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Registration

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2014
REGISTRATION: Begins at 12:00 Noon 

CONTESTS: Begins at 7:00 PM

COMPETITIONS HELD ON FRIDAY NIGHT:

  • Harmonica
  • Mandolin
  • Bluegrass Banjo
  • Dulcimer
  • Dobro
  • Old Time Singing

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2014
REGISTRATION: 
7:45 AM - 8:30 AM

  • Beginning Fiddler (Ages 10 and under and 11 through 15)

8:00 AM

  • Guitar Finger Picking
  • Senior Fiddler
  • Old Time Banjo
  • Classic Old-Time Fiddler
  • Guitar Flat Pick
  • Bluegrass Band
  • Junior Fiddler
  • Old Time Band
  • Buck Dancing
  • Buck Dancing

CONTESTS:
Start at 8:30 AM, Finals at 6:00 PM

FINALS HELD ON SATURDAY NIGHT:

  • Beginning Fiddler( Ages 11 through 15)
  • Senior Fiddler
  • Classic Old-Time Fiddler
  • Bluegrass Band
  • Junior Fiddler
  • Old-Time Band
  • Buckdancing
  • Fiddle-Off

$11,870 Total Cash Prizes
$1,000 Cash Prize plus Trophy to Top Fiddler

  • Winners in all other categories will be selected from first round competition with no finals in these categories.
  • Admission ticket will pay the entry fee for one category of competition. Entry fees for additional categories is $3.00 each. Registration will close 30 minutes prior to beginning of each category competition.

Contact Larry Keenum at 256-233-8141 for more information.


CONTEST RULES
Download printable pdf version

Contests & Prizes


Friday Night - Starting at 7pm 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Harmonica $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Mandolin $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Bluegrass Banjo $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Dobro $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Dulcimer $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Old Time Singing $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
           
Saturday - Starting at 8:30am 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Beginning Fiddler (10 & Under) $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Beginning Fiddler (11-15) $300 $200 $100 $75 $50
Guitar Finger Pick (Finals) $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Senior Fiddler $500 $350 $250 $100 $75
Old Time Banjo (Finals) $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Classic Old-Time Fiddler $500 $350 $250 $100 $75
Guitar Flat Pick (Finals) $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Bluegrass Band $750 $500 $300 $200 $100
Junior Fiddler $500 $350 $250 $100 $75
Old Time Band $750 $500 $300 $200 $100
Buck Dancing (15 & Under) $100 $75 $50 $25 $10
Buck Dancing (16 & Over) $100 $75 $50 $25 $10




Instruments
The Guitar - Believe it or not the guitar is an untraditional blue grass instrument and associated with the term "new grass".

The Guitar


The Mandolin - A mandolin (Italian: mandolino) is a musical instrument in the lute family (plucked, or strummed).

The Mandolin


The Harmonica - The harmonica, also called French harp, blues harp, and mouth organ, is a free reed wind instrument.

The Harmonica
 
 

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