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Here's a list of events we have participated in!


The 3rd Annual Kris Fuchigami Ukulele Contest

When: Saturday, November 7, 2015 12 noon - 4:00pm

Where: Prince Kuhio Plaza, Hilo, Hawaii

http://krisfuchigami.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=13&Itemid=29

Duke's Ukes 10th Annual Ukulele Contest

Auditions

When: Email video clip or link to video to tanya@dukeswaikiki.com by Thursday, September 10, 2015 OR attend

Live Audition: Saturday, September 12, 2015 10:00am to 1:00 pm

Where: Duke's Waikiki

http://dukeswaikiki.com/dukes-ukes

The Ukulele Friends Tour

Bryan Tolentino and Herb Ohta, Jr.

Special Guest Halehaku Seabury

When: September 11-19, 2015

Where: Calfornia

https://www.facebook.com/events/726351500826692/

Andrew Molina 2015 West Coast Ukulele Jam Tour

When: September 24-October 11, 2015

Where: California and Tacoma, Washington

http://www.andrewmolinaukulele.com

Duke's Uke's 10th Annual Ukulele Contest Finale

When: Saturday, October 10, 2015 10:00am - 1:00pm

Where: Duke's Waikiki


10th Annual Maui Ukulele Festival

When: Sunday, October 11, 2015 1:00pm - 6:00 pm

Where: Maui Arts & Cultural Center - Kahului, Maui

http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org/en/maui.htm

PBS Craft in America Series: Music

November 2015

Check local listings

http://www.craftinamerica.org/filming-with-kamaka-ukulele/

Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila

NOTE: Annual Event NEW DATE!

When:Saturday, April 25, 2015 9am - 6pm

For more information, please visit: http://www.gabbypahinui.com/


Ukulele Festival of Northern California

When:Sunday, April 26, 2015 9am - 5pm

Where:Chabot College Campus

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelefestivalnorcal.org/


Hawaiian Nature Center Green Gala

When:Friday, May 15, 2015

Where:The Pacific Club, Honolulu, Hawaii

For more information, please visit: http://hawaiinaturecenter.org/green-gala/


38th Annual Nā Hōkū Hanohano Awards

When:Saturday, May 23, 2015

Where:Hawaii Convention Center

For more information, please visit: http://www.nahokuhanohano.org/


15th Annual Waikoloa Ukulele Festival

When:Sunday, July 19, 2015 10:30am - 4:30pm

Where:Waikoloa Beach Resort (Big Island)

For more information, please visit http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org


45th Annual Ukulele Festival

When:Sunday, July 19, 2015

Where:Kapiolani Park Bandstand (Waikiki)

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org/en/


Utah Ukulele Festival

When:Saturday, August 01, 2015 10am - 9pm

Where:Willow Park, Logan, Utah

For more information, please visit: http://utahukefest.com/


3rd Annual Jake Shimabukuro & Friends Concert

When:Friday, December 5, 2014 8pm

Where:Blaisdell Concert Hall

A night of music & storytelling celebrating Jake's 15+ year career and hometown ohana

Tickets available at the Blaisdell Box Office or ticketmaster.com

For more information, please visit JakeShimabukuro.com


The NAMM Show 2015

When:Thursday, January 22 - Sunday, January 25, 2015

Where:Anaheim, CA

For National Association of Music Merchants members and their associates.

For more information visit: The NAMM Show


37th Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

When:Saturday, May 24, 2014

Where:Royal Hawaiian Hotel's Grand Monarch Ballroom, Honolulu, HI

For more information, please visit: http://www.nahokuhanohano.org/


Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii

When:Sunday, May 25, 2014

Where:Kaka'ako Waterfront Park, Honolulu, HI

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelepicnicinhawaii.org/


44th Annual Ukulele Festival

When:Sunday, July 20, 2014

Where:Kapiolani Park Bandstand in Waikiki, Oahu

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org/en/index.htm


9th Annual Maui Ukulele Festival

When:Sunday October 12, 2014

Where:Maui Arts & Cultural Center (Kahului, Maui)

For more information, please visit http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org


8th Annual Duke's Ukes

Ukulele Contest Finale

When: Saturday, October 19, 2013 10:00am-1:00pm

Where: Duke's Waikiki - Honolulu, HI

For more information, please visit: http://www.dukeswaikiki.com/ukes


Feed Me A Story 2013

Read To Me International Fundraiser

(Silent Auction)

