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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)
Queen Liliuokalani Long Distance Outrigger Canoe Races 2016
Hawaii

Queen Liliuokalani Long Distance Outrigger Canoe Races 2016

Summary

Kai Opua Canoe Club, one of Hawaii’s oldest outrigger canoe clubs, will host crews from Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Peru, Tahiti, United Kingdom and an estimated 75 crews from the US. Hawaii will be well represented with multiple crews and more than sixty Big Island crews [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: MIke Atwood
  • Contact Organization: QUeen's Race
Students using liquid dyes painting their scarves.
Hawaii

Paint Your Own Silk Scarf

Summary

Each student receives personal help from instructor Patti Pease Johnson on mixing colors using the four printing process colors: cyan, magenta, yellow & black, or use available premixed colors. Learn techniques such as wet on wet, wet on dry, and salt to create different surface textures on your [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Karen Alexander
  • Contact Organization: Waimea Arts Council
Hawaii

Hanohano O Kona (honoring Kona) Lecture

Summary

How do you clean and store precious family photos, documents and heirlooms? Bring questions to “Care of Family Treasures” on Wednesday, August 31, when Kona Historical Society presents Malia Van Heukelem. Malia has worked with art and artifacts of all shapes and sizes as collections manager for [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Ramona Amoguis
  • Contact Organization: Kona Historical Society
Hawaii

Hanohano O Kona (honoring Kona) Lecture, June 29, 2016, 5:30 Pm-7:00 Pm

Summary

Kona Historical Society presents the Hanohano O Kona lecture series. Allen Wall, Kona Historical Society Board President, kamaaina rancher, musician, Daniel Akaka, Mauna Lani Cultural Affairs Director, kahu, musician, and Alan Akaka, slack key artist, will discuss “Na Mele Paniolo O Kona,” [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Ramona Amoguis
  • Contact Organization: Kona Historical Society
Hawaii

Hamakua Harvest Annual Farm Festival

Summary

Hamakua Harvest Annual Farm Festival
Sunday, May 29, 2016 8 am to 4 pm

The first Annual Hamakua Harvest Farm Festival will be an inspirational event celebrating local agriculture and the community.

The festivities will be held at the Hamakua Harvest site (at the [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Lori Beach
  • Contact Organization: Hamakua Harvest
Hawaii

Celebrate Grandparents' Day

Summary

The Kona Coffee Living History Farm, where one of the newest pieces of technology is a wheelbarrow, invites grandparents to the Farm on Monday, September 19 for Keiro no Hi or Grandparent’s Day. Children 17 and under are admitted free. Walk through the coffee and macadamia nut orchards with your [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Ramona Amoguis
  • Contact Organization: Kona Historical Society