2023 Schedule posted this summer.

2022 Schedule

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2022 Schedule V5


Come on in and set up camp, play a few tunes and hang out with old and new friends…
7:30pm: Square Dance with the Hoppin’ Johnnies, Caller Nancy Mamlin


Carson’s Grove
4pm: Adult Individual Contests: Guitar, Mandolin and Other Stringed Instrument
7:00 Oak City Serenaders, opening for:

Larry Bellorín & Joe Troop

8:30pm: Band Contest
Dance Tent
4:30pm: Flat-footing Workshop, TBA
8:30pm: Square Dance with the Firescald Stringband, Caller Ruth Pershing
Coffee Barn
4:30pm: Workshop: Kids Intermediate Fiddle with Lillian Chase
6pm: Workshop: Twanging & Plucking – Clawhammer Banjo with Jake Owen


Carson’s Grove Stage
11:30am–1pm: Youth Individual Competitions (ages 15 and under): Youth Fiddle, Youth Banjo, Youth Other Instrument
1pm: Youth Dance Contest
1:30pm til Finished: Adult Individual Contests: Fiddle, Banjo, Folk Song
7:30pm: Clogging Performance with The Green Grass Cloggers
8:00pm: Band Contest Finale
End of Band Contest: Adult Dance Competition
Dance Tent
10am: Kids Clogging with Tampa Enoch-Reese
11am: Clogging Workshop with the Green Grass Cloggers
1pm: String Band Music of the NC Piedmont w/Wayne Martin, Evelyn Shaw, Gerry Overton, John Gaster and Patti Stutts
2:30pm: Music Maker Presents: Piedmont Blues & Gospel with Big Ron and Belinda Hunter 
5:15pm: Family Ssquare Dance, Workshop & CAKE WALK with the Hoppin’ Johnnies and Caller TBA
8pm: Country Dance with Hooverville
9:30: Rowdy Square Dance with The Five Points Rounders and Caller Nancy Mamlin
Coffee Barn:
11:30am: The Art of Old-Time Fiddle with Wayne Martin
12:30pm: Workshop: Appalachian Ballads with Cary Fridley
2pm: Workshop: NC Banjo Styles with Travis Stuart 
3:30pm: Workshop: Storytelling Blues with Big Ron Hunter
5:30pm: Workshop: Country Blues Fingerpicking, Carter Family Style with David Hughes
Kids Tent:
10am: Songs and Stories with Tim Wells
10am – 6pm: Open and supervised games and crafts including Spin Art, Cornhole, Masquerade Mask making, Popsicle Stick Building, Painting and paper crafts.
11am – 12pm: Hootenany Hayrides! Departs from road by the Kids Tent every 30 minutes, traveling around the grounds
1:30 – 4pm: Hootenany Hayrides! Departs from road by the Kids Tent every 30 minutes, traveling around the grounds
4pm: Make and Play Your Own Can-jo

*Please understand that schedules are subject to change.


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