The 27th Honolulu Festival will take place on March 12-14, 2021

Friendship Gala

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img01The 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.

Entertainment :
– 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.

kcc_minibannerThe 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

Chef: Russell Siu

Chef: Russell Siu

3660

3660 on the Rise
http://www.3660.com
menu
Pan Seared Soy Sake Glazed Salmon, Pickled Maui Onions, Yuzu Butter Sauce


Chef: Nobu Matsuhisa

Chef: Nobu Matsuhisa

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Nobu Waikiki
http://www.noburestaurants.com
menu
Chilean Seabass with Jalapeno Miso


Exe Chef: George Mavrothalassitis

Exe Chef: George Mavrothalassitis

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Chef Mavro
http://www.chefmavro.com
menu
Diver Scallop on Kamuela Vegetable Escabeche


Exe Chef: Yoshihiro Matsumoto

Exe Chef: Yoshihiro Matsumoto

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Nanzan Giro Giro
http://www.guiloguilo.com
menu
Hawaii’s coastal waters Ahi, Kyoto-Yuba, and Nalo green Donburi


Chef: Marc Anthony Freiberg

Chef: Marc Anthony Freiberg

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Mariposa
http://www.neimanmarcushawaii.com/restaurant.aspx
menu
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


Chef:Leighton Miyakawa

Chef: Leighton Miyakawa

ruth

Ruth’s Chris Steak House
http://www.ruthschris.com
menu
Seared tenderloin with garlic mashed potatoes and au poirve sauce


Exe Chef: James Donohue

Exe Chef: James Donohue

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Wolfgang’s Steakhouse
http://wolfgangssteakhouse.net
menu
Wolfgang’s Tasty Steak Sliders with Fresh Homemade Chips


Exe Chef: Alan Takasaki

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Le Bistro
menu
Red Wine & Peppercorn Short Ribs


Exe Chef: Eddie Mizuno

Exe Chef: Eddie Mizuno

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Prince Court Restaurant
http://www.princeresortshawaii.com/hawaii-prince-court.php
menu
Marinated Hibachi Steak, Flamed with Chili Peppa Sake, Truffle Butter Soy Glaze Molokai Coconut Mash and Topped with Ogo Tomato Relish


Exe Pastry Chef: Roger Meier

Exe Pastry Chef: Roger Meier

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Honolulu Coffee Company
http://www.honolulucoffee.comp
menu
Fresh Brewed Coffee
(Dessert- choice from)
Green Tea, Haupia Marshmallow & Strawberry Macaron
Coffee Kanten with Vanilla Cream
Berry Shortcake


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