MIghty Uke Day 7 Wrap-Up

Wow, what a Mighty Uke Day we enjoyed last weekend! The weather was perfect, the workshops and concerts were wonderful, and it was fun seeing so many people walking the streets of Old Town carrying ukuleles and smiling 🙂 Here’s my look back on it all . . . As most of you know, Mighty

Arts Night Out Mighty Uke Day Preview

Come find out what the aloha spirit of the ukulele is all about and get ready for our Mighty Uke Day festival in Old Town! Group performances, strums, and an ukulele petting zoo for you to give the uke a try. Performers include: The Ukulele Kings, The Stump Brothers, Punch Drunk, and more. A part

CATA Bus Flash Mob – May 4

Hop on the bus, Gus! Our bus flash mob has been one of the most popular events leading up to Mighty Uke Day and this year’s moving strum and sing will be no exception. We will be leaving on the Route #1 bus from the Meridian Mall in Okemos at 7:00 and will arrive in

Announcing Mighty Uke Day 7

ANNOUNCING: MIGHTY UKE DAY 7 MAY 12 – 14, 2017 OLD TOWN LANSING, MI TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE: http://mightyukeday.com/schedule-tickets/ Mighty Uke Day is a celebration of the diminutive yet dynamic ukulele and honors its unique ties to Michigan culture as well as its contributions to music education and appreciation in the schools and community. We are pleased

What a Mighty Mighty Uke Day 6!

Mighty Uke Day 6 Wrap-Up Sunday, May 22, 2016 It hailed and even snowed a bit, but nothing could stop the good times we had at Mighty Uke Day 6, May 13 – 15 in Old Town Lansing! Here are some reflections on the weekend . . . Each year, we try to do things

Chris Kamaka to Appear Saturday at Mighty Uke Day

Mighty Uke Day is honored to welcome Chris Kamaka to Old Town Lansing on Saturday, May 14. Chris is the great-grandson of Kamaka founder Sam K. Kamaka Sr. and will be appearing at Elderly Instruments and other venues at Mighty Uke Day. Learn more about the Kamaka family and their instruments here: http://www.ukulelemag.com/uketube/tbt-kicking-off-kamakas-centennial.  

Mighty Uke Day 6 is Ready To Go!

Well, it’s taken a little while, but the schedule and tickets are all up and running for Mighty Uke Day 6! We are incredibly thrilled to be able to bring Kalei Gamiao, one of the new generation of ukulele players from Hawai’i, to Lansing along with the dynamic duo of Victor & Penny (with their

What a Mighty MUD!

Mighty Uke Day Wrap-Up Tuesday, May 19, 2015 It’s sort of hard to believe, but Mighty Uke Day 5 was going strong in Old Town a little over a week ago. In some ways, it seems like it was just yesterday, in others, it seems like months ago. We had a variety of unique events