HilO high school students and a teacher earn opportunity to visit Japan
The Honolulu Festival Foundation conducts an educational program that sends Hawaiian high school students to Japan every year. As a result of the presentation selection in 2018, we sent four students and one teacher from Hilo High School to Nagaoka City in Niigata Prefecture in Japan from February 15th to 19th. During their stay in Japan, they experienced many cultural exchanges through communication with local students, the homestay and by joining the Yukishika festival. Also, they played in the snow and appeared in a radio program. The tour of the Yamamoto Isoroku Memorial Hall and the War Museum deepened their understanding of peace. They had a thoroughly filled training program. […]
Announcing Stage Performance Schedule!
We are announcing the schedule for stage performances, which will be held for 2 days on March 11 and 12 at Ala Moana Center, Waikiki Beach Walk and Hawaii Convention Center! Click Here for the Details>>> *All events may be subject to change without further notice.
Announcing Grand Parade Schedule!
We are announcing the schedule for grand parade, which will be held on March 11 at Kalakaua Avenue! Click Here for the Details>>> *All may be subject to change without further notice.
Announcing Craft Fair / Booths information details!
The Craft Fair will be held at the Hawaii Convention Center on March 10 and March 11. Click Here for the Details>>> *All events may be subject to change without further notice.
Art + Flea, a pop up urban market will be coming to the Honolulu Festival!
Art+Flea, Hawaii’s favorite pop-up urban market & shopping destination is returning to Honolulu Festival! 20+ local designers, crafters, & artists featuring unique art, fashion, music, and more! Visit artandflea.com or follow @artandflea for more info.
【ENTER TO WIN】Win tickets for “Friendship Party”!!
The Friendship Gala is a place where you can enjoy watching various stage performances and eating fine dishes offered by the local’s popular restaurants. This is one of the highlighted events at the Honolulu Festival. Let’s join the international festival and expand your friendship circle! Great news for our supporters of the 24th Annual Honolulu Festival! This is your chance for lottery! The winning pair can receive their free admission ticket, while each of them usually costs for $90! A total of 5 pairs will be selected. Entry is simple. Please click on the “Contact” page of the Honolulu Festival website. Please indicate “Friendship Gala admission ticket lottery” in the […]
Volunteer with Us
The phenomenal success of the Honolulu Festival is thanks to the ever-increasing dedication and enthusiasm of all of our volunteers. It is their amazing display of Aloha Spirit that puts a smile on our guests each year. If you would like to volunteer, please fill out the online registration form and get ready to have a great time! To apply for volunteer!＞＞
[CALL FOR ART SUBMISSIONS] Art Contest of the 24th Honolulu Festival
The application for the Art Contest of the 24th Honolulu Festival is now open! We are awarding great prizes, and winners’ artwork will be featured as the main visual representing the festival, such as on the front page of the festival’s official guide book and posters. We look forward to your submissions! Click HERE for details＞＞
Aloha! YO-KAI WATCH Rakuen Hawaii♪de Gera Gera Po!!
Hawaii Tourism Japan appointed JIBANYAN from YO-KAI WATCH as kids spokesperson and he will appear at Honolulu Festival for many photo opportunity. 3.11.2017, Saturday The 23rd Honolulu Festival The beloved Jibanyan from YO-KAI WATCH will be coming to the Ennichi corner at the Hawai’i Convention center! Jibanyan will appear on 12：00～12：30 pm and 3：00～3：30 pm for many photo opportunity. Come and have a claw-some time! ＊Due to the limited of time, we may not be able to serve you all.