Festival List

Ukulele festivals occur all over the globe and are a fun way to meet people and get into the instrument. They often include workshop opportunities in addition to performances and areas to browse and purchase instruments, accessories, and resources. Some are actively interested in including children's performances.

The festivals below have occurred for three or more consecutive years, but others spring up all the time. Notice a major festival missing? Email schoolukenotes@gmail.com!


AUSTRALIA - NEW SOUTH WALES

     Katoomba - Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival

AUSTRALIA - VICTORIA

     Melbourne - Melbourne Ukulele Festival

     Norfolk Island - Norfolk Island Ukulele Festival

CANADA - BRITISH COLUMBIA

     Vancouver - Vancouver Ukulele Festival

CANADA - ONTARIO

     Midland - Uke Fest

CANADA - NOVA SCOTIA

     Liverpool - Liverpool Ukulele Ceilidh

CZECH REPUBLIC

     Unetice - Czech Ukulele Festival

FINLAND

     Leppavirta - Tropical Winter Ukulele Fest

FRANCE

     Paris - Paris Ukulele Festival

IRELAND

     Castlebar - Feile Ukulele Festival

     Dublin - Ukulele Hooley

NEW ZEALAND

     Auckland - New Zealand Ukulele Festival

     Geraldine - Ukulele Geraldine

     Lauder - Lauder Ukulele Festival

THAILAND

     Bangkok - Thailand Ukulele Festival

UK - ENGLAND

     Berkhamsted - Ukes for UNICEF

     Cheltenham - Ukulele Festival of Great Britain

     Huddersfield - Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

     Norwich - Uke East

     Sussex - Ukulele Festival Sussex

UK - SCOTLAND

     Dumfries - Ukulele Festival of Scotland

USA - CALIFORNIA

     Auburn - Auburn Ukulele Festival

     Carmel Valley - Smoldering Uke

     Hayward - 'Ukulele Festival of Northern California

     Lake Berryessa - Camp oo-koo-lay-lay

     Modesto - May Day Play Day

     Monterey - West Coast Ukulele Retreat

     Palm Springs - Palm Strings Ukulele Festival

     San Diego - San Diego Ukulele Festival

USA - COLORADO

     Denver - Denver Uke Fest

USA - FLORIDA

     Clearwater - Tampa Bay Ukulele Getaway

     Ft. Lauderdale - South Florida Ukulele Fest

     Palm Springs - Palm Springs Ukulele Festival

USA - HAWAII

     Honolulu - Ukulele Festival Hawaii

     Kahuilui - Maui Ukulele Festival

     Koele - Lanai Ukulele Festival

     Lihue - Kauai Ukulele Festival

     Molokai - Uke Ohana

     Waikoloa - Waikoloa Ukulele Festival

USA - INDIANA

     Needmore - Ukulele World Congress

USA - MAINE

     Belfast - Belfast Ukulele Festival

     Portland - Casco Bay Uke Fest

USA - MICHIGAN

     Lansing - Mighty Uke Day

USA - NEW JERSEY

     Whippany/Morriston - New Jersey Uke Fest

USA - NEW MEXICO

     Albuquerque - Albuquerque Ukekopelli Festival

USA - NEW YORK

     Saugerties - Ashokan Uke Fest

USA - NEVADA

     Reno - Reno Ukulele Festival

USA - OREGON

     Bend - Uke-U

     Corbett - Menucha Ukulele Band Camp

     Eugene - UKEtoberfest

     Westwind - Tunes in the Dunes

USA - PENNSYLVANIA

     Altoona - Allegheny Ukulele Soiree

     Boyertown - Funky Frets Uke Fest

USA - UTAH

     American Fork - Utah Uke Fest