The Annual Louisiana State Fiddle Championship will be held at Northwestern State University Saturday, July 20 at 1 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. The Fiddle Championship is part of the Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival.
There will be a non-championship class for those 12 and under, 13-18 and 60 above and a championship class for those 21 and under, 22-59 and age 60 and above. Registration is at noon in the second floor foyer outside Magale Recital Hall. Richard Smith and Julie Adams will perform at 11:30 a.m. in the Recital Hall.
The Grand Champion fiddler will perform on the main stage of the Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival Saturday at 5:45 p.m.
Beau Thomas of Abbeville was the 2012 champion.
For more information, call (318) 357-4332 or go to louisianafolklife.nsula.edu.