ROBIN KESSINGER


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flatpick guitar
contest & workshops


PROUDLY PARTNERED WITH

Fly In Festival

AUGUST 23 - 24, 2019


About the festival

Proudly Partnered With Fly In Festival


The Fly In Festival is a Bluegrass, Old Time Music, Americana, and Acoustic Music Festival held the last weekend in August. The festival is located on the beautiful Robert Newlon Airpark & Campground, along the Ohio River just North of Huntington (Lesage) West Virginia. The festival grounds will opens the evening before the event for camping, jamming, and gathering. Some of the region's best Old Time, Bluegrass and Americana Bands will be performing, as well as Air Plane Tours, Sky Diving, and Camping. Tickets are $30/Day, $50/Weekend. Primitive Camping is $20/weekend, and a limited number of Full Hook-Up RV site are also available. Food and Drinks will be sold by the Fly In Cafe. Call (304) 733-1240 for more information.



Location & Directions

Robert Newlon Airport

6090 Kyle Lane, Huntington, WV 25702





Contest Information

Prizes


The contest winner will receive paid entry to the national flatpick contest at the Walnut Valley Festival, Winfield, KS – Sept. 18 – 22, 2019

The first place winner will get to choose any one of the three available prizes. The second place winner will get to choose any one of the two remaining prizes. The third place winner will receive the remaining prize.

How to Enter


Entry fee is $10 paid at the time of registration via mail.

RKF CONTEST ENTRY
c/o June Kessinger
P.O. Box 52
New Haven, WV 25265

Click here to read the official rules.



Past Winners

  • 2019 Matthew Taylor
  • 2018 Allen Shadd
  • 2016 Presley Barker
  • 2014 Allen Shadd
  • 2013 Matt Lindsey
  • 2012 Ben Cockman
  • 2011 Adam Hager

Tickets & Admission

Contact June Kessinger to purchase tickets.


Contact Us

June Kessinger

(304) 593-5650