From sculptures and woodworking to intricate paintings and glasswork, Patrick County is home to a thriving community of artists and craftsmen.

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Music Venues and Events

Bring your instrument and join a jam session, take in a local concert, or dance the day away at one of our music festivals.

Willis Gap Open Jam – Every Friday night, Willis Gap hosts an Open Jam. Willis Gap has been jammin’ for over 25 years and is a must-stop on the Crooked Road Virginia Heritage Trail.

Willis Gap Golden Oldies – The Willis Gap Community Center hosts a Golden Oldies Night on the last Tuesday of each month. Grab your dancing shoes and enjoy the hits from the 50s, 60s, and 70s.

First Fridays Summer Jam Series – Come by the Stuart Farmers Market at 6 PM to enjoy live music every first Friday in Summer. Admission is $5.

Patrick County Music Association – The Music Association offers monthly MUSIC JAMBOREES at the Rotary Field, Stuart, VA. Doors open at 4PM. Showtime 5PM It is FREE to the public. Acoustic Instruments Only.

The Coffee Break – The Coffee Break is a small, cozy diner located on Stuart’s Historic North Main Street. Local bluegrass musicians play in the diner every Tuesday morning.

Music Festivals

Patrick County hosts festivals year-round that attract musicians and music-lovers from across the country. Take a look at our events calendar for upcoming festivals.

Upcoming Events