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19th Annual Great Waikoloa ‘Ukulele Festival~Saturday March 2nd!   Leave a comment

Celebrate all things ‘ukulele on Saturday, March 2nd at the 19th Annual Great Waikoloa ‘Ukulele Festival. The free event will feature ‘ukulele giveaways, a workshop by Roy Sakuma, informational booths, and an all star line-up on three stages at Kings’ Shops and Queens’ MarketPlace.

This FREE festival starts with a very educational and fun workshop put on by world-renowned Roy Sakuma and friends at Queens’ MarketPlace. Beginners and longtime players alike can learn Roy’s style of ‘ukulele playing. Many who have come in the past have learned a song or two which are typically performed at either of the Waikoloa Beach Resort Shopping centers.

Hawai`i’s top `ukulele entertainers headline this annual musical extravaganza at Queens’ MarketPlace and Kings’ Shops. Whether you are a resident or a visitor, the rhythmic sound of the `ukulele will bring you back to a time of the beauty and magic of Old Hawai`i. The music will make you dance and be part of this once-a-year event that showcases the unique sound that is known worldwide.

This year’s line-up includes Roy Sakuma, John Keawe, Widdy Loo, Brian Vasquez, and many more. Performances kick off at 11am at Kings’ Shops and 12pm at Queens’ MarketPlace.

▪️When: Saturday, March 2

▪️Time: Kick off at 12:00 pm

▪️Where: Queens’ MarketPlace Coronation Pavilion

▪️For more information, visit http://www.queensmarketplace.net

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

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Moku O Keawe International Hula Festival~February 21-24, 2019 at Waikoloa Beach Resort   Leave a comment

Moku O Keawe International Hula Festival

Moku O Keawe’s signature event returns to Waikoloa Beach Resort with both traditional and modern forms of hula, plus workshops by esteemed practitioners, lectures, and exhibitions.

Welina Mai Ke Aloha!

The Moku O Keawe International Hula Festival was founded on the principals of hula, its teachings, and the related arts and crafts.  We continue to keep our mission alive through performances, workshops, and a competition.  

Our signature event returns to Waikoloa Bowl on February 21, 2019.  The competition will feature halau showcasing various age groups both in traditional and modern forms.  Registration is open for the competition, inviting you to submit your request!

We offer workshops by esteemed judges and practitioners.  There will be informative lectures on traditions, methods, and style.  We also invite you to the Exhibitions, a program that initiates and teaches novice groups.

We offer a historic perspective to hula!  E hele mai!  

Ola ka hula!  Ola ke ola!

Sig Zane

Moku O Keawe Foundation, President

▪️When: Thursday – Sunday, February 21 – 24, 2019

▪️Where: Queens’ MarketPlace and the Waikoloa Bowl

▪️For festival’s schedule visit the website at: https://www.mokif.com

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

A Taste of the Hawaiian Range Agricultural Festival ~ September 29th!   Leave a comment

The island’s largest agricultural showcase is returning in 2018 with a new twist at a different location in Waimea, Hawai‘i Island!

Taste of the Hawaiian Range will be Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 at Mana Christian ‘Ohana (Old Kahilu Town Hall) and the adjacent YMCA Minuke Ole Park in Waimea. The 2018 Taste will offer all-day agricultural-themed fun and educational activities before culminating with an evening tasting event showcasing locally produced food.

▪️Agriculture Festival:

The 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Agriculture Festival offers livestock displays, educational exhibits, local product sampling and sales, food trucks and beverages.

“Find out how to attract bees to your landscape, visit a “plant doctor” for help on garden questions and taste-test local beef jerky, breadfruit, honey and more,” suggests event co-chair Jeri Moniz.

Keiki can enjoy agricultural-themed activities and games; pony rides will be available for a nominal fee. Hawai‘i Island 4-H youth will offer a display of farm animals and a booth on how youngsters can join the project-based organization 4-H is marking 100 years in Hawai‘i during 2018.

▪️Indoor Classroom Presentations:

Learn how agriculture is the science, art and practice of producing food at agricultural and culinary-themed presentations 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in the five-classroom complex behind the Mana Christian ‘Ohana hall. In addition, there will be an all-day exhibit of invasive species.

Open to the public and geared to farmers, ranchers and culinarians, the free presentations will include Q&As. Talks will cover a wide range of topics: the Food Safety Modernization Act, invasive species, federal worker protection standards on proper pesticide use and safety, Hawai‘i tea production, agriculture technology with Smart Yields, best-use practices for beef carcass utilization and the cutting-edge GMO research and technology involving CRISPR-Cas9.

