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48th Walnut Valley Festival

National Flat-Picking Championships

Sept. 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 2019

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2018 Luthiers

Prize Guitars at the Walnut Valley Festival
Prize Banjos at the Walnut Valley Festival
Prize Mandolins at the Walnut Valley Festival

These fine luthiers have given contest prize instruments in recent years and have representatives at the Festival:

Please thank them for their support!

Guitars

Bourgeois Guitars, Lewiston, ME
Collings Guitars, Inc., Austin, TX
J. W. Gallagher & Son Wartrace, TN
Jean Larrivee Guitars, Inc. Oxnard, CA
Martin Guitar Company, Nazareth, PA
Taylor Guitars, El Cajon, CA

Mandolins

Clark Mandolins, Boise, ID
Collings Guitars, Inc., Austin, TX
Eastman Guitars & Mandolins, Polmona, CA
Ellis Mandolins, Austin, TX

Violins

Beautiful Music Violin Shop, Lawrence, KS

Hammer Dulcimers

~Cloud Nine~ Musical Instruments, Michael C. Allen Ostrander, OH
Russell Cook/MasterWorks, Bennington, OK
Mike Huddleson Stringed Instruments, Wichita, KS

Mountain Dulcimers

The Dulcimer Shoppe/McSpadden Dulcimers, Mountain View, AR

Autoharps

d’Aigle Autoharps, Pete Daigle SeaTac, WA
The Dulcimer Shoppe/McSpadden Dulcimers, Mountain View, AR
Oscar Schmidt, Buffalo Grove, IL
Whippoorwill Acoustics, Columbia, IN

Banjos

Deering Banjo Co., Spring Valley, CA
Ome Banjos, Boulder, CO

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