About Floyd

Get to know us...

Floyd is situated on what is known as the Blue Ridge Plateau, a 50 mile wide section of the Appalachian Mountains that stretches from our eastern county-line, west to Mt. Rogers. The steep rise, known as the Blue Ridge Front, was originally the escarpment that rose to a relatively flat plateau. The undulating, rolling nature of the land nowadays was formed over millennia by the many rivers and creeks throughout.

 

Besides the natural beauty of the land, you’ll also find Floyd is a great place to experience the ‘slower pace’ of small-town life. Residents are friendly and readily offer directions or just good conversation. As a stop along the Crooked Road, we take great pride in our local musicians and their homegrown music. You’ll find them playing at many venues around the community and right on the sidewalks on weekends.

 

We’re also proud of our talented artisans and crafters, whose beautiful wares can be seen in our many fine galleries, weekend community markets, and yearly studio tours. And speaking of markets, make time to visit with our local farmers (May - October) at the Pavilion Market. You’ll find an amazing variety of exceptional quality products and produce.

 

  • Area Attractions

     

    AmRhein Wine Cellars

    9243 Patterson Drive :: Bent Mountain, VA :: 540.929.4632 :: website

     

    Bell Gallery and Garden

    Photography Art-Crafts-Gifts

    112 North Locust Street :: Downtown Floyd, VA :: 540.745.4494 :: website

     

    Blacksnake Meadery

    605 Buffalo Road :: Dugspur, VA 24325 :: 540.834.6172 :: website

     

    Blue Ridge Parkway * Blue Ridge Music Center

    Blue Ridge Parkway mile post 213 :: 276.236.5309 ext.113 :: 276.236.5309 ext.112 :: website

     

    Blue Ridge Tree Climbing, LLC

    Recreational tree climbing in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Discover the “magic” in the trees. Fun for all ages! “As your altitude changes so does your attitude”

    Meadows of Dan, VA :: 276.398.2639 :: website

     

    Buffalo Mountain Nature Preserve

    Directions available from Hotel Floyd or the Floyd Chamber of Commerce or see website for directions :: website

     

    Chic’s Antiques

    Much more than antique store

    125 West Main Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.4627

     

    County Sales

    Largest Selection of Bluegrass Music in the World!

    Talley's Alley :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.2001  :: website

     

    Fancies and Follies Antiques and Collectibles

    117 Needmore Lane, Floyd, VA  :: 540.745.7425 :: rick@rickparrish.com   :: website

     

    Finder’s Keepers Antiques and Varieties

    219 East Main Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.5336

     

    Floyd Artists Association Co-op

    featuring work of local artists. Paintings, pottery, jewelry, and more. Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday, 11am-5pm. Friday 11am-8pm. Sunday 1pm-4pm, or by appointment.

    The Station :: 203 South Locust Street :: 540.745.7367 :: website

     

    Floyd Community Market Artisan Market

    May through October every Friday 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Farmers Market every Saturday 8:00 A.M. to 12 Noon a project of Sustain Floyd.

    Downtown Floyd :: across from the Floyd County Store :: 205 South Locust Street

    :: website

     

    Floyd County Historical Society Museum

    Hours: Thursday, Friday, Saturday 12:00 Noon to 5:00 P.M.

    217 North Locust Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.3247 :: website

     

    Floyd Country Creamery

    Located on the lower level of the Winter Sun building, South Locust Street in Floyd. See ice cream being made and treat yourself to delicious homemade ice cream. Hours: Open Everyday: Monday through Thursday 11:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. -- Friday and Saturday 11:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. and Sunday 11:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.

    540.745CREM (2736)

     

    Floyd Fitness Center

    Full Gym Showers, large cedar sauna, trainers, classes. 1 mile from the stop light on Route 8 North. Day passes available; Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to Noon. Sundays & extended hours available to Hotel Floyd guests

    540.745.7867 :: website

     

    Floyd Professional Center FPC

    Help Desk and Community Amateur Radio Station. Promoting “All Things Floyd”

    201 East Main Street :: The Village Green, Suite 8 & 9 :: downtown Floyd, VA 24091 :: 540.808.2880

     

    Foggy Ridge Cider

    1328 Pineview Road :: Dugspur, VA 24325 :: 276.398.2337 :: website

     

    Harvest Moon Food Store

    During your visit in Floyd, come by the Harvest Moon Food Store where you can sample local & exotic fare every Saturday. Harvest Moon is a fun place to browse Everyday! "No other store like it . . ." Hours: Monday through Saturday 9:00 A.M. to 6:30 P.M. ; Sundays 12:00 Noon to 6:00 P.M.

