Floyd Plein Air Festival Schedule
Proposed Schedule: Floyd Plein Air Festival 2017:
Monday, August 14 Apple Ridge Farm – Visit to Apple Ridge Farm to “get acquainted” with Floyd County – Open paint for artists – Welcome reception for artists, patrons, partners, and hosts in the evening
Tuesday, August 15 Blue Ridge Parkway & Beyond – Open paint for artists in the county and Dinner outing for the artists 6 – 8 pm TBA
Wednesday, August 16 Blue Ridge Parkway & Chateau Morrisette Winery– Artists paint the Parkway & surrounding areas
Wednesday, August 16 Chateau Morrisette Winery – Artist Demonstration, 1-3pm and Private Wine Tasting, 3-4pm
Thursday, August 17 Riverstone Organic Farm – Artists paint at the farm, Farm Tours, 3-4pm, Farm to Table Dinner with the artists, 6 – 10pm Artist works created during day will be available for sale.
Friday, August 18 Town of Floyd – Artists paint the town – Art Demonstration & Talk: Quick Paint Judge 1 – 3pm, Special Sunset & Night Paint, 7 – 10pm at the Friday Night Jamboree and the Artisan Market
Saturday, August 19 Chateau Morrisette – Quick Paint Competition & Awards, 9 – 12pm, Open Paint in the afternoon.
Gala Awards Reception – Best in Week & Quick Paint Competition Awarded, and “Wet” Painting Sale at Floyd Center for the Arts, 6 – 8:30pm ($10 admission if have not purchased Patron Weekly Pass)