Fiddle, Accordion Contest entries sought
The 82nd International Rice Festival is seeking participants for the annual Fiddle and Accordion Contests.
The Fiddle Contest is Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Cramer Equipment and Supply Sound Stage beginning at 8 a.m. There will be two divisions: Youth (13 and younger) and Adult (14 and older). Participants should arrive no later than 7:30 a.m.
The Accordion Contest will immediately follow beginning at about 9 a.m. and will consist of the same two divisions. Participants should arrive no later than 8:30 a.m.
Contestants will be required to play a Cajun Waltz and a Two-Step in their assigned contest.
Cash prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place winners in each age group.
For an entry form or for more information, contact the IRF office at 337-783-3067 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Forms are also available at the IRF office at 303 N. Parkerson Ave. in Crowley.
Deadline to enter is Wednesday, Oct. 10.