When: Saturday, October 19, 2013

Where: Kapi'olani Community College - Honolulu, HI

For more information, please visit: http://www.readtomeintl.org


Thailand Ukulele Festival 3

Benny Chong, Kalei Gamiao)

When: October 19-20, 2013

Where: Park Paragon, Siam Paragon - Bangkok, Thailand

For more information, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/ThaiUkeFest


Philippine Ukulele Festival

(Kalei Gamiao)

When: Friday, October 25, 2013

Where: SM Mall of Asia Activity Center - Pasay City, Metro Manila


4th Annual Benefit Gala for Saint Mark Lutheran School

(Silent Auction)

When: Saturday, November 9, 2013

Where: The Pacific Club - Honolulu, HI

For more information, please visit: http://www.smls-hawaii.org/annual-benefit-gala/


Kris Fuchigami Ukulele Contest

(Kris Fuchigami, Brittni Paiva)

When: Saturday, November 9, 2013

Where: Prince Kuhio Plaza - Hawaii Island

For more information, please visit: http://krisfuchigami.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=13&Itemid=29


Tiki Terrace 'Ohana Night

Kuhina Nui Ka'ahumanu Hawaiian Civic Club

(Silent Auction)

When: Sunday, December 1, 2013 5:30pm-9:00pm

Where: The Tiki Terrace - Des Plaines, IL


The NAMM Show 2014

When: January 23-26, 2014

Where: Anaheim Convention Center - Anaheim, CA

For more information, please visit: http://www.namm.org/thenammshow/2014


14th Annual Waikoloa Ukulele Festival

When: Saturday, March (Date TBA) 2014 1:00 - 7:00 pm

Where: Waikoloa Beach Resort - Hawaii Island

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org/en/waikoloa.htm


Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Lei of Stars 2014

Kamaka Hawaii, Inc., 'Iolani Luahine, Matthew Kane, Napua Stevens, and Don Ho will be inducted.

When: Thursday, May 1, 2014

Where: TBA

For more information, please visit: http://www.hmhof.org/index.html


8th Annual Maui Ukulele Festival

(Brittni Paiva)

When: Sunday, October 13, 2013 1:00 - 6:00 pm

Where: Maui Arts & Cultural Center - Kahului, Maui

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org/en/maui.htm


Sound Messe in Osaka 2013

When: October 9-10, 2013

Where: Osaka, Japan

For more information, please visit: http://www.sound-messe.com/


43rd ANNUAL UKULELE FESTIVAL

When:Sunday, July 21, 2013 10:00am - 4:00pm

Where:Kapiolani Park Bandstand, Oahu, Hawaii

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org/en/oahu/index.htm


CAIRNS UKULELE FESTIVAL FINALE

When:Sunday, July 7, 2013 4pm-7:30pm

Where:Cairns, Australia

For more information, please visit: http://cairnsukulelefestival.net/2013/05/06/cairns-ukulele-festival-finale-concert-tickets-now-on-sale/


PACIFIC EDGE MAGAZINE PRESENTS 2013 BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS GALA

Finalist - Best Family-Run Business

When:Thursday, May 30, 2013

Where:The Waterfront at Aloha Tower Marketplace

For more information, please visit: http://www.pacificedgeawards.com/


Caldogno Ukulele Meeting

When: July 19-22, 2012

Where:Cadogno, Italy

For more information, please visit: http://www.ukulelefest.it/ukulelemeeting


Lanai Ukulele Fest

When: April 13-15, 2012

Where:Various events at Manele Bay Four Seasons, Four Seasons Lodge at Ko'ele, Cafe 565, and Blue Ginger Cafe

For more information, please visit: www.lanaiukulelefestival.com


Ukulele Festival of Northern California

Ukulele Festival of Northern California

When: Sunday, April 01, 2012 10:00am - 5:30pm

Where: Chabot College Performing Arts Center, Hayward, CA

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelefestivalnorcal.org


Arizona Aloha Festival

Arizona Aloha Festival

When: Saturday and Sunday, March 10 & 11, 2012 10:00am - 5:00pm

Where:Tempe Town Lake, Tempe, AZ

For more information, please visit: http://azalohafest.org/


Waikoloa Ukulele Festival

Waikoloa Ukulele Festival

When: Saturday, March 03, 2012 1:00pm - 7:00pm

Where:King's Shops and Queens' MarketPlace, Waikoloa Beach Resort

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org/


Thailand Ukulele Festival

Thailand Ukulele Festival

When: Saturday and Sunday, February 25, 26, 2012 11:00am - 9:00pm

Where:Parc Paragon, Siam Paragon

For more information, please visit: www.thailandukulelefestival.com/


Jake Shimabukuro Concert

Jake Shimabukuro

When: Sunday, February 19, 2012 2:00pm

Where: Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center, Redondo Beach, CA

