The Friday Night Jamboree

Music and dancing at The Friday Night Jamboree in Floyd — a historic venue that celebrates Old Time and Bluegrass music in the Blue Ridge Mountains and Southwestern Virginia. The dancing portion of Friday Night’s show featured the Earl White String Band,...

Friday Night Music

A beautiful, clear Friday night in Floyd means music on the streets of Floyd, The Friday Night Jamboree inside the Country Store and music in other venues in town and around the county. Also a good night to shoot video and put a short clip together.

Friday Night Jamboree

Floyd's Friday Night Jamboree from Doug Thompson on Vimeo. Yes, it was cold outside this weekend but the music and dancing was hot at The Friday Night Jamboree. Music from the Earl White String Band lit up the dance floor and the dancers hit the...
Tourism: Old as the hills around here

Tourism: Old as the hills around here

Interestingly, and sometimes controversially, tourism and the attention of traveling visitors are issues treated as things recent for Floyd County and the environs of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwestern Virginia. But tourism, as an active part of the county, goes...


The Friday Night Jamboree with a full house, a crowded dance floor, music on the streets and music from Mac & Jenny Traynham, Katie & The Bubbatones and The Lone Ivy String Band.