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The third largest Hawaiian island is home to the majority of Hawaii’s diverse population, a fusion of East and West cultures rooted in the values and traditions of the Native Hawaiian people.

Kauai Approx 30 min
Molokai Approx 30 min
Lanai Approx 35 min
Maui Approx 40 min
Hawaii Approx 45 min
Lei Day Celebration Closing Ceremony, 93rd Annual
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Lei Day Celebration Closing Ceremony, 93rd Annual

Occurs on: Saturday, May 2, 2020, 9:00am - 11:00am
Summary

The City & County of Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation has the Lei Day Celebration's closing event - the presentation of the contest lei to honor Hawaii's monarchy at Mauna Ala (The Royal Mausoleum @ 2261 Nuuanu Avenue) and Kawaiahao Church (957 Punchbowl at approximately 10:15A). The [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Kaiulani Kauahi
  • Contact Organization: C&C of Honolulu, Parks & Recreation
Lei Day Queen and 1st Princess 2019
Oahu

Lei Day Celebration 93rd Annual

Occurs on: Friday, May 1, 2020, 9:00am - 5:30pm
Summary

The first Lei Day was in 1927 (the Academy Awards began in 1929) and celebrated in downtown Honolulu with a few people wearing lei. From that it grew and more and more people began to wear lei on May 1. We are told that the first celebration and exhibit of lei was at the Bank of Hawaii. In 1928, [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Kaiulani Kauahi
  • Contact Organization: C&C of Honolulu, Parks & Recreation
2019 Lei Queen and Court
Oahu

Lei Court Selection Event (92nd Annual)

Occurs on: Saturday, March 7, 2020, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Summary

The first Lei Day was in 1927 and celebrated in downtown Honolulu with a few people wearing lei.  From that it grew and more and more people began to wear lei on May 1.  We are told that the first celebration and exhibit of lei was at the Bank of Hawaii.  In 1928, the first lei queen was [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Kaiulani Kauahi
  • Contact Organization: C&C of Honolulu, Parks & Recreation
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Waikiki Artfest

Occurs between: Saturday, March 21, 2020 - Sunday, November 22, 2020, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Summary

The Waikiki Artfest features 75 of Hawaii's fine artists and handcraft artisans who display their own artwork for sale, to include all types of jewelry, clothing, wood products, stained glass, ceramics, soaps and candles, quilts, ahd photography. We are located in Kapiolani Park at the Diamond [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Nancy Calhoun
  • Contact Organization: Handcrafters and Artisans Alliance
Nagaoka Hanabi (Nagaoka Fireworks)
Oahu

Honolulu Festival (26th Annual)

Occurs between: Friday, March 6, 2020 - Sunday, March 8, 2020, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Summary

The Honolulu Festival is Hawaii's premier cultural event, promoting mutual understanding, economic cooperation and ethnic harmony between the people of Hawaii and the Pacific Rim region. Each year, the Festival attracts thousands of new and returning spectators who are looking for an experience [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: The Honolulu Festival Foundation
  • Contact Organization: Honolulu Festival HQ
Leimaking
Oahu

Free Lei Making Workshops - Manoa Valley District Park

Occurs between: Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - Thursday, April 23, 2020, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Summary

Practice and continue development of wili lei making styles at this hands on workshop.

REGISTRATION: You must call in advance to register for this class. A list of recommended items will be given to registered participants. This is a free class. All ages. Children 8 years and younger must [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Marc Koga
Lei making
Oahu

Free Lei Making Workshops - Manoa Valley District Park

Occurs on: Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Summary

Practice  and continued development of wili lei making styles at this hands on workshop. Participants will enter practice leis into the Manoa Lei Competition.  REGISTRATION: Please call in advance to register for this free class. A list of recommended items will be given to registered [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Marc Koga
Leimaking
Oahu

Free Lei Making Workshops - Kaneohe District Park

Occurs on: Thursday, April 2, 2020
Summary

Class will consist of demonstration and make and take for Haku, Humupapa and Kui lei making method. Suggested that participates REGISTER for the class, but walk-ins will be welcomed! Participants are encouraged to bring flowers and greenery to be used in their lei.

All ages, however, [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Manny Tijamo/Tracy Lessary
Kalakaua Merrie Mile
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Kalakaua Merrie Mile

Occurs on: Saturday, December 12, 2020, 7:00am - 9:00am
Summary

This is a fun one-mile race in Waikiki followed by a beach party. Great as a warm-up for the marathon as well as visiting friends and family. Children of all ages are welcome to run the Merrie Mile.

Starts are in waves based on predicted finish time. The last wave is the professional wave [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Honolulu Marathon
  • Contact Organization: Honolulu Marathon
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Honolulu Triathlon (17th Annual)

Occurs on: Sunday, May 10, 2020, 5:00am - 11:45am
Summary

The 17th Annual International Honolulu Triathlon Festival of Sports offers several sporting events and features the famous Honolulu Triathlon, Kids Race, 10K Fun Run and a SUP & RUN at the beach. Come and join us for a truly unique triathlon experience in paradise! Spectators are welcome to hang [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Manu
  • Contact Organization: Athlonia