Vancouver Ukulele Festival 2019

What an amazing Festival was had by all! 2018 was a very, very special festival and I have had streams and streams of wonderful feedback!
The dates for VUF 2019 are March 22nd, 23rd and 24th 2019 which will be our 10 year anniversary and will be the biggest yet, so save the date! Ticket sale date to be announced!
Daphne Roubini,
of Ruby’s Ukes, VUF Founder, Artistic Director & Producer


VUF 2019

Friday evening Ukulele Gala Concert
March 22nd 7pm-10pm  ($25 in adv/ $35 at the door)
An enchanting evening of Ukulele, where you  get to experience the tutors you will be taking workshops from in their full performance glory, or just listen and enjoy, completed by a mass Ukulele jam and sing-a-long! Perfect for the Uke-curious to seasoned Uke player!


Two Full Days of Workshops and Ukuleledom!
Saturday 23rd March and Sunday 24th March 10am-6.00pm  ($299)
36 Ukulele workshops to choose from plus – (8 to attend)
Ukulele Jams, Market place, tutor meet & greet, tutor Q&A, and lunch time open-mics.
A chance to grow your ukulele playing and good times!
I will be announcing VUF 2019 instructors soon!
I am delighted to announce confirmed Instructors/artists!

click here to see schedule and workshops offered. (To come! )
Please note you  will be choosing your workshops on the first morning of the festival  and register then! Thanks!

If you are a tutor/performer who would like be part of VUF 2019
Please email Daphne Roubini at with your artist application.including:  live video performance and workshop specialties.

 Watch past year’s highlights!

Have a look at highlights from VUF 2014, a sold out event!

Vancouver Ukulele Festival 2014 Concert at St James Hall | Featuring
a rare live performance of Danielle Anderson and The Quiet American

And some more highlights from 2013:

Black Gardenia ~ Ruby, Guido Heistek, Andrew Smith and Joanie Kepler

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