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, April 17, 2020
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) 4:30 PM ... Senior Fiddle Preliminaries (60 – 69 years) 5:25 PM ... Senior-Senior Finals (70 years & over) 5:50 PM ... Senior Finals (60 – 69 years) 6:15 PM ... AWARDS: Senior-Senior, Oldest Fiddler, Senior    6:30 PM ... ANYTHING GOES – any age, any instrument
Saturday, April 18, 2020
8:00 AM ... Registration Opens 8:45 AM ... Judges’ meeting 9:00 AM ... Adult Round 1 (ages 37-59) 9:30 AM ... Young Adult Round 1 (ages 18-36) 10:00 AM ... Junior Round 1 (ages 13-17) 10:30 AM ... Jr Jr Round 1 (ages 9-12) 11:00 AM ... Peewee Round 1 (ages 8 and under) 11:30 AM ... Lunch 12:30 PM ... Open Round 1 (any age) 1:30 PM ... Jr Twin Fiddle Round 1 (age 17 & under) 2:00 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle Round 1 (any age) 2:30 PM ... Jr Picking Round 1 (age 17 & under) 3:30 PM ... Open Picking Round 1 (any age) 4:00 PM ... Jr Picking Finals (age 17 and under) 4:15 PM ... Open Picking Finals (any age) 4:30 PM ... Awards: Jr Picking and Open Picking 4:45 PM ... Dinner Break 6:00 PM ... Opening Ceremonies 6:10 PM ... Judges Play 6:30 PM ... Adult Finals (ages 37-59) 6:55 PM ... Young Adult Finals (ages 19-36) 7:20 PM ... Junior Finals (ages 13-17) 7:45 PM ... Jr Jr Finals (ages 9-12) 8:10 PM ... Peewee Finals (ages 8 and under) 8:35 PM ... Open Finals (any age) 9:00 PM ... Jr Twin Fiddle Finals (ages 17 & under) 9:15 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle Finals (any age) 9:30 PM ... Awards: Accompanist, Adult, Young Adult, Junior, Jr Jr, Peewee, Youngest Fiddler, Junior Twin Fiddle, Open Twin Fiddle, Open
Sunday, April 19, 2020
9:00 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, April 17, 2020
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) 4:30 PM ... Senior Fiddle Preliminaries (60 – 69 years) 5:25 PM ... Senior-Senior Finals (70 years & over) 5:50 PM ... Senior Finals (60 – 69 years) 6:15 PM ... AWARDS: Senior-Senior, Oldest Fiddler, Senior    6:30 PM ... ANYTHING GOES – any age, any instrument
Saturday, April 18, 2020
8:00 AM ... Registration Opens 8:45 AM ... Judges’ meeting 9:00 AM ... Adult Round 1 (ages 37-59) 9:30 AM ... Young Adult Round 1 (ages 18-36) 10:00 AM ... Junior Round 1 (ages 13-17) 10:30 AM ... Jr Jr Round 1 (ages 9-12) 11:00 AM ... Peewee Round 1 (ages 8 and under) 11:30 AM ... Lunch 12:30 PM ... Open Round 1 (any age) 1:30 PM ... Jr Twin Fiddle Round 1 (age 17 & under) 2:00 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle Round 1 (any age) 2:30 PM ... Jr Picking Round 1 (age 17 & under) 3:30 PM ... Open Picking Round 1 (any age) 4:00 PM ... Jr Picking Finals (age 17 and under) 4:15 PM ... Open Picking Finals (any age) 4:30 PM ... Awards: Jr Picking and Open Picking 4:45 PM ... Dinner Break 6:00 PM ... Opening Ceremonies 6:10 PM ... Judges Play 6:30 PM ... Adult Finals (ages 37-59) 6:55 PM ... Young Adult Finals (ages 19-36) 7:20 PM ... Junior Finals (ages 13-17) 7:45 PM ... Jr Jr Finals (ages 9-12) 8:10 PM ... Peewee Finals (ages 8 and under) 8:35 PM ... Open Finals (any age) 9:00 PM ... Jr Twin Fiddle Finals (ages 17 & under) 9:15 PM ... Open Twin Fiddle Finals (any age) 9:30 PM ... Awards: Accompanist, Adult, Young Adult, Junior, Jr Jr, Peewee, Youngest Fiddler, Junior Twin Fiddle, Open Twin Fiddle, Open
Sunday, April 19, 2020
9:00 AM ... CSOTFA State Officers & Board of Directors Meeting CSOTFA Members are welcome to attend