63rd Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship
August 7th - 11th, 2013
Celebrating its 63rd year in 2013, the Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship is an annual tradition in Shelburne, Ontario.
Every year on the second weekend in August, Canada’s top fiddlers gather in Shelburne to compete for the country’s most prestigious prize, the Canadian Open Champion. This year, they also compete for more than $17,000 in prizes!
Community events in conjunction with the Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship include camping, a giant Fiddle Parade, an open-air market, non-denominational church service, 24 hour meals, and community BBQ. Enjoy the Battle of the Bands on Wednesday evening (Aug. 7) and a Saturday afternoon fiddle and stepdance show at the Shelburne arena (Aug. 10).