ukelist
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 6:00 PM PDT
Gilroy Ukulele Jam
Old City Hall Restaurant
7700 Monterey
Gilroy, CA 95202
http://gilroyukulelejam.com/
Price: $FREE
It's review time at Gilroy Ukulele Jam. We're playing songs we already played in one of our monthly jams, and that the group really liked. Lots of fun and familiar songs so download your songbook at GilroyUkuleleJam.com and join us on Tuesday, March 22nd. Remember that there's a beginner lesson at 5:15, and our jam starts at 6:00, and we're at Old City Hall Restaurant, as usual. Hope to see you there.
Thursday, May 24th, 2018 6:00 PM PDT
Making Music with our Friends
Santa Cruz Food Lounge
1001 Center St. #1
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
USA
Price: $free
Sing, play, eat, dance and be merry! Join the Tomatoes, Linda Baker and Hannah Jones for a rip roaring sing a long and dance to the tunes of Country Feelings. This will be a night of pure joy. Wear your dancin shoes, bring your uke (or a musical instrument of your choice) come and sing your hearts out and dance til the cows come home. Call or text for more info: 831-818-5347.
Friday, May 25th, 2018
Redwood Music Camp
Camp Harmon
16403 Highway 9 , just north of
Boulder Creek, CA
https://www.communitymusicschool.org/redwood-music-camp-2018/
Price: $varies
Can't wait for for uke camp? There will be ukes at this year's Community Music School camp for grown-ups! Taught by Shelley Phillips, learn how to play clawhammer style old-timey, and how to accompany jigs and reels. Stretch your repertoire and get with the hipsters, you hippies! (takes one to know one...) There will be lots of island strum as well, no worries. C U there!
Thursday, May 31st, 2018 6:00 PM PDT
Jug Band sing along and Jumping Flea FLEA MARKET
Santa Cruz Food Lounge
1001 Center St. #1
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
USA
Price: $free
We are holding a second Jumping Flea FLEA MARKET and Jug Band sing along. This will be your chance to sell and swap your extra ukuleles, your ukulele-obelia or any other extra musical stuff you might have. If you would like to have a table please rsvp to me, Peter Thomas by email at peteranddonna@cruzio.com with "jumping flea market" in the subject line

In keeping with tradition, there will also be a sing along, and we will be singing Jug Band Music. For those of you who have not stopped by the Ugly Mug on a first Tuesday, Jug Band music is fun loving blues based folk-jazz from the 1920-30s originating out of Tennessee and Kentucky. This will be a sing & play-along event, so bring your good humor, your ukes, jugs, kazoos, washboards, guitars, fiddles, etc. and come ready to join in! Chord and lyric charts will be passed out at the event, which will be led by The Trolley Drops. The Food Lounge will have a light meal and drinks available for purchase. Everyone is welcome and there is no cover charge.
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 3:00 PM PDT
Red Bluff Ukulele Club
Red Bluff Community Center
1500 S. Jackson St.
Red Bluff, CA 96080
www.ukeklub.com
Price: $free
Join us in June for a special Saturday meet up Hawaiian luau style potluck and playalong meeting. Bring a treat to share and your ukulele (or any instrument) and come party with us. Got no instrument? Bring your smile and some grub and come sing along. Free fun out of the sun!
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 6:00 PM PDT
Cruz Control (Vince Tuzzi, Stan Parola & SweetPea) and The Swirly Girls (Pam Nectar Gharibians, Sheila Cliff & SweetPea)
Chaminade
1 Chaminade Lane
Santa Cruz, CA
https://www.chaminade.com/
Price: $FREE
Those Ukulele totin' boys meet up with the Swirly Girls. The combined music consist of Americana, to a little blue grass and throw in some Hawaiian music too. Two of the hottest trios around give you a night to remember. Cruz Control will perform from 6:00-7:00pm then the Swirly Girls will be on from 7:00-8:00pm. Come on up and enjoy a night of music with a great view. You know you'll run into someone you know there.
Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 6:00 PM PDT
Red Bluff Ukulele Club
Red Bluff Community Center
1500 S. Jackson St.
Red Bluff, CA 96080
http://www.ukeklub.com
Price: $free
Come have some free fun with the Red Bluff Ukulele Club. Join us in June at our monthly music club meeting. No experience necessary & all instruments are welcome. So come if you care, strum if you dare - hope to see you there! For more information or to browse our arrangements, find us on Facebook or visit our website at www.ukeklub.com - Mahalo!
Saturday, June 30th, 2018 11:00 AM PDT
Ukulele University 7
Cascade Academy Campus
Bend, OR
http://www.ukeu.info
Price: $$150
A 3 day ukulele festival of concerts, play-a-longs and over 50 workshops presented by some of the very best ukulele teachers and musicians including Gerald Ross, Sarah Maisel, Lil' Rev, Casey MacGill, Andy Andrews, Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Craig Chee, Victoria Vox and a host of others. Workshops for all players from beginner to advanced. This festival sells out quickly, so act fast if you want to go!
Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 7:30 PM PDT
Cruz Control (Vince Tuzzi, Stan Parola & Sweet Pea)
Michael's On Main
2591 S. Main Street
Soquel, CA
http://www.michaelsonmainmusic.com/
Price: $10 in advance/ $10 at door
Summer's here and so are those ukulele playin' Cruz Control boys. They're bringin' new tunes and the music you like to hear back to Michael's on Main this July. Lap steel virtuoso Ms Patti Maxine will be sittin' in with them. Break up your week, come out and enjoy a Wednesday concert. Make sure you mark your calendars and we'll see ya there.