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From the President of WOTFA

09/15/2018 It is hard to believe that 2018 is already winding down.  With the year coming to an end, it is time, once again, to focus on the new year looming ahead of us. It is hard to believe that...

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District 5 Campout

09/03/2018 District 5 held their annual camp out at the Kitsap Square Dance Association’s dance hall in Gorst, WA over Labor Day weekend. Eight years ago, District 5 joined with Kitsap Square...

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Leigh Frazier Awarded Val Bangs/Wayne Crabtree Volunteer of the Year

07/22/2018 Leigh Frazier has served as the WOTFA treasurer for the past 3 years.  During this time she has contacted each district treasurer to assess the best communication avenues, and various...

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WOTFA 2018 Fiddle Camp Is a Major Success

07/22/2018 The 2018 WOTFA Fiddle Camp was a major success thanks to the hard work and dedication of Corrine Judd and Tyler Hagood.  A special thank you goes out to all the hardworking volunteers that...

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Val Bangs/Wayne Crabtree Volunteer of the Year Award

07/01/2018 A new page is coming to wotfa.org.  This page will display all the Volunteer of the Year Award recipients and a brief bio of each of them. The Val Bangs/Wayne Crabtree Volunteer Award is a...

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Summer Fiddling

07/01/2018 It is hard to believe that it is already July.  The workshop is coming up fast, and soon we will all be gathering in Moses Lake for another week of jamming, learning, and meeting up with...

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Welcome to the WOTFA Preserving and Promoting Old Time Fiddle Music

  • Membership

    Membership in the WOTFA is open to all musicians and non-musicians alike.

    If you are interested in Old Time music, and enjoy being a part of preserving this long honored American tradition, then join us on our mission.

    Become a member of the Washington Old Time Fiddlers.

    Join
  • Contests

    WOTFA sponsors several contests around the state.

    Click here for more information about our sponsored contests.

    Learn More
  • Fiddle Camp & Workshop

    WOTFA sponsors a week long workshop in Eastern Washington each year for members of WOTFA.

     

    Learn More

Website Features

  • Evergreen Fiddler Online

    The Evergreen Fiddler is WOTFA’s official newsletter and will now be available online to our membership.

    Members can elect to receive the newsletter in the mail as always, or via email.

  • Forums

    The WOTFA forums focus on discussions around old time fiddling and related arts.

    Members can post discussions and topics, ask questions, or just browse the articles.

    We encourage members to participate in the forums and provide content.

    Join the Discussion
  • On line Lessons

    As as member of WOTFA you will have access to our Tunes and Lessons Library.

    Lessons are posted by members and are free to our membership.

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Upcoming Events

Sep
20
Thu
6:30 pm Monthly Circle Jam @ Hosted by Gone Fiddling Again
Monthly Circle Jam @ Hosted by Gone Fiddling Again
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Monthly Circle Jam @ Hosted by Gone Fiddling Again | Yakima | Washington | United States
We are a fun, friendly group of diverse people, talents & enjoy playing a variety of genres of musicShare this:FacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...
Sep
22
Sat
9:30 am District 15 Meeting & Jam @ Tri-Area Community Center
District 15 Meeting & Jam @ Tri-Area Community Center
Sep 22 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Set up and open jamming begin at 9:30 am. Member performances from 1:30 to 3:00 pm. Schedule changes in the summer and December. See our website at http://www.wotfa.org/d15 for up-to-date info.  Share this:FacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...
10:00 am District 9 Meeting & Jam @ Adna Grange
District 9 Meeting & Jam @ Adna Grange
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Short meeting in the Grange main hall followed by jam session. Grange will have a baked potatoe lunch 11:30 – 1:30 – $7.00Share this:FacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...
Sep
23
Sun
1:30 pm District 3 Meeting & Jam @ Calvary Crossroads Church
District 3 Meeting & Jam @ Calvary Crossroads Church
Sep 23 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
4th Sundays; no meetings June, July, August . NOTE: the December meeting is the 3rd Sunday.Share this:FacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...
Oct
4
Thu
6:00 pm Jam at the Salmon Center @ Belfair Salmon Center
Jam at the Salmon Center @ Belfair Salmon Center
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
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Oct
5
Fri
5:00 pm District 10 Monthly Jam & Potluck @ Clark County Historical Museum
District 10 Monthly Jam & Potluck @ Clark County Historical Museum
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association Public Jam & Potluck. 1st Friday each month in Vancouver at the Clark County Historical Museum, 1511 Main St, Washington Old Time Fiddlers monthly jam and potluck. Come to play[...]
6:00 pm District 5 Jam and Open Mic @ PUD #3
District 5 Jam and Open Mic @ PUD #3
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is an open mic event that is open to the public.  You do not have to be a member of WOTFA to attend or participate.  Coffee is available snacks are potluck.   Bring your favorite[...]
Oct
12
Fri
6:30 pm District 4 Meeting and Jam @ Mt. Vernon Senior Center
District 4 Meeting and Jam @ Mt. Vernon Senior Center
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
1401 S. Cleveland, Mt. Vernon. Note:no more 5th Friday jam sessions. The 3rd Friday is cancelled for December and January; stay tuned for news about whether it will restart in February.Share this:FacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...
Oct
13
Sat
9:30 am District 15 Meeting & Jam @ Shipley Center
District 15 Meeting & Jam @ Shipley Center
Oct 13 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
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11:00 am District 6 Meeting & Jam @ Des Moines Masonic Center
District 6 Meeting & Jam @ Des Moines Masonic Center
Oct 13 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Doors open at 11 am, jamming until 1 pm meeting. Meeting is followed by finger food potluck & more jamming or a show; September, October, November, January, February, March, April ONLY.Share this:FacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

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