Hoppin’ John Old-Time and Bluegrass Fiddler’s Convention: 14th Annual Event

( Fri., Sep. 17, 2021 - Sat., Sep. 18, 2021 )

Shakori Hills, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Rd, Pittsboro, NC 27312


After taking a break during the height of COVID-19 in 2020, the Hoppin’ John Old-Time and Bluegrass Fiddlers’ Convention is back! Known by locals as simply, “Hoppin’ John,” the 14th annual event will present an exciting line-up of talented musicians eager to hit the stage. Hoppin’ John, the only fiddlers’ convention in the Piedmont, offers string band and instrument contests, concerts, workshops and family activities for music lovers of all ages. With the added benefit of on-site camping at this event, jam sessions will be happening around the clock on the campgrounds.


The event will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result dated within 72 hours.


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  • Friday, September 17, 2021
  • Saturday, September 18, 2021