Uke Fest

Friday, May 22nd – Monday, May 25th, 2015

Planning is underway for our third annual family-friendly weekend retreat for ukulele players of all skill levels! Workshops, concerts, dancing, jam sessions and lots of fun.

Tuition includes all meals and the Uke Fest concert on Saturday night.

Bring the family and enjoy a weekend of music and friends in a gorgeous natural setting. The surrounding area is rich in history – perfect for a learning vacation. Children are welcome to attend with a parent or guardian.

Check back soon for more information about tuition, work-exchange positions, accommodations, instructors and workshops.

Photos on the top of this page were taken by George Touchstone and Stewart Dean.

You can see more 2014 photos on flickr.

…and here’s a fun “promo” video put together by 2014 Uke Fest instructor Jim D’Ville.



Our 2015 schedule is in production. You can view or download the 2014 Ashokan Uke Fest Schedule (PDF).



Tuition includes all classes, meals and the concert. If you are not coming to the full camp, you can purchase tickets for the concert only.

You’ll enjoy delicious meals by our Chef Jill Freiberg, including dinner on Friday, three meals on Saturday and Sunday, and breakfast on Monday. Special meal options available. Continuous beverages and late night snacks are also included.

Camp attendees under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. You may hold your registration with a $100 deposit until March 1st.

Tuition does not include lodging, but on-site lodging can be added during registration.

Registration opening soon. These EARLY BIRD PRICES will be good through Dec. 1, 2014. 

Adults: $420
Children/Teens (5-18): $340
Children (Under 5): Free
Parent/Guardian Only (Meals and concert, no classes): $320



As part of the registration process, you may choose onsite accommodations at the beautiful new Ashokan Center campus. More information and costs here.


Work Exchange

Work exchange positions are available – see the list of a available positions and tuition discounts here.

On the registration form, you’ll be asked for your top three choices, and will be required to make a deposit of $100 plus the cost of your accommodation (if any) when your register. We will email you with the balance to be paid once we award the positions. No need to call us.

If you don’t get a position, you’re entitled to a full refund if requested right away.


Instructors and Workshops

To Be Announced