FloydFest X: That’s a wrap

FloydFest X wrapped Sunday, ending what is easily the 10-year-old festival’s best summer yet with sell-out crowds on Friday and Saturday, a solid lineup of performers, an expanding collection of vendors and more activities. At age 10, the one-time “hippie festival” has settled into a comfortable middle-age with a well-honed format that defies a bad […]

Quilts and music at Floyd Harvest Festival

The quilters worked inside the Floyd Country Store Friday as musicians Bernie Coveney, Chris Luster and Rob Neukirch played on stage during the fall Harvest Festival. Although rain dampened the spirits during the afternoon, the festival drew a large crowd during a morning breakfast and for most of the cool September day. Both the photo […]

Levon Helm rocks FloydFest 9

[slide] By the time rock and roll legend Levon Helm took the stage at FloydFest 9 Saturday night,  a nearly full moon hung over the Dreaming Creek stage and  it was obvious that the annual music event that bears Floyd’s name had become a legend of its own. FF founders Erica Johnson and Kris Hodges […]