Annual Lei Day Celebration
Type: Island Culture
Date: 9am-5:30pm ,
Thursday, May 1, 2014 to
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Location: Kapiolani Park
See some of the most exquisite lei in the world exhibited in a variety of colors and methods, featuring contest entries from the adult, children and lipine (ribbon/yard) lei contests. The exhibit is open to the public from 1:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Come to Kulana Lei, a village of Hawaiian artisans, as they share their talents and skills with exhibits and demonstrations throughout the day. While at Kulana Lei, have the moopuna (grandchildren) - come visit Tutu (grandmother) at Tutu’s Hale and hear stories, play Hawaiian games, learn a song, a hula, how to make a lei, and learn how to weave with lauhala.
In addition to Kulana Lei, craft, lei and food vendors will also be in the park all day.
The event is free and open to the public.
For more information, visit www1.honolulu.gov/parks/programs/leiday/index.htm