Fiddlers return for annual competition

Fiddlers showcase talent in Gatesville McKenna Petersen, 8, of Fulshear, Texas, accompanied by Marty Elmore, performs a waltz Oct. 17 during the 2020 Gatesville Old-Time Fiddlers contest in the City Auditorium. She has been playing the fiddle since she was five years old. Photo by Cheri Shepherd

Fiddlers return for annual competition

The Texas Old Time Fiddlers Contest was held recently at the City Auditorium in Gatesville.

On the same day of the contest, Gatesville Mayor, Gary Chumley, signed a proclamation declaring Oct. 17 to be “Texas Old Time Fiddler’s Day” in the City of Gatesville.


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