ESVA UkeFest 2020

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ESVA UkeFest 2020
Organized by ESVA UkeFest, Inc.
2nd Annual ESVA UkeFest on the Chesapeake Bay, featuring national & regional Ukulele perfomances, bayside beach jams, an open mic contest, workshops & more! Come play with us, visit local shops & restaurants, and discover--or rediscover!--our beautiful home, the Eastern Shore of Virginia!
Date: Jun 19 5:30 pm - Jun 21 11:00 am calendarAdd to Google Calendar
Jun 19
5:30 pm: Sunset Ukulele Open Jam (registered attendees only!)
Jun 20
8:30 am: ESVA UkeFest Workshops (registered attendees only!)
3:00 pm: Open Mic on Strawberry Street Plaza
5:00 pm: Live Performances in the Park--FREE & open to the public!
Jun 21
9:00 am: Farewell Coffee & Jam (registered attendees only!)
Download a PDF of this year's ESVA UkeFest!
ESVA UkeFest Emcee...Skye Zentz!
We are so pleased to welcome back to ESVA UkeFest Norfolk's very own Skye Zentz! In addition to leading her popular Songwriting workshop, this year she's also bringing her talent to the UkeFest stage as Guest are sure to be entertained! Skye has some special performances planned too, so don't miss it! 
Danielle Ate the Sandwich
Danielle Ate the Sandwich, is the stage name of pop-folk songwriter, Danielle Anderson. Getting her start in Fort Collins, Colorado, Danielle has been touring nationally since 2009. She's known for her quirky lyrical twists & has made appearances internationally, opening for Mumford and Sons, Suzanne Vega, & more!
The Kings of Ukulele
Sponsored by Lanikai Ukuleles, the Kings of Ukulele are a Tidewater gem, playing all styles and genres of hits, ranging from reggae to rock, traditional island songs to hits from the 80's, and jazz standards, too. They've shared the stage with national recording artists such as Mishka, The Beach Boys, and even Marilyn Manson!
The Sonic Ukes
Since 2017, the Sonic Ukes have been entertaining & educating the local folks on the ESVA with the wonderful Ukulele--a first for the Shore! In that tradition, they proudly launched ESVA UkeFest in 2019 to show off a bit of the Shore to Ukulele enthusiasts from all around. Be sure to catch their stage-set. Offstage, they'll be running around making sure you are enjoying yourself at 2020  ESVA UkeFest, so say "Hi!" if you see them!
The Norfolk Uke Troupe
The gang's all here! Please welcome ESVA UkeFest's opening act of the evening, NUTS! This creative, fun and friendly Norfolk based Ukulele club is open to players of all ages & skill's time to jam!
Town of Cape Charles
About the organizer
ESVA UkeFest, Inc.
An annual Chesapeake Bay-Side Ukulele festival on the Eastern Shore of Virginia!
Ticket Options
Event Date: Jun 19 - 21
Price: $11-100
Saturday Box Lunch
$11.00 / ticket
+$0.96 FEES
79 days left
There are a number of lunch options around town, but we are also offering another local option which will be delivered to the Workshop location. Each lunch includes your choice of sandwich (Chicken salad, Veggie/Vegan, Turkey) with chips, drink, homemade cookie & a mint!
Early-Bird ESVA UkeFest 2020
$75.00 / ticket
+$4.74 FEES
13 days left
This ticket admits one to all ESVA UkeFest activities including Sunset Bayside Uke Jam, 3x 1-hour educational workshops (including one with our headliner, Danielle Ate the Sandwich!), Open Mic Contest, Uke concerts in the park, Farewell Coffee & Jam, swag bag, local discounts, & more! Please note that the Early-Bird price ends on April 15, 2020!
ESVA UkeFest 2020
Cape Charles
Vendor Applications
Event Date: Jun 19 - 21
Application deadline has passed

Meet our vendors

Vendor Application for 2020 ESVA UkeFest Davidson Ukuleles
Vendor Application for 2020 ESVA UkeFest Ed's Cigar Box Ukuleles
Vendor Application for 2020 ESVA UkeFest Hinkle Ukulele
Vendor Application for 2020 ESVA UkeFest The Hug Strap