The Friendship Gala is an exciting event featuring wonderful cuisine and cultural performances.
The objective of the Gala is to promote friendship and international goodwill between the people of Hawaii and the Pacific Rim region. Festival participants are offered a unique insight into the cultures of the region through dance, song and regional cuisine by some of Hawaii’s most famous chefs and restaurants.
– Manoa DNA (Hawaii)
– SUGAREN, Yosakoi Dance (Kochi, Japan)
– Sonoda Gakuen High School, Dance Performance (Hyogo, Japan)
[ Date ] Saturday, March 3, 2012 7:00pm-9:00pm
[ Venue ] Hawaii Convention Center (1801 Kalakaua Ave.) Kamehameha Exhibit Hall 1
Kamehameha Exhibit Hall 1
[ Ticket ] $90 / $70 those for those under 21 years of age. Includes food and two beverages
*FREE admission for those under 6 years old. Does not include food and beverage.
The students of Kapi’olani Community College introduced the Friendship Gala (2011).
*Tickets are to be picked up at the reception desk on THE DAY.
When picking up your tickets you must bring a copy of “Order Confirmation Email”or provide the email address and name used to purchase the tickets.
Participating Restaurants & Menu
3660 on the Rise
Pan Seared Soy Sake Glazed Salmon, Pickled Maui Onions, Yuzu Butter Sauce
Chilean Seabass with Jalapeno Miso
Diver Scallop on Kamuela Vegetable Escabeche
Nanzan Giro Giro
Hawaii’s coastal waters Ahi, Kyoto-Yuba, and Nalo green Donburi
Seafood Salad baby tiger shrimp, bay scallops, calamari, fresh hearts of palm, North Shore sea asparagus, fennel, ogo, Ka’u orange, frisee, Maui butter lettuce, meyer lemon-soy
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Seared tenderloin with garlic mashed potatoes and au poirve sauce
Wolfgang’s Tasty Steak Sliders with Fresh Homemade Chips
Red Wine & Peppercorn Short Ribs
Prince Court Restaurant
Marinated Hibachi Steak, Flamed with Chili Peppa Sake, Truffle Butter Soy Glaze Molokai Coconut Mash and Topped with Ogo Tomato Relish
Honolulu Coffee Company
Fresh Brewed Coffee
(Dessert- choice from)
Green Tea, Haupia Marshmallow & Strawberry Macaron
Coffee Kanten with Vanilla Cream