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2020(26th)

Educational School Tours

Event Time 09:00 - 13:00 (Mar 6(Fri) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

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*For Invited Guests Only

Honolulu Hula Formal 2020

Event Time 09:00 - 18:15 (Mar 6(Fri) )
Place Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach

‘Ike Pono ma Honolulu
*Advance Reservation and Admission required

Governor’s Luncheon Reception

Event Time 12:00 - 13:30 (Mar 6(Fri) )
Place Washington Place (Governor's Mansion)

*Doors Open: 11:30am
*For Invited Guests Only

Friendship Gala

Event Time 19:00 - 20:30 (Mar 6(Fri) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

Tickets: $90 / $75 for under 20 years old
(includes food and one beverage)
*FREE admission for under 5 years old (NOT include food and beverages)
*Doors Open: 6:40pm

Honolulu Hula Formal 2020

Event Time 09:00 - 18:15 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach

‘Ike Pono ma Honolulu
*Advance Reservation and Admission required

40th Anniversary Ikenobo Ikebana Society Honolulu Hawaii Chapter Ikenobo Exhibition.

*Free Admission!!

Craft Fair / Ennichi Corner / Food Corner

Event Time 10:00 - 18:00 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

More than 100 vendors exhibiting from around the world Including Hawaii and Japan. Ennichi corner will feature many activities for the young and young at heart.

*All the event schedules are subject to change without notice.

INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED MOVIES

*Free Admission!!

10:00~ Liz And The Blue Bird (90min)
11:50~ Tremble All You Want (117min)
14:10~ Born Bone Born (111min)
16:20~ Mori, the Artist's Habitat (99min)

Aloha DANCE CONVENTION 2020 Workshop

Event Time 10:30 - 12:00 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center, 3rd floor #301

Dance lessons from Mari Koda who is a Hallywood actress and also a famous dancer.

*Free Admission!!

Bishop Museum will host and sponsor a portable planetarium with the screening of Wayfinders, Waves, Wind and Stars.

*Free Admission!!

10:30~ Wayfinders (25min)
11:30~ The Little Prince & The Star of Wish (14min)
12:30~ Wayfinders (25min)
13:30~ The Little Prince & The Star of Wish (14min)
14:30~ Wayfinders (25min)
15:30~ The Little Prince & The Star of Wish (14min)
16:30~ Wayfinders (25min)
17:30~ The Little Prince & The Star of Wish (14min)

Stage Performances

Event Time 11:00 - 20:00 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center / Ala Moana Center Stage / Waikiki Beach Walk

Come and enjoy dance, music and traditional arts performed by groups from Hawaii, Japan and other parts of the Pacific region.

*Show ends at different times depending on the venue.
*Performance schedule is subject to change without notice.

Maui Mikoshi Unveiling Ceremony

Event Time 12:00 - 12:15 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

The Maui mikoshi contest was developed exclusively for high school students in Maui. Each year there is a competition among high schools to design a mikoshi for the Honolulu Festival. The winning Maui mikoshi is unveiled and displayed at the Hawaii Convention Center over the Festival weekend. Students selected as the overall winner visit Honolulu during the weekend of the festival and march in the Grand Parade showcasing their award winning mikoshi.

Bon Dance

Event Time 12:55 - 13:30 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

*For about 30 minutes each dance.

Honolulu Festival will hold a symposium for youths from the Pacific Rim, to exchange thoughts of their studies with other global minded youths and in hope to present ideas for the future generation.
*Free Admission!!

Putting a smile on the world – Our theatre performance, delivered by the collaboration of children from Japan and Hawaii, expresses a prayer for the peaceful world without bullying, discrimination, and prejudice.
*Free Admission!!

14:00~15:00 Part1
16:00~17:00 Part2

Bon Dance

Event Time 15:05 - 15:40 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

*For about 30 minutes each dance.

Honolulu Rainbow EKIDEN Kick-off Night

Event Time 17:00 - 21:00 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

*Free Admission!!

“SUKIMASWITCH”, a Japanese rock/jazz fusion duo, has been appointed as the “Special Ambassador” of the Honolulu Festival 2020.
*Free Admission!!

#2 Aloha DANCE CONVENTION 2020

Event Time 18:00 - 21:00 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

Come check out the biggest dance competition in Hawaii.
*Free Entrance!!

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Honolulu Hula Formal 2020 ‘Ike Pono ma Honolulu “Share Aloha Dinner”

Event Time 19:00 - 21:00 (Mar 7(Sat) )
Place Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach

*Admission required by subscription

Honolulu Rainbow EKIDEN

Event Time 08:00 - 13:00 (Mar 8(Sun) )
Place Kapiolani Park

“Ekiden” a cultural event born in Japan, bringing both runners and supporters together in a spirit of Aloha.

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40th Anniversary Ikenobo Ikebana Society Honolulu Hawaii Chapter Ikenobo Exhibition.

*Free Admission!!

Craft Fair / Ennichi Corner / Food Corner

Event Time 10:00 - 15:00 (Mar 8(Sun) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

More than 100 vendors exhibiting from around the world Including Hawaii and Japan. Ennichi corner will feature many activities for the young and young at heart.

*All the event schedules are subject to change without notice.

INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED MOVIES

*Free Admission!!

・Thermae Romae
・The Vancouver Asahi

10:00~ A Silent Voice (129min)
12:30~ Mixed Doubles (120min)

Stage Performances

Event Time 10:00 - 16:00 (Mar 8(Sun) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center / Ala Moana Center Stage / Waikiki Beach Walk / International Market Place

Live music, dance and cultural performance.

*Show ends at different times depending on the venue.
*Performance schedule is subject to change without notice.

Bishop Museum will host and sponsor a portable planetarium with the screening of Wayfinders, Waves, Wind and Stars.

*Free Admission!!

10:30~ Wayfinders (25min)
11:30~ The Little Prince and The Star of Wish (14min)
12:30~ Wayfinders (25min)
13:30~ The Little Prince and The Star of Wish (14min)

Putting a smile on the world – Our theatre performance, delivered by the collaboration of children from Japan and Hawaii, expresses a prayer for the peaceful world without bullying, discrimination, and prejudice.
*Free Admission!!

Bon Dance

Event Time 13:55 - 14:30 (Mar 8(Sun) )
Place Hawaii Convention Center

*For about 30 minutes each dance.

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Grand Parade

Event Time 16:00 - 20:00 (Mar 8(Sun) )
Place Waikiki/Kalakaua Avenue

People from Hawaii, Japan and other Asia-Pacific countries join this Grand Parade, the finale of the Honolulu Festival. This is a great chance to see the traditional performance of various countries here in Hawaii.

*Event schedule is subject to change without notice.

Nagaoka Hanabi (Nagaoka Fireworks) / Tentative

Event Time 20:30 - 20:45 (Mar 8(Sun) )
Place Waikiki Beach

Nagaoka Hanabi (Nagaoka Fireworks) is presented by Nagaoka Fireworks Foundation. Turn into “Hawaiian 105KINE” as they will sync their music to the firework show from 8:30pm