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49th Walnut Valley Festival

September 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2020

National Flat-Picking Championships
Winfield, KS

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49th Walnut Valley Festival

National Flat-Picking Championships
Winfield, KS

Sept. 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2020

2020 Accredited Contests

These state and regional championships are accredited by the Walnut Valley Association, complying with rules, regulations, and protocols set forth by Walnut Valley Association.  The winner of these championships receive one free Full-Festival Ticket to the Walnut Valley Festival and are guaranteed entry into their respective international, national or regional championship held each year the Third Weekend of September at the Walnut Valley Festival.

Thursday, February 20, 2020 through Saturday, February 22, 2020

  • Deep South Mountain Dulcimer Championship
  • Deep South Hammer Dulcimer Championship

Location

Calvary Baptist Church
1123 Hwy 42
Petal, MS 39465

Deep South Dulcimer Competition

Dulcimer Jamboree--CANCELLED

Thurday, April 23, 2020 through Saturday, April 25, 2020

  • Southern Regional Hammer Dulcimer Championship - Saturday, April 25, 2020
  • Southern Regional Mountain Dulcimer Championship - Saturday, April 25, 2020

More Info

Daren Dortin, Music Director
daren.dortin@arkansas.gov
870-269-3851

Location

Ozark Folk Center
1032 Park Avenue
Mountain View, AR 72560-6008

Website
Ozark Folk Center | State Park | Mountain View, Arkansas

Lone Star State Dulcimer Festival &

Texas State Dulcimer Championships

Friday, May 8, 2020 through Sunday, May 10, 2020

  • Texas State Hammer Dulcimer Championship, May 9, 2020
  • Texas State Mountain Dulcimer Championship, May 9, 2020

Lone Star State Dulcimer Society

Website

Location

Oakdale Park
1019 NE Barnard St
Glen Rose, TX 76043

Lone Star State Dulcimer Society

Arkansas Thumbpicking Workshops &

Finger Style Guitar Championships

Friday, May 15, 2020 through Saturday, May 16, 2020

  • Arkansas Thumbpicking Finger Style Guitar Championship - Saturday, May 16, 2020
  • Guitar Workshops

More Info

Daren Dortin, Music Director
daren.dortin@arkansas.gov
870-269-3851

Location

Ozark Folk Center
1032 Park Avenue
Mountain View, AR 72560-6008

Website
Ozark Folk Center | State Park | Mountain View, Arkansas

Ogden Music Festival &

Utah State Instrument Championships

Friday, May 29, 2020 through Sunday, May 31, 2020

  • Utah State Banjo Championship - Saturday, May 30, 2020
  • Utah State Flat Pick Guitar Championship - Sunday, May 31, 2020
  • Utah State Finger Style Guitar Championship - Saturday, May 30, 2020
  • Utah State Old Time Fiddle Championship - Sunday, May 30, 2020
  • Utah State Mandolin Championship - Sunday, May 31, 2020

More Info

Intermountain Acoustic Music Association
iamaprez@iamaweb.org

Website
Intermountain Acoustic Music Association

Location

Ft. Buenaventura
Ogden, UT 84401

Texas State Championships

Friday, May 3, through Saturday, May 4, 2019

  • Texas State Mandolin Championship -- Friday, May 3
  • Texas State Flat Pick Guitar Championship -- Friday, May 3
  • Texas State Banjo Championship -- Friday, May 4

More Info

Bluegrass Heritage Association
Attn: Alan Tompkins
P.O. Box 25032
Dallas, TX 75225
info@pearlbluegrass.com

Website

Location

Wyndham Garden Dallas North Hotel
2645 LBJ Freeway
Farmers Branch, TX 75234

Website

Indiana State Finger Style Guitar Championship

Friday, July 24, 2020 through Saturday, July 25, 2020

  • Indiana State Finger Style Guitar Championship
  • Please Note: Guitar workshops have been expanded to a fulll day on July 24, 2020

Location

Brown County Playhouse
70 South Van Buren Street
Nashville, Indiana 47448

Indiana State Fingerstyle Guitar Competition | Brown County, Indiana

Wyoming State Guitar Championships

Friday, July 24, 2020 through Sunday, July 26, 2020

  • Wyoming State Finger Style Guitar Championships - July 26, 2020
  • Wyoming State Flat Pick Guitar Championships - July 26, 2020

Location

Historic Triangle (Herschler) Park in Downtown Kemmerer
Pine Avenue
Kemmerer, Wyoming

The Oyster Ridge Music Festival

Office Hours

Post-Festival through May

Monday-Friday
9am-Noon; 1pm to 5pm

June through August 2nd

Monday-Friday
9am-5pm

August 3rd through September 7th

Monday-Friday
9am-5pm

Saturday
9am-1pm