World Ukulele Day III Festival in Dunedin
Mark your calendar and tune your ukes for World Ukulele Day III, Saturday, February 1st, 2020. 11:00AM to 8:00PM
In celebration of World Ukulele Day, The Tampa Bay Ukulele Society is holding a Free Festival & Concert in Downtown Dunedin
The Blues & Boogie of Lead Belly For Ukulele
Irish Song Festival For Uke
5pm Main Concert with performances by these well known players:
He left home in 1994 to attend University of Hawaii-Hilo studying music.
He has been a freelance musician all over the state of Florida and other states playing the ukulele. He teaches ukulele regularly at Penny Lane Music Emporium in Fort Lauderdale.
In 2009, he founded “FUN” Florida Ukulele Network, a 501c(3) non-profit organization.
6:00 Lil Rev Lil Rev is an award-winning, Wisconsin based ukulele master. He's authored over a dozen instructional books thru Hal Leonard publishing and tours North America teaching and performing. Acknowleged as a true master of strum-hand techniques, Lil Rev's can be found at ukulele festivals all over the U.S. His rootsy performances draw on pre-war blues, early country, roots rock, folk, and his own singer-songwriter compositions. Lil Rev also teaches and performs on Mountain Dulcimer, Harmonica, Guitar, Banjo and Mandolin.
Luna , Replay Guitars and Gulf to Bay will be selling a wide variety of Ukulese from Soprano to Concert size
There will also be a raffle for 6 ukuleles donated to Tampa Bay Ukulele Society. Tickets are $2 each or 6 for $10. You can buy tickets anytime after 9am during at the TBUS Event Table. in Pioneer Park (we will be there during the Farmers Market) Winners need not be present to win
This is a free event but donations are appreciated. Click here if you would like to make an online donation to TBUS
All net proceeds will help TBUS cares community services projects. For this event 50% will go to a Dunedin Cares Food Bank.