Vancouver Ukulele Festival 2018

“After an amazing sold out VUF 2017, fantastic gala concert, fun and transformative workshops and our first full Ukulele market place, I am delighted to announce the 2018 dates  and confirmed instructors/artists so far.  Drum roll… April 27th, 28th & 29th 2018!
 with an evening Gala concert hall that can seat 500, and two whole days of Ukulele workshops and jams! 

Daphne Roubini, of Ruby’s Ukes, is the Founder, Artistic Director and Producer of
The Vancouver Ukulele Festival, coming up for its 9th year!
Watch last year’s highlights!

VUF 2018

Friday evening Ukulele Gala Concert April 27th 7pm-10pm
Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th 10am-6pm
Ukulele workshops, Jams, Market place,
Confirmed Guest Instructors/artists so far are:
Abe Lagrimas Jnr
Casey MacGill
Ruby & Smith
Sarah Maisel
Craig Chee
Kalei  Gamiao
Heidi Swedberg
Daniel Ward
with more to come!
Full line-up, schedule, festival information, pricing and early bird ticket links will be up by
end of  October 2017! (details may be subject to change till then!)


If you are a tutor/performer who would like be part of VUF 2019
(the line-up for 2018 is now set to go.)
Please email Daphne Roubini at with your artist application.including:  live video performance and workshop specialties.






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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