42nd Annual Bluegrass & Old-Time Fiddlers Convention

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42nd Annual Bluegrass & Old-Time Fiddlers Convention

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  • Gary Willard

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  • Veterans Memorial Park, 691 W. Lebanon Street
    Mount Airy NC 27030

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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 . This popular festival, established in 1972, is dedicated to old-time and bluegrass music, as well as dance. The Fiddlers Convention features solo and band competitions whose winners are awarded cash prizes.

The Bluegrass & Old-Time Convention takes place rain or shine at the Veterans Memorial Park in Mount Airy, North Carolina. Emcees for this year’s event are Lew Bode and Frank Bode.

Admission: $10 for Friday and Saturday, $15 for Contestants, Children 6 and under are FREE with paid Adult

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Latitude:

36° 30' 54.3594" / Longitude: -80° 37' 6.96"

Address:

Veterans Memorial Park, 691 W. Lebanon Street Mount Airy NC 27030

Special Directions:

From I-77

Exit 100 to Highway 89 East into Mount Airy. Pass under US 52 and turn LEFT at the next traffic light onto Independence Blvd. Cross the railroad tracks and turn LEFT at the traffic light at the top of the hill onto N. South St. Turn LEFT at the traffic light onto W. Lebanon Street. The entrance to the park will be just ahead on your left.


From I-74

Take Exit 11 to Highway 601 into Mount Airy. Hwy 601 turns into Rockford Street. Cross the Andy Griffith Parkway (US 52) and the railroad tracks. Turn LEFT onto N. South Street and take that to W. Lebanon Street. Turn LEFT and the entrance to the park will be just ahead on your left.


From Highway 52 North (Virginia)

Take the Andy Griffith Parkway (US 52) to the traffic light at Business 52 (W. Lebanon St) and turn LEFT (National Guard Armory is on the right at that light). Follow W. Lebanon Street approximately one mile to the park entrance on your right.


From Highway 52 South (Winston-Salem)

Continue on the Andy Griffith Parkway (US 52) to Starlite Road, one mile north of the Mayberry Mall on your right. Look for the “giant man” sign at the Starlight Rd intersection. Continue on Starlight Road and turn RIGHT onto W. Lebanon Street. Go 0.5 miles to entrance to the park on your right.

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