There is a great fiddler's convention coming up this weekend and we wanted to let everyone know about it! It's in beautiful Mount Airy, NC - home of Mayberry Days. Here is some information about the fiddler's convention:
June 6-7: The Old-Time music tradition born in Surry County and the sounds of sweet music will carry throughout the Blue Ridge Mountains from local, national and international musicians at the Annual Mount Airy Old-Time Fiddlers Convention at Veterans Memorial Park in Mount Airy, North Carolina.
Always held the first weekend in June, this family friendly event brings together musicians and fans for two full days of competition, jam sessions, dancing, singing, education, and family entertainment. The popular festival, established in 1972, is dedicated to old-time and bluegrass music, as well as dance. The Fiddler's Convention features solo and band competitions shoe winners are awarded cash prizes.