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over 45 trail sites in the heart
   of the Blue Ridge Mountains

 June Tour Highlights


#8 Marsha Slopey Paulekas’ Studio/Gallery: On-going demos and guest participation in a rotation painting, children’s activities


#12 Poor Farm Pottery: Children 12 and under can decorate a mug for $15 (limit 1 per child) on Sat-Sun from 1-3pm. Limited to first 30, must be with an adult. Pick up following weekend or have shipped.


#14 River Farm Studios: Luthier demonstrations & jamming, glass flameworking demos


#29 Wildwood Farms: Daylily/Gardening Seminar on Sat. 2-3pm & music from 7-9pm


#31 Ocotilla’s Mountainside Alpacas: demonstration of fleece preparation, hand loom and spinning


#32 Riverstone Organic Farm: Farm tour and tastings, Sat. 10-3pm. Plant sale!


#34 Spikenard Honeybee Sanctuary: Talk on the plight of the honeybee by Gunther Hauk, Sat. at 1pm


#35 Apple Ridge Farm: Artisan booths & hikes Sun. 12-5pm, free concert Sun. 2-5pm


#38 Chateau Morrisette: Free concert Sun. 1-4pm, tastings & tours


More events to be added as confirmed.



The Jacksonville Center for the Arts, host organization of the trail, will have a number of on-going activities during the June Tour: 


-Glassworking, blacksmithing, and pottery demos


-Gallery Opening Reception, June 11 at 5pm- open to the public!


-Annual New Works Exhibition, June 3 to July 30, 2016, Hayloft Gallery


-Photography by Aileen Fletcher, June 7 to August 6, 2016, Falcon Gallery


-Floyd County High School Exhibition, June 7 to August 6, 2016, Breezeway Gallery


-Floyd Contra Dance on June 11