Mark your calendars now to attend the FloydFest music festival in Virginia’s Blue Ridge in 2017!

This annual event, which has a reputation of being one of the best music festivals in the United States, is scheduled for July 26-30, 2017, and takes place near Milepost 170.5 on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia’s Blue Ridge.

This week, Across-The-Way Productions, the event organizer, announced its initial music lineup for next year’s festival and it features an eclectic mix of bands and performers who will bring five days of incredible live music to the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Some of the marquee acts in the 2017 lineup include:

  • Michael Franti & Spearhead
  • St. Paul & The Broken Bones
  • Railroad Earth
  • Shovels & Rope
  • White Denim
  • Turkuaz
  • Fruition
  • Nicola Cruz
  • The Steel Wheels
  • BIG Something
  • Shook Twins

You can find out more about the bands scheduled to attend by checking out the Lineup page on the FloydFest website, which is sure to receive many more great additions in the coming months.

With nine stages located on the festival grounds, you’re never far from finding a band in the middle of an amazing set.

In addition to the music, FloydFest also features opportunities to experience the outdoors with guided trips, art activities, and workshops.

Packages and tickets are already available for purchase on the FloydFest website, including various options for admission, camping, glamping, VIP access, and more. Click here for more info.

The following video highlights the fantastic vibe and spirit of the festival.

You can also check out our 2016 FloydFest Spotify Playlist to enjoy the sounds of the performers at this past year’s event. For more information about the 2017 festival, visit the official FloydFest website and check back regularly for exciting updates.