Leading the 2018 installment of Cooking Pasture-Raised Beef 101 is Chef Edwin Goto of Waimea’s Village Burger and Noodle Club. He will demonstrate how to prepare beef flank steak and pork belly 2:30-4 p.m.; the activity offers sampling. Tickets are $10 at the door or online.

▪️Evening Taste:

Featuring 20 culinary stations preparing pasture-raised meats and local produce, the 5:30-7:30p.m. Taste gala is both inside and out of the Mana Christian ‘Ohana hall and is open to 500 attendees.

Gala tickets are $50 online and at Parker Ranch Store; they will sell for $60 at the door if available.

Details:

▪️Saturday, September 29, 2018
▪️Mana Christian ʻOhana hall & YMCA Minuke Ole Park, Waimea, Hawaiʻi Island

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

Mini Concert Series – Maluhia ~ Saturday September 15th at Queens’ Marketplace!   Leave a comment

Mini Concert Series – Maluhia ~ Saturday September 15th at Queens’ Marketplace!

FREE EVENT –  Join us for free LIVE MUSIC, 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Coronation Pavilion at Queens’ Marketplace!

When: Saturday, September 15

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Where: Queens’ MarketPlace

Coronation Pavilion

A great way to spend an evening on the Kohala Coast and a fun event for the whole family!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

2018 Hawaii Island Festival and Parade   Leave a comment

2018 Hawaii Island Festival and Parade

The Festival will be held on Saturday September 15, 2018 in Waimea! The family friendly event will feature live music, craft vendors, food vendors and much more!

Date: 9/15/2018 (Saturday)

Address: Waimea Baseball Field in Waimea, HI

Hours: 10am-4pm

Cost/Cover: $5 ribbon

Web Page: http://www.hawaiiislandfestival.org/

Contact Info: 640-5897

2018 Hawaii Island Festival:

All events require a $5 ribbon

▪️Ms. Aloha Nui Pageant

Friday, 7 September 2018 – Kahilu Theatre, 67-1186 Lindsey Road, Kamuela, HI

6:00 pm Doors open – 6:30pm Event begins

$20 plus $5 ribbon

▪️Poke Contest

Saturday, 8 September 2018 – Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa

Doors open at 10:00am

$20 plus $5 ribbon

▪️Clyde Kindy Sproat Falsetto & Hawaiian Storytelling Competition

Saturday, 8 September 2018 – Kahilu Theatre, 67-1186 Lindsey Road, Kamuela, HI

5:30pm Doors open – 6:00pm Event begins

$20 plus $5 ribbon

▪️Waimea 43rd Annual Paniolo Parade

Saturday, 15 September 2018 – 10:00am – 11:00am

Starts at Waimea Cherry Blossom Park and ends at Waimea Baseball Field

▪️Waimea Ho’olaule’a

Saturday, 15 September 2018 – 11:00am-6:00pm – Waimea Baseball Field

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

Asian Fest at Queens’ Marketplace Friday February 2, 2018!   Leave a comment

Queens’ MarketPlace is Happening!

Save the Date!  Asian Fest – Year of the Dog

Asian Fest Lions and Taiko Drums! Welcome the Year of the Dog at the exciting “Asian Fest” at Queens’ MarketPlace in Waikoloa Beach Resort on Friday, February 2. Come celebrate with the vibrant Lion Dancers and driving rhythms of drums from around the world. And, make sure you have your lycee (red envelope) ready with “lettuce” to feed the Lion and ensure good health and fortune in 2018. More than Chinese New Year, Asian Fest brings together the fun and fascinating Far East traditions that came to Hawai’i and still inspire residents and visitors from everywhere!

When: Friday, February 2

Times: 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Where: Queens’ MarketPlace

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

Photo + Article courtsey of: http://www.whofish.org

3rd Annual Going Nuts For The Holidays Festival w/ Coconuts & Macnuts!    Leave a comment


3rd Annual Going Nuts For The Holidays Festival w/ Coconuts & Macnuts is coming up on Sunday November 12th!
Enjoy the festivities with Live Music, Hula, Coco & Macnuts, Culinary Demonstrations & Sampling, Live Santa for the Children, Arts & Crafts located at Hale Halawai, Ali`i Drive, Downtown Kona
Date: 11/12/2017 (Sunday)

Address: Hale Halawei Beach Park, Ali`i Dr., Downtown Kona

Hours: 10 am – 5 pm

Cost/Cover: FREE Community Event

Web Page: http://www.hawaiianwellness.com

Contact Info: Randyl Rupar 808 936-5233

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail, RB-16072

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com