Santa Barbara 49th Old-time Fiddlers’ Festival

The 49th Annual Santa Barbara Old-Time Fiddlers’ Festival (Close-To-Home Edition) is ONLINE this year, on Sunday 11th, 2020! Join us for a day of Concerts, Workshops, a Contest with $$$ prizes and a RAFFLE featuring a Menzies Gourd Banjo!

Admission to All Events: Pay-What-You-Like
(We rely on a donation-based honor system to support the festival and its performers/instructors.) DONATION info will be available on every event video and our official website.)
Paul Brown
Nokosee Fields & Ryan Nickerson
Rafe Stefanini
Tricia Spencer & Howard Rains
Travis Stuart
The Horsenecks
Clelia Stefanini & Eric Frey
SLO County Stumblers
David Bragger
Chris Berry
Pat MacSwyney
Gabrielle Macrae
Enter our online contest! (Video submission period is from September 24th to October 1st)
1st Place in all four categories is $400!
-Youth (fiddle, banjo OR singing)
For Contest Rules/Registration and all Festival INFO, go to