Kaua'i, Hawaii

Events — Past Years

2018

February 15-18  |  E Pili Kākou (workshop with Lehua Kawaikapuokalani Hewett)
Preparation for event Opening Ceremony

March 3  |  14th Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon – Kilohana Luau Pavilion

May 1  | May Day/Lei Day festivities and lei-making competition (Kaua’i Marriot, Lihue)

March-June  |  various house blessings, private lei-making workshops, private hula lessons, weddings and shows

June 14-23  |  Ka ‘Aha Hula ‘O Hālauaola – Hilo, Hawai’i

August 11  |  Lei- and Ipu-Making Workshop for Keiki Mohala class – Kaua’i

September  |  Hula Huaka’i with Aunty Kahānoa and San Diego haumana – Wailua, Kaua’i

September 30  |  Aloha Halele’a Flood Relief Concert – Kilauea, Kaua’i

November 3  |  The CocoFest Lite Triple Event – Kapa’a, Kaua’i

December 15  |  Christmas celebrations

2017

January 27-29  | Hawaiian Hula Workshops – San Diego, California (click here to access the official webpage)

February 22  |  Ho’onani Hula Celebration: A Lei of Kaua’i Stars – Coconut Beach, Kapa’a

March 4  |  13th Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon – Kilohana Luau Pavilion

March 31-April 5  |  Private lessons and student workshops – Fugisawa, Ginza, Yokohama, Japan

April 23  |  North Shore Lions Club Pancakes & Hula Fundraiser – Hanalei Elementary School

May 1  |  Lei Day competition and festivities – Kaua’i Marriot, Lihue (Kumu Lei was on the panel of judges)

June 17  |  Hōkūle’a Homecoming

August  |  2nd/Concluding lau hala workshop with Kumu Bill Keoua Nelson (1st session in June)

September 24  |  Hōkūle’a arrival – Hanalei, Kaua’i

November 9  |  YWCA Na Wahine Alakaʻi O Kauaʻi – Smith’s Tropical Paradise, Wailua

December 6  |  11th international Symposium on Atomic Level Characterization (ALC) for New Materials and Devices – Aqua Kaua’i Beach Resort

2016

January 29-31  |  Hawaiian Hula Worksops – San Diego, California

February 27  |  Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon

March  |  Hanalei Pancake Breakfast

October 8 | Emalani Festival – Kōkeʻe State Park, Kauaʻi, Hawaiʻi

2015

January 23-25  |  Hawaiian Hula Workshops – San Diego, California

March 14  |  Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon – Lihu’e Kaua’i

April 6  |  Luau Ha’ena

May 2  |  Hoʻike – Kilauea

July 9-11  |  Share Da Aloha – Lihuʻe Kauaʻi

August 1  |  KNS Community Foundation

August  | Hula Intensive with Kahanoa Floresca, Wailua, Kaua’i

October  |  Lei-Making Workshop – Kaua’i

October  |  Lei-Making Workshop for Keiki – Kaua’i

November 15  | Huakaʻi visit to Hikinaakala and Pihanakalani, Wailua

December 5  | Kilauea Christmas Tree Lighting Feast, Kaua’i

December  |  Christmas celebrations

Miscellaneous  |  Private Lessons and Private Shows 

Miscellaneous  |  Fun Times and a Look Behind the Scenes

2014

February 16  |  Kaumualiʻi  Celebration at Paʻulaʻula – Waimea, Kauaʻi

March 15, 2014 |  Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon at Kilohana Luau Pavilion – Puhi, Kaua’i

March 15, 2014  |  Wedding – Princeville, Kauaʻi

March 22, 2014 | American Cancer Society Relay For Life, JJ’s Broiler, Lihue, Kaua’i

April 13  |   Hanalei Lions Club Pancake Breakfast – Hanalei, Kauaʻi

April 29  |  Easter at the Marriott Hotel – Lihu’e, Kaua’i

May 3  |  Workshop on Hula, Oli and the Mo’olelo of Limahuli  – Ha’ena, Kaua’i

May 10  |  Kauaʻi Next Step Concert with Makana at Convention Center  –  Lihuʻe, Kauaʻi

June 1  |  Taste of Kaua’i – Wailua, Kaua’i

July 10-18  |  Ka ʻAha Hula ʻO Halauaola – Kauaʻi

November 7  |  Annual Fireman’s Convention – Kaua’i

September 5–14  |  Workshops and mini Ho’ike – Singapore

September  |  Japan

December 6   Kilauea Christmas Festival – Kilauea, Kauaʻi

2013

January 27  |  Keiki O Ka ʻAina Center Closing Ceremony – Wailua, Kauaʻi

February 2  | 9th Annual Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon – Puhi, Kaua’i

February 2  |  Hula Show at the Grand Hyatt, Kauaʻi – Poʻipu, Kauaʻi

February 20  | Live From Kaua’i Concert (Live Stream) – Hanalei, Kaua’i

April 7  |  Lions Club Pancake Breakfast – Hanalei, Kaua’i

June 16  |  Princeville Concert in the Park – Hanalei, Kaua’i

July 13  |  Showcase on Oshima Island, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan

