Camp Springs String Music Championships

CAMP SPRINGS

STRING MUSIC
CHAMPIONSHIPS

June 11 & 12, 2021

BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME BANDS &

INDIVIDUALS COMPETE FOR CASH & PRIZES

       . Bluegrass Band             . Old Time Band              . Bluegrass Banjo          . Old Time Banjo

       . Bluegrass Fiddle            . Old Time Fiddle             . Guitar                        . Mandolin

       . Specialty Instrument     . Bass (acoustic or electric)    . Folk Song                   . Dance

 

         ON-SITE REGISTRATION STARTING AT 12:00 Noon on Friday June, 11th

 

             GATE ADMISSION: $15.00 daily / $25.00 Weekend (ages 15 and younger FREE)

                                  Rough Camping $50.00 / Hookups $100.00 (limited) 

                        Camping is Noon Thursday June 10 – Noon Sunday, June 13, 2021

CAMPING RESERVATIONS & INFORMATION:

Cody Johnson (336)213-1944

   Official Rules

· Contestants may compete individually OR be judged from the band

· Individual competition is limited to 2 categories per contestant

· Individual contestants may also be a member of one competing band; appearing in more than    one band will result in disqualification

· “Band” is defined as a minimum of 3 musicians and a maximum of 7

· Individuals perform one selection and Bands perform two selections

· Contestants will be charged $25 at the gate and will receive a one-time $20 reimbursement following their performance, with a valid photo id.

· Dancers will be charged regular gate admission with no reimbursement

· In the event of a string break, contestant may immediately stop, change the string and start selection again, with no penalty

· “Specialty Instrument” includes, but is not limited to: dobro, autoharp, dulcimer and harmonica

· The decision of the judges is final and will not be debated

Prizes:

Bands-1st: $300. / 2nd: $200. / 3rd: $100. / 4th & 5th: ribbon

Individual Categories-

1st: $30. / 2nd: $20. / 3rd: $10. / 4th & 5th: ribbon

First place Bluegrass Band will also be invited to perform a full set at the Camp Springs Labor Day Weekend Bluegrass Festival

 

                                        DIRECTIONS TO PARK

From Greensboro or Danville, take Hwy 29 to Exit 150 (Hwy 87 S) toward Burlington, NC; go 7 and a half miles, turn onto Cherry Grove Rd.; go 3 miles and turn right onto Boone Rd.

From Burlington, NC, take Hwy 87 N, go 18 miles and turn on Browns Chapel Rd, then right onto Cherry Grove Rd. Signs will be posted.

540 Boone Rd., Elon, NC (Caswell County)

Event Details

Event Date 06-11-2021 3:00 pm
Event End Date 06-12-2021 11:00 pm
Registration Start Date 06-11-2021 12:00 pm
Location
Camp Springs Bluegrass Park
540 Boone Rd, Elon, NC 27244, USA
Camp Springs Bluegrass Park
Online ticket purchases are no longer available for this event. Tickets can still be purchased at the DPC Fairgrounds Ticket Office.