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Happy Valley Fiddlers' Convention

CHappy Valley Fiddler's Convention

Enjoy traditional music, dancing and food during the Historic Happy Valley Old-Time Fiddlers' Convention, held on Friday through Sunday of Labor Day Weekend. Family-friendly activities begin Friday night with a community dance and informal jam sessions. On Saturday, competitions will be held for players of fiddle, banjo, mandolin and autoharp. Sunday highlights sacred music, recognition of local traditional musicians, and special guests including the Kruger Brothers. The weekend also will include music instruction and clogging workshops, demonstrations by instrument makers, hayrides, kids' activities and food. The Fiddler's Convention will be held on the Jones Farm in Happy Valley. Admission is free on Friday and Sunday; on Saturday admission is $5 in advance and $10 at the gate. For directions, times and other information, visit www.happyvalleyfiddlers.com.

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The North Carolina Arts Council is a division of the Department of Cultural Resources, a state agency.
Susan Kluttz, Secretary; Pat McCrory, Governor

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