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
- October 3 - Festival by the River
- October 17th - New River Trail Races
- December 5th - Christmas on the Mountain
Fries Information Center/Gift Shop
A Journey to Fries, Virginia - Video
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:
Fries Community Center Renovating Committee
FRIES THEATER RENOVATION
Sending out a request for Special Quilts
Quilts that have a meaning to you as an individual citizen of Fries
A Quilt placed in Memory of a Special Fries Person
OR a Quilt with a story that you would like to share with everyone.
Your Quilts would be framed and perserved; with a plaque beneath each one,
to tell the Story or in Memory of Whomever,
placed on the walls of the FRIES THEATER for all that enters to enjoy.
Call: Kit Marshall (276) 237-5430
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