NEWS: The festival will be moved to Grayson Highlands State Park (http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state_parks/gra.shtml) this year due to unforseen circumstances with Mt. Rogers School. We are excited to have the festival on the park, and camping is available there as well. The address is: 829 Grayson Highlands Lane | Mouth of Wilson, VA 24363. It will take place in the picnic area at the Henderson Stage.
Also: Admission will be $7 this year. ($3 parking per car)
Thanks for visiting the new website of the Albert Hash Memorial Festival! The festival is held in honor of the beloved fiddle-maker and fiddler, Albert L. Hash; and hopes to preserve and promote traditional mountain music, dance, crafts, and instrument making.
The festival is set for Saturday, Sept. 1st, 2012 starting at 11am and ending around 8pm. We have already started on the 2012 line-up for the fest, check out performers page for update! It will be a great day of music, dance, crafts, food and fun!
We are selling raffle tickets on a handmade quilt in the Black Bear Design by Denise Hayball. Tickets are $1 each, and you can buy them on our About Page. Proceeds go to festival fund.
Check out the Photo Gallery for New Photos of Albert Hash fiddles and other local luthiers!
Albert Hash Fest is looking for volunteers! If anyone would like to volunteer at the festival, contact email@example.com.
There will also be a collection of Albert Hash fiddles on display at the festival this year. If anyone has an Albert Hash fiddle and would like to bring it for display, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org as well.
Craftspeople and luthiers that are interested in setting up, call 276-579-4322.
CHECK OUT UPDATED SCHEDULE PAGE FOR INFO ON TIMES FOR PERFORMANCES!