There are lots of Ukulele lovers out there and you are likely one of them. If you are, then you might like to know what Ukulele events will be happening around you. Well, we are going to give you a list of the top ten Ukulele events in 2017 that would be happening in the US and we hope you make out time for any of them you might like.
Ukulele-Festival of Northern California
Date: scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 30, 2017
Time: The exact time for this event is from 9 am to 5 pm that same day
Location: The event is going to be taking place at the Chabot College-Campus performing Arts centre, 25555 Hesperian Blvd., Hayward, CA 94545
The Ukulele-festival of Northern California is said to be the longest-running Ukulele festival on the mainland; and has been attended by Ukulele lovers from neighboring countries such as Canada, as well as locals in the United States. Information regarding the price and performers for the event can be got by reaching the organizers via [email protected]
Midwest Uke Camp
Date: The Midwest Uke Camp is an exciting event that is scheduled to hold from June 23-25
Time: Camp begins at noon Friday June 24 at 1:45, ends at 2:00 pm on Sunday June 26
Location: Olivet College Campus in Olivet, Michigan
As it is a teaching event, classes are usually organized for the participants. The instructors in these classes are usually famous Ukulele players and that is what makes the program fun.
The Midwest Uke Camp usually picks top teaching artists from North America in order that the campers with rich and diverse experience of having to learn many styles and techniques. The full list of the instructors of the instructors for this event is yet to be released. Other relevant information related to this event can be found at www.midwestukecamp.com.
Date:-This year`s event will be held between July 14 and July 16
Location:-The venue for this Ukulele event is the Cascade academy, 19860, Tumalo-Reservoir Road, Bend OR 97701.
The 2017 Uke U-6 is one of the top Ukulele events that many are already looking forward to.
This year`s event is going to feature some of the most successful Ukulele musicians and instructors. Some of the performers that are expected at the event include Andy Andrews, Casey McGill, Cinda Johnson and a host of others. More information on this event can be obtained from www.ukeu.info
The Los Angeles International Ukulele Festival
Date:-The event has been slated for the 30th of September
Location:-The venue is the Torrance Cultural Arts-Center located at 3330 Civic Center, Dr. Torrance, CA 90503.
Another major Ukulele event that is to hold this year is the Los Angeles Ukulele Festival. The event has been held every two years for over hundred years.
It is a festival that is meant for both professional players and amateurs alike. Novices are also welcome as spectators at the event. In addition, there will be performances by top notch Ukulele players and lots of workshops for participants. Further information on this event can be found at www.kalakoa.com
Las Cruces UkeFest
Date:-The Las Cruces UkeFest Ukulele has been scheduled to take place from May 19 to May 21 this year.
Location:New Mexico Farm and Ranch heritage museum.
The event is hosted yearly by Las Cruces Ukes, a non-profit organization that was formed by several Ukulele lovers in 2013.
Since the club was established, over 60 performances have been given and its popularity has continued to increase. The event boasts several high quality instructors such as Maker Baker and Jim D`Ville. For more details concerning this year`s workshop, visit www.lascrucesukes.blogspot.com
Date:-This year`s event is scheduled to hold between 26 and 29th of May.
Location:-Ashokan Music & Dance Camps
PO Box 49, Saugerties, NY 12477
Uke fest is a yearly event that is organized by Ashokan music and dance camp. The festival is opened to the general public and tickets are included in the camp tuition. This event is being held for the fifth time since its inception.
It is essentially retreating that is made for Ukulele players of any skill level. It promises to be fun. The event is going to include concerts jam sessions, and great foods. Some of the stars that would be featured on the Saturday night concert include James Hill & Anne Janelle. To find out more concerning this concert visit www.ashokan.org
Jim and Liz Beloff in Concert
Date:-he concert has been slated to hold on Friday, February 24
Location:– Congregational church 1009 Main St., Branford, CT.
This particular Ukulele Concert is actually a fundraising concert in which the artists Liz and Belof would perform. T at First The concert is to be a fundraiser for the annual Alice Collins Memorial scholarship. The general ticket price for the public is $15. For more information, you can reach the organizers on 203-488-3088.
Ukulele Festival Hawaii
Date:-The event has been scheduled to hold on Sunday, July 26
Time:– 10.30 am to 5 pm
This year 2017 marks the 47th anniversary of the famous Ukulele festival Hawaii. The most interesting thing about this concert is that admissions are going to be free. The exact venue for the concert is at the Kapiolani Park Bandstand in Waikiki. It is one of the largest Ukulele events in the world. For more information visit www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org
Palm-Strings Ukulele Festival III.
Date:– Scheduled to hold from the 23rd of February to the 25th.
Time:– Starts 13:00 Fabruary 23rd, end 20:00 on February 25th.
It is an expanded Ukulele festival that would attract a wide array of ukulele players in the country. The show will begin on the 23rd with plenty of unique workshops that can hardly be matched anywhere else. There is also going to be a poolside and a kickoff party depending on the weather that day. In the hot summer month fleas might be an issue so make sure you have your ultrasonic pest repeller close by.
In addition, there is going to be a Saturday night performance by notable Ukulele players such as Victoria Vox and friends. Other stars like James Hill & Anne Janelle would also perform at the event. For more information follow this link: www.ukulele.cafe/palmstrings17
The Utah Ukulele festival
Date:– This year’s Ukulele festival has been scheduled to hold on August 5th.
Location:-Willow Park 450 W 700s in Logan, Utah
For further information on this event please visit www.utahukefest.com