Historical Boat Cruise Aboard the Fair Wind II
Learn more about Kona's history on a cruise aboard the catamaran Fair Wind II on Sunday, May 19, 2:00-5:00 p.m., with proceeds to benefit the Kona Historical Society. The tour begins and ends at Keauhou Bay and includes Kahalu`u Bay, Kealakekua Bay, and Honaunau Bay. Kama`aina resident John Mitchell provides the fascinating historical narrative, prepared by Kona historian Jean Greenwell, on the holua at Keauhou, the Battle of Kuamo`o, Kealakekua Bay, the Battle of Mokuohai at Ke`ei, and Pu`uhonua `o Honaunau. There will be a complimentary snack and no-host bar. Tickets are $65 for Kona Historical Society members and $75 for non-members. For reservations call Fair Wind at 322-2788. To become a Kona Historical Society member, visit www.konahistorical.org or call 323-3222.