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Guitar show scheduled for Sunday in Moorhead

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MOORHEAD — A guitar show that will also offer the opportunity to swap equipment is set for 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the Courtyard by Marriott Fargo-Moorhead, 1080 28th Ave. S., Moorhead.

All Axes: Show Swap Sell will offer more than 80 guitars of various types, including a 1953 Gretsch, a 1957 TV Yellow Les Paul, four double-neck guitars and an 1890s Bauer Parlor guitar.

Prizes will be awarded for various categories, such as best acoustic (modern and vintage), best art guitar, best antiquity guitar, best in show as well as the Marguerite award in honor of the late Marguerite Mowry, longtime owner of Marguerite's Music in Moorhead who passed away in 2010. An award will also be presented to the attendee who traveled the furthest distance.

Vendors will also sell or swap guitars and other equipment.

Admission is $5 or $10 for a "two-handled" swap pass.

The event is presented by Sugar Sack Studios, a Moorhead-based business that offers studio recording, equipment rentals and more.