NJ Uke Fest 2022

The Folk Project presents

THE NEW JERSEY UKE FEST – 2022

On Friday through Sunday, August 26, 27 & 28, The Folk Project’s NJ Uke Fest will present workshops, concerts, and sing-alongs in Rockaway, NJ. ickets are $95 for the entire weekend of concerts, workshops, dinner, open stages, and sing-along/play-alongs. Attendance is limited to about 50 vaccinated guests. Artists featured include The Kennedys, Lil’ Rev, Bill Wynne, Larry Bartram and more. On Sunday we host our traditional outdoor sing-along/play-along on Morristown Green

  • Friday:
    • 6:30 – Welcome Play-Along
    • 7:30 – Concert
    • 10:00 – Late-night Music Party
  • Saturday:
    • 12:00 – Arrive, park, register & make music
    • 1:00 –  Introduce artists and explain workshops
    • 1:30 – Three workshops every hour.
    • 5:30 – Dinner & Guest Showcase
    • 7:15 – Group Song
    • 7:30 – Concert
FEATURED ARTISTS:
The Kennedys

The Kennedys

Maura and Pete Kennedy are a power folk duo, renowned for their positive energy and musical abilities, and as extraordinary purveyors of great music on ukeleles.
Lil Rev

Lil’ Rev

Rev’s music is sourced from classic old time and blues uke styles, bringing romance, adventure, wisdom, sustenance and fellowship to his audiences.
Bill Wynne

Bill Wynne

A consummate chord melody-style expert who plays in Hawaiian, jazz, classical, pop, the Great American Songbook, and even Broadway styles.
Yaniza

Yaniza

Yaniza is a Jewish, Dominican and Kittitian pop singer-songwriter, who brings joy and sunshine in English and Spanish with a huge contagious smile on her face.

Larry Bartram

This noted author tells the story of Richard Konter (left), the globe-trotting uke player, sailor and Tin Pan Alley arranger who accompanied Admiral Byrd to the South Pole.
Frank Sole

Frank Sole

The resident Folk Project instructor for all things stringed, Frank will make sure beginners don’t form bad habits and intermediates sound truly advanced
Hula

Hula

This celebration of the very Hawaiian instrument will include a very Hawaiin dance.
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Hourly Schedule

Friday, Aug. 19

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Welcome Play-Along
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday Evening Concert
Live concert
10:00 PM - ???
Late Night Music Party

Saturday, August 21

12:00 noon - 1:00 PM
Arrive, park, register and make music
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Intro to Artists and Workshops
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Workshop 1A
TBA
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Workshop 1B
TBA
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Workshop 1C
TBA
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Workshop 2A
TBA
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Workshop 2B
TBA
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Workshop 2C
TBA
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Workshop 3A
TBA
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Workshop 3B
TBA
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Workshop 3
TBA
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Workshop 4A
TBA
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Workshop 4B
TBA
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Workshop 4C
TBA
5:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Supper & Guest Showcase
7:15 PM - 7:30 PM
Group Sing
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday Evening Concert

Sunday, August 22

10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Our traditional play-along on The Green

Book Event

Full Event $95 includes all events and Saturday evening dinner

General Admission for Friday through Sunday, proof of COVID vaccination required at the door, Saturday dinner included

Available Tickets: 39
The Full Event ticket is sold out. You can try another ticket or another date.

Date

Aug 26 - 28 2022

Cost

$95.00

Location

Address provided upon ticketing