I say "wistfully," because I've learned that the major drawback of becoming a ukulele teacher is that one is never free to go on all these wonderful cruises, burnings, campouts, retreats, junkets, or boondoggles.
Uketoberfest, Springfield, Oregon: October 10-12, 2014
- The oldest (to our knowledge) Uketoberfest. Across the river from Eugene.
- Instructors/performers include Aaron Keim, Ben Bonham, Ronnie Ontiveros, Brook Adams, Casey Macgill, and Maggie Matoba.
Uketoberfest, Interlochen, Michigan: Saturday, October 4, 2014
- Held at the ledgendary Interlochen Center for the Arts. South of Traverse City.
- Instructors/performers include The Ukulele Kings (Ben Hassenger, Pat Mallory, and Steve Szilagyi), Gerald Ross, Danielle Ate the Sandwich, and Chester Winowiecki.