Can’t wait until September? We’ve got it covered!

Updated: Jan 16

If you can’t wait until September, here is a handful of ukulele festivals so you can get your festival fix before 13th September!

Bracklesham Ukulele Weekends; 6 - 9th March 2020

Explore the golden sands of Shanklin during a weekend on the beautiful Isle of Wight. Hosted by George and Mandi of Opera-lele, the lineup includes the wonderful The Hedge Inspectors, the terrific trio Plastic Jeezus, Matthew Quilliam, Elisabeth Pfeiffer, Tin Roof Strollers and In Sync. The weekend is held at Shanklin Hotel, tickets are available from their website. http://iowtours.com/event/bracklesham-ukulele-weekends-isle-of-wight/

Frome Ukulele Festival; 28th March

Returning for it’s second year, Frome Ukulele Festival is set at the prestigious Cheese and Grain which has seen the likes of the Foo Fighters grace the stage. The day will see workshops, open mic and the popular return of the Battle of the Bands as well as evening performances.


New Milton Ukulele Festival; 16th May

Head to New Milton this May to enjoy a day of music from local and afar ukulele clubs, jamming sessions, a raffle and workshops. It’s also your chance to learn the ukulele at their very own beginners workshop or sign up your ukulele group to play on the day!


Winchester Ukulele Festival; 30th May

Back for it’s 4th festival, Winchester Ukulele Festival has the wonderful Matthew Quilliam as part of the lineup this year. Held at the Rugby Club, you will spend your Saturday well with workshops, strum-a-longs, merchandise and more!


Grand Northern Ukulele Festival; 18 - 21st June 2020

The Queen of all ukulele festivals! GNUF is returning this June and will be exhibiting the best artists in the business. Early bird tickets sold out in just an hour so this is certainly not to be missed! General tickets are on sale now. https://northernuke.com/what-to-expect/