Lanai (HawaiiNewsNow) - Four Seasons Resorts Lana‘i, in partnership with the Lana‘i community, HawaiiONTV.com and Jazz Alley TV, is pleased to announce the first annual Lana‘i Slack Key Guitar Festival August 26-27, 2011. The alluring sounds of the slack key guitar will sweep the island – from the beaches of Manele Bay to the upcountry of The Lodge at Koele. Throughout the two-day event guests will be treated to complimentary performances by Grammy Award and Na Hoku Hanohano winners, including John Keawe, Sonny Lim, Dennis Kamakahi, Kevin Brown, Cindy Combs, Benny Uyetake, and Brother Noland.
"Following the success of July's first annual Lana‘i Ukulele Festival, Four Seasons is honored to host another music and cultural festival with such revered artists gracing our stage to perform for the Lana‘i community and Resort guests," said Tom Roelens, General Manager of Four Seasons Resorts Lana‘i. "We understand the importance of the arts and are privileged to be able to assist with bringing the Lana‘i Slack Key Guitar Festival to the island for all to enjoy."
The schedule of events include:
Four Seasons Resorts Lana‘i is offering a special accommodations package for Hawaii residents, with rates starting at $199 per night at Manele Bay and $179 per night at The Lodge at Koele. For more information or to make room reservations, please call toll-free at (800) 321-4666 and ask for the Lana‘i Slack Key Guitar Festival Package. The package is valid for new bookings for travel August 26-28, 2011 and rates listed are per room, per night, based on single or double occupancy, and are subject to availability. Tax and service charge additional.
Visit www.lanaiukulelefestival.com for additional event details.
For additional information and reservations, visit www.fourseasons.com/lanai or call (800) 321-4666.