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Mele Mei 2014 Kick Off Celebration

Media and Mele Mei Partners kick-off party

Date/Time: Tuesday * April 29, 2014

Venue: Hilton Waikīkī Beach Hotel


Pakele Live! Mele Mei Concert Series

Live Hawaiian music concert series - live, web and on TV

(also streamed online at pakelelive.com)

Date/Time: Thursdays * May 1, 8, 15, 29th / Friday * May 23rd, 2014

Venue: Willows Restaurant

Tickets: for dinner reservations call (808) 952-9200



Lifetime Achievement Awards Luncheon

Honoring Hawaii's Music Industry Icons, come and be a part of the awards show and luncheon

Date/Time: Saturday * May 3rd, 2014

Venue: Ala Moana Hotel for tickets call (808) 593-9424




Hawaii Book and Music Festival

Celebrating and honoring books, storytelling and music

Date/Time: Saturday & Sunday * May 3rd and 4th, 2014

Venue: Honolulu Hale Grounds

Free to the public



Hilton Nā Hōkū Hanohano All-Stars Concert

Hilton Hawaiian Village celebrates Mele Mei with an All-Star lineup of Multiple Hoku Award Winners

Date/Time: Saturday * May 10th, 2014

Featuring: Maunalua, Natalie Ai Kamauu, John Cruz, Amy Hanaiali‘i Gilliom

Venue: Hilton Hawaiian Village Great Lawn

Tickets: for tickets call (808) 949-4321



Hawaii Youth Symphony Luncheon

Annual Hawaii Youth Symphony Benefit Concert at the Hilton Hawaiian Village

Date/Time: Sunday * May 18th, 2014

Venue: Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom

Tickets: for tickets call (808) 941-9706



Halekulani Nā Hōkū Hanohano Lunch Time Concert

Multiple Hoku winning concert luncheon at the prestigious Halekulani Hotel's House Without A Key

Date/Time: Sundays * May 4, 11, 18 and 25th, 2014

Featuring: Waipuna, Kūpaoa, Nathan Aweau, and Ledward Kaapana & Mike Kaawa

Venue: Halekulani, House Without a Key

for more information call (808) 923-2311




Hula I Ke Kai

Kūhiō Hula Mound hosts the Mele Mei hula exhibition

Date/Time: Friday * May 23rd, 2014

Venue: Kūhiō Beach Hula Mound (Waikiki Beach)

Free to the public



Music for the Generations Concert

by Outrigger Hotels and Resorts

Celebrating Mele Mei and eve of the 37th Annual Nā Hōkū Hanohano awards show

Date/Time: May 23rd, Friday 6pm - 8:30pm

Venue: Waikiki Beach Walk

Feat: Mailani, Sean Na‘auao, Robi Kahakalau & Jeff Rasmussen and Nā Hoa


Nā Hōkū Hanohano Music Festival workshops

Designed for musicians and music lovers, the Hoku Workshops feature educational and performance workshops at the Ala Moana Hotel Conference Room

Date/Time: Friday * May 23rd, 2014

Tickets: call (808) 593-9424




37th Annual Nā Hōkū Hanohano Awards Show

Celebrating the Hawaii's Music and Stars of Distinction join us for a night of music, celebration and fun

Date/Time: Saturday * May 24th, 2014

Venue: Hawai‘i Convention Center for dinner/award show

Tickets: call (808) 593-9424




6th Annual ‘Ukulele Picnic in Hawaii

Family fun day of music and all things ‘ukulele at Kaka‘ako Waterfront Park

Date/Time: Sunday * May 25th, 2014

Venue: Kaka‘ako Waterfront Park

Free to the public



Ogo’s Hawaii Aloha Hula

Kūhiō Beach Hula Mound hosts the Ogo's Hawaii Hula exhibition

Date/Time: Sunday * May 25th, 2014

Venue: Kūhiō Beach Hula Mound (Waikiki Beach)

Free to the public


MELE MEI 2014 Flyer
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Event Calendar 2014


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Hawai'i Island Events


Puna Music Festival – Pohoiki Concert

Date/Time: Friday * May 4 11:00 am to 5:00, Free

Venue: Isaac Hall Park


Puna Music Festival - Workshops

Date: May 5 through May 9

Venues: various, information at www.punamusicfestival.com

Tickets: tickets at www.punamusicfestival.com/tickets-and-passes/


Big Island Film Festival – Best of the Fest Concert featuring Willie K

Date/Time: Monday * May 26 at 5:00 pm

Venue: Fairmount Orchid, Kohala Coast, Hawai‘i Island

Tickets: http://bigislandfilmfestival.com/purchase-tickets/hlml

www.bigislandfilmfestival.com for information: (808) 883-0394


Kailua Village Improvement District –

May Day Brunch on the Bay with music and hula

Date/Time: Sunday * May 4, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Venue: Marriott King Kamehameha Kona Beach Hotel

Tickets: https://historickailuavillage.com/calendar-of-events/may-day-brunch-on-kamakahonu-bay/

Information: Kailuavillage@gmail.com


Kailua Village Improvement District -

Concert at Hulihee Palace

Date/Time: Sunday * May 18 at 4:00 pm, Free

Venue: Hulihee Palace Grounds, Kona Hawai‘i Island



Ka‘u Coffee Festival Ho‘olaulea

Hawaiian music featuring Cyril Pahinui, Chris Fuchigami, Keoki Kahumoku and many others

Date/Time: Saturday * May 10 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Free

Venue: Pahala Community Center



Honoka‘a Western Week - Mamane Street Paniolo Block Party

Hawaiian Country Music, Saloon Girl/Cowboy Got Talent Contest, Stick Horse Race, Steak Fry and more

Date/Time: Friday * May 23 beginning at 3:00 pm



Kahilu Theatre – Brothers Cazimero in Concert

Date/Time: Friday * May 9 at 7:00 pm

Venue: Kahilu Theatre, Waimea, Hawai‘i Island

Tickets: for tickets call (808) 885-6868



Under the Footlights – 3rd Annual Community Variety Show

Date/Time: Friday * May 2 & 3 at 7:30, Sunday * May 4 at 2:30

Venue: Palace Theatre - Hilo, Hawai‘i Island

Tickets: for tickets call (808) 934-1010



Hanau Ke Ali‘i – music performance

Date/Time: Sunday * May 18

Venue: Palace Theatre - Hilo, Hawai‘i Island