53 Annual Topanga Banjo-Fiddle Contest
and Folk Festival it has been going on since 1961 . Pa competed prior to falling madly in love with me!
Now since Ma moved in our time together is far and very few between. We made plans for this date and it turned out so nice
The tree are people lined with chairs and instruments. There was not a corner you would turn with out a boing or a twang going on!
Banjo - Fiddle - Mandolin - Guitar - Big Standing Bass - Spoon things- Bucket upside down with a string attached.
It was endless and So MUCH FUN !
Here we find a young lady who brought her own piece of wood to clog on. Really?
Amazing stuff and foot tapping. I drew up a bit of dust as I tried to copy her Pa pulled me away -fast
Blue Ridge Pickin Parlor in Granada Hills, California. He was Frank Jevorsek. Not the first and not the last owner. This Parlor is still in business and thriving.
Spinners making yarn
This vendor had my heart being a quilter !
Ok this guy is to cute!
The Jug ?
Ok so he had a partner but the song they sang was so Good!
Pa's banjo instructor is the man far left! Bill
Then on the way to the car I saw Jug Boy.
WOOT WOOT . I do say there are so many young people at this festival and kids galore