The 55th Annual

Merrie Monarch Invitational Hawaiian Arts Fair

Jun 7, 2017

The 2015 Merrie Monarch Invitational Hawaiian Arts Fair is a must see event during Merrie Monarch week. Besides the authentic native crafts and art, there is an amazing line-up of performers and crafting workshops. For more information, please view our poster, entertainment schedule and workshop schedule.

2015 Merrie Monarch Invitational Hawaiian Arts
Fair Entertainment Schedule

Wednesday, April 8, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

8:45 am Opening Ceremony –
Mark Yamanaka Fair Dedication to Paulette Kahalepuna and Piggy Kaleohano
11:00 am Hula Hālau O Kawānanakoa – Alberta Nicolas
12:00 pm Kuana Torres Kahele
1:00 pm Darlene Ahuna 2:00 pm Diana Aki

Thursday, April 9, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

11:00 am Ke Ola Pono No Nā Kūpuna – Haunani Medeiros
12:00 pm Mark Yamanaka
1:00 pm Natalie Ai Kamauu
2:00 pm Ke Ana La’ahana – Mapuana Waipa
3:00 pm Kuana Torres Kahele

Friday, April 10, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

11:00 am Hālau Hula O Kou Lima Nani Ē – Iwalani Kalima
12:00 pm Cyril Pahinui
1:00 pm Kainani Kahaunaele & Lei ‘Ula
2:00 pm Hālau I Ka Leo Ola o Na Mamo – Pele & Kekoa Harmon

Saturday, April 11, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

11:00 am Hālau O Mailelaulani – Maile Canario 
12:00 pm Hālau Hula O Leionälani – Debbie Ryder 
1:00 pm Sean Naauao 
2:00 pm Lito Arkangel

There will also be workshops all four days on Ni’ihau Shell Lei Making, ‘Ōhe Kāpala, Kapa Making and Poi Board Making.

Poster
Entertainment
Workshops

  • 865 Piʻilani Street Hilo, HI 96720
  • (808) 935-9168