5th Annual Festival of Texas Fiddling
The Festival of Texas Fiddling and Texas Folklife are proud to present the 5th Annual Festival of Texas Fiddling at historic Twin Sisters Dance Hall in Blanco, Texas. The 2019 Festival features two days of Texas fiddling and dancing.
Texas has the most diverse array of fiddle music in the country, many of which will be represented at the Festival. These include Country, Creole, Western Swing, Texas Polish, Old Time, Tejano , and Son Huasteco.
The 5th Annual Festival of Texas Fiddling also features a symposium of scholars, musicians, and tradition bearers that will allow audience members to witness and join the conversation on the roots of Texas Fiddling and its evolution over the years. Scholars and musicians from all over the country will be in attendance.The Festival of Texas Fiddling was made possible in part by Humanities Texas, Texas Commission on the Arts, and the Center for Popular Music, Sherman and Co. Realtors, and BBR Partners
Camping is available at Twin Sisters Dance Hall with a separate ticket. It is not included in Festival admission.
2019 Performers Include:
Brian Marshall & the Texas Slavik Playboys
Belen Escobedo y Panfilo's Güera
Spencer & Rains Family Band
Trio Paseador Hidalguense