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The week-long Old Fiddlers Convention takes place in Felts Park the 2nd week of August each year, presented by Galax Moose Lodge #733. Musicians and fans from around the world come to perform and hear music on stage and in the campgrounds. It is the world’s oldest and largest fiddlers convention, started in 1935. The Historic Rex Theater at 113 E. Grayson St. in downtown Galax hosts a live radio show every Friday evening featuring stage performances of Bluegrass and Old Time bands. Blue Ridge Backroads Live is broadcast on WBRF 98.1FM and streamed live on the internet to a world-wide audience.