Here is a quick email to announce our Funky Frets Music store, which I’m a partner in with my wife Bernadette and daughter Kelly are hosting an organizing a three day ukulele festival for October 2015 in Boyertown PA USA. Boyertown is 30 to 45 minutes west of Philadelphia, PA - depending on how the crow flies and the time of day or night you are traveling.
Here is the Funky Frets Festival Announcement that we sent out a few days ago to our Funky Frets store mailing list announcing the festival.
We are excited to announce that our 1st Annual Funky Frets Uke Fest tickets are on sale now. This weekend long Ukulele festival will include workshops and performances from top Ukulele artists from around the country!
First 150 tickets purchased will include a complimentary Strum-A-Long train ride on the Colebrookdale Railroad right in town.
We have lots of great events planned.
Friday, October 2nd - 6:00pm Check-in and artists meet & greet. 7:00pm concert to kick off our event featuring the Whiskeyhickon Boys, Ben Carr, Colin Coleman and Curt Sheller.
Saturday, October 3rd - Educational workshops from having never played before to beginner to advanced players exploring the potential and possibilities of the ukulele. Conducted by Victoria Vox, Gerald Ross, Lil Rev', Curt Sheller, Glen Hirabayashi, Ben Carr and Colin Coleman. And, don't miss Debi Velasco's popular Hula Class and Lei Making workshops! Chance for you to show of your own skills with an open mic session during our complimentary dinner catered by a local favorite, CD's Place.
We will then take the festival to the Historic State Theatre of Boyertown, PA for a evening concert featuring Victoria Vox, Gerald Ross, Lil Rev', The Aloha Boys and The Curt Sheller Trio.
Sunday, October 4th - The first 150 people to register for the 2015 Funky Frets Uke Fest will be joining us for a Strum-A-Long train ride on The Colebrookdale Railroad, right in town. Stick around after the ride for Lunch, jamming and mingling with all Uke Fest participants.
Buy Your Tickets Here: www.FunkyFretsUkeFest.com
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