The Social

The Willamette Valley Old-Time Social (WVOTS) is an annual celebration of old-time music and dance hosted in Eugene, Oregon. The 2018 social will be held May 3th-6th, and will feature a variety of hot bands, presenters and dance callers from across the region and beyond. Join us for jams, performances, dances, and workshops! Note that there will be MANY OPPORTUNITIES TO PLAY WITH OTHER MUSICIANS, so bring your instrument and come and jam with us!
  • Thursday 5/3 – Kick-off Party at 1st National Taphouse with local bands 7:00pm!
  • Friday 5/4 – Old-Time BBQ Social & Jam Fest at a private event space (West Eugene) 5:00pm-midnight
  • Saturday 5/5 – The Main Event (location TBD) from noon to midnight, including workshops, concerts, socializing, jamming, vendors, and square dancing!
  • Sunday 5/6 – Sunday Farewell Brunch at Fish Hawk farm for one last jam before heading home 12:00pm-3:00pm

    CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL 2017 WEEKEND SCHEDULE, (Stay tuned for the 2018 schedule)!

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    Remember that the festival is 100% volunteer-run, and every penny helps! Can't afford a ticket? There are lots of volunteer opportunities to get in FREE!

    Buy a ticket ONLY for the DAYTIME WORKSHOPS: Sat. 5/5!

    Buy a ticket for the ENTIRE DAY: Sat. 5/5!

    Buy a ticket ONLY for the EVENING SQUARE DANCE: Sat. 5/5!