Mother Ukers

The Mother Ukers are ‘The Ukulele Band’. Using ukuleles of all shapes and sizes the Mother Ukers take you on a musical journey through time and space

FREE to attend, although we welcome donations to cover our costs.

Mother Ukers will be at the Swanage Folk Festival 2024.

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When to see Mother Ukers

The main stage in Sunday afternoon’s concert. Scroll down to see the other bands playing in that session.

Don’t forget to arrive early for this free concert.

Festival locations

Events are located around the town centre, mainly Sandpit Field and Shore road. Click here for a map of the locations.


Some parts of the Festival are free and others need you to buy a ticket. Click here for more details about tickets.

Mother Ukers

Mother Ukers are a three piece Ukulele band based in Bournemouth, England. The Band take on modern day classics  with their ukuleles and forge them into timeless wonders of a bygone era with the power of ‘Ukular Fusion’ Warping time and Space… The Mother Ukers are ‘The Ukulele Band’

The Mother Ukers are a Ukulele band performing covers and original material for your pleasure. Using ukuleles of all shapes and sizes the Mother Ukers take you on a musical journey through time and space. Mixing up sounds captured in the minds of mortals from over a hundred years to create their unique ‘Ukular Fusion’. With songs & flavours of Modern pop, Punk, Classic rock, the Swinging 60s, Fabulous 50s blended together and marinaded with the sound and rhythms of the roaring 20s and seasoned with a touch of the blues in a swamp grass melody. The Mother Ukers unleash the power of their humble little four string ukes and guarantee to tickle your ears, kiss your soul & get them feet a tapping!

Also playing in the same session as Mother Ukers

Wight Hot Pipes

Wight Hot Pipes

Diverse and eclectic Wight Hot Pipes span the entire spectrum from Celtic, all the way through to contemporary dance and gritty rock.

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The Ashen Keys

The Ashen Keys

The Ashen Keys are a multi-instrumental, multi-voiced celebration of heartfelt storytelling.They’ve performed at folk festivals as Launchpad winners..

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Each year Swanage is filled with a music and dance spectacle,
including FREE and ticketed events across the weekend.


On Sandpit field

Craft fair, children’s entertainment, afternoon concerts 

All around the town

Dance displays, the procession and the fringe

Tickets needed

Evening concerts on Sandpit field

Concerts in the Conservative Club

Ceilidh in Swanage School

Workshops - various locations