He Lei Hiwa No 'Iolani Luahine 
Hula Festival & Educational Challenge 2016

A Lei of Memories for 'Iolani Luahine
Festival Schedule
​ Friday, January 29, 2016
  9:00 am-11:00 am: Workshops-registration                                      
  Hula 'Auana with Miss Coline Aiu              
  Hula Kahiko with Kumu Pa'akea Akiu
  Lei Ni'ihau Heliconia style with Kumu Kele Kanahele


                                 1:00 pm-3:00 pm: Workshops-registration
                                  Hula 'Auana with Loea Kawaikapuokalani Hewett
                                  Lei Ni'ihau Heliconia style with Kumu Kele Kanahele
                                  Lei La'i with Kumu Ben Mahi 

 5:00 pm: Opening Blessings & Educational Challenge Presentations: 
 Makuahine & Kupuna

7 pm: Evening Concert featuring Kawaikapuokalani Hewett & Friends
$15 reserved seating, $10 general admission

 Saturday, January 30, 2016
 9:00 am-11:00 am: Workshops-registration
 Hula 'Auana with Loea Kawaikapuokalani Hewett
 Lei Ni'ihau Heliconia style with Kumu Kele Kanahele
 Lei Haku with Kumu Ben Mahi

 11:30 am-6:30 pm: Local Arts and Craft Fair

 1:00 pm: Opening Blessings & Educational Challenge Presentations- 
  Keiki, 'Opio, and Wahine/Kane

 6:00 pm: Awards

  Educational Challenge Presentations are free and open to the public - donations are encouraged  to support the festival.

 Workshop Fees:
 All workshops except Lei Ni'ihau-
    Advanced registration: $45 each or $120 for 3
    Registration at the door: $50 each or $135 for 3
 Lei Ni'ihau-
    Advanced Registration: earrings $100, bracelet $130, lei $320
    Registration at door: earrings $110, bracelet $140, lei $330
    Kumu Kele will also be available for Ni'ihau jewelry repair and appraisals during the festival.
Please note: workshops may be canceled for insufficient enrollment.

​ Click here for Workshop Registration and Evening Concert Tickets
Heliconia Style Ni'ihau Earrings
Lei La'i
Heliconia Style Ni'ihau Shells