Admission & Tickets

47th Old Time Fiddlers' Convention & Festival

DATE: Sunday, October 14, 2018

TIME: 10am-5pm

Join us for a GREAT day of Old-Time Music ! Enjoy all-day entertainment by some of the best Old-Time bands in the world – all in our beautiful, historic gardens.

Plus enjoy free instrument work shops, jamming with fellow musicians  and one of the premier music contests on the West Coast!   There will even be an Instrument Petting Zoo for kids (and adults!).

There is something for everyone!

No dogs, please.

Note that on Saturday, October 13, 3-5pm we will host a free concert in the garden.  For more information click HERE.



  • Adults  $15
  • Students $5
  • Children under 12 are free
  • Advance Tickets Here
  • Goleta Valley Historical Society Members are free.  For membership information, click HERE.


  • Food and drinks will be available for purchase from Woodstocks Pizza and Cuba’s Tacos.  Beverages will be available for purchase. (Note that we do not allow outside alcohol)

This event is brought to you by Goleta Valley Historical Society, stewards of Rancho La Patera & Stow House.