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Hawaiian Cultural Activities

Lei makingHula dancer at vow renewal ceremony on the beachOutrigger Reef on the Beach cultural activitiesOutrigger Reef on the Beach

These complimentary guest activities offer a glimpse into Hawaii's rich heritage. Create easy traditional crafts, learn the rhythms of the islands, and "talk story" with local artisans about what makes Hawaii a special place.  Activities are exclusively for guests of Outrigger Reef on the Beach.  Activities and schedule are subject to change.  Print the cultural activities calendar (PDF 414 KB)

Sunday
 12 pm    Native Hawaiian plants and their uses
   1 pm    Make a ti leaf anklet or bracelet
   2 pm    Art of bamboo stamping
6-9 pm    Kani Ka Pila Grille nighly live Hawaiian music

Monday
   9 am    Storytelling: Hawaii's myths and legends
 11 am    History of Polynesian tattoo design
   1 pm    Make a kukui nut bracelet
6-9 pm    Kani Ka Pila Grille nighly live Hawaiian music

Tuesday
7:45 am  Hawaiian vow renewal ceremony (Requires advance registration. Please see staff at front desk.)
 11 am    Ukulele lesson
   1 pm    Hula lesson
6-9 pm    Kani Ka Pila Grille nighly live Hawaiian music

Wednesday
   9 am    Make a ti leaf anklet or bracelet
 10 am    Art of bamboo stamping or petroglyph printing on greeting cards
   1 pm    Make a Hawaiian name tag
6-9 pm    Kani Ka Pila Grille nighly live Hawaiian music

Thursday
   9 am    Storytelling: Hawaii's myths and legends
 12 pm    Native Hawaiian plants and their uses
   1 pm    Make a Hawaiian bookmark
6-9 pm    Kani Ka Pila Grille nighly live Hawaiian music

Friday
7:45 am  Hawaiian vow renewal ceremony (Requires advance registration.  Please see staff at front desk.)
  9  am    Make a flower lei
 10 am    Hula lesson
 11 am    Ukulele lesson
   1 pm    Make a Hawaiian name tag 
6-9 pm    Kani Ka Pila Grille nighly live Hawaiian music

Saturday
   9 am    Na Ali`i Walking Tour: 2-hour guided historical tour of Waikiki
6-9 pm    Kani Ka Pila Grille nighly live Hawaiian music