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Kansas State Fiddling and Picking Championships

Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, noon to 6 p.m.

  • Where: South Park
  • Cost: Free
  • Age limit: All ages


The 32nd Kansas State Fiddling & Picking Championships include eight competitions: finger style and flat pick guitar, open fiddle, youth fiddle, banjo, mandolin, miscellaneous acoustic instruments, and ensemble folk singing. Competitors of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to compete.

Four concerts will be held throughout the day Sunday. Performing will be Bluestem, The Prairie Acre, Kansas Heart and The Bus Company. The festive atmosphere includes local food and drink vendors, artist’s booths with handmade items. Children and adults can create “Silly Hats with KT Walsh” and take part in the Rolling Prairie Learning Lab.

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