May 16, 2015

Fiddle Festival 

 
Early Bird
Fiddle Festival 
Saturday, May 16, 2015
(Rain Date:  5-17-15)
10 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Berks County Heritage Center

 

Stroll on over to the Heritage Center to enjoy some toe-tappin', foot stompin' fiddle music. Bring lawn chairs or blankets & your favorite instrument and join in the musical fun by performing on the open stage.
 
10:00 a.m. -        Kick off with Ken Gehret
10:10-10:20 -     Norman & Wileen- Traditional Scottish Music
10:25-10:35 -     Steve Walker - Local Singer/Songwriter
10:40-11:30 -     OPEN Stage (10 minute spots)
11:30-12:15 -     Matt Miskie - Vocal & Guitar Music
12:20-1:05 -       Full Circle - Acoustic Music
1:10-1:40 -         Menidis Family w/ the DeLongs - Irish Music
1:45-2:30 -         Mountain Folk Youth Bluegrass Jam Group
2:30-4:30 -         Fiddle Contest - (register 10 am-2:30 pm)
Cash prizes awarded in EACH age group.10 & under, 11-18 and 19 & over & 3 Honorable Mention
plus Plaque for Best of Show Winner and Best Berks Country Tune on Fiddle
4:35-5:05 -         Butch Imhoff & Friends Acoustic Road Show
5:15-6:15 -         Cat Elwell & Saucony Grass - Bluegrass
6:15-7:00 -         OPEN Stage (10 minute spots)
 
 
RULES
 
 Fiddle Contest cash prizes sponsored by:

 


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Throughout the day, Full Circle will provide musical instruction & demonstrations for children in their "Half Circle Kid's Tent." Children can also visit our crafts tent where our volunteers will help them make musical instruments.

$2.00 parking donation. Arts & Crafts vendors throughout the day as well as PIG ROAST and many other refreshments will be available. For more information or directions, please call 610-374-8839.

Our friends in Lyons are having their Lyons Fiddle Festival soon. Click here for more info.

Location: Berks County Heritage Center
This event is 4 miles from you (19601).
10 AM - 7 PM
Contact: Cathy L. Wegener
Email: cwegener@countyofberks.com  
Phone: 610-374-8839

 

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