Hawaii Dala

HONOLULU (KHNL) - They were giving away free money at the Pagoda Hotel.

The first "Hawaii Dala" is introduced.

It's the states own private currency.

They depict King Kalakaua and other hawaiian royalty.

It can be used just like cash wherever it is accepted voluntarily.

Former mint-master ber-nerd von not-haus launched the liberty dollar on the mainland in 1998 and it has become Americas second most popular currency.