This year’s lineup has just been posted at KonaParade.org. Follow this link for the latest updates: http://konaparade.org/about/parade-lineups/
After the parade, come to Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel for an art and music festival (ho‘olaule‘a) featuring a stellar lineup of Hawaiian talent.
Big Island singer Hawane Rios will be the headliner at this year’s Ho‘olaule‘a. The free concert takes after the parade at Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel beginning at 11:45 a.m. Hawane Rios is a young leader and activist in … Continue reading
Hula dancer and historian Michaela Larson will be this year’s Pa‘u Queen at the King Kamehameha Day Celebration Parade in Historic Kailua Village on Saturday, June 14, 2014. For many years, Michaela was the solo dancer at the Mauna Lani … Continue reading
Kupuna, kumu, mentors, horses and parade participants gathered at Kona Historical Society on Saturday, April 26, for a workshop on the finer points of the pa‘u equestrian tradition. Check out the photos of wahine learning to wrap pa‘u, as well … Continue reading