Summer Old Time Gatherings
- Willamette Valley Old Time Social (Eugene) First weekend in May - The Willamette Valley Old-Time Social (WVOTS) is an annual celebration of old-time music and dance hosted in Eugene, Oregon. The social features a variety of hot bands, presenters and dance callers from across the region and beyond. There will be jams, performances, dances, and workshops! Note that there will be MANY OPPORTUNITIES TO PLAY WITH OTHER MUSICIANS, so bring your instrument and come and jam with us!
- Stickerville! June - The Old-Time jamming campout at Weiser National Fiddle Contest in Weiser, Idaho. stickerville.org
- Mule Barn Camp July - The Old-Time jamming campout at American Fiddle Tunes in Port Townsend, WA. mulebarncamp.com
- Centralia Campout August - Go ask your boss for the time off right away! centraliacampout.com
- Zigzag Old-Time Music Campout – Sept (Labor Day weekend) - Fiddles! Banjos! Guitars! Mandolins! Basses! Voices! Fun! Food! Campfires! Mountains! Community! zigzagoldtime.com
Winter Old Time Gatherings
- Dare To Be Square The D2BS-W Event is a weekend of square dance calling & music workshops, dancing, jamming, and tons of fun! This event has brought forth many new dance callers & musicians, spreading the square dance fever!
- Portland Old-Time Music Gathering ~ MLK weekend, January The Portland Oregon Old-Time Music Gathering is a grassroots volunteer-run festival that aims to celebrate and enrich the community of traditional old-time Appalachian-style stringband musicians. [Review: Amazing time! Learned, (okay, heard) many new tunes to share with all.] bubbaguitar.com/gathering
- Oly Old-Time Fest! President's Day weekend, February – Dedicated to teaching, learning and participating and sharing of traditional old-time fiddle music.