Tickets and Deer Creek Fiddlers' Convention registration available at the gate.
2023 Ticket prices: Contestants (includes full Festival access)
2023 Deer Creek Adult Contestants: $20
2023 Deer Creek Youth Contestants (12 and under): $15
2023 Ticket prices: Festival (non-Contestants)
2023 Regular Adult Admission: $40
2023 Senior Admission (ages 65+): $35
2023 Children ages 13-17 or with college ID (up to age 22): $20
Children 12 and under: FREE
On the AIR-CONDITIONED campus of McDaniel College * Juried Art Vendors * Food Vendors
NOTE: The 52nd Deer Creek Fiddlers' Convention will take place in the morning!
Competition registration begins at 9 AM
Competition begins at 10:30 AM
Competition categories include Band, individual instruments including guitar, fiddle, banjo, Celtic instrument, and youth. Includes the 3rd Annual Eileen Carson Schatz Memorial Clogging Competition and the Claude Martin Memorial Fiddle Award. Competition fee includes All Access to all Roots Music & Arts Festival events! Deer Creek info HERE.
Robert H. Chambers Award for Excellence in the Traditional Arts Recipient: Tom Chapin