Saturday, July 13th in Roxbury, Ct is the 39th annual Pickin’ n’ Fiddlin’ Contest. Sponsored by the Roxbury Volunteer Fire Department.
Last year was my first time attending the contest. Made some friends had some food. My kids met and hung around in the play area and made their own friends. It was a good time had by all on a hot summer day.
Seven different categories including Old Time Fiddle, Old Time Banjo, Mandolin, Bluegrass Banjo, Flat Pick Guitar, Finger Pick Guitar, Tricks & Fancy & Fiddle. Both in junior and senior divisions.
Bands play in between awards including legendary bluegrass musician Roger Sprung.
A playground is present, crafts, vendors, food. Plenty to do for the whole family.
$10 per adult
Children under 10 are free.