The annual Cazimero Lei Day Concert will happen at Maui Arts and Cultural Center on Friday, May 3rd. Kumu hula Robert Uluwehi Cazimero will return to Maui with dancers from his Merrie Monarch Festival award-winning halau, Hālau Nā Kamalei. Attendees will enjoy live Hawaiian music, hula, local craft vendors, and lots of fragrant lei! The Ho‘onanea pre-show festivities start at … [Read more...] about Cazimero Lei Day Concert at Maui Arts and Cultural Center
Merrie Monarch Festival
The 2018 Mohala Mai event will happen at Maui Arts and Cultural Center on Saturday, October 20th. It’s presented by Kumu Hula Napua Greig and Halau Na Lei Kaumaka O Uka (the champions of this year’s Merrie Monarch Festival). Surely, all guests in attendance can definitely count on a beautiful and memorable evening of hula and Hawaiian music. There’ll also be a pre-show silent … [Read more...] about 2018 Mohala Mai at Maui Arts and Cultural Center
The Merrie Monarch Festival is one of the most beautiful events in Hawaii. First organized in 1963, it's a celebration of hula. You know: dance, art, culture, love. "The annual presentation of the Merrie Monarch Festival has led to a renaissance of the Hawaiian culture that is being passed on from generation to generation," states the official Merrie Monarch Festival … [Read more...] about UPDATED: Did the U.S. Navy just send out the most historically tone-deaf press release ever?