New Jersey Uke Fest
DATE / TIME
Aug 23, 2019 - Aug 25, 2019
2019 NJ Uke Fest
Join us for the 2019 New Jersey Uke Fest, the Folk Project's seventh annual ukulele festival! The festival will be held at the Ukrainian American Cultural Center of New Jersey in Whippany, NJ on Friday, Aug. 23, and Saturday, Aug. 24, with an outdoor Jam on the Green in Morristown on Sunday, Aug. 25. We will have everything you've come to expect from a uke fest: concerts, workshops, vendors, an open mic, jams, and more!
Calling All New Jersey Teachers!
The 2019 New Jersey Uke Fest (NJUF) has been granted Professional Development status by the New Jersey Educational Association (NJEA). Teachers who attend the NJUF workshops can receive up to 6 hours of PD Credit.
On Sunday, Aug. 25, the uke fest's Jam on the Green will take place outdoors (weather permitting) on the Morristown Green, in the center of Morristown, NJ. Get Directions »
Friday, Aug. 23
7–7:30 p.m.: Pre-Fest entertainment by members of the Morristown Uke Jam under the Portico
7:30–10 p.m.: Concert: Rachel Manke, Gerald Ross
10–11 p.m.: Post-Concert Play-Along - All instruments welcome!
Saturday, Aug. 24
8:15–9:15 a.m. Registration
9:15 a.m. –12 Noon Workshops
12 Noon – 1 p.m.: Lunch and Open Mic Contest
1:00–5:30 p.m.: Workshops
5:30–7:30 p.m.: Dinner
7:30–10:30 p.m.: Concert: Christopher Davis-Shannon, Open Mic Contest Winner, Daniel Ward and Heidi Swedberg
Sunday, Aug. 25
10:30 a.m.: Jammin' on the Green with the Morristown Uke Jam Meetup Group