Old Cranks Motorcar Museum and Ice Cream Shop hosts an eclectic collection of vintage automobiles including examples of a very early one cylinder Orient Buckboard, a Stanley Steam Car, a Detroit Electric Auto and many others. There are Hit & Miss Gas engines, and coming soon: Antique Farm Equipment.
Old Cranks RV Park is located on the same property and next to Felts Park, the site of the Galax Fiddlers Convention. It is less than one mile from the cultural district of downtown Galax (http://galaxva.com) and an easy bicycling mile from the Galax terminus of the New River Trail State Park.
The First Annual HoustonFest will be held May 6-7 in Felts Park, Galax, VA. Over 24 different bands and musicians will perform. The festival commemorates the memory of Houston Caldwell a young musician whose life was tragically shortened in an auto accident. Camping is available behind Old Cranks Motorcar Museum in the Old Cranks Campground. Call 276 236-4301 for information.