The Yadkin Arts Council, in partnership with the band Hickory Bend, are thrilled to be hosting the 35th Annual Yadkin Valley Bluegrass & Old Time Convention, with the first round of competitions beginning at 1pm in the Yadkinville Elementary School Multi-Purpose Center.
Musicians of all ages are welcome to perform and compete in front of a live audience full of their family and friends from the Bluegrass & Old Time community. From live competitions to impromptu jam sessions, the toe-tapping sounds of this classic American style of music will be heard throughout the campus of Yadkinville Elementary School all afternoon and evening. The Convention features $5,400 in prizes that is spread among the top five Bluegrass & Old Time Bands and the top three individual junior and senior performers.
Doors for this event and registration opens at 12:00 pm with Individual Competitions starting at 1:00 pm and Band Competitions starting at 7:30 pm.
Concessions will be available for purchase at this event (alcohol is prohibited).