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Friday -Monday, February 17-20, 2023


The Walker Family Band with   Aisha Ivey

All events (except the Farmers Market) at our new location:

Beaches Vineyard Church

751 Atlantic Blvd.

Atlantic Beach, FL


Please join us for a weekend of fun, inclusive music-making!

We offer classes and jam sessions for all ages and levels on fiddle, cello, mandolin, banjo, guitar, ukulele, melodica, harp!

 At Florida Fiddle Fest we have string orchestras, classical chamber music, cello ensemble,

acting, and creative movement classes, and of course Celtic and Old-Time sessions!

Guests are welcome to join us in our easy (called) contra dancing held at various times over the weekend.

Cost: $160

 Group Rate: parties of four or more receive 20% discount

To Register: contact lindacello@gmail.com


(subject to change)

All Events are held at Beaches Vineyard Church

Friday, 2/17/23

*5 PM Introductions

6 PM Bring potluck or purchase dinner catered by Shakti Life Kitchen

*7 PM Faculty concert

*8 PM Contra dancing

Guests are welcome to join the dinner and stay for the concert and dancing. suggested donation $20

Saturday, 2/18/23 

*9:30 Check in

*10 AM-Noon  Orchestras by level OR "Other" for non-orchestral instruments

*Instrument Zoo during Lunch (please notify us of special diets) 

*1-3 PM Classes (choose two plus an alternate third choice)

Irish, Old-Time, Scottish, Middle Eastern, Cello Ensemble, Chamber music, Acting, Creative Movement, Ukulele, Singing, Samba

*3 PM snack break

*3:30 PM Jam Bands (we meet, disperse, rehearse)

*4:30 CONCERT open to the public

performances by the Jam Bands,  Orchestras, and selected classes

GUESTS are welcome!

Sunday, 2/19/23

*10:30-11 AM perform for BVC (select group)

*10 AM to 2 PM Atlantic Beach Farmers Market (choose a two-hour block or stay all day; lunch is on your own)

 Jamming, performing, bucket drumming, Suzuki Play-In, Ukulele class, public contra dance

2-5 PM Break

*5 PM  Class or Rehearsal

6 PM potluck or purchase catered Thai dinner

*7 -9 PM General jamming and dancing, guests welcome, donations welcome

Monday 2/20/23

*5 PM "Last Hurrah" Performance (special group) at senior residents Vicar's Landing in Ponte Vedra

* Included in your participation fee *

In other words, we'll mingle and make music Friday - Monday,

with lunch, water, and snacks provided on Saturday.

We'll coordinate the potluck and catered dinners in early February.

Orchestra music will be available mid-January.

 The Walker Family Band will be in residence at Spring River School in Hannah Park on Friday, 2/17.

Participation for FFF registrants is available upon request.

Full Participation Fee: $160

 Group Rate: parties of four or more receive 20% discount

Drop-In rates TBD

To Register: contact lindacello@gmail.com