Merrie Monarch Festival

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Country and Region United StatesHawaii
Type of Festival Dance
Location of Festival Hilo; Moku Ola, Hawaii USA
Festival Contact Information

Merrie Monarch Festival
c/o Hawaii Naniloa Resort
93 Banyan Drive, Suite 234
Hilo, HI 96720 USA
Phone: (01) 808-935-9168
Fax: (01) 808-969-3058

Festival Description

The annual presentation of the Merrie Monarch Festival has led to a renaissance of the Hawaiian culture that is being passed on from generation to generation. The week-long festival includes art exhibits, craft fairs, demonstrations, performances, a parade that emphasizes the cultures of Hawaii, and a three-day hula competition that has received worldwide recognition for its historic and cultural significance. Except for the 'Auana (Modern) hula competitions, the events are free.

Festival Dates April 24 - 30, 2011
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Practical Info:

  • By mail
    Merrie Monarch Festival
    c/o Hawaii Naniloa Hotel
    93 Banyan Drive
    Hilo, HI 96720 USA


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