36th Annual Pan-Pacific Festival announces 2015 event dates

36th Annual Pan-Pacific Festival announces 2015 event dates

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Pan-Pacific Festival is a 3-day international cultural celebration held in Hawaii during the month of June. Every year the festival attracts over 100,000 people from around the world on average.

This year, the festival will be held on June 12– 14, 2015 at various locations throughout the Waikiki and Ala Moana areas.

This year's highlights include the Pan-Pacific Ho'olaule'a in Waikiki, which will feature five stages of traditional cultural performances and live local entertainment, plus lots of food and craft vendors, a performing arts showcase and the Pan-Pacific Hula Festival, featuring dozens of hula halau from Japan and Hawaii, including Halau O Napuala 'Ikauika 'Iu at the historic Kuhio Beach Hula Mound on Waikiki.

The festival culminates with the grand finale--a lively and colorful parade in Waikiki from Fort DeRussy to Kapiolani Park featuring more than 500 participants including performers from around the world.

For a complete schedule of events or for more information, click here.

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