For more information, please visit: www.jakeshimabukuro.com


4th Annual Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii

When: Sunday, February 12, 2012 9:00am - 6:00pm

Where: Kaka'ako Waterfront Park

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelepicnicinhawaii.org


The NAMM Show

When: January 19-22, 2012

Where: Anaheim Convention Center

For more information, please visit: www.namm.org/thenammshow/2012


Go For Da Record

When: October 22, 2011 10:00am - 1:00pm

Where: Waikiki Shell Amphitheater

For more information, please visit: www.gofordarecord.org


Maui Ukulele Festival

When: Sunday, October 16, 2011 1:00pm - 6:00pm

Where: Yokouchi Pavilion/A&B Amphitheater

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org


The 41st Annual Ukulele Festival

The 41st Annual Ukulele Festival

When: Sunday, July 17, 2011 9:30am - 1:30pm

Where: Kapiolani Park Bandstand (Waikiki)

FREE ADMISSION

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelefestivalhawaii.org







Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii 2011

Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii 2011

Kaka'ako Waterfront Park
Oahu, Hawaii
February 13, 2011
Admission: FREE

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelepicnicinhawaii.org


The NAMM Show 2011

The NAMM Show 2011

Anaheim Convention Center, California
January 13-16, 2011

Kamaka Hawaii, Inc. will be an exhibitor at the annual trade show for retail music store buyers, manufacturers, manufacturers' representatives, distributors and publishers of the music products industry, professional audio, sound and lighting companies, and commercial recording studios.

For more information, please visit: www.thenammshow.com


17th Annual Ukulele Festival of Northern California

Ukulele Festival Logo

When: Sunday, April 3rd, 2011. 10:00am to 5:30pm

Where: Chabot College, Performing Arts Center, 25555 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA

Tickets: $8.00 in advance or $10 at the door, children under 4yrs. free

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelefestivalnorcal.org/

Download Program Flyer: Program Flyer



Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii 2010

Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii 2010

Kaka'ako Waterfront Park
February 12 & 13, 2010

For more information, please visit: www.ukulelepicnicinhawaii.org


The NAMM Show 2010

The NAMM Show 2010

Anaheim Convention Center, California
January 14-17, 2010

Kamaka Hawaii, Inc. will be an exhibitor at the annual trade show for retail music store buyers, manufacturers, manufacturers' representatives, distributors and publishers of the music products industry, professional audio, sound and lighting companies, and commercial recording studios.

For more information, please visit: www.thenammshow.com


The 39th Annual Ukulele Festival

The 39th Annual Ukulele Festival

When: Sunday, July 19, 2009 9:30am - 1:30pm

Where: Kapiolani Park Bandstand (Waikiki)

FREE ADMISSION

FREE PARKING

at Kapiolani Community College (Parking Lots A, B, & C)

FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE

Pick Up & Drop Off in Parking Lot B 8:00am - 3:00pm

For more information, please visit: www.roysakuma.net/ukulelefestival


16th Annual Ukulele Festival of Northern California
"Living the Legacy"

Ukulele Festival Logo

When: Sunday, April 26, 2009. 10:30am - 5:00pm

Where: Sunset Courtyard, Hayward Adult School, 22100 Princeton Street, Hayward, CA

Entrance Donation: $7.00 Adults, children under 5yrs. free

Kamaka Hawaii, Inc. will be a vendor at the event - 'ukulele, t-shirts, baseball caps available for sale Visit Fred Kamaka, Jr., Bryan Tolentino, and Asa Young at Booth 28 in front of the Auditorium

For more information, please visit: www.pica-org.org


36th Annual Na Mele O Maui Song Competition

Ka'anapali Resorts

Ka'anapali Resorts in Maui
Thursday, November 20, 2008
from 9:00 a.m. � 2 p.m

Fred Kamaka, Sr. will be attending the 36th Annual Na Mele O Maui Song Competition at Ka'anapali Resorts in Maui. He will present a Kamaka 'ukulele to the overall winner.

For more information, please visit: www.kaanapaliresort.com


The NAMM Show 2009

The NAMM Show 2009

Anaheim Convention Center, California
January 15-18, 2009

Kamaka Hawaii, Inc. will be an exhibitor at the annual trade show for retail music store buyers, manufacturers, manufacturers' representatives, distributors and publishers of the music products industry, professional audio, sound and lighting companies, and commercial recording studios.

