870-585-2555 [email protected]
May 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ozark Folk Center State Park
1032 Park Avenue
Mountain View, Arkansas, 72560
United States
Ozark Folk Center State Park
Meeting Place: White Oak Theater – Administration Building (across from the Skillet Restaurant)


10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Admission: Free

Country blues and thumbpicking guitar fans won’t want to miss this annual event. The Merle Travis Thumbpicking Weekend offers an all-day master class, panel discussion, and a chance to get up-close and personal with some of the world’s finest players. Hone your skills during the day and be a part of a live music audience in the park’s 1,000-seat music theater on Thursday and Friday. Don’t miss thumbpicking virtuoso guitars, and son of Merle Travis, Thom Bresh on Saturday night.