Elk Creek Fiddler's Convention is held each year in the beautiful Elk Creek valley of Grayson County, on the 4th weekend in June. This fabulous event provides a sample of the variety of instruments and performers involved in the traditional music genre. The two-day convention has venues which offer the real experience "old time" music in intimate settings. Plan your trip today!
The Fries Fiddler's Convention is held at the Jamie Hyatt Arena and is always the weekend after the Galax Fiddler's Convention. The two-day event will give you a taste of real traditional and "old-time" music and will leave you thirsty for more. Plan your vacation around the Fries Fiddler's Convention.
Wayne Henderson is a Graysonite who has been nationally recognized for his musical skills and for high quality hand-crafted instruments he produces. The Wayne Henderson Music Festival and Guitar Competition is held in June at Grayson Highlands State Park. Check their website for more details.
The Albert Hash Memorial Festival is a great day of music, dance, crafts, food and fun! The festival, which takes place at the Grayson Highlands State Park in Grayson County, is held in honor of the beloved fiddle-maker and fiddler, Albert L. Hash. The purpose of the event is to preserve and promote traditional mountain music, dance, crafts, and instrument making.
Find out why Henry Whitter was a pioneer in traditional music. Come visit the Henry Whitter Festival to enjoy the sounds of great music in scenic Fries, Virginia.