The month of September will bring the Big Island’s “30 Days of Aloha” festival, which celebrates Hawaii's cultural traditions and aloha spirit. Popular signature events include the Royal Court Investiture, Waimea Paniolo Parade, and the Ms. Aloha Nui, Kindy Sproat Falsetto and Poke contests.
The event is presided over by Hawaii’s “Ambassador of Aloha” Danny Kaleikini. The festival is held in conjunction with the Waikoloa Beach Resort’s “Weekend of Hawaiian Culture,” held September 5-7. Contact Moani Akana 808-885-3110, or Linda Pokipala 808-885-9259 for details.