An Annual Old-Time Music Festival
Our 19th Year!
PattyFest has been cancelled for 2021.  The Festival will be back next year, and you can also join us at the Mannington Fair.
Saturday, August 7th
Mannington District Fair
Join us for an OPEN JAM!  Bring your fiddles, guitars, banjos, harmonicas, mountain lap dulcimers, hammered dulcimers, mandolins, penny whistles, recorders, kazoos, etc.
Let's all make some mountain music while the Fair gives everyone some fun after so long apart.
Check and/or to find dates and plans for returns to old time music performers, workshops and jamming.
Questions can be left as messages for Jean at 304-386-5238 or Jeff at 304-285-5766
Workshops ● Jammin' ● Open Stage ● Camaraderie
Patty image
photo by David Fattaleh
In Memory of Patty Looman
Patty Looman passed away on June 5, 2012 in Fairmont, West Virginia. Because of Patty, old-time, mountain dulcimer, and hammered dulcimer music is alive and well today in West Virginia and far beyond.
Mentor ● Teacher ● Song-Catcher ● Player ● Friend
East Fairmont High School
Fairmont, West Virginia
Rain or Shine

Sponsored by:

PattyFest, Inc.
West Virginia Division of Culture and History
Mountaineer Dulcimer Club
We send out a big THANK YOU to Lonna for running this festival, to Jeff and Kathy Fedan for running this festival for many years before that, and to the late Margo Neal for maintaining this web site for many years.


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