Use our WalkGalax booklet to walk a mile around our town, discovering a bit of our past.
Or find some very neat shops currently open in our historical neighborhood here online!

Rex Theater, Galax VaLearn Downtown 

Read about the history of Galax’s buildings and town. What’s the story with our Old Time music? Where can I go to hear the bands?


Walk and Exercise Downtown GalaxPlay Downtown

Walk at the New River Trail State Park, workout at the downtown Rec center or take a walk on the measured footpath on the downtown sidewalks!


Shop Downtown Galax VAShop Downtown

Enjoy the unique shopping exeriences downtown, from music and book stores to stationery and antiques! Don’t forget your walking shoes!


Galax VA RestaurantsDine Downtown

From BBQ to homemade pies and cakes, Chinese to famouse grilled burgers and homemade daily specials, there’s something delicious for everyone!


List Your Downtown Business

List your business directory

If you have a business in one of our downtown buildings, or you have a building for sale downtown, please get in touch with us about listing your business or property! Our business directory rate is only $25 a year!


Featured Business


The Galax Florist, serving our community since 1928, is located at 122 W. Grayson St. In beautiful down town Galax. We  specialize  in happy customers and beautiful flowers! We provide arrangements for Birthdays, Anniversaries, Get Well, Weddings,  Holidays, Sympathy, Cemetary Vases, Stone Toppers, and Family Sprays.

We offer fresh flowers, enhanced dish gardens, silks for lasting beauty, and plants for special occasions and the home. We also design fruit baskets with floral arrangements.

We go the extra mile to make sure our customer receives a quality arrangement. We deliver to the surrounding area of Galax, Hillsville, Independence, and all the communities inbetween.