Upcoming Events

AFTM Jam - May 8, 2016

AFTM Meetings and Jam are held on every second Sunday at Lee Elementary school. For Mother's Day, May 8, we have canceled the usual 12:30 board meeting and we'll skip right to the jam at 2:00.

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Farmgrass Fest '16 - May 14th and 15th, 2016
Simmons Family Farm - Lockhart, Texas

Two days of music, food, family fun and camping on the farm in support Cental, Texas farmers. Farmgrass is a 501c3 nonprofit that provides critical funds to farmers suffering from medical emergencies.

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Harry Bolick - Saturday June 11

Harry Bolick sings and performs on fiddles and guitar. He will share many tunes and songs unheard since they were collected in manuscript form in Mississippi in the 1930s.

Concert: 8PM - Violins Etc. - 6013 Burnet Rd, Austin [map]
$20 General Admission $15 AFTM Members
$10 for poor fiddlers or Workshop attendees.
Workshop: June 12, 2016 - 2PM - $30
(location to be determined)
Please contact Dan Foster for further information:

Event Calendar

Here are the listings from our Google calendar of AFTM events and other related traditional music and dance events. Click any event for more information. But wait, there's more! Go to our events page for more jams, dances and special events.

We hope you'll come on out and join us in a jam session, dance, or performance soon.





2016 AFTM String Band Festival
At Camp Ben McCullouch
Date to be announced 


2017 AFTM Mid-Winter Festival
At Dougherty Arts Center
Date to be announced 



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