- Ashe County, North Carolina
Ashe County and the surrounding area is home to some of the best bluegrass and old time music. It is located in the high mountains in the northwest part of the state. The Ashe County Fiddlers Convention is held each year at the county park. Beautiful views, good music, and friendly people are just a few reasons to visit this area.
Alleghany County, North Carolina
On Monday nights local pickers gather at a community building downtown to jam and give lessons. Alleghany County host a wonderful fiddlers convention each year. The locals refer to it as the Sparta fiddlers convention. It is held the third weekend of July. Visit Alleghany County Website.
Grayson County, Virginia
Just over the NC state line, is a wonderful area of southwest Virginia. It is home to great musicians and friends. The annual Galax Fiddler's Convention is held here. The Wayne Henderson Festival is held in the Grayson County State Park. Visit Grayson County Website.