View Full Version : Blackwater Ukulele Festival - March 19 near Charleston SC

01-16-2011, 01:11 PM
Great news!!! The SE ukulele festival on March 19 will be more awesome. We've changed venues.

We've added miles of walking trails, an aquarium, nature center, butterfly house, gift shop, food vendor, craft vendors, gardens, boat rides, talking birds (parrots), alligators (wild and caged) in addition to the already great line up of:

Ukulele Vendors
2 ukulele workshops
open mic
concert with the:
Charleston Hot Shots
Kent Knorr

Gates open at 9:00. The festival starts at 10:00. Check out our web site:

blackwaterukulelefestival.charlestonhotshots.com (http://blackwaterukulelefestival.charlestonhotshots.com)

01-18-2011, 04:37 PM
I just wanted to give a quick upate on the Blackwater Ukulele Festival. It's looking great!!!! The venue, Cypress Gardens, is awsome. I am getting a lot of e-mails and folks are signing up for the e-mail list.

I've updated the web site with:

Flyers, please feel free to post those in your Ukulele haunts
Bios on the instructors and performers
Pics from the Gardens
A Map of the Gardens with a picture of the dual gazebos and garden we'll be at.
Directions to the Gardens

The link to the site is: blackwaterukulelefestival.charlestonhotshots.com (http://blackwaterukulelefestival.charlestonhotshots.com)o r festival.charlestonhotshots.com (http://festival.charlestonhotshots.com)

Is anyone intersted in my providing a list of accomodations that are close by? Please let me know.

The Gardens will give a special rate for Busses, call 843-553-0515 for details

If you have any questions don''t hesitate to ask.

01-19-2011, 05:35 AM
Looks fun. I might have to plan a long weekend trip.

02-16-2011, 03:30 PM
I'm looking forward to the festival!