Billy Crawford Band
The New River Blues Society presents Crawford, a stellar six-stringer from Bristol, Tennessee, with a resume that includes Deborah Coleman and Janiva Magness.
Into the Fog
String band from Raleigh, North Carolina, mixes up a variety of rootsy styles.
Friday Night Jamboree: The Farleys, Larry Sigmon & Martha Spencer, Tune Town Old Time String Band
Cut loose on the dance floor to some high quality bands.
Details: 6:30 p.m. The Floyd Country Store, Floyd. $12 seating, $8 general admission, $5 7-12, free 6-younger. 745-4563, floydcountrystore.com
Third Annual Cirque Du Floyd
With Jared Stout Band (Friday), Music Road Co (Saturday) and more
Hooping, magic, belly dancing, drum circles, juggling, clowning, fire dancing — and some really good music, too — are part of this circus.
Details: 5 p.m. Friday, noon Saturday. Chantilly Festival Farm, Floyd. $38.77, $22.85 ages 4-12 Friday-Saturday; $17.55, $12.24 4-12 Friday; $28.16, $17.55 4-12 Saturday via bit.ly/2H2Tp49. chantillyfarm.com
The Hot Seats
With Gap Civil
The headliner, a Richmond-based string band, has traveled intercontinentally with its music.
Newport Jamboree: Scott Fore, with County Connection
Flatpicking champeen Fore brings his skills to the jamboree. Bluegrasssers County Connection help end this season of Newport family shindigs.
Pulaski roots rockers with a playlist of good originals do their Dogtown debut.
Details: 8 p.m. Dogtown Roadhouse. $3. facebook.com/theantecedents