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One for the Record Books!

Wowza! That had to be the best one, yet! From the Campfire Jam at Bothe State Park (seriously, the camp host thought it was going to be another Woodstock. . . . .yes, really!) to the stand-out show with Heidi Swedberg and the … Continue reading

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On-line Registration Closes Tomorrow!

On-line registration for the  2015 Wine Country ‘Ukulele Festival closes tomorrow!  Here’s why you should register now: SAVE A LITTLE MOOLAH!  Entrance fees and workshops are $5 more at the door! So, you can save up to $50 by registering in advance! NO … Continue reading

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Online Registration Closes Next Friday!

 Only one week before on-line registration closes for the  2015 Wine Country ‘Ukulele Festival! If you’re planning on coming, here’s why you should register now: SAVE A LITTLE MOOLAH!  Entrance fees and workshops are $5 more at the door! So, you can save … Continue reading

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Saturday Night = Flea by Night

Where does superstar chef Thomas Keller, who reigns over The French Laundry, Bouchon, and Ad Hoc, go for a casual lunch? That’s easy. The Tacos Garcia truck just outside his door! So you know it’s got to be good. And that’s … Continue reading

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On-line Registration is now open!

On-line Registration for the 2015 Wine Country ‘Ukulele Festival is now open! It’s going to be a great week-end with loads of instruction and tons of fun with Heidi Swedberg & the Smoking Jackets (Daniel Ward & John Bartlit); Nicole & Aaron … Continue reading

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The Long Reach of the ‘Ukulele

“At first I thought it was hard. But now I think it’s easy. And when I play, my mind is free.” How many of us have shared that exact sentiment? But unlike Prem, who uttered these words just a few months ago,  most … Continue reading

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Janet Lenore Returns to Wine Country

A late-comer to last year’s Wine Country ‘Ukulele Festival, Janet Lenore garnered such an enthusiastic response with her workshops that we were compelled to bring her back this year.  But, she’s had such a busy summer—teaching ‘ukulele at Puget Sound Guitar Workshop, managing the stage … Continue reading

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Vendor Applications Now Available!

If you (or a loved one) is interested in being a vendor at the eighth annual Wine Country ‘Ukulele Festival, in St. Helena, California be sure to let us know soon so we can get an application to you right away. … Continue reading

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Why you should get to the Wine Country ‘Ukulele Festival by Friday!

Announcing the first, ever Happy Hour ‘Ukulele String-Along 4 – 6 pm, Friday, September 11 Farmstead at Long Meadow Ranch 738 Main Street, St. Helena, CA Order an adult beverage at the bar, grab your ukes, and join Heidi, Daniel, John, and a host of … Continue reading

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Now We’ve Really Got the Blues

Fred Sokolow, the author of the original Blues Ukulele (among the 120 other instructional books he has written), has just given us his workshops for 2016 and they are going to be great.  This guy has more musical information in his … Continue reading

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