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Abingdon Fiddlers Convention
June 16 - June 19
1ST ANNUAL FIDDLIN’ AT THE FAIRGROUNDS
OLDTIME AND BLUEGRASS FIDDLERS CONVENTION
JUNE 17-18, 2022
$6,000 IN PRIZE MONEY
Saturday, June 18: Golf Cart Parade begins at 10:00 AM through the campground. Prize will be rewarded for best decorated golf cart.
Convention begins 11:00 AM.Detailed scheduled will be posted soon. Classes will be offered both old-time and bluegrass
Adult & Youth Individual Competition Categories: 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)
We are excited to announce the Legendary, Tim White will be the weekend emcee. 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. A schedule of categories will be posted soon!! Not all individual categories will be offered both days.