Welcome to the Fries Festivals and Events Website!
The Town of Fries would like to welcome you to our festivals and events. Our festivals are located on the scenic New River at Riverside Park in downtown Fries.
If you would like to learn more about the Town of Fries click here.
If you are interested in the Fries Fiddlers' Convention please visit their website. That is an event hosted by the Fries Fire Department.
2015 Fries, VA Festival Dates
- May 9th - Henry Whitter Festival
- Thursday Jam -Every Thursday Night Fries Community Center 6:00-9:00
- Fries MUSIC JAM Catch the Fun
- July 4th - Independence Day
- August 14th -15th - Fries Fiddlers' Convention
- August 1st - New River Trail Duathlon
- October 3 - Festival by the River
- October 17th - New River Trail Races
- December 5th - Christmas on the Mountain
Thank you, Joe Wilson, for coming to Fries, sitting at a table in the Corner Cafe, Here the concept for the Crooked Road was conceived.
A Part of the National Endowment for the Arts, Historian, and a lover of Old Time and Bluegrass Music
In Honor and Remembrance 0f:
Cliffview Church Sunday, June 28, 2015 10:45am
FRIES 4th of July CELEBRATION
PARADE 11:00 (lineup beginning at 10:00am)
After the parade join everyone for hotdogs, games, and music in FRIES TOWN PARK
Bills' Helicopter Rides
NEW RIVER BELL ENSEMBLE CONCERT SERIES
JUNE 19TH 7:00pm HISTORIC 1908 COURTHOUSE
JUNE 21ST 3:00pm FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
CHAUTAUQUA HOT AIR BALLOON GLOW
JUNE 19, 7:00pm FRONT LAWN OF WYTHEVILLE, COMMUNITY COLLEGE
DJ INFLATABLES AND FOOD TRUCKS
SOME ENCHANTED EVENING
The Songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein
A Galax Theatre Guild Production
ONE NIGHT ONLY! Benefit Performance! All proceeds go to Fries
Friday June 19th at 7:00pm Admission by Donations
276-238-1217 for more information
Fries Community Center Renovating Committee
Example of Local Craftsman workmanship
Our festivals offer a terrific selection of food, craft and other vendors. If you would like to serve as a vendor for any of our festivals click here to download the vendor packet