An island tradition for the past 20 years is the Hawaii Arts, Crafts & Food Festival During Merrie Monarch Week. The Festival celebrates the artistic and cultural heritage of Hawaii's people and its environment.
This year's celebration will be held on April 4, 5 and 6, 2013, Thursday, Friday & Saturday, from 9 am - 5pm, at Sangha Hall (along the Parade Route) located at 398 Kilauea Avenue, Hilo.
The three-day event, known as one of the Largest and Best in the State, showcases over 100 of the finest artisans, crafters and food vendors from the Big Island, Oahu, Maui, Molokai, Kauai and the Pacific Nations.
Hourly prizes, performances and demonstrations will be held during this event, truly making it an unforgettable cultural experience.