Contestants must be registered
by June 1, 2017.
All band mangers must report to
Office before 5 p.m. Friday.
No registration on the night of the
If not registered you cannot play in
Only string instruments will be
No electric instruments in
Contestants will be charged $20.00,
$10.00 refunded Saturday night after performance. Contestants must pay
contestant ticket, not general admission ticket.
ALL BANDS MUST PERFORM Friday and
Saturday night to be eligible for prizes.
ALL INDIVIDUALS will perform only
once, beginning Saturday at 9:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Adult dancers will perform after
band competition Saturday night. No money refund to dancers or
folk songs. Prizes awarded only.
Bands must register under band name,
individual members may also enter one other string instrument contest,
as well as folk singing and dancing if they desire. However, no
individual shall enter more than one string instrument besides their
To qualify, a band must consist of
at least 3 different string instruments, one being a fiddle or
No bluegrass banjo allowed in an
Only one instrument will be allowed
as accompaniment in any individual competition.
In filing entry, all contestants
agree that the sponsors may tape and record performances free of claim
Registered contestants will not be
reimbursed for general admission tickets.
Veterans Memorial Park has exclusive
right to reproduce any and all music played at the
No exceptions to any of the above rules.
No band will consist of over 6
The judges' decisions are final in all
No alcohol, drugs or pets (excluding dogs on a
leash, none allowed near stage or audience viewing area) allowed on
Band members that register for
individual competition will be refunded $10 of their contestant money
when they come off stage on Saturday night. Individuals that register
and not with a band will be refunded $10 of their contestant money. Band
members must perform Friday & Saturday. Children should
register on same form as adults. Indicate youth in your
Armbands must be worn at all times. Anyone
not wearing an armband will be asked to purchase one or leave the