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Berks County Early Bird Fiddle Fest

June 10, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

across-the-pond-2-002FREE EVENT! Join us to enjoy the sounds of traditional fiddle, old time, and bluegrass music all day! Concerts, fiddle contest, open stage, children’s activities, crafts, food and refreshments. Bring chairs and blankets for seating. Please no pets or alcohol.

Admission Cost: FREE

See location details below.

Schedule of Events:

10-10:05AM – Welcome

10:05-11AM – Kick off with Matt Miskie – Vocal and Guitar Music

11:10-12:15PM – The Martin Sisters Band – Swing & Texas Swing

12:25-1:20PM – OPEN STAGE (10 minute spots)

1:30-2:30PM – Harrisburg Mandolin Ensembleff-pickers-6-00000002

2:40-3:40PM – Full Circle Music Society – Acoustic Music

3:45-5:30PM – FIDDLE CONTEST (Register 10AM-3:15PM near stage)

Cash prizes awarded in each age group: 10& Under, 11-18, and 19& Over, & 3 Honorable Mention prizes

Best of Show Winner: Plaque sponsored by Mountain Folk Scholarship Fund

Best Berks Country Tune on Fiddle: Plaque presented for best farming, farm animal, or nature related fiddle tune

5:45-7PM – Across the Pond Concert – Celtic Music on High Octane

Children’s Activities:

-Half Circle Kid’s Tent – Musical Craft Tent

-Acoustic Road Show – Quick Guitar Workshop

RMF Operation Replay – Collection of Musical Instruments – BRING ONE to DONATE!

View Event Flyer Here: poster-2017-ff






June 10, 2017
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Event Category:


Berks County Parks


Berks County Heritage Center
1102 Red Bridge Road
Reading, PA 19605 United States
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