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Island of Hawaii Events Calendar

Plan your trip during one of the many special events happening on the island of Hawaii. Some of the biggest events on the island include the annual Merrie Monarch Festival (follows Easter Sunday in March - April) in Hilo, the largest hula competition in the world; and the IRONMANTM World Championship (October) race from Historic Kailua Village in Kona to Hawi and back. No matter what time of the year, you’re bound to find one-of-a-kind festivals, cultural performances and musical events to entertain you during your stay on the island.

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Apr 27 2018
Master Lei Maker Kaipo AhChong
Hawaii

Hula Arts At Kilauea: Aloha Friday Program

Occurs between:
Friday, April 27, 2018
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Friday, December 28, 2018
Summary

The lei is a Hawaiian flower garland that is worn for many different special occasions.  The lei also represents and symbolizes a variety of celebrations from friendship, love, welcoming, departures and everything in between.  Come join agriculture farmer Kaipo AhChong on the front porch of [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Anisha Clay
  • Contact Organization: Volcano Art Center
Apr 28 2018
Hawaiian Sunset Saturday - April
Hawaii

Hawaiian Sunset Saturday - April

Occurs on:
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Summary

On the last Saturday of every month, everyone's invited to gather and celebrate Kona's spectacular sunset with live Hawaiian music and beautiful hula performed by the dancers of Halau Kaeaikahelelani, under the direction of kumu hula Yuki Kaea Lyons and Lily Kahelelani Lyons Dudoit.

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Contact Info
  • Contact Organization: Historic Kailua Village
May 1 2018
Hilo Lei Day
Hawaii

Hilo Lei Day Festival

Occurs on:
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Summary

May Day is Lei Day in Hawaii, and the Hilo Lei Day Festival returns to Kalakaua Park this year. The celebration, always on 1 May, will be on Tuesday in 2018. It is free and open to the public. Opening ceremonies are at 9:00 am, when oli and hookupu will be made. The festival ends at 3:00 pm with a [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Leilehua Yuen
  • Contact Organization: Hilo Lei Day Festival
May 1 2018
Hawaii

Hula Arts At Kilauea: May Day is Lei Day

Occurs on:
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Summary

In Hawaii, May Day is Lei Day, beloved island celebration, May Day honors the unique ways that Hawai`i's multi-cultural traditions have woven together to create a more interesting, tolerant and beautiful community. Meet our local Volcano musician Wes Awana as he shares how to play local [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Anisha Clay
  • Contact Organization: Volcano Art Center
May 3 2018
Desiree Moana Cruz
Hawaii

Hula Arts At Kilauea: Hula Voices

Occurs on:
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Summary

Hula Voices presents an engaging, intimate “talk story” session with Hawaii Island’s hula practitioners who eat, sleep and live on the practice of hula and its associated arts. Embrace the opportunity to listen to Kumu Hula, long time Humana (student) and artisans whose live and breathe Hula. [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Anisha Clay
  • Contact Organization: Volcano Art Center
May 4 2018
Wes Awana's 'ukulele workshop
Hawaii

Hula Arts At Kilauea: Aloha Friday Program

Occurs between:
Friday, May 4, 2018
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Friday, December 7, 2018
Summary

Come play music with Hawaii's ukulele practitioner Wes Awana on the first Friday of every month. Volcano area musician Wes Awana invites visitors and Kama'aina alike to share his love of the 'ukulele and Hawaiian music. Wes will be giving family-friendly lessons on the iconic and inviting 'ukulele. [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Anisha Clay
  • Contact Organization: Volcano Art Center
May 5 2018
Hawaii

PowerShares Series Tennis Tournament - Champions Cup

Occurs between:
Saturday, May 5, 2018
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Sunday, May 6, 2018
Summary

The Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows on Kohala Coast, Hawaii will host Hawaii’s first ever PowerShares Series tennis tournament Sunday, May 6, InsideOut Sports & Entertainment announced today.John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Mardy Fish and Tommy Haas will be the four competing players in the Champions [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Randy Walker
  • Contact Organization: PowerShares Series
May 5 2018
Future Voices Performs
Hawaii

Future Voices Performs

Occurs between:
Saturday, May 5, 2018
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Sunday, May 6, 2018
Summary

We look to the youth to help guide us into a future that is verdant, sustainable, and enlightened, as seen through spoken word and dance. This performance is created in collaboration with Prince Dance Institute students. The outcome is a multimedia dance performance that is both educational and [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Kristin Lake
  • Contact Organization: Kahilu Theatre Foundation
May 11 2018
Orchid, Plant & Craft Show
Hawaii

Orchid, Plant & Craft Show

Occurs between:
Friday, May 11, 2018
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Saturday, May 12, 2018
Summary

32nd Annual Mother's Day Weekend Orchid Show, Plant & Craft Show

Friday May 11th 9AM till 6PM

Saturday May 12th 8AM till 4PM

Orchid Vendors from Around the Island With New Hybrids and Exotic Orchid Species

Pottery & Ceramics, Real Flower Jewelry, Nurturing Gemstones & [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Bob
  • Contact Organization: Kona Orchid Society
May 11 2018
Randy Lee Master lei maker
Hawaii

Hula Arts At Kilauea: Aloha Friday Program

Occurs between:
Friday, May 11, 2018
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Friday, December 14, 2018
Summary

Come join Master lei maker, Randy Lee, on the front porch of Volcano Art Center Gallery.  Watch and learn as Randy Lee passes on his knowledge and craftsmanship of the iconic Hawaiian Lei.  Lee uses a variety of natural materials to fashion the most gorgeous of leis.  This hands-on workshop [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Anisha Clay
  • Contact Organization: Volcano Art Center

Festivals on the Island of Hawaii

Festivals on the Island of Hawaii

Find suggestions for some of the island of Hawaii's most popular festivals celebrating food, culture and more. 

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