshops and demonstrations, over 100 artisans and crafters, food offerings ranging from pulled-pork BBQ to fresh sushi to hand-churned ice cream, a comprehensive healing arts area, and a Children’s Universe, featuring stage performances geared toward children, puppetry, workshops, playground equipment and babysitting services. The festival is located at milepost 170.5 off the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway.   Price Information Entry, Camping, and Parking fees apply. Please visit www.floyfest.com/tickets for more details. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1402 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1402 Friday, 28 July 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1304 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1304 Friday, 28 July 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/220 Kibler Valley River Run http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/220 Saturday, 29 July 2017 08:00:00 EST Kibler Valley River Run has an activity to match everyone's interests whether guiding a kayak through the roaring whitewater or simply taking in the scenery of the Blue Ridge. Several hundred people gather along the headwaters of the Dan River for this ev Kibler Valley River Run has an activity to match everyone's interests whether guiding a kayak through the roaring whitewater or simply taking in the scenery of the Blue Ridge. Several hundred people gather along the headwaters of the Dan River for this event sponsored by the Red Bank Ruritan Club in Patrick County. Registration Fee: $25.00.  For information, contact Roger Gammons at 276-694-7190 or rogergammons@gmail.com. Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1319 Kibler Valley River Run http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1319 Saturday, 29 July 2017 08:00:00 EST The Kibler Valley River Run is a 5-mile downriver race held annually on the head waters of the Dan River in Ararat, VA.  Classes I and II for both canoe and kayak.  Kibler Valley has an activity to match everyone's interests whether guiding a ka The Kibler Valley River Run is a 5-mile downriver race held annually on the head waters of the Dan River in Ararat, VA.  Classes I and II for both canoe and kayak.  Kibler Valley has an activity to match everyone's interests whether guiding a kayak through the roaring whitewater or simply taking in the scenery of the Blue Ridge. Several hundred people gather along the headwaters of the Dan River for this event sponsored by the Red Bank Ruritan Club in Patrick County. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. on Kibler Valley Rd. in Claudville, VA. Race starts at 12:00 Noon. Entry fee of $25. 30 Plus categories of competition. Concessions available. Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1432 STEP Car Show http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1432 Saturday, 29 July 2017 10:00:00 EST Classic cars, street rods, muscle cars, trucks. Trophies, refreshments, 50/50, door prizes. Raises funds in support of nonprofit serving low-income families and individuals. Entry fee of $15 per vehicle to show; free general admission. Family friendly. Re Classic cars, street rods, muscle cars, trucks. Trophies, refreshments, 50/50, door prizes. Raises funds in support of nonprofit serving low-income families and individuals. Entry fee of $15 per vehicle to show; free general admission. Family friendly. Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1372 Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour at Poor Farmer's Farm http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1372 Saturday, 29 July 2017 15:00:00 EST Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour. Each Saturday, May - August. Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Poor Farmer's Farm 7958 Jeb Stuart Hwy Vesta, VA 24177 www.poorfarmersfarm.net (276) 952-2560 http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1336 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1336 Sunday, 30 July 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1386 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1386 Tuesday, 01 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1403 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1403 Friday, 04 August 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1305 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1305 Friday, 04 August 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1373 Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour at Poor Farmer's Farm http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1373 Saturday, 05 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour. Each Saturday, May - August. Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Poor Farmer's Farm 7958 Jeb Stuart Hwy Vesta, VA 24177 www.poorfarmersfarm.net (276) 952-2560 http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1337 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1337 Sunday, 06 August 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1387 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1387 Tuesday, 08 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1404 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1404 Friday, 11 August 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1306 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1306 Friday, 11 August 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1437 The Black Dog Beach Music Festival http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1437 Saturday, 12 August 2017 12:00:00 EST The Black Dog Beach Music Festival, August 12, 2017, noon to 5 p.m. The Black Dog Beach Music Festival, August 12, 2017, noon to 5 p.m. Featuring The Entertainers with performances from Steve Owens and Summertime and the Dancing Chicken Band, the annual beach music festival is held at the Nancy Morrisette Festival Field. This Blue Ridge Mountain favorite features wine, beer and food for sale and arts and craft vendors. Purchase advance discounted tickets online or for regular price at the gate. Chateau Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1374 Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour at Poor Farmer's Farm http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1374 Saturday, 12 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour. Each Saturday, May - August. Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Poor Farmer's Farm 7958 Jeb Stuart Hwy Vesta, VA 24177 www.poorfarmersfarm.net (276) 952-2560 http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1260 American Music at The Reynolds Homestead http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1260 Saturday, 12 August 2017 19:00:00 EST The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and No The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and North Carolina. These are all excellent examples of the heritage of music along The Crooked Road! These traditions have created a great wealth of musical material that is shared world-wide through its influence on contemporary musicians of many genre. January 8 - Youth Concert – Shadowgrass with Presley Barker February 12 - Gospel Concert - Celebrating Black History -  as always, free to the public!March 12 - Loose Strings Band (all ladies bluegrass from Galax) April 9 - Larry Sigmon and Martha Spencer (old-time and dance) May 27 - Music in Fairy Stone Park – Mac & Jenny Traynham, old-time duets -Shelter #2 -Free!July 1 - Music in Fairy Stone Park- Les Moore Trio, rhythm and blues at Shelter #2 -Free!August 12 - Music in Fairy Stone Park - Simple Gifts of the Blue Ridge - folk at Shelter #2 -Free!September 10 - Music on the Lawn - Johnny and Jeanette Williams- great bluegrass by national/local starsOctober 8 - Music at The Homestead - New Ballard Branch Bogtrotters ( Old-Time Music and Dance)November 12- Music at The Homestead - Acoustic Endeavors (Bluegrass with Tommy Morse) Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1338 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1338 Sunday, 13 August 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1388 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1388 Tuesday, 15 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1438 Book Club http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1438 Thursday, 17 August 2017 15:30:00 EST The Spencer-Penn Centre’s Book Club will meet August 17 in the Hylton Library at 3:30pm. The Spencer-Penn Centre’s Book Club will meet August 17 in the Hylton Library at 3:30pm.  Everyone is welcome, this is a free program. Book:  Murphy's Law by Rhys Bowen.  The first book in the Molly Murphy mystery series brings Molly Murphy to New York in the early 1900's and involves her in a murder at the Statue of Liberty.   Spencer Penn Center - Spencer, VA http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1405 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1405 Friday, 18 August 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1420 Virginia State Peach Festival http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1420 Friday, 18 August 2017 16:00:00 EST August 18th, begins at 4pm at Wayside Park in Stuart, VA. The Virginia State Peach Festival began in 1988 to recognize and promote the peach harvest of Patrick County. The Peach Festival events feature: music concerts, fresh local peaches, craft fair, historical demonstrations, and food vendors, and much more! There is no Admission Charge and Camping is available. Food vendors on site. Peach orchards represented. Peach desserts, peach ice cream, peach flavored drinks. Free parking. Local barbeque available. Wayside Park - Stuart, VA http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1307 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1307 Friday, 18 August 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1439 Annual Meadows of Dan Folk Fair http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1439 Saturday, 19 August 2017 10:00:00 EST Enjoy the annual fair with several musical venues, a play, horse drawn rides, old time craft demonstrations, food vendors, kids activities, craft and other items for sale, fudge factory, and much more. Fresh local grown peaches and other produce.  Pe Enjoy the annual fair with several musical venues, a play, horse drawn rides, old time craft demonstrations, food vendors, kids activities, craft and other items for sale, fudge factory, and much more. Fresh local grown peaches and other produce.  Peach fried pies, peach cobbler pie and peach ice cream.  Watch peach butter making in copper kettle.   Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1375 Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour at Poor Farmer's Farm http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1375 Saturday, 19 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour. Each Saturday, May - August. Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Poor Farmer's Farm 7958 Jeb Stuart Hwy Vesta, VA 24177 www.poorfarmersfarm.net (276) 952-2560 http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1442 Living in Rock Castle Gorge http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1442 Saturday, 19 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Living in Rock Castle Gorge Presentation by Dr. Anita Puckett, Director of the Appalachian Studies Program at Virginia Tech, will discuss her study of the community that lived in Rock Castle Gorge. Living in Rock Castle Gorge Presentation by Dr. Anita Puckett, Director of the Appalachian Studies Program at Virginia Tech, will discuss her study of the community that lived in Rock Castle Gorge. Montgomery-Floyd Regional Public Library, Community Room 321 West Main Street Floyd, VA 24091 (540) 745-2947   http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1339 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1339 Sunday, 20 August 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1446 Ice Cream Social http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1446 Sunday, 20 August 2017 14:00:00 EST Ice Cream Social supporting the Virginia Covered Bridge Festival Ice Cream Social at the Smith River Rescue Squad Building in Woolwine, VA. All proceeds will benefit the Virginia Covered Bridge Festival held in Woolwine, VA on the third Saturday in June. Come out and join the fun and fellowship, and enjoy a cool treat. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1389 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1389 Tuesday, 22 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1406 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1406 Friday, 25 August 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1308 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1308 Friday, 25 August 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1376 Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour at Poor Farmer's Farm http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1376 Saturday, 26 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Front Porch Bluegrass Gospel Hour. Each Saturday, May - August. Hungry Hillbilly Hotdogs, Pinto Beans, Cornbread, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw and Joyce's Homemade Fried Apple Pies will be served at each event. If anyone is interested in Jamming on our music stage after the Gospel Hour on Saturday's, please contact Joyce Green at (276) 952-2560. Poor Farmer's Farm 7958 Jeb Stuart Hwy Vesta, VA 24177 www.poorfarmersfarm.net (276) 952-2560 http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1355 Stanburn Stompin' Saturdays http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1355 Saturday, 26 August 2017 18:00:00 EST Our Stompin' Saturday festivals will be the 4th Saturday of each month from May through August. We will have a live band, food vendor, and fun for everyone starting at 6pm and lasting until 10pm. Come out and see us. May 27 – FATZJune 24 – Sou Our Stompin' Saturday festivals will be the 4th Saturday of each month from May through August. We will have a live band, food vendor, and fun for everyone starting at 6pm and lasting until 10pm. Come out and see us. May 27 – FATZJune 24 – Southern RemedyJuly 22 – Stone CanyonAugust 26 – Phonic 45 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1340 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1340 Sunday, 27 August 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1390 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1390 Tuesday, 29 August 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1288 Front Porch Fest http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1288 Friday, 01 September 2017 EST The festival is produced by a group of family, friends and funsters inspired by the idea that life is enriched by art, with music at its soul. Lovers of music come together in an intimate outdoor setting where the distinction between artist and audience i The festival is produced by a group of family, friends and funsters inspired by the idea that life is enriched by art, with music at its soul. Lovers of music come together in an intimate outdoor setting where the distinction between artist and audience is blurred. Local, regional and national musicians showcase their talent on three stages with no overlapping sets so that you never have to miss a beat. Front Porch Fest is a family friendly event, so bring the kids! They can groove to the tunes while doing arts & crafts in the Children’s Area. There is an Awareness Village, which provides information on different causes that are important to the area. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to camp with us! There is both field and woods camping on site, with food and merchandise vendors to help make your weekend more enjoyable. Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1407 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1407 Friday, 01 September 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1309 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1309 Friday, 01 September 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1341 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1341 Sunday, 03 September 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1391 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1391 Tuesday, 05 September 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1408 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1408 Friday, 08 September 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1310 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1310 Friday, 08 September 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1342 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1342 Sunday, 10 September 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1261 