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 […]
H. P. Baldwin High School Wins the 15th Annual Maui Mikoshi Design Contest!
The students of H. P. Baldwin High School are the winners of this year’s Honolulu Festival Maui Mikoshi Design Contest. Their mikoshi will be unveiled at the Hawaii Convention Center on Saturday, March 10, 2018. The students will carry it in the Grand Parade along Kalakaua Avenue on Sunday, March 11, 2018. This year’s festival sub-theme is “Cultural Harmony, Journey to peace”, which led students to brainstorm many symbols that represented many forms of cultural friendship that connects the world. Maui Mikoshi Unveiling Ceremony [ Date ] Saturday, March 10, 2018 11:30am – 11:45am [ Venue ] Hawaii Convention Center A Journey on the Nighttime Sea Toward A New […]
Winners Announced for the 24th Honolulu Festival Art Contest
The 24th Honolulu Festival Art Contest called for entries in August 2017. This contest was open to all the residents of Hawaii, including students. Each artwork was required to incorporate the main theme of the Honolulu Festival “Pacific Harmony” and this year’s sub-theme “Harmony over the Ocean, Journey to Peace”. We received a total of 81 submissions, and they were put into a vote through our Facebook page and judged by the members of the Honolulu Festival Committee. We are pleased to announce the following five winners! Art Contest Detail＞＞
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!＞＞
The Friendship Gala is an exciting event featuring wonderful cuisine and cultural performances.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. Event Detail＞＞
[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＞＞
≪All 6 series of highlight reports from the 23nd annual Honolulu Festival are now released!≫
We have released ten series of highlights from the Honolulu Festival. Please see the links below for each article. SAKURAGAOKA Junior & Senior High School [Craft/Demonstration/Parade] 【1】Inspiring Story of Chiune Sugihara -Visas for Life- 【2】Educational School Tour 【3】Ohana Award 2017 – A tribute to the long-term contribution from Participants 【4】Friendship Gala 【5】Grand Parade 【6】Nagaoka Fireworks Show