The Howling Craft Beer and Music Festival
With C2 & The Brothers Reed, 49 Winchester (Friday), The Black Lillies, Indieghost (Saturday) and more
Road trip alert: Rock and roots acts of both established and growing reputations descend on Abingdon’s brewery for two days of music that will go late into each night.
Details: 5 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. Saturday. Wolf Hills Brewing Co., Abingdon. $10 Friday, $20 Saturday, $27 weekend pass (plus online purchase fees). wolfhillsbrewing.com, theblacklillies.com, c2andthebrothersreed.com
Old Man Kelly
Folk from the land and sea from Liam “Old Man” Kelly, at Blacksburg’s new brewery.
Music Road Co.
Floyd-based band of all stars hits its home venue.
Post Bop Revival
It’s jazz night at Wytheville’s craft beer house.
This quartet covers some hip old blues songs.
Roanoke’s premiere bar rockers hit the Dogtown stage in Floyd.
Details: 8 p.m. Dogtown Roadhouse. $5. bit.ly/2oc67DG (band’s Facebook page)
Long Point String Band Trio
Beckley, West Virginia, old-time music outfit mixes in some bluegrass vibes.
Details: 5:30 p.m. Eastern Divide Brewing Co. Free. facebook.com/longpointstringband
Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno
Young and lauded folk/country singer Leva, from Lexington, and multi-instrumentalist Calcagno are just getting started.
Marion-based acoustic band plays Americana and classic rock.
Details: 8 p.m. 7 Dogs Brewpub. Free. facebook.com/virginiaremnants
Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives
With Folk Soul Revival, The Virginia Luthiers
Road trip alert: Hear one of the greatest headliners that country music has to offer at one of the genre’s hallowed venues.
Thursday Jams: Devon Gilfillian, with Carl Anderson
Hear original soul, blues and rock with vintage vibes from Gilfillian, who sparked a lot of interest at FloydFest last year.