    227 North Locust Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.4366 :: website

     

    Healing Tree Wellness Center

    Whole Body Health Assessment

    613 East Main Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.3030 :: website

     

    Jeanie O’Neill’s

    Main Street Boutique & Gallery

    Hours: Wed.-Sat. 1:00 to 5:00 PM or by Appointment.

    416 East Main Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.230.7546 :: jeanieoneill@swva.net

     

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    Living Light Wellness Center

    Offering Massage: Hot Stone, Swedish & Deep Tissue,

    Rolfing, Movement Classes, Yoga, Meditation Garden,

    Spa and Sauna

    175 Penn Avenue :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.5483 :: website

     

    Mabry Mill

    Restored gristmill/sawmill/woodworking shop and blacksmith shop. Restaurant and Gift Shop Closed for the Season; Will Reopen in April.

    266 Mabry Mill Rd :: Blue Ridge Parkway Mile Post 176.1 :: Meadows of Dan, VA 24120 :: 276.952.2947  :: website

     

    New Mountain Mercantile

    Representing over 100 local and regional artisans and craftsmen. Unique gifts including baskets, books, beads, candles, cards, stained glass, pottery, jewelry, and furniture. Monday through Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm. Friday night usually open till 8:00p – Sunday 11:00am to 5:00pm

    114A South Locust Street :: next door to Republic of Floyd :: Floyd, VA :: 540-745-4278 :: 114slocust@gmail.com

     

    Notebooks

    Hours; Mon.-Thurs. 10 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. – Fri./ Sat. 10 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. and Sunday 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.

    117 South Locust Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.3060

     

    Old Church Gallery

    Exhibits celebrate the arts, folklore, & stories of Floyd County. 110 Wilson Street, Floyd, Va. We're right around the corner off East Main Street;  540-745-2979

    Open Friday 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.; Saturday 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.; oldchurchgallery@swva.net

     

    Republic of Floyd

    Gifts, craft beers, chocolates, cigars... and so much more. Original and irresistible.

    114-B South Locust Street :: website

     

    School House Fabrics

    A sewing paradise! 3 floors of fabrics, yarn, craft supplies. Hours are Monday-Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.    N. Locust Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.4561 :: located on Route 8 in the town of Floyd

     

    16 Hands

    Open Studios Featuring pottery and woodworking from the region. Galleries open by appointment. Since 1998 studio tours offered twice yearly on Thanksgiving weekend and the first weekend in May.  :: website

     

    Sweet Providence Tree Farm

    Thurs.-Sat. 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.

    3263 Floyd Highway North :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.4000

     

    The Bread Basket Bakery

    Bulk Foods – Deli Tues., Thurs., Fri. 9:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. Wednesday 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.; Saturday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Closed Sunday and Monday

    2167 Webbs Mill Road :: Route 8 North :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.5382

     

    The Jacksonville Center for the Arts

    Art Galleries, open studios, and Gift Shop. Hours: Monday through Saturday 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.; Sundays Noon

    to 5:00 P.M. There's no admission fee to visiting the center - the exhibits, artists studios and gift shop are open to the public whenever the center is open.

    220 Parkway Lane :: Route 8 South :: 540.745.2784  :: website

     

    Therapeutic Massage of Floyd

    Assisting with Healthy Living

    Jody Minnich, Certified Massage Therapist

    Swedish - Deep Tissue - Myofascial - Shiatsu Massage - Reiki Master / Teacher

    short walk from Hotel Floyd off Main Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745.3295 :: website

     

    Troika Contemporary Crafts

    Hours: Wednesday and Thursday 12:00 Noon to 4:00 P.M.; Friday 12:00 Noon to

    8:00 P.M.; Saturday, 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M

    203 South Locust Street Suite A In the Station :: 540.745.8764 :: website

     

    Villa Appalaccia Winery

    Italian-inspired wines. Regular hours: Friday 11:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – Saturday 11:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. and Sunday 12:00 Noon to 4:30 P.M.

    Blue Ridge Parkway mp 170.5 :: 540.593.3100 :: website

     

    Wildfire Pots!

    WildFire Pots and Plenty! Has moved to the Northside Center, Highway 8 adjacent to the Floyd Community Garden. McCabe Coolidge offers demonstrations and instruction. Anne Vaughan Designs is the featured jeweler and Plenty! sponsors community food outreach programs.

     

    Woolly Jumper Yarns

    Located next to the Floyd Country Store, Wooly Jumper Yarns is Floyd's source for fine yarns, yarn crafting accessories, and classes. Winter Hours: Thursdays and Fridays 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Closed Sundays except for classes. Bring your knitting and crochet on Thursday evenings and join us for "Yarn Crafting Night" from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

    202 S. Locust Street :: Floyd, VA :: 540.745-KNIT (5648)  :: website

     

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