All events are free and open to the public! Our events are supported by Aloha Festival Ribbons and Powerband sales.
Aloha Festivals 2015 Royal Court Investiture & Opening Ceremony
Saturday, September 5, 2015, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Royal Hawaiian Hotel & Royal Hawaiian Center, Royal Grove
The king, queen, prince and princess take their place in the royal court. The Ali‘i court members will receive the royal cloak, helmet, head feather lei and other symbols of their reign.
Traditional chant and hula mark the official beginning of the Aloha Festivals events. The Aloha Festivals Royal Court will be introduced on the grounds of Helumoa, originally the home Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop and where she created the trust that supports Kamehameha Schools.
63rd Annual Aloha Festivals Waikīkī Ho‘olaule‘a
Saturday, September 19, 2015, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Annual Waikīkī Ho‘olaule‘a is Hawai‘i’s largest block party. Thousands of people will take to the streets along Kalākaua Avenue for food, fun and entertainment. There will be performances by the various genres of Hawaiian music and hula hālau (hula schools). Hawaiian crafts and flower leis and many varieties of island cuisine will be featured throughout the event.
69th Annual Aloha Festivals Floral Parade
Saturday, September 26, 2014 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
From Ala Moana Park, along Kalākaua Avenue, to Kapi‘olani Park
A colorful equestrian procession of female and male pā‘ū riders, floats with cascades of Hawaiian flowers, various genre of Hawaiian music, hula hālau and marching bands will enliven Kalākaua Avenue from Ala Moana Park to Kapi‘olani Park.
12th Annual Aloha Festivals Keiki Ho‘olaule‘a
Pearlridge Center will celebrate the Festival with a wide variety of FREE activities, demonstrations, arts & crafts and continuous stage performances.
OTHER CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS:
King Kamehameha Celebration
Prince Kuhio Celebration