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Hālau Hula Ulumamo o Hilo Paliku perform at a previous Hawaiian Cultural Festival in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. NPS Photo/Jay Robinson

Free weekend of Hawaiian music, culture and science at HVNP (Aug 26-27)

Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service with a Fee-Free Weekend of Hawaiian Music, Culture & Science. A Hawaiian Concert Series, Cultural Festival and BioBlitz are Friday & Saturday, August 26-27, 2016.

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Arts Education at Kahilu students performing at the Circus Camp Finale. Photo by Andrew Richard Hara

Kahilu Theatre presents ‘Animal Fun!’ Saturday (Aug 27) in Waimea

Saturday, August 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Kahilu Theatre will be hosting a Family Fun Day event called Animal Fun! to celebrate the launch of the Theatre’s 2016/2017 Presenting Season. The event will be full of family fun and entertainment, inside and surrounding the Theatre. Animal Fun! is free and open to the […]

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The Volcano House in 1916. NPS Photo archives

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Centennial Events for August 2016

Come celebrate at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park all month long with five fee-free dates, a native plant giveaway, the annual Cultural Festival and BioBlitz and other many other special centennial events!

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‘Live, Love, Be’ at the fourth annual LGBT Pride Parade and Festival in Hilo

In addition to this year’s parade and festival, Hawaii Island Pride will also be hosting a Peace Vigil for Victims of Hatred on Sunday, July 10th.

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LGBT Pride Parade and Festival in Hilo at noon Saturday (July 9)

The Fourth Annual LGBT Pride Parade and Festival will be held on July 9th in downtown Hilo with the theme “Live, Love, Be”. The celebration will begin at noon, followed by a festival at the Mo’oheau Park Bandstand featuring live music, food, crafts, information booths, and a play area for keiki.

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Lyman Museum offers free admission for military May 31-Sept 3, 2016

This summer, the Lyman Museum will once again be participating in Blue Star Museums program. As a Blue Star Museum, we will be offering free admission to active duty military personnel and their families from May 31 through September 3. More than 2,000 museums throughout the U.S. are participating in 2016!

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‘Scandal’ and ‘Tremors’ at Big Island Film Festival (May 26-30)

MEDIA RELEASE In a good way, celebrity guests at Big Island Film Festival may stir up scandal and create tremors over Memorial Day Weekend at the Fairmont Orchid Hawaii. Acclaimed actress and singer Bellamy Young currently stars as “First Lady Mellie Grant” on ABC/Shonda Rhimes’ Peabody Award-winning series, “Scandal,” which Rolling Stone Magazine described as […]

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First Hawaii Dance for Parkinson's in December 2015.

Dance for Parkinson’s class offered in Kona Wednesday (May 18)

On Wednesday (May 18) at 1-2:15 p.m. will be the last class of the Spring series of Hawai’i Dance for Parkinson’s in Kona, HI. The class will be offered, at Hale Halawai 76-6224 Ali’i Dr. FREE. No dance experience necessary, all levels and can start anytime in the series!! Caregivers/Family/Friends are welcome to join in […]

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Free Comic Book Day at three Hawaii Island libraries Saturday (May 7)

The free Comic books are coming! The free Comic books are coming: “Avengers,” “Pokemon,” “Captain America,” “Grumpy Cat,” “SpongeBob” and “Strawberry Shortcake,” to name a few! The 15th annual Free Comic Book Day event will be celebrated at 22 selected public libraries statewide, including 3 Big Island branches, on Saturday, May 7.

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Merrie Monarch crowns Halau Na Mamo o Puuanahulu

Hilo’s Halau o Ka Ua Kani Lehua, Halau Hula O Kahikilaulani in second place tie break

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Kalanikoa Street in Hilo fronting Edith Kanakaole Multi-Purpose Stadium. Hawaii 24/7 File Photo

Temporary one-way traffic on Kalanikoa Street due to Merrie Monarch Festival March 30-April 3

In conjunction with the 53rd Annual Merrie Monarch Festival, a temporary one-way traffic pattern will be in effect on Kalanikoa Street in Hilo. Traffic will be allowed to flow in the makai, or northerly direction on Kalanikoa Street between Piʻilani Street and Kuawa Street during the festival. The one-way traffic pattern will remain in effect […]

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46th KCCF announces call for art entries

MEDIA RELEASE The iconic 46th annual Kona Coffee Cultural Festival announces its Call for Art Entries in all art forms including fine art, graphic design and photography. Local artists are invited to submit original Kona coffee art for consideration and the winning entry will be showcased throughout the Festival. Artwork should be evocative of Kona’s […]

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