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The Island of Hawaii is the youngest and largest island in the Hawaiian chain. Nearly twice as big as all of the other Hawaiian Islands combined (hence, it’s nickname, “The Big Island”), its sheer size is awe-inspiring. 

Kauai Approx 1 hr (direct from Kona)
Oahu Approx 45 min (direct from Kona)
Molokai Approx 1 hr 20 min
Lanai Approx 1 hr 30 min
Maui Approx 40 min (direct from Kona)
Lucky Tongue
Hawaii

My Generation

Occurs on:
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Summary

Capturing the harmonic dream of a new generation, Lucky Tongue's musical show My Generation will premier at the Kahilu Theatre Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at 7:00 pm. Visit Kahilutheatre.org or call 808.885.6868 for more ticketing information.

Written, produced, and performed by Lucky [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: kristin lake
  • Contact Organization: kahilu theatre foundation
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
Hawaii

Hawaii Island Festival - 30 Days of Aloha - Waimea Hoolaulea

Occurs on:
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Summary

A relaxing day in beautiful Waimea, God’s country indeed. We start off with community olelo Hawaii by our keiki, Taiko drummers “sound the alarm” and draw people in from the Parade. Our Craft Tent is filled with clothing, purses, jewelry, lauhala products. Delicious food and snacks can be [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: M. Akana
  • Contact Organization: Hawaii Island Festival
Hawaii

Hawaii Island Festival - 30 Days of Aloha - Waimea 43rd Annual Paniolo Parade

Occurs on:
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Summary

We show off our paniolo, the art of pa’u, the art of hula, oli, olelo, our royal society, Ahahui Ka’ahumanu Waimea Chapter. Many of our paniolo and pa’u riders are true paniolo; they all own ranches, work & live the way of paniolo as their kupuna and teach our younger generation, thus [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: M. Akana
  • Contact Organization: Hawaii Island Festival
Hawaii

Hawaii Island Festival - 30 Days of Aloha - Kindy Sproat Falsetto & Hawaiian Storytelling Competition

Occurs on:
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Summary

Our kane come out to show their skills to throw their voice in higher registers. They also share the manao of their mele, the songwriter and the hidden meaning (kaona). This is to honor the late Uncle Kindy Sproat, a true Hawaiian who lived in Pololu Valley, as his kupuna before him. This event [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: M. Akana
  • Contact Organization: Hawaii Island Festival
Hawaii

Ms. Aloha Nui Pageant

Occurs on:
Friday, September 7, 2018
Summary

The Ms. Aloha Nui Pageant was created to celebrate the Women of great stature who embodies the “Spirit of Aloha ". In celebrating the beautiful women of the big island, we must educate all and honor the Old Hawaiian Culture, which is in the traditional sense, weighing in at least 200 lbs. as a [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Jacelyn Auna
  • Contact Organization: Hawaii Island Festival
Members of the West Hawai'i County Band with director Bernaldo Evangalista
Hawaii

The West Hawaii County Band Presents a Free Friday Concert

Occurs between:
Friday, April 20, 2018
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Friday, December 21, 2018
Summary

The West Hawaii County Band, a 20 member wind ensemble, presents a free hour of band music at Hale Halawai Park on Ali'i Drive in Kailua-Kona. The music will be selected from the band's library featuring jazz tunes, classic band music, marches, music from the movies and Hawaiian traditional [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Al
  • Contact Organization: West Hawai'i County Band
Hawaii

Big Island Brawl Roller Derby Tournament 2018

Occurs between:
Thursday, May 31, 2018
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Sunday, June 3, 2018
Summary

The 2018 Big Island Brawl Roller Derby Tournament is a 4 day roller derby tournament hosted by the Paradise Roller Girls of Hilo, Hawaii. This year will feature 8 WFTDA (Women's Flat Track Derby Association) teams from California, Alaska, Canada, Japan, Oahu, Kauai, and the Big Island. This year's [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Katherine Wood
  • Contact Organization: HI
David Jones
Hawaii

IRON & SILK: Taiji • Qigong • live meditative music

Occurs on:
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Summary

Explore the softness of silk and strength of iron through Taiji (or Tai Chi) and Qigong. David Jones combines principles of gentle healing movement and meditation accompanied by live Indian classical music. We seldom experience growth where we feel strongest. Rather, by seeking to strengthen the [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Deborah Masterson
  • Contact Organization: RhythmFullCircle