Links of Interest

New Mexico Dulcimer Festival Sponsors

(We are grateful to our sponsors, past and present)

New Mexico Dulcimer Association   All-volunteer organization that produces the New Mexico Dulcimer Festival.
Apple Mountain MusicNew Mexico’s best selection of high quality folk instruments, music books, CDs, and accessories.
Music Guild of New MexicoFor the love of music, the Music Guild of New Mexico supports, promotes, and encourages nonprofit musical organizations that will educate, enhance, engage, and enrich the quality of our New Mexico community.
Urban Enhancement Trust FundThe UETF is a public endowment created by the Albuquerque City Council in 1983 to fund both capital and cultural projects. In 2004, the City Council amended the ordinance to provide that all funds available from the endowment should be directed to cultural projects.

Other Area Music Festivals

If you want your festival listed here, please contact the Festival Director.

MayAlbuquerque, NMRio Grande Valley Celtic Festival & Highland Games
JuneAlbuquerque, NM   Albuquerque Folk Festival
AugustSanta Fe, NMSanta Fe Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival
September    Santa Fe, NMSanta Fe Renaissance Fair
Various - see website   Edgewood, NMWildlife West Nature Park Music Events (look under Main Events)

Southwest Festivals with Dulcimers


Redwood Dulcimer Day   Bonny Doon, CA
Fall Harvest Festival of DulcimersCosta Mesa, CA
Music in the Mountains FestivalGreen Valley Lake, CA

Rocky Mountain Fiddle CampSnow Mountain Ranch (near Winter Park, CO)
Colorado Dulcimer FestivalLittleton, CO (Denver area)

PDC Annual Winter WarmerBonner Springs, KS
GPDA Winfield Warm-up PicnicWinfield, KS
The Walnut Valley FestivalWinfield, KS - including National dulcimer championships

Omaha Fiddle and Dulcimer Weekend
Omaha, NE - website?


New Mexico Dulcimer FestivalAlbuquerque, NM - You're here!
Red River Dulcimer FestivalRed River, NM - Every August, watch for announcements here

Winter Creek Reunion Dulcimer FestivalBennington, OK

Lone Star State Dulcimer FestivalGlen Rose, TX - including Texas State dulcimer championships
Bayou City Old Time Music & Dulcimer FestivalHouston, TX
General Sam Houston Folk FestivalHuntsville, TX
Hill Country Acoustic Music CampKerrville, TX
Texas Dulcimer RetreatMadisonville, TX - website?
Palestine Old-Time Music & Dulcimer FestivalPalestine, TX
Southeast Texas (SETX) Dulcimer FestivalSilsbee, TX



Southwest Dulcimer Clubs

Arizona KansasNew Mexico       Utah
Nebraska       Oklahoma(Wyoming?)
Colorado       Nevada

Dulcimer Resources On Line

Dulcimer Clubs, Dealers, & Teachers   Just what it says
Dulcimer Player NewsWebsite and magazine resource, the only of it's kind
Everything DulcimerThe most popular dulcimer site on the web - forums, builder/teachers/festivals/club lists, music and articles, classifieds
Mel Bay Dulcimer SessionsMonthly webzine with wonderful archives
Friends of the Mountain DulcimerOn-line mountain dulcimer community