E Ola Mau I Ka Pono Festival
Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 11:00
45-3490 Mamane Street, Suite B
Hawaiian Cultural Center of Hamakua
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The Hawaiian Cultural Center of Hāmākua invites the community to join us in celebrating our one year anniversary offering cultural programs and classes in Honoka‘a. The E Ola Mau I Ka Pono Festival is set for Saturday, March 18th, 2017 at the Historic Botehlo Building. Join us from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for music, hula, cultural activities, and family fun as we recognize the many accomplishments of the past year and mahalo our community -- we couldn’t have done it without you! The event opens with the blessing of our new exhibit hall and unfolds to feature performances by Sonny Lim, Hula Me Ka Honua, Hawane Rios, Halau Waika, Hualalai, and Brad Bordessa. Meet the folks behind Pohaha I Ka Lani, Lalakea Fishpond, 101 Financial, Leiola Designs, and more at vendor booths featuring crafts, informational displays, and cultural activities. Bid on prizes at the silent auction fundraiser and dine on a Hawaiian plate dinner featuring Kalua Pork and Squid Lu`au or vegan dishes prepared by Sea Dandelion Café. Pre-order your Hawaiian plate for $15 by contacting Roxane Esquera at 936-0853 or Vikki Catellacci at 937-5241. The Hawaiian Cultural Center of Hamakua is a multi-cultural, multi-generational community center situated in the heart of Honoka‘a on the Island of Hawai‘i. It is a space for residents to deepen their connection with Hawaiian culture through community classes in arts, hula, language, history, agriculture, philosophy, and more. The center hosts special events, guest speakers, community service projects, and cultural exchange programs, creating a foundation for future generations.