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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 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 & presentations from community members and campus partners, and a luthier's gathering. This event is free for students and the public. 


For information on this year's competition schedule, click here.
For information on competition rules, click here.
To sign up to participate in this year's luthier's gathering, click here.
If you are interested in facilitating a workshop or presentation, click here.
To learn more about our handmade market or to become a vendor, click here.


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