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Naupaka News

March/April 2013

The 13th Annual Great Waikoloa `Ukulele Festival

The 13th Annual Great Waikoloa `Ukulele Festival

Saturday, March 2, Noon - 7 pm
Queens’ MarketPlace

Queens’ MarketPlace hosts the Great Waikoloa `Ukulele Festival each year as a way of showcasing one of the state’s favorite and most unique instruments. This festival is a terrific opportunity for all ages to immerse themselves in an important aspect of Hawai`i’s culture by getting up close and personal with the `ukulele, learning how it is made, how to play one, and listening to songs played by talented artists.

2 -5 pm – `Ukulele Lessons (FREE), `Ukulele Making demonstration (FREE) Lei Making (FREE) while supplies last Ipu & `Umeke Making (small fee applies)

`Ukulele Workshop (FREE)
Saturday, March 2, 10 - 11 am
Queens’ MarketPlace Studio

Learn all about the `ukulele with Roy and Kathy Sakuma in this fascinating and instructive workshop. A fun time for all ages! Bring your own `ukulele to the workshop for a chance to win a `ukulele!

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