UNION GROVE — The Union Grove Old Time Fiddlers’ Convention is slated for Friday and Saturday at VanHoy Farms Family Campground between Union Grove and Harmony.
The convention offers competition for bluegrass and old-time bands and individuals in youth and adult categories, plus a dance contest for all ages.
Competition gets underway at 6 p.m. on Friday and continues until Saturday night, when cash prizes and ribbons are awarded to winners. It also features camping, workshops, instrument makers, food vendors, cloggers and more.
Admission is $10 Friday, $15 on Saturday, or for a weekend ticket, $20 in advance or $25 at the gate. Kids 12 and younger are admitted free.
For details, see www.vanhoyfarms.com/fiddlers-convention/, email [email protected] or call 704-539-5493. The campground is at 724 Jericho Road, just off I-77 and N.C. 901.