Culture & Identity
If you follow the James River down from Richmond, past Hopewell and the great river plantations, eventually, you pass the northern-most tip of Surry County and enter a region known as Western Tidewater.
With summer around the corner, where will you find Virginia Folklife Director Jon Lohman? Try visiting any one of these traditional music and cultural festivals across Virginia.
Exhibit exploring Nottoway of Virginia Indian Life, from pre-Jamestown to the present day was supported with a recent VFH grant to the Virginia Nottoway Indian Circle & Square Foundation.