Events and Festivals in Hilo

  • Merrie Monarch Festival: This week-long cultural festival is to honor the bygone Hawaiian customs and traditions.
  • Kamehameha Festival: This festival is celebrated annually in June as a tribute to King Kamahameha I, who united all the islands of Hawaii.
  • Hilo Brew Fest: This is a one-day suds sampling festival, where microbreweries from all over the world serve their signature beers and brews.
  • Tahiti Fete Hilo: This is a Polynesian dance and cultural celebration that features competitions among groups from all over the world. 
  • International Haari Boat Festival: This festival is to celebrate the tradition of boat racing in Okinawan culture. 

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