Saturday 20th

11:00 to 14:30 Ukulele Masterclass Workshops

As usual there will be workshops for most levels of ukulele playing. The workshops and classes will be given by some of the renowned ukulele players performing at the festival.
(visit our workshops page for more information)

15:30 The Uke Busk Bus


Bookings for the 2016 Busk Bus now open!

Busk Song Book is now available to download! Please click here to download!

Get on board the most fun-filled bus trip you’ll ever make!

An open-topped bus full of ukulele players, for an afternoon of ukulele playing, busking and touring the beautiful coastline and harbours around Dún Laoghaire with a stop off for “refreshments” at the fabulous Killiney Castle Hotel. We will be taking bookings soon!

19:30 till late. Ukulele Hooley Open Mic Night followed by Festival Club. Doors open at 7. Admission €10

Bring your uke & your song. We provide the audience, you provide the talent!
This is the opportunity for you or your ukulele group to play in front of a receptive and supportive audience and perform those songs you’ve been working on so hard!
It will take place at the Function Room in the Haddington Hotel and will be followed by the Festival Club.

Sunday 21st

12:00 The Big Ukulele Hooley Concert In The People’s Park

Sunday is the main event day of the Hooley – an eight-hour-long free concert in the beautiful People’s Park featuring some of the ukulele world’s most talented artists and groups.

The concert will go on all through the day and into the evening so bring your family and friends and have a great day out while relaxing to the magical sound of the ukulele.

Entry is free! And there will also be raffles for some great ukulele prizes!

Kids Workshop in the Park thought by Sheila Fox

Beginners Workshop in the Park
Though by Nora Artola from Ukulele Lessons in Dublin.