83rd Annual Old Fiddlers Contest
Date(s) - May 30, 2014 - May 31, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Historic Downtown Courthouse Square
The 83rd annual Old Fiddlers Contest and Reunion is known nationwide, and as far as they know, it is the oldest such contest that has ran continuously year after year.
At 6 p.m., there will be an Acoustic Guitar Picking Competition for all ages. The Fiddlers Contest will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday morning, May 31st and will run throughout the day. Beginning at 8 p.m., there will be a country western band with professional musicians playing until Midnight for the famous Street Dance.
On Friday night, before the Fiddlers Contest, a Jam Session will take place on the courthouse lawn at 7 p.m. There will be concession stands along the sidewalks, and a carnival will be set up just off the Courthouse Square.