The third annual UkeFest starts tonight at 7 p.m. at Starz FilmCenter, in the Tivoli building on the Auraria campus, with a screening of the documentary Mighty Uke, which will be presented by director Tony Coleman and ukulele virtuoso James Hill. The festivities which include performances by Hill, the Boulder Acoustic Society and Ukulele Loki, among many others, plus workshops, jams and raffles will continue through Saturday at Swallow Hill, 71 East Yale Avenue. Ukuleles starting at $30 will be available Saturday. Admission to tonight's film is $10 to $12; festival passes are available from Swallow Hill for $75 in advance; tickets to Saturday's concert are $25 in advance. For tickets and a complete schedule, call 303-777-1003 or visit www.swallowhillmusic.org.
Sat., Feb. 6, 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m., 2010