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Recent & Up-Coming Events

Date : 20 / May / 2018

Topanga Banjo/Fiddle Contest and Folk Festival

Paramount Ranch, Agoura Hills, CA

Since 1961, Southern California’s Favorite Bluegrass, Old-Time and Folk Music Festival
MAY 20, 2018




  • This is a solo, percussive folk dance competition with music provided by a live band.
  • Competition registration categories are as follows: Youth (up to 12yrs) Young Adult (13-30) Adult (31-65) and Senior (66 and up).
  • Shoes must be worn on dancer’s feet, with or without taps.
  • All dancers will be required to dance either once or twice through a standard, old-time fiddle tune (approximately 30-60 seconds) with an introduction and a tag. Contestants will have the option to set the tempo, if they wish and let the musicians know if they prefer to dance once or twice through the tune.
  • All dancers will have the opportunity to choose the tune they will dance to in the competition from one of three tunes you can here
    here: http://topangabanjofiddle.org/FFD.html
    No other tune may be requested.


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