The Appalachian State Old-Time Fiddler's Convention is an annual event put on by the Appalachian Popular Programming Society's (APPS) Appalachian Heritage Council. This unique two-day event draws over 400 attendees from nine states and celebrates the rich musical and cultural history of the Appalachian region.

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Fiddler's Convention 2024

This year marks the 16th edition of Fiddler's Convention and is set to be held on Saturday, February 3rd, 2024 in the Plemmons Student Union. This year's Fiddler's Convention is set to feature the traditional slate of competitions, a revamped Handmade Market, workshops and presentations from community members and campus partners, and a luthier's gathering. This event is free for students and the public. 

We can't wait to welcome you back to the mountain this coming February!