***SAVE THE DATE***
2ND ANNUAL ABINGDON
OLD-TIME AND BLUEGRASS FIDDLERS CONVENTION
WILL BE THE 2ND WEEKEND IN JUNE.
JUNE 9-10, 2023
The 1st annual Abingdon Fiddlers Convention was a lot of fun, we want to thank you for making it a success. Click here to fill out our survey to help us make 2023 bigger and better.
STAY TUNED FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT 2023!!
PRIZE MONEY & AWARDS
Rules for Competition Click HERE
***NOTE - Songs and tunes must be part of the public domain or original to the performer only. No copyrighted material.
Competition Registration Click HERE
Categories Click Here
Sponsorship opportunity Click HERE
Bands are encouraged to play both nights, but it is not required. Highest score will be used in judging. Individuals are encouraged to play in different categories and may compete both nights, highest score will be used. Not all individual categories will be offered both days.
Adult & Youth Individual Competition:
Fiddle (Bluegrass & Old Time), Guitar, Bass, Mandolin, Banjo (Claw hammer & Bluegrass), Autoharp, Dulcimer, Dobro, Folk Song, Flatfoot, Dance, Harmonica & Best All Around. Adult and Youth are eligible to compete in two individual categories.
Band Competition: (1st place winner of Adult Band Competition will be invited to play at Song of The Mountains in Marion, VA)
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***Note: Being the 1st Abingdon Fiddlers' Convention, the schedule is subject to change without notice. Updates will be made closer to convention. Also, will be updated on social media. Pre-Registration and Camping Reservations highly recommended. Washington County Fairgrounds and The Abingdon Fiddlers’ Convention is not responsible for theft or damage to property or any bodily injury. Your attendance and participation in this event is an express waiver of any and all event and premise liability for theft or damage to property or any bodily injury occurring on the premises or during the course of the event.