Including Atkins, Chilhowie, Marion, Saltville, and Whitetop

Smyth County

VIRGINIA

WEEKLY MUSIC & JAM SESSIONS

 

Smyth County

Monday – 7:00 PM– Smyth County Jam at the Chilhowie Lions Club http://www.smythcountyjam.com/

Tuesday – 6:00-9:30 – Salty Dog Jam at Saltville Coon Club -  Lake Drive, Saltville VA

               (276) 496-7509

Tuesday - 6:00 – 7:45  Music at  Wolfe's BBQ 138 E Main Marion VA www.wolfes-bbq.com

Friday – 6:30PM – Allison Gap Jamboree at the Allison Gap Community Center in Saltville VA

    (276) 496-7590

Friday – 7:30 – 10:30 - Chilhowie Lions Club Dance at the Chilhowie Lions Club (276) 686-6415

Friday – 7:00-8:00  - Gazebo – Hungry Mother State Park, Marion, VA (June, July & August)

Saturday 7:00-10:00 - Song of the Mountains – Lincoln Theater in Marion VA

   (one show each month)  http://songofthemountains.org/

 

Wythe County

Tuesday – 6:30 PM – Ms. Gerta’s Bluegrass Jam  http://gertashouseofmusic.com/   $ (423) 943-5600

 

Saturday (3rd Sat of month) 7:00 PM  WCC Bluegrass & Old-Time Jamboree  William F. Snyder Auditorium on the WCC campus, located at 1000 East Main Street in Wytheville.
276-223-4848  http://www.wcc.vccs.edu/about/bulletin/

Grayson County

Friday – 8PM – Rex Theater (Live broadcast) – Galax VA  http://www.rextheatergalax.com/

 

Washington County

Monday – 7-9PM – The Pickin’ Porch , 626 State St. Bristol  TN http://www.pickinporch.org/

Thursday – 6:30-9 PM  Acoustic Music Jam  - Abingdon Sr. Center, 300 Senior Drive, Abingdon VA

 

Scott County

Saturday – 7:30PM – The Carter Fold in  Hiltons  VA  http://www.carterfamilyfold.org/index.html

 

FESTIVALS

 

March 28-29, 2015 Whitetop Mountain Maple Festival – Whitetop VA

May 8-9, 2015   Naturalist Rally – Konnarock VA  http://www.mountrogersnaturalistrally.org/rallyinfo.html

May 15-17, 2015   Trail Days – Damascus VA  http://www.traildays.us/

May 17, 2015  Whitetop Mountain Ramp Festival – Whitetop VA http://mtrogersvfd-rs.com/

 

June 12 – 20, 2015 Mountains of Music Homecoming www.mtnsofmusic.com

June 20,  2015  Clinch Mountain Music Fest – Gate City VA (www.clinchfest.net)

June 20, 2015   Wayne C. Henderson Music Festival & Guitar Competition–Grayson Highlands State Park

June 20-27, 2015    Chautauqua Festival – Elizabeth Brown Memorial Park - Wytheville VA

 

July 17-19,  2015 Hungry Mother Festival–Hungry Mother State Park, Marion http://www.hungrymotherfestival.com/

July 22-26, 2015  Floyd Fest - www.floydfest.com

July 31 – Aug. 9, 2015 Virginia Highlands Festival – Abingdon VA  http://www.vahighlandsfestival.org/

July 24 -Aug 1,  2015  Rich Valley Fair & Horse Show, Rich Valley VA

 

July 31 – Aug. 1, 2015 – Carter Fold Festival – Hiltons  VA http://www.carterfamilyfold.org/

August 3-8, 2015   Old Fiddlers’ Convention – Galax VA  http://www.oldfiddlersconvention.com/

August 15-16, 2015 War Between the States Reenactment - Saltville VA http://www.saltville.org/?q=node/38

 

Sept 5-7,  2015 Saltville Labor Day Festival – Saltville VA http://www.saltville.org/?q=node/39

Sept 18-20, 2015 Rhythm & Roots Reunion – Bristol VA  http://www.bristolrhythm.com/

Sept 26-27, 2015  Grayson Highlands Fall Festival – Grayson Highlands State Park http://www.ghfallfestival.50megs.com/

Sept 25-27, 2015 Chilhowie Community Apple Festival – Chilhowie VA

 

 

October 11, 2015   Whitetop Mountain Molasses Festival – Whitetop VA

October 24, 2015 – Blue Ridge Folklife Festival – Ferrum VA http://blueridgefolklifefestival.com

 

OTHER SITES

 

Heartwood - Exit 14 Abingdon VA

Lincoln Theater, Marion VA

ACMA Mountain Music Museum  626 State St, Bristol TN

 

Crooked Road Venues – Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail

http://thecrookedroad.org/

 

Ralph Stanley Museum and Traditional Mountain Music Center – Clintwood VA

Country Cabin II  (Music Saturday 7:30 PM) – Norton VA

Carter Family Fold (Music Saturday 7:30 PM) – Hiltons VA

BCMA (www.birthplaceofcountrymusicalliance.net)

Rex Theater (Music Friday 8 PM) – Galax VA

6.  BLUE RIDGE MUSIC CENTER: Galax, Va., Milepost 213 on Blue Ridge Parkway,

7.  Floyd Country Store (Music Friday 6:30-10:30) – Floyd VA

8.  Blue Grass Institute & Museum at Ferrum College (Oct. Festival ) – Ferrum

Regional Visitor Center • 408 Whitetop Road • Chilhowie, VA 24319 • I-81, Exit 35

(276) 646-3306 • Toll Free 877-255-9928 • ron@visitvirginiamountains.com