Uke Hop

Uke Hop

Event Date: May 13 2017 - May 14 2017

Event Type: Exhibition & Show,Performance

Address: South Grafton Ex-Servicemen's Club, Wharf Street, South Grafton (map)

Contact Name: Madge Little


The Grafton Ukettes are hosting a Uke Hop on May 13th and 14th 2017, at the South Grafton Services Club, Wharf Street South Grafton.

It is a 1950s/60s themed event, playing 50s and 60s tunes. Period Dress up is optional.

While the “Hop” is aimed at social groups, every one is welcome to attend. There is no entry fee. Groups can perform, or individuals, or two or three or four, etc people. The bigger groups can have 15 to 20 minutes while the smaller acts can have 10 to 15 minutes.

The Ukettes will provide all sound equipment, to save set up times. Just let us know your needs.

All meals and snacks can be provided by the Club. There is a coffee shop on site. Just a short walk, by the river, to the main street of South Grafton, are other cafes and pubs.

The program will commence at 10am on Sat morning and is as follows:

  • Sat Morning:  Group and individual performances

  • Sat Afternoon:  Combined jam: music will be projected and supplied to all entrants prior to the date

  • Sat Evening:  A 50s/60s Rock and Roll Dance with the Big River Rockers at the Club.

  • Sunday Morning:  Breakfast at the Club and an impromptu jam session for those wanting to stay a bit longer

If you give me an e mail contact I can forward all this information, as well as accommodation options etc.

Registration will be required by March 31st.

No forms to fill in, just e mail Madge on and she will ask you for the information required.