Summer Festivals

Jump into Virginia's festivals celebrating local crafts, heritage, regional produce and music!

July, August and September in Orkney Springs – The Shenandoah Valley Music Festival is the longest running outdoor music festival in the mid-Atlantic.

Galax - HoustonFest honors the memory of Houston Kyle Caldwell. Numerous talented performers have stepped up to show their love and support of Houston and his family by contributing time and talent for the festival.

Southwest Virginia - Mountains of Music Homecoming celebrates the rich traditional music heritage, cultural amenities, history, and outdoor environment of communities throughout Southwest Virginia.

Floyd - FloydFest - A 5-day celebration of music and art nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia!

Galax - The world's largest and oldest fiddlers' convention is the Galax Old Fiddlers' Convention.

Richmond - Don't miss The Richmond Jazz Festival, the nation's premier jazz festival, at Maymont.

Arrington - Four days of music at Lockn' Music Festival with an emphasis on stellar music, camping, outdoor activities, regional food, beverages and artisans.

Virginia Beach - The sounds of rock, jazz, country, R&B, and more flood the Virginia Beach oceanfront for three sun-filled days over Labor Day Weekend at the American Music Festival.