Grand Master Fiddler Championship
Grand Master Fiddler Championship

Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 2

   8:30 –   9:45 am   Contestant Registration

   9:45 – 10:00 am   Welcome and National Anthem (Jacie Sites)

 10:00 – 11:30 pm  Youth Competition - Preliminary Round (up to 25 fiddlers)

 11:30 – 12:30 pm  Traditional Competition - Preliminary Round (up to 15 fiddlers)

                                   Announcements - Finalists for Youth Competition

12:30 –   1:30 pm   BREAK - Lunch

  1:30 –   3:00 pm   Open Competition - Preliminary Round (up to 30 fiddlers)

                                  Announcements - Finalists for Traditional Competition

   3:00 –   3:30 pm  Accompanist Competition - (up to 10 accompanists)

   3:30 –   4:00 pm  Entertainment – Mike Snider "Star of the Grand Ole Opry"

   4:00 –   4:15 pm  Announcements - Finalists for Open Competition and Accompanist Winners

 

Sunday, September 3

   9:00 –   9:45 am   Contestant Check-in

   9:45 – 10:00 am  Welcome and National Anthem (Jacie Sites)

 10:00 – 12:30 pm  Open Competition – Finals Round (up to 25 fiddlers)

 12:30 –   1:30 pm  Youth Competition – Championship Round (10 fiddlers)

                                   Announcements – Top 10 for Open Competition

   1:30 –   2:30 pm  Traditional Competition - Championship Round (10 fiddlers)

                                   Announcements – Youth Competition Winners

   2:30 –   4:00 pm  Open Competition - Championship Round (10 fiddlers)

                                   Announcements – Robert C. Byrd Traditional Competition Winners

   4:00 –   4:30 pm  Entertainment – The Riders In The Sky "America's Favorite Cowboys"

   4:30 –   4:45 pm  Announcement - Dr. Perry F. Harris Award – Larry Franklin

   4:45 –   5:00 pm  Announcement - Open Competition Winners, Charlie Bush Award