Kau Coffee Festival (10th Annual)
The 10th annual Kau Coffee Festival celebrates its award-winning brew with a host of events on various dates from April 21-May 6. Fun culminates May 5-6 at the Pahala Community Center with a java-jumpin' hoolaulea'a on Saturday and the Kau Coffee College educational series on Sunday. Supported by the Hawaii Tourism Authority and a bevy of sponsors and volunteers, the Kau Coffee Festival is designed to celebrate Kau as a premium coffee growing origin and a unique visitor destination. Many events are free, while others require a nominal fee and reservations. All activities feature the exceptional flavor and aroma of Kau coffee and the remarkable people and special place that produces it. 2018 Kau Coffee Festival Activities: Miss Kau Coffee Pageant, Saturday April 21 Paina Open House, Friday April 27 Kau Coffee Recipe Contest, Sunday April 29 Kau Mountain Water System Hike, Wednesday May 2 Kau Coffee & Cattle Day, Friday, Friday May 4 Kau Stargazing, Friday, May 4 Ka'u Coffee Hoolaulea, Saturday May 5 Kau Coffee College, Sunday May 6 Info: http://kaucoffeefestival.com, 808-929-9550.