American Music at The Reynolds Homestead http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1261 Sunday, 10 September 2017 14:30:00 EST The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and No The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and North Carolina. These are all excellent examples of the heritage of music along The Crooked Road! These traditions have created a great wealth of musical material that is shared world-wide through its influence on contemporary musicians of many genre. January 8 - Youth Concert – Shadowgrass with Presley Barker February 12 - Gospel Concert - Celebrating Black History -  as always, free to the public!March 12 - Loose Strings Band (all ladies bluegrass from Galax) April 9 - Larry Sigmon and Martha Spencer (old-time and dance) May 27 - Music in Fairy Stone Park – Mac & Jenny Traynham, old-time duets -Shelter #2 -Free!July 1 - Music in Fairy Stone Park- Les Moore Trio, rhythm and blues at Shelter #2 -Free!August 12 - Music in Fairy Stone Park - Simple Gifts of the Blue Ridge - folk at Shelter #2 -Free!September 10 - Music on the Lawn - Johnny and Jeanette Williams- great bluegrass by national/local starsOctober 8 - Music at The Homestead - New Ballard Branch Bogtrotters ( Old-Time Music and Dance)November 12- Music at The Homestead - Acoustic Endeavors (Bluegrass with Tommy Morse) Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1392 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1392 Tuesday, 12 September 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1409 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1409 Friday, 15 September 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1311 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1311 Friday, 15 September 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1343 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1343 Sunday, 17 September 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1393 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1393 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1282 Patrick County Agricultural Fair http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1282 Tuesday, 19 September 2017 17:30:00 EST Come and enjoy our annual Patrick County Agricultural Fair. Great entertainment nightly, Miss Patrick County Fair Beauty Pageant, Four Wheeler Mud Bogging, Rodeo, Demolition Derby, Parade of Breeds Horse Show, agricultural exhibits, youth livestock shows, Come and enjoy our annual Patrick County Agricultural Fair. Great entertainment nightly, Miss Patrick County Fair Beauty Pageant, Four Wheeler Mud Bogging, Rodeo, Demolition Derby, Parade of Breeds Horse Show, agricultural exhibits, youth livestock shows, midway rides and games, exhibit building, and more! Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1410 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1410 Friday, 22 September 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1312 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1312 Friday, 22 September 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1440 The Virginia Faery Festival http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1440 Saturday, 23 September 2017 00:00:00 EST This year we have great VIP packages, sponsorship and volunteer opportunities, AMAZING performers, incredible vendors, more children's activities, and fun evening events for weekend campers. This year we have great VIP packages, sponsorship and volunteer opportunities, AMAZING performers, incredible vendors, more children's activities, and fun evening events for weekend campers. Get your tickets for the Virginia Faery Festival! Check the website for updates and details! 677 Spirithaven Lane, Stuart, VA 24171 www.VirginiaFaeryFestival.com 888-670-9082   http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1443 Hawk Watch on Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1443 Saturday, 23 September 2017 10:00:00 EST Hawk Watch on Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve presented by Lee Chichester, Master Falconer and staff member of Virginia's Natural Heritage Program. Hawk Watch on Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve presented by Lee Chichester, Master Falconer and staff member of Virginia's Natural Heritage Program. Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve Car pool from 902 Rock Castle Gorge Rd. Floyd, VA 24091 Just off of the Blue Ridge Parkway near Milepost 170. GPS coordinates 36°48'2.53"N, 80°22'16.80W erictichay@yahoo.com http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1344 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1344 Sunday, 24 September 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1394 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1394 Tuesday, 26 September 2017 15:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1411 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1411 Friday, 29 September 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1313 Willis Gap Community Center Open Jam http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1313 Friday, 29 September 2017 19:00:00 EST WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ri WILLIS  GAP  COMMUNTY CENTER  OPEN  JAM:   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT   7:00 pm until  10:00 pm.  