The Open Mic event is a new feature of the Hills Ukulele Festival.
You don’t have a half hour set ready to go, just one song? Well here is the forum for you!
The location for the Open Mic will roam across all three stages over the course of the Sunday the 19th of May.
From 11am – 12.10pm it will be based at ‘The Classroom Stage’
From 1pm – 2.10pm it will be based at ‘The Main Stage’
From 2.20pm – 2.50pm it will be based at ‘The Library Stage’.
You will have 3 minutes (including set up and introduction) to play your song.
There are two options for performers.
Option 1. Play for FREE and enjoy the adulation of the crowd.
Option 2. Pay a $15 entry fee and include your performance in the 2019 HUF Awards.
A HUF Judge will be present at all three open mic times and HUF Award Winners will be announced during the ‘Final Strummalong’ on the Main Stage.
As always, magnificent trophies and prizes are slated for winners.
The Adult HUF Award Winner will receive a fantastic
Kala Concert Travel Thinline Ukulele with Pickup & Gig Bag worth $475
The Junior HUF Award Winner will receive a brilliant
Mahalo – Java Concert Natural, Heavy Duty Gig Bag & Mahalo Accessory Pack (worth $200)
Runner Ups will also receive Ukulele Accessory Packs. It is definitely worth considering entering the event!