Moku o Keawe International Festival
The Moku O Keawe International Festival Hula Competition brought Hawaiian culture to life at Hilton Waikoloa Village on March 8 – 11. Several workshops in hula technique were offered and standout evening performances included Wahine Kahiko, Kapuna, and Wahine `Auwana.
Produced by Moku O Keawe Foundation, the festival is part of an ongoing effort to enrich and educate the practice and development of hula and its associated arts, and also to build, strengthen, and inspire the living cultural traditions of Hawai`i.
Sponsors included Waikoloa Beach Resort, Hilton Waikoloa Village, Big Island Candies, Sushi Shiono, and Sig Zane Designs.