Featuring four separate competitions—Classical, Fingerstyle, Jazz, and Rock & Blues—the Wilson Center Guitar Festival is open to competitors of all ages. Compete for your share of $32,000 thanks to the generosity of our Competition Prize Money Sponsors Mark & Sharon Cameli in memory of John Cameli. NEW THIS YEAR! All four first-place winners will headline the final Saturday night concert!

First-place cash prize (in each genre): $5,000 + a headliner spot for the final Saturday night concert!
Second-place cash prize
(in each genre): $2,000
Third-place cash prize
 (in each genre): $1,000