LEI COURT SELECTION EVENT

Contact Info
Kaiulani Kauahi
808-768-3041
rkauahi@honolulu.gov
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Description

Each year, the lei court is selected from one of the four rotating groups:18-30 years Na Opio (The Youth)31-45 years Na Makua (The Adults) 46-60 years Na Makua Oo (The Elders in Training)61 and over Na Kupuna (The Elders)This year (2017) is the year of Na Makua Oo. One lei king/queen and up to two lei prince/princesses will be selected.Each contestant vying for top honors will be scored on:• Kumuhana o ka lei (lei making skills - they have one hour to make a lei on site); • Kulana Lei (poise and personality);• Olelo Pelekane and Olelo Hawaii (speaking in both English and Hawaiian); and,• Hula Auana (modern hula).

LEI COURT SELECTION EVENT