Be part of June eleventh and twelfth for an thrilling and culturally-enriched Pacific & Asia cultural pageant streaming dwell on Fb and YouTube. The pageant will embody displays from numerous cultures, a keiki hula ho’ike, fireplace knife competitors, wearable arts vogue present, cook-off between famend cooks, academic workshops and a web based market.
The opening of the pageant will happen on Friday, June eleventh at 4:30pm with the Opening Ceremony hosted by our
Hawaiʻi coalition. Shows from numerous cultures will embody Korea, Tonga, Japan, and Samoa. The night additionally
contains dwell giveaways, a kaula workshop by Gary Eoff and a Keiki Hula Ho’ike to shut off the evening.
On June twelfth at 3:00pm, the pageant will proceed with the Style of Pacific & Asia Cook dinner-Off, a Wearable Arts Style
Present, the Le Kaua Ailao Fireknife Competitors, cultural workshops, and a closing ceremony.
The Hawai’i Kuauli Wearable Arts Style Present will function native and worldwide indigenous designers alongside rising new native designers together with Wahine Toa, Temesia and Laitahikoa.
New this yr, is the addition of Saturday eveningʻs Le Kaua Ailao Fireknife Competitors. Island Breeze Productions and The Siva Afi Firm of Maui have partnered to host this primary ever Hawaiʻi Island fireknife competitors.
The Style of the Pacific & Asia has modified its format this yr as Hawaiʻi Island cooks will likely be given a field of components from Pā’ina by Ocean and challenged to arrange a dish with just a few minutes to plan. The cooks will likely be judged and the winner introduced on the pageant. Included is a dwell presentation from Chef Chris Galindo. The profitable chef will donate their prize cash to a charity of their alternative .
On each Saturday and Sunday, benefit from the Hawaiʻi Kuauli On-line Market – that includes arts & crafts from all through the Pacific and Asia – deal with your self, discover the right reward, and help native companies.
Media inquiries contact: Becky Fernandez, [email protected]