Past festival artists & instructors:
Aaron & Nicole Keim ● Abraham Lagrimas, Jr ● Aidan Laprete ● Ali Lexa ● Andrew Molina ● Bakithi Kumalo ● Bernadette Plazola ● Bryan Tolentino
Cali Rose ● Christopher Shannon-Davis ● Craig Chee ● Cynthia Lin ● Danielle Ate The Sandwich ● Derick Sebastian ● Ellen Ramirez ● Fred Sokolow ● Fred Thompson
Fulare_Pad ● Heidi Swedberg ● Herb Ohta, Jr ● Honoka & Azita ● Jack Tracy ● James Hill ● Jeff Linsky ● Jennifer Leitham ● Jim & Liz Beloff ● Jim D'Ville
Jody Kamisato ● John Atkins "The Ukulele Teacher from YouTube" ● Kalei Gamiao ● Kalyn Aolani ● Khim Teoh ● Kris Fuchigami ● Lil Rev ● Lise Lee ● Lorien Sanders ● Lotus Cole
Mark Kohls ● Marlowe ● Mel Ogata's Aloha Pickers ● Mele Ohana ● Mitch Chang ● Musical Mama ● Pluckin' Strummers ● Sarah Maisel
Taimane Gardner ● Troy Fernandez ● Uke Adventure ● Ukesfun ● Ukulenny ● Ukulollo ● Ukulele Bartt Warburton ● Victoria Vox ● Westside Ukulele Ensemble
Celebrating the little 4-stringed wonder that has been captivating hearts and bringing musical joy into people’s lives for over 100 years! Whether you are an experienced ukulele player, an occasional strummer or simply a curious spectator, the festival offers lots of opportunities to jump in and be a part of the festivities.
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See some of the hottest ukulele talent on the planet showcasing a wide range of styles and genres
Take as many wokshops as you want! Beginner through advanced classes with your favorite YouTube teachers
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A unique multi-purpose complex with meeting rooms, visual and performing arts studios, two spacious outdoor plazas, and the Pine Wind Japanese garden, the Torrance Cultural Arts Center is located in the heart of the Los Angeles South Bay, just minutes from LAX. Plenty of free parking, too!
FESTIVAL VENUE: TORRANCE CULTURAL ARTS CENTER 3330 CIVIC CENTER DR, TORRANCE CA 90503
Los Angeles International Ukulele Festival Producer: Mitch Chang, Kala Koa Entertainment
My vision for the Los Angeles International Ukulele Festival is to make it as easy as possible for families and ukulele fans of all ages & interest and ability levels to discover/rediscover the ukulele where they will be supported and encouraged; I wanted the festival to be a true community-based event. Born & raised in Hawaii, a graduate of the University of Hawaii music department, the ukulele was my very first instrument.
New in 2022: Only $20 all day for total beginners of all ages, kids activities and a children's ukulele puppet show! Loaner ukes available courtesy Ohana Ukuleles
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STUDENTS $20 W/ID AT THE DOOR
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Yummy food and refreshing island-style shave ice available all day
Ukulele virtuosos Andrew Molina & Brittni Paiva kick off the festival at the George Nakano Theatre
Join us at the Grand Annex in San Pedro for an afternoon concert & play-along, tickets on sale soon
OHANA FAMILY SUNDAY
FRIDAY NIGHT CONCERT
HAWAIIAN FOOD & TREATS
Past winners have walked off with some killer stuff including custom ukuleles, amps & more!