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Smoky Mountain Fiddlers Convention

Event Dates: September 06, 2013 - September 07, 2013

Description of Event

29th Smoky Mountain Fiddlers Convention

Toe tapping music is heard this time of year. Every year since the first Smoky Mountain Fiddlers Convention during the 1982 World's Fair, bluegrass musicians have been coming to Loudon, Tennessee to play, listen, and compete in this annual event. Each year it grows and has become the premier bluegrass competition of the area. This year the three name bands performing Friday evening include: Lonesome Meadow; Tom Brantley & Missionary Ridge; and Greenbriar.  Competition begins on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Over $5,000.00 in musician prize money.

Admission Fee: $15.00 Friday & Saturday; $10.00 Saturday only; Children under 12—free

Ages Event is Appropriate For: All ages

How to Get There

Take Exit 72 on Interstate 75 and follow the directions to Historic Downtown Loudon. Look for the Big Tent on Legion Field, rain or shine. Bring your lawn chairs.

For More Information, Contact:

Clayton Pangle
1075 Highway 321 N, Lenoir City, TN 37771
(865) 986-6822 · toll-free N/A · fax (865) 458-1206

shannon denise davis wrote on August 20, 2014: oes this event still take place?

Karen Michniacki wrote on April 21, 2014: Can you please tell me the dates of the 2014 Fiddlers Fest in Loudon, TN? thanks

Michael Boyd-Tellico Village wrote on September 01, 2013: This is a nice way to spend a Friday evening. Everybody who goes enjoys...

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Latitude: 35.739415200
Longitude: -84.334273300
Elevation: 755 FT (230 M)
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