Down From the Hills Festival and Annual Mississippi Bluegrass Competitions- May 18, 2013

Wayne Jerrolds from Savannah, TN is the 2013 Senior Fiddle Champ - for the second year in a row!

Wayne Jerrolds from Savannah, TN is the 2013 Senior Fiddle Champ - for the second year in a row!

 

Mark your calendars for May 18, 2013 : Magnolia Drive Bluegrass!

Down From the Hills Heritage Music Festival and State of Mississippi Bluegrass Championships 2014 are set Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Union County Fairgrounds in New Albany.  More than $8,000 will be given in awards in the following categories:  Bluegrass Band,  and the following in adult and youth- fiddle, banjo, guitar, mandolin, & dobro.   The sought after band Magnolia Drive will perform as well as others.  They are a hard playing traditional bluegrass band with a strong gospel grass sound. A Union County Piece Makers Quilt Show and Folk Art Event  will be part of Down From the Hills. Go to www.mississippifiddlers.com or call 662-538-0014.  Camper hookup available – call 662-534-1916.   Great jam sessions and shade tree picking.  $5 admission. This event is supported by Mississippi Arts Commission.

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Tyler White is the 2013 Fiddling Champion of the State of Mississippi.

Tyler White is the 2013 Fiddling Champion of the State of Mississippi.

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