Old-Time Music in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Festivals & Gatherings

New Mexico

Albuquerque

ABQ Folk Festival
Date: June 2, 2018
Location: ABQ International Balloon Museum

Schedule includes old-time music performances and jams

Santa Fe

Santa Fe Traditional Music Festival
Santa Fe Friends of Traditional Music
Date: August 24-25, 26 2018
Location: Camp Stoney • 7855 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM

Lots of musical genres, including old-time bands

Red River

Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival
Southwest Traditional and Bluegrass Association (aka Southwest Pickers)
Date: September 13-16, 2018
Location: Red River, NM

Details To Be Announced

Neighboring states

Arizona

Southwest Old Time String Band Gathering
Date: March 1-4, 2018
Location: Tucson

Colorado

7th Annual Rocky Mountain Old-Time Music Festival
Central Rockies Old-Time Music Association (CROMA)
Date: July 11-15, 2018
Location: Berthoud, CO

Texas

Austin Stringband Festival
Date: October 2018
Location: Austin, TX

Lineup for 2018 coming soon!
Lots of dancing at this one -- Southern Squares, Honky-Tonk, Cajun, Mexican...

And Beyond...

WESTERN U.S.

Los Angeles Old Time Social
Date: May 17-19, 2018
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention
Date: September 26-30, 2018
Location: Berkeley, CA
Golden Old-Time Campout
Date:
Location: Lake Sonoma, CA
Stickerville - the old-time component of the National Oldtime Fiddlers’ Contest & Festival
Date: June 11-24, 2018
Location: Wieser, Idaho
Portland Old Time Music Gathering
Date: January, 2019
Location: Portland, OR
Oly Old-Time Festival
Date: February 15-18, 2018
Loaction: Olympia, WA

Centralia Old-Time Music Campout
Date: August 11-20, 2018
Location: Centralia, Washington (halfway between Seattle and Portland)

   

 

EASTERN U.S.

Appalachian Stringband Festival (AKA Clifftop)
Date: August 1-August 5, 2018 • Pre-Festival Camping: July 27-August 1
(Gates open Friday, July 27 at 1pm)
Location: Clifftop, WV
Old Fiddlers' Convention (Galax)
Date: August 6-11, 2018
Location: Galax, VA
Mt. Airy Blue Grass and Old-Time Fiddlers Convention
Date: June 1-2, 2018
Location: Mt. Airy, North Carolina
 

Festivals by Month

January: Portland Old Time Music Gathering
February: Oly Old-Time Festival
March: Southwest Old Time String Band Gathering
April:  
May: Los Angeles Old Time Social
June:
Mt. Airy Blue Grass and Old-Time Fiddlers Convention
ABQ Folk Festival
Stickerville 
July:
7th Annual Rocky Mountain Old-Time Music Festival
Appalachian Stringband Festival (AKA Clifftop) - pre-festival camping
August:
Appalachian Stringband Festival (AKA Clifftop)
Old Fiddlers' Convention (Galax)
Centralia Old-Time Music Campout
September: SW Pickers Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival
Berkeley Old Time Music Convention
October: Austin Stringband Festival

 

This is by no means a comprehensive list. Have one to add?
Email heyjane@oldtimeabq.com

 

 

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