Blue Ridge Music Center

700 Foothills Rd.
Galax, VA 24333- Map It
(276) 236-5309

AAA Editor Notes

Blue Ridge Music Center is at Milepost 213, 10 mi. s. of Galax, Va. The natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Parkway is the backdrop for concerts, performances and special events held at this facility. Banjos and fiddles frequent the main outdoor stage and the center's indoor theater. Midday Mountain Musicians perform in the visitor center breezeway. Evening concerts are offered on weekends. The state-of-the-art Roots of American Music Museum explores the history, development and cultural impact of the music made in this region. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available. Time: Allow 45 minutes minimum.
Visitor center, museum and Midday Mountain Musicians performances free. Mainstage concerts $5-$20.
Hours: Daily 10-5 (open later on concert nights), mid-May to late Oct.; Thurs.-Mon. 10-5, early to mid-May. Midday Mountain Musicians perform daily noon-4. Mainstage concert schedule varies; phone ahead.