Music is part of our history and culture…

As the true birthplace of country music, begin your Crooked Road Music tour here in Scott County, Virginia

Music is in our soul

No visit to Scott County is complete without deep exploration of our musical background

Hollow Ground

Allen Hicks Friday Night Jams

Pickers of all ages and skill level are invited to take the stage in a converted garage at the home of Allen Hicks in Nickelsville

Carter Family Fold

Carter Family Fold

Every Saturday night, visitors from around the world file into the Carter Family Fold to pay homage to the true father of old-time, bluegrass music–A.P. Carter.  This is the home place of A.P. , and his wife, Sara, who along with sister-in-law Maybelle Carter changed the sound of music.

Papa Joe Smiddy Mountain Music Fest

Held the Sunday of Labor Day weekend, the Papa Joe Smiddy Mountain Music Festival is a celebration of Appalachian music.

Kingsport Jazz Band

Upcoming Music Events

Special music festivals and events are held throughout the years.  Watch this space for a complete listing of upcoming musical events.