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Ukulele is packing up and heading to Reno for the 10th annual Reno Ukulele Festival, May 2-May 5.

The Reno fest will be held at a new location this year, the Peppermill Casino, and will include workshops by “Jumpin’ Jim” and Liz Beloff, Craig Chee, Daniel Ho, Dani Joy, Aaron & Nicole Keim, Abe Lagrimas Jr.,  Cynthia Lin, Peter Luongo, Sarah Maisel, Michael Powers, Victor & Penny, and Victoria Vox. The fest wraps up Saturday night with Daniel Ho & The Ukulele All-Stars in concert. Ho is a six time Grammy-winner and will be joined by Lagrimas, Maisel, Chee, Victoria Vox with Jack Maher, and the Luongo Ukulele Ensemble.


In addition to the many other exhibitors at the festival, Ukulele will have a booth, offering items from its online store, subscriptions, and complimentary copies of the magazine. Please come visit and say hello.

For a full schedule, check here.