Fiddle Contest

Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.Fiddle Contest

Enjoy an afternoon of toe-tapping music as fiddlers from the tri-state region gather to compete at Sauder Village. Seats will be filling by 12:30 as the opening band takes the stage followed by the toe-tapping fiddle competition with fiddlers competing in one of three categories – student, open and senior. Each contestant will have five minutes to perform a hoedown and a waltz using old time style and techniques. Fiddlers will also perform on the Village Green from 10:00 – 11:30 and again after the Fiddle Contest.

Bridge County Bluegrass Band will perform from 12:30 – 1 p.m. and again after the contest.  To learn more visit:

Saturday, July 15 is also Summer on the Farm! Join us for a fun-filled day allowing guests the opportunity to experience life in rural Ohio more than 100 years ago! Help out with chores, enjoy special music, ice-cream making, old-fashioned games, book readings and more! 
If you are a competition ready fiddler and would like to compete in the Sauder Village Fiddle Contest, please call Dawn at 800.590.9755 or send message to:

Click here for Registration Form & Information:  2017 Fiddle Contest at Sauder Village