Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

Sat 11 May - Sun 12 May

Due to the capacity of some festival spaces ticket holders are seated on a first come first served basis and access to all performances throughout the weekend is not guaranteed. Once a space is full we will operate a one in one out system.
Jake Shimabukuro will be performing on both Sunday and Saturday.

Voted, ‘Best Ukulele Festival’, Britain’s quirkiest, boldest and most welcoming festival is back! GNUF – A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival is one-of-a-kind featuring ukuleles and so much more – there is truly something for everyone! Don’t miss out on the fun at this extraordinary event. There’s world-class live music, inspiring workshops, chances to sing and play along and more than a few surprises.

GNUF showcases some of the best talent on four strings from around the world and across the country. With new stages, new artists, and ones we just had to bring back 2019 is going to be more exciting than ever! Featuring exciting artists including Jake ShimabukuroHeidi Swedberg (famous for her TV role on Seinfeld) & Daniel Ward (a flamenco master). Returning in 2019 we have Sarah Maisel & Craig Chee, the bountiful Petey Mack, and Peter Luongo (famously featured in The Mighty Uke film) with his world-class workshops. There’s all this and loads more! With artists coming from backgrounds of folk, blues, jazz, pop, rock and so many more, it promises to be more unique, more engaging, and even more high-calibre than ever before!

Tickets sell quickly… Don’t miss out on this unmissable event!

Don’t miss this truly awesome event.

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£34 - £48

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