About the Oahu Ukulele Festival:
Every July, as summer takes hold of the island of Oahu, the Ukulele Festival comes to Kapiolani Park bringing a fun-filled, family-friendly day of festivities with it. The Ukulele Festival is always one of the most anticipated Honolulu Events near our Honolulu Accommodations each year.
It’s a great answer to the question “What to do in Honolulu” for island residents and tourists, as it presents a great excuse to get out into the Honolulu sunshine, soak up the sweet sounds of ukulele music, and gather with others in the spirit of life.
Hawaii locals and tourists love the sound of ukulele music. At the Ukulele Festival, the music seems to swirl everywhere – over the tops of the nearby ironwood and monkey pod trees, toward nearby Diamond Head, and throughout Honolulu. Ukulele music is upbeat, infectious, and reminiscent of sunny days and surf parties. It’s music that people want to sing along to like a beach boy, and it embraces all who hear it.
If you want to enjoy the irresistible charm of the ukulele at the Ukulele Festival – one of the most celebrated Honolulu Events honoring the glorious instrument – the Festival an Event that you can take part in within minutes of our Honolulu Accommodations. When you stay at Ambassador Hotel - A Waikiki Hotel, you don’t have to wonder “What to do in Honolulu” nearby. We are close to it all – fun Honolulu Events like the Ukulele Festival, Oahu Activities on Waikiki Beaches, Honolulu Shopping, Dining in Honolulu, and more!
Why you should attend the Oahu Ukulele Festival:
The annual Oahu Ukulele Festival takes place this year on July 20th, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For the past 44 years, the Festival has featured ukulele virtuosos, internationally-known musicians, and talented ukulele players from all around the world who donate their time to entertain residents and tourists. Again this year, there will be local celebrities at the Festival, and a highlight of this year’s Festival will be a ukulele orchestra of more than 800 students – which will delight the crowd with laughter, love, and hope.
Tips for attending the Oahu Ukulele Festival:
- If you would like to attend the annual Ukulele Festival on Oahu, there will be free parking, shuttle services, food booths, ukulele displays, ukulele giveaways, and even ukulele lessons – in addition to the spectacular performances you’ll see on the center stage. This Festival is, perhaps, summer’s most special treat. It’s definitely one of the most popular Honolulu Events near our Honolulu Accommodations and it’s free to enjoy!
Location and contact information for the Oahu Ukulele Festival:
The Oahu Ukulele Festival takes place at Kapiolani Park | 2748 Monsarrat Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815. Tel: 808.768.4624.