July 14  |  Keiki O Ka ‘Aina Summer Ho’ike – Wailua, Kaua’i

August 16  |  Relay For Life – Kilauea, Kaua’i

August  |  Lei Hulu Workshop – Wailua, Kaua’i 

August 24  |  Ipu Making Workshop – Kapaa Kaua’i

September  |  ’Uli’uli-Making Workshop – Kaua’i, Hawai’i

October 5 & 6  |  17th Annual Coconut Festival – Kapa’a, Kaua’i

December 6  |  Festival of Lights – Lihu’e, Kaua’i

December 7  |  Kilauea Christmas Festival – Kilauea, Kaua’i

December 30  |  Visit to Pihanakalani – Wailua, Kaua’i

2012

January 23  |  John Deer Co. Welcoming Hula Performance at St. Regis Hotel, Princeville, Kauaʻi

February 15  |  Birthday Pa’ina for 65-year-old Chris Lund – Princeville

February 26  |  Keiki O Ka ‘Aina Second Year Anniversary Luau – Waipouli, Kauaʻi

March 3  |  Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon at Kilohana – Puhi, Kauaʻi

March 24  |  Kahikini Concert with Walt Keale at KCC Theater – Lihu’e, Kauaʻi

April 12  |  Queen Lili’uokalani’s 100-year Celebration – Honolulu

April 15  |  Lions Club Pancake Breakfast – Hanalei, Kauaʻi

June 3  |  Taste of Hawai’i Opening Ceremony – Wailua Marina, Kauaʻi

June 8  |  Malama Na Apapa – Opening

June 11  |  ‘Aha Kūpuna Hawaiian Studies 2012 – Opening Ceremony – Queen Emma’s Cottage, Lawa’i, Kaua’i

June 18  |  Lincoln Financial Insurance Group Event – St. Regis Hotel – Princeville, Kaua’i

July 15  |  Keiki O Ka Aina Summer Ho’ike – Kapa’a, Kaua’i

July 19  |  Maritz Master Dinner Reception – St. Regis Hotel – Princeville, Kaua’i

August 25  |  E Malama e Na Kupuna Foundation pa’ina – Waipa, Hanalei

September 20-22  |  28th Mokihana Festival Hula Competition – Wailua, Kaua’i

October 26-27  |  KCA Fall Festival 2012 – Kilauea, Kauaʻi

November 4  |  Rogers Wedding – Taro Patch Anahola, Kauaʻi

December 7  |  Festival of Lights, Lihu’e, Kaua’i

December 21-22  |  Celebrate Christmas in Singapore, Singapore

2011

January 27  |  Anini Vista Private Party

January 29  |  Women’s Tea Party at NSCC

February 26  |  Na Keiki O Ka ‘Aina Anniversary Celebration in Waipouli

March 12  |  Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon at Kilohana

April 10  |  Hanalei Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast

April 24  |  Easter at NSCC with Island Breeze

May 8  |  Mother’s Day Fashion Show at Courtyard Marriot

Summer  | Events: Summer Hula Camp, Father’s Day, Wailua Lydgate Outreach

August 7  |  Annual Paradise Ride benefit for Malama Pono Health

August 14  |  Aloha Japan Fundraiser at Vidinha Stadium

August 14  |  Wedding Reception for Eben and Ande Thompson – Kilauea

August 21  |  Concert in The Park at Princeville

August 24  |  Huaka’i to Anahola

September 9  |  St. Regis Puakea Care Home Special Event

October 29 & 31  |  KCA Fall Festival

November 12  |  Coconut Market Place Keiki Hula Festival

November 20  |  NSCC 10 year Celebration

December 10  |  Long Board Contest – Hanalei

December 24  |  Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

2010

February  |  Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon at Kilohana

April  |  Hanalei Lion’s Club  Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

April  |  Easter Service and Pa’ina at NSCC

June  |  Anini Beach Private Party

July  |  Princeville Concert in the Park

August 9 & 10  |  Inner Circle Gala at St. Regis Hotel in Princeville  (National Trial Lawyers Convention)

September 8  |  Royal Union of Pacific Nations at Keiki O Ka ‘Aina Center

September 17  |  Aloha Festivals at Kaua’i BeachResort

September 22  |  Roy’s Restaurant Special Event with Roy Yamaguchi

October 16  |  Society of Hawaiian Archeologists at Aloha Beach Resort

October 30  |  KCA Fall Festival

December  |  Regency at Puakea

Garden Isle Health Care

Christmas Candlelight Service at NSCC


2009

2009 Mayor’s Annual Luncheon – Lihu’e, Kaua’i

North Shore Christian Easter Celebration – Kilauea, Kaua’i

Ho’ike ‘Olelo Hawaii – Kapaa, Kaua’i

Kahu Kai – Princeville, Kaua’i

Kilauea Ho’olaulea – Kilauea, Kaua’i

KWOF Annual Retreat

Princeville Food Court with Kaneali’i and Gonzales

Puakea – Lihu’e