Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention

Friday June 9, 2017. Saturday June 10, 2017

LOCATION:

Newport Rec Center

434 Blue Grass Trail
Newport, VA 24128

East ZONE
Learning Opportunity
Participatory Event
Visual or Performing Arts

TIME:

June 9: 6-10 PM. June 10: 3-10 PM

This is an annual music festival to celebrate the life and music of local old-time fiddler Henry Reed, who lived in Glen Lyn, VA. This is the 15th year of the festival. It is organized as featured bluegrass and old-time band concerts on Friday evening and then individual and band competitions on Saturday (both bluegrass and old-time). Food and crafts vendors are available. This is a family friendly event. This is an official Crooked Road Affiliated Festival.

Tickets available onsite at the venue. $8 per person per day, camping is an additional $10 per person per day BACK TO ALL EVENTS