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Albert Hash Memorial Festival 2021

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Annual Albert Hash Festival to be held September 4th, 2021.

The 2021 Albert Hash Memorial Festival will be held Saturday, September 4th at Grayson Highlands State Park in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia. The festival will take place at the park’s Henderson Stage picnic area. The day-long festival runs from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Rain or shine, bring a lawn chair. Food and crafts available!


The crowd gathers for the Albert Hash Memorial Festival

 The festival honors beloved fiddler and fiddle-maker Albert L. Hash, a man known for his dedication to old time music and his impact on generations of musicians.   The festival hopes to preserve and promote traditional mountain music, dance, crafts and instrument making, while honoring Albert Hash and giving back to the community through music.

Local crafts, concessions, and plenty of dancing will take place along with special music and dance performances and instrument making displays.

Performer list includes:

REDD VOLKAERT

WHITETOP MOUNTAIN BAND
CROOKED ROAD RAMBLERS
LARRY SIGMON & MARTHA SPENCER

GAP CIVIL 

There is a $10 per person admission fee and there will be a state park vehicle parking fee. Children 12 years-old and younger are free. The Albert Hash Festival is a community event made possible by volunteers.

 For further information, or to serve as a volunteer during the festival, contact wtmbbanjo@hotmail.com. There will also be a collection of Albert Hash fiddles on display at the festival this year. If anyone has an Albert Hash fiddle and would like to bring it for display, you may also contact wtmbbanjo@hotmail.com. Crafters and luthiers interested in displaying can call 276-579-4322.

www.alberthashmemorialfestival.com

https://www.facebook.com/Albert-Hash-Memorial-Festival-140126196016467/

For more information on Grayson Highlands, go to www.virginiastateparks.gov or call toll-free 1-800-933-7275 (PARK).

 

Grayson Highlands State Park

829 Grayson Highland Ln.

Mouth of Wilson, VA 24363-3581

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Date:
September 4
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Website:
www.alberthashmemorialfestival.com

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Grayson Highlands State Park
829 Grayson Highland Ln
Mouth of Wilson, VA 24363
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