Just minutes  from  Andy Griffith's hometown Mount Airty, NC (Mayberry) and just minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is Southern Hospitality at it's best. The Center has been jamming successfully for over eighteen  years. All skill levels are invited to attend. Bluegrass. Country, Old time is played during the jam, the Center also loves Gospel. Mr Otto Hiatt is Director for the order of the Jam. He plays the Large Base. Hotdogs, chips, snacks, and drinks available for purchase. All proceeds  go to the Willis Gap Community Center. The WGCC is available to rent for family, community, and church functions. Come out and visit the Willis Gap Community Open Jam;   bring your family, friends, and neighbors  for good music,  food, and (FAMILY)   fun.   DANCING IS PERMITTED. To rent bldg contact: Otto Hiatt 276 251 8548  ** Affiliate Partner of the Crooked Road Contact Person:  Mary Dellenback Hill   276 251 9906 cell 276 692 6561 Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1345 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1345 Sunday, 01 October 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1412 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1412 Friday, 06 October 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1278 Civil War Reenactment & Living History http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1278 Saturday, 07 October 2017 09:00:00 EST 26th Annual Civil War Encampment and Living History at the birthplace of Maj. Gen. J. E. B. Stuart, CSA. Begins at 9:00am, Saturday and Sunday, October 7-8, 2017 Event includes battle reenactments both days.  Live period music.  Authentic Civil 26th Annual Civil War Encampment and Living History at the birthplace of Maj. Gen. J. E. B. Stuart, CSA. Begins at 9:00am, Saturday and Sunday, October 7-8, 2017 Event includes battle reenactments both days.  Live period music.  Authentic Civil War Sutlers.  Food vendors.   Encampment with authentic Civil War camp sites.  300-400 soldiers in uniform both Union and Confederate.  Battle scenes includes horses and large cannons. Activities include: Saturday Night Dance, Saturday Candlelight Tour, Ladies dressed in period dress, Sunday morning church service with gospel music and preaching. The Birthplace Trust will  sell gift items such as books, prints, mugs, T-shirts and much more.  Authentic Civil War sutlers will be on hand with food and merchandise.  Sutlers and concessionaires include Ole Doc Bell’s period drinks, Southern Traditions fried pies, Windy Hill Orchards local produced apple cider, Stuart Wharton Camp of SCV, old time blacksmith demonstrations, North State Haberdashery military goods, Blackmon Pottery, Mad Hatter children’s toys, Possum Holler Sutlery, Patrick County Historical Society, JEB Stuart Camp 1598 SCV, and more. This event is sponsored by the Patrick County Tourism office in Stuart, VA.  Our guests from out of town are encouraged to visit Patrick County and “Experience the Simple Life.”  All proceeds of this event go toward preserving the Birthplace.     Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1444 The American Chestnut and the Blue Ridge Presentation http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1444 Saturday, 07 October 2017 15:00:00 EST The American Chestnut and the Blue Ridge presented by Dr. Ralph Lutts, historian, educator, naturalist, and a local authority on the American Chestnut trade in Patrick and Floyd County. The American Chestnut and the Blue Ridge presented by Dr. Ralph Lutts, historian, educator, naturalist, and a local authority on the American Chestnut trade in Patrick and Floyd County. Concord Primitive Baptist Church Meadows of Dan, VA 24120 erictichay@yahoo.com http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1346 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1346 Sunday, 08 October 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1262 American Music at The Reynolds Homestead http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1262 Sunday, 08 October 2017 14:30:00 EST The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and No The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and North Carolina. These are all excellent examples of the heritage of music along The Crooked Road! These traditions have created a great wealth of musical material that is shared world-wide through its influence on contemporary musicians of many genre. January 8 - Youth Concert – Shadowgrass with Presley Barker February 12 - Gospel Concert - Celebrating Black History -  as always, free to the public!March 12 - Loose Strings Band (all ladies bluegrass from Galax) April 9 - Larry Sigmon and Martha Spencer (old-time and dance) May 27 - Music in Fairy Stone Park – Mac & Jenny Traynham, old-time duets -Shelter #2 -Free!July 1 - Music in Fairy Stone Park- Les Moore Trio, rhythm and blues at Shelter #2 -Free!August 12 - Music in Fairy Stone Park - Simple Gifts of the Blue Ridge - folk at Shelter #2 -Free!September 10 - Music on the Lawn - Johnny and Jeanette Williams- great bluegrass by national/local starsOctober 8 - Music at The Homestead - New Ballard Branch Bogtrotters ( Old-Time Music and Dance)November 12- Music at The Homestead - Acoustic Endeavors (Bluegrass with Tommy Morse) Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1413 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1413 Friday, 13 October 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1347 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1347 Sunday, 15 October 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1414 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1414 Friday, 20 October 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1356 Apple Dumpling Festival http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1356 Saturday, 21 October 2017 10:00:00 EST Stuart's annual Apple Dumpling Festival is held in the quaint, historic "Depot" area in downtown Stuart, Virginia where the Danville and Western Railroad once ran the hills and valleys hauling products and people across Southern Virginia. At the festival Stuart's annual Apple Dumpling Festival is held in the quaint, historic "Depot" area in downtown Stuart, Virginia where the Danville and Western Railroad once ran the hills and valleys hauling products and people across Southern Virginia. At the festival there will be local and well known bands performing at the Farmer's Market stage area. Numerous artisans line the streets with unique Southwest arts and crafts. Come hungry and enjoy the abundance of delicious food from apple pies and apple butter to Stuart's famous apple dumplings. Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1348 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1348 Sunday, 22 October 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1415 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1415 Friday, 27 October 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1277 Ararat Ruritans' Annual BBQ http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1277 Saturday, 28 October 2017 12:00:00 EST Ararat Ruritans, Ararat, VA.   The Ararat Ruritans hold this 30th Annual BBQ each year on the last Sat, 28th October, 12:00pm  6:00 pm.   Located a few miles from The Blue Ridge Parkway,   a few miles from (Mayberry) the hometown Ararat Ruritans, Ararat, VA.   The Ararat Ruritans hold this 30th Annual BBQ each year on the last Sat, 28th October, 12:00pm  6:00 pm.   Located a few miles from The Blue Ridge Parkway,   a few miles from (Mayberry) the hometown of Andy Griffith in Mount Airy, NC.   You will not want to miss this southern hospitality of  good food, BBQ Chicken, Slaw, Potatoes, Baked Beans, Rolls, and Drinks,   good fellowship, and raise funds for the Ruritans, which in turn helps out in the Community of Ararat.    The Ruritans  Host  Ararat Community  Watch  with the Patrick County Sheirff Dept.  Also  contributes  $500.00 each year to Scholarship Fund for a Senior  at Patrick County High School.     Donations to Ararat Volunteer Fire Dept, Ararat Volunteer Rescue Squad, Blue Ridge Volunteer Rescue Squad, etc.  Also donations to needs in the Community.... All are invited to stop by, tourist, friends, neighbors, your guests, parents, grandparents, etc.    Eat in or take out!!! Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1349 Sunday Sounds at Chateua Morrisette http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1349 Sunday, 29 October 2017 13:00:00 EST Every Sunday June through October, enjoy award-winning wines, breathtaking views from the Blue Ridge, and an eclectic array of musical artists performing on Chateau Morrisette's Winery Courtyard 1 - 4p. Featuring jazz every first Sunday. Admission is free; wine and light café fare available. We suggest bringing seating as the dance tent tables may fill up. Savor every last drop of the weekend! http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1416 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1416 Friday, 03 November 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1417 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1417 Friday, 10 November 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1263 American Music at The Reynolds Homestead http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1263 Sunday, 12 November 2017 14:30:00 EST The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and No The American Music Concerts at The Reynolds Homestead will explore the roots of old-time, bluegrass, blues, jazz and gospel music…with artists from the wealth of talent in Patrick County as well as musicians from this region of Virginia and North Carolina. These are all excellent examples of the heritage of music along The Crooked Road! These traditions have created a great wealth of musical material that is shared world-wide through its influence on contemporary musicians of many genre. January 8 - Youth Concert – Shadowgrass with Presley Barker February 12 - Gospel Concert - Celebrating Black History -  as always, free to the public!March 12 - Loose Strings Band (all ladies bluegrass from Galax) April 9 - Larry Sigmon and Martha Spencer (old-time and dance) May 27 - Music in Fairy Stone Park – Mac & Jenny Traynham, old-time duets -Shelter #2 -Free!July 1 - Music in Fairy Stone Park- Les Moore Trio, rhythm and blues at Shelter #2 -Free!August 12 - Music in Fairy Stone Park - Simple Gifts of the Blue Ridge - folk at Shelter #2 -Free!September 10 - Music on the Lawn - Johnny and Jeanette Williams- great bluegrass by national/local starsOctober 8 - Music at The Homestead - New Ballard Branch Bogtrotters ( Old-Time Music and Dance)November 12- Music at The Homestead - Acoustic Endeavors (Bluegrass with Tommy Morse) Read more... http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1418 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1418 Friday, 17 November 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1419 Stuart Farmer's Market http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/1419 Friday, 24 November 2017 08:00:00 EST Locally grown produce available. http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/931 Fireworks on the Fourth of July http://www.visitpatrickcounty.org/events/details/ID/931 Saturday, 04 July 2020 22:00:00 EST Located in beautiful Dehart Park in the Town of Stuart, this annual event draws thousands of spectators. Check out our new "LOVE" sign and overlook, our new walking trails and so much more!