Numerous arts festivals are held in the New River Valley region.


An annual three-day music and arts festival held in Floyd, VA, featuring roots and progressive music from around the world.

Summer Arts Festival
Blacksburg / Virginia Tech Campus

An annual event, beginning in late May and ending in late August, presented as a joint effort by Virginia Tech and the town of Blacksburg. The Summer Arts Festival typically includes live theatre productions, gallery exhibitions, outdoor musical concerts, an Independence Day celebration sponsored by the town and a street festival sponsored by the Downtown Merchants Association.