California State Old Time Fiddler’s Association
CSOTFA State/Open Fiddle Championship & Picking Contest Schedule Tentative
1. Schedule subject to change depending on number of contestants. 2. All contestants must be registered at least 30 MINUTES before their division begins, be available 30 MINUTES prior to the start of their Division, and have tune sheets turned in to Traffic Personnel at check-in time. (See general contest rule # 6) This includes the Friday night programs. Times are preliminary and may change as much as 15 minutes. 
Friday
1:30 PM ... CSOTFA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING (All members PLEASE attend) 2:30 PM ... Registration opens 3:00 PM ... Opening Ceremony-Flag Salute-Invocation-Reading of the Deceased Members 3:15 PM ... Fiddle contestants meet with Judges in the Auditorium 3:30 PM ... Senior-Senior Fiddle Preliminaries (70 years & over) 4:15 PM ... Senior Fiddle Preliminaries (60 – 69 years) 4:35 PM ... Senior-Senior Finals (70 years & over) 5:00 PM ... Senior Finals (60 – 69 years) 5:25 PM ... AWARDS: Senior-Senior, Oldest Fiddler, Senior    5:45 PM ... ANYTHING GOES – any age, any instrument 7:45 PM ... AWARDS: Anything Goes 8:00 PM ... Contra Dance
Saturday
7:30 AM ... Registration Opens (Young Adults first PLEASE) 8:45 AM ... Judges meeting with all contestants 9:00 AM ... Young Adults (18-36 years) Fiddle Preliminaries     9:30AM ... Adult (37 – 59 years) Fiddle Preliminaries 10:05 AM ... Junior (13–17 years) Fiddle Preliminaries 10:40 AM ... Junior-Juniors (9-12 years) Fiddle Preliminaries 11:20 AM ... Pee Wee (8 years & under) Fiddle Preliminaries 12:00 PM ... Open Preliminaries 12:45 PM   LUNCH BREAK 1:45 PM ... Junior Twin Fiddle (17 years & under) Preliminaries 2:15 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle (any age) Preliminaries 2:45 PM ... Junior Twin Fiddle Finals 3:00 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle Finals 3:15 PM ... Junior Picking (17 years & under) Preliminaries 3:40 PM ... Open Picking (any age) Preliminaries  4:30 PM ... Junior Picking (17 years & under) Finals  4:45 PM ... Open Picking (any age) Finals    5:00 PM ... AWARDS: Twin Fiddle and Picking   5:30 PM   DINNER BREAK 6:30 PM ... Opening Ceremonies –Presentation of Colors- Invocation-Mayor’s Welcome 6:45 PM ... Pee Wee (8 years & under) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 7:05 PM ... Junior-Junior (9 – 12 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 7:30 PM ... Junior (13 – 17 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 7:55 PM ... AWARDS: Pee Wee,  Junior-Junior, Junior,  Youngest Boy & Girl Fiddler 8:10 PM ... Adult (37 – 59 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 8:35 PM ... Young Adult (18 – 36 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 9:00 PM ... Open (any age) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 9:25 PM ... Judges Perform 9:50 PM ... AWARDS: Adult, Young Adult, Accompanist, Open
Sunday
8:00 AM ... CSOTFA State Officers & Board of Directors Meeting CSOTFA Members are welcome to attend
California State Old Time Fiddler’s Association
CSOTFA State/Open Fiddle Championship & Picking Contest Schedule Tentative
1. Schedule subject to change depending on number of contestants. 2. All contestants must be registered at least 30 MINUTES before their division begins, be available 30 MINUTES prior to the start of their Division, and have tune sheets turned in to Traffic Personnel at check-in time. (See general contest rule # 6) This includes the Friday night programs. Times are preliminary and may change as much as 15 minutes. 
Friday
1:30 PM ... CSOTFA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING (All members PLEASE attend) 2:30 PM ... Registration opens 3:00 PM ... Opening Ceremony-Flag Salute-Invocation-Reading of the Deceased Members 3:15 PM ... Fiddle contestants meet with Judges in the Auditorium 3:30 PM ... Senior-Senior Fiddle Preliminaries (70 years & over) 4:15 PM ... Senior Fiddle Preliminaries (60 – 69 years) 4:35 PM ... Senior-Senior Finals (70 years & over) 5:00 PM ... Senior Finals (60 – 69 years) 5:25 PM ... AWARDS: Senior-Senior, Oldest Fiddler, Senior    5:45 PM ... ANYTHING GOES – any age, any instrument 7:45 PM ... AWARDS: Anything Goes 8:00 PM ... Contra Dance
Saturday
7:30 AM ... Registration Opens (Young Adults first PLEASE) 8:45 AM ... Judges meeting with all contestants 9:00 AM ... Young Adults (18-36 years) Fiddle Preliminaries     9:30AM ... Adult (37 – 59 years) Fiddle Preliminaries 10:05 AM ... Junior (13–17 years) Fiddle Preliminaries 10:40 AM ... Junior-Juniors (9-12 years) Fiddle Preliminaries 11:20 AM ... Pee Wee (8 years & under) Fiddle Preliminaries 12:00 PM ... Open Preliminaries 12:45 PM   LUNCH BREAK 1:45 PM ... Junior Twin Fiddle (17 years & under) Preliminaries 2:15 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle (any age) Preliminaries 2:45 PM ... Junior Twin Fiddle Finals 3:00 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle Finals 3:15 PM ... Junior Picking (17 years & under) Preliminaries 3:40 PM ... Open Picking (any age) Preliminaries  4:30 PM ... Junior Picking (17 years & under) Finals  4:45 PM ... Open Picking (any age) Finals    5:00 PM ... AWARDS: Twin Fiddle and Picking   5:30 PM   DINNER BREAK 6:30 PM ... Opening Ceremonies –Presentation of Colors- Invocation-Mayor’s Welcome 6:45 PM ... Pee Wee (8 years & under) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 7:05 PM ... Junior-Junior (9 – 12 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 7:30 PM ... Junior (13 – 17 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 7:55 PM ... AWARDS: Pee Wee,  Junior-Junior, Junior,  Youngest Boy & Girl Fiddler 8:10 PM ... Adult (37 – 59 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 8:35 PM ... Young Adult (18 – 36 years) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 9:00 PM ... Open (any age) Top 5 Fiddle Finalists 9:25 PM ... Judges Perform 9:50 PM ... AWARDS: Adult, Young Adult, Accompanist, Open
Sunday
8:00 AM ... CSOTFA State Officers & Board of Directors Meeting CSOTFA Members are welcome to attend