2016 Fiddler's Convention

The Convention is from 10am-5pm on Saturday, February 6th with an evening concert beginning with a time TBD!

The ASU Old-Time Fiddlers Convention is held on the campus of Appalachian State University and is 100% student operated. This unique three-day event draws over 400 attendees from nine states and celebrates the rich musical and cultural history of the Appalachian region. Events include; concerts, instructional workshops, music competitions, a gathering of luthiers, as well as a handmade market featuring crafters from across the region.

General Info & Schedule of Events:



Friday, February 5th 2016


Saturday, February 6th 2016

Main Event (10am-5pm): Fiddlers Convention in Plemmons Student Union

Events on Saturday, February 7th include: contests throughout the day, a handmade market in International Hallway, a luthiers gathering in Blue Ridge Ballroom,and Workshops throughout the day!



Evening Concert Featuring: Brad Leftwich & The Hogwire String Band

Brad Leftwich & The Hogwire String Band - Check them out here!

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Where: Legends on the campus of Appalachian State University.

When: Saturday, February 6th, 2016, Time: TBD