Enter the Hayloft Gang Video Contest for a Chance to Win a Martin Guitar

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In conjunction with the PBS documentary film The Hayloft Gang: The Story of the National Barn Dance--and in the tradition of the home talent shows held in the 1930s and 40s for the wildly popular radio show, The National Barn Dance--the Hayloft Gang is giving away over $6K in prizes, including a Martin HD-28V Vintage Dreadnought.

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To enter, create a video of you performing one of the pre-selected songs from The National Barn Dance, which include:

"Red River Valley" by Bradley Kincaid

"My Horses Ain't Hung" by DeZurik Sisters (The Cackle Sisters)

"I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart" by Patsy Montana

"Have I Told You Lately that I Love You?" by Lulu Belle and Scotty

"I Was Born About 4,000 Years Ago" by Arkie the Arkansas Woodchopper

Once you have selected your song, you are limited only by your creativity. In your entry you can sing, you can dance, or play an instrument. The important thing is to have fun!

Winners will be selected based on the number of votes they receive, combined with the scores from the contest judges.


Martin HD-28V Vintage Dreadnought Guitar and Case from Martin Guitars


Custom Northfield A5M Mandolin and Case from Elderly Instruments


Two (2) tickets to attend one taping of the Austin City Limits PBS show during the 2012 season from KLRU and Austin City Limits

To learn about the documentary visit www.hayloftgang.com.

To listen to the music, learn more, enter and vote please visit contest.hayloftgang.com.