For more information, please visit: www.thenammshow.com


Rotary Club of West Honolulu's
52nd Annual David Malo Award Dinner

Rotary Club of West Honolulu

Hawaii Prince Hotel
October 17, 2008

Rotary Club of West Honolulu will honor the Kamaka Brothers, Samuel Kamaka, Jr. and Frederick Kamaka, Sr. for their outstanding contributions in promoting an understanding and appreciation of the richness of Hawaiian culture and heritage

For more information, please visit: www.rotaryd5000.org


HEART STRINGS: The Story of the Kamaka`Ukulele

Ukulele Festival Logo

A PBS documentary that airs on
Thursday, September 18, 2008
Check your local listing for time

The documentary is directed by Stuart Yamane and tells the story of
four generations of one family that has carried on the craft, values and
traditions that are Kamaka Hawaii.

See the article in the Summer 2008 edition of Fretboard Journal and
the trailer on Pacific Islanders in Communication


Antiques Roadshow 2006 Tour
Honolulu, Hawaii

Ukulele Festival Logo

Hawaii Convention Center
1801 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815
Saturday, August 26, 2006

Antiques Roadshow celebrates its 10th year of discovering America's hidden treasures. The three-time Emmy nominated series will be coming to Hawaii and visiting the Kamaka factory.

For more information, please visit: www.pbs.org

To purchase tickets, please visit: www.hawaiiconvention.com


The 36th Annual Ukulele Festival Hawaii

Kapiolani Park Bandstand
Waikiki, Hawaii
Sunday, July 30, 2006
10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Free Admission

Roy Sakuma and his sponsors have presented this festival since 1970. This annual event attracts an audience of thousands who come to enjoy a free two-hour concert showcasing the finest ukulele players, national celebrities, Hawaii's top entertainers, and an ukulele orchestra of more than 800 students.

For more information, please visit: www.roysakuma.net


13th Annual Ukulele Festival of Northern California

Ukulele Festival Logo

Hayward Adult School
22100 Princeton Street
Hayward, CA
Sunday, April 30, 2006

The longest running ukulele festival on the mainland. This annual event boasts attendance of over 1000 ukulele and Hawaiian music fans. All day entertainment, ono grinds and many ukulele vendors and friends.

For more information, please visit: www.pica-org.org


Kamaka Hawaii Benefit Concert

Kamaka Hawaii Benefit Concert

Hawaii Convention Center, Lili'u Theatre,
1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii
Saturday, March 18, 2006
6 pm to 10 pm

In celebration of Kamaka Hawaii’s 90th Anniversary, the company is organizing the Kamaka Hawaii Benefit Concert, Ho'okani Mau Loa (May the Music Live On). Event proceeds support the 'Ukulele Guild of Hawaii's Ukes for Kids program, which provides 'ukuleles at no cost to Hawaii's underprivileged keiki.

The concert will feature headliner, Jake Shimabukuro, and performances by many other renowned musicians.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit: www.tix.com


The NAMM Show 2006

The NAMM Show 2006

Anaheim Convention Center,
January 19-22, 2006

For more information, please visit: www.thenammshow.com


MidWest Ukefest No. 3

Indiana State Museum,
650 W. Washington Street,
Indianapolis, Indiana
Thursday, October 27 -
Sunday, October 30, 2005

Geoff Davis and the Key Strummers promise a fun event. Now registering for Ukefest No. 3.

For more information, please visit: www.keystrummers.org


4th Annual Ukulele Exhibition and Conference

4th Annual Ukulele Exhibition and Conference

Sheraton Waikiki Beach Resort,
Waikiki, Hawaii
Friday, November 18, 2005 -
Sunday, November 20, 2005

The Ukulele Guild proudly announces its 4th Annual Exhibition. Great seminars, entertainers, and spectacular custom-made ukeleles. Begins Friday night and continues all day Saturday and Sunday.

For more information, please visit: Ukulele Guild Logo www.ukuleleguild.org


Starbuck's & Honolulu Zoo Society
Wildest Show In Town - Summer Concert Series

Honolulu Zoo \ Starbucks, Wildest Show in Town



The Honolulu Zoo
Wednesday, August 3, 2005
6 pm - 7 pm

Honolulu Zoo Society




$2 donation at the door (doors open at 4:35 pm). Comedian Frank DeLima performs. A drawing will be held for a Kamaka ukulele.

For more information, please visit: www.honzoosoc.org


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