Greenblatt & Seay proudly announce the 23rd ANNUAL SCHOOLHOUSE FIDDLING BEE which will take place on Sunday, October 13, 2019 starting at 2:30 PM, downstairs in the Old Avoca, Nebraska Schoolhouse. 
In the Open Division, fiddlers will play a hoedown, a waltz, and a tune of choice.  For adventurous fiddlers there will also be a Twin Fiddler's Contest (two fiddlers playing melody and harmony) and a Fee-Fi-Faux Fiddler's Contest (fiddle tunes played on any acoustic musical instrument other than a fiddle). No electrical instruments. Acoustic instruments only.
Registration for contestants starts at 1:30 PM.  More information may be found at
Admission is $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for students, contestants and backup musicians, and $1.00 for children.  The contest will be followed by a light snack and an acoustic jam session with Greenblatt & Seay.
For more information, call 402-275-3221, log on to, or e-mail
Seating is limited.
The historic Old Avoca Schoolhouse was built in 1925, and has been the home of the Schoolhouse Performance Series since 1990.  Music lessons, workshops, fiddle camps, and field trips are offered by Schoolhouse residents, Greenblatt & Seay, and are available by appointment.


  • Occurred Sunday, October 13th, 2019 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm


The Old Avoca Schoolhouse

504 Garfield St.
Avoca, NE 683070671


Deborah Greenblatt