Guide to The Hawaiian Islands : Kauai Travel Planner 2019-2020
44 gohawaii.com/kauai @kauaidiscovery TorJohnson(2) FEBRUARY FEBRUARY 16-24 Waimea Town Celebration Old-fashioned plantation-style fun. Events include a canoe race, an ice cream eating contest, the Captain Cook Fun Run, an ‘ukulele competition, a lei contest, the Paniolo Challenge and continuous free entertainment. For more information, call 808-651-5744 or visit waimeatowncelebration.com. MARCH MARCH 23 Prince KËhiØ Celebration of the Arts Commemorative ceremonies by the Royal Order of Kamehameha at Prince Kūhiō Park. For more information, email email@example.com APRIL APRIL 5-6 Spring Fantasy Orchid Show Event includes crafts, food and workshops. gardenislandorchidsociety.org MAY MAY 1 Lei Day Celebration/Irmalee & Walter Pomroy Lei Contest May Day is Lei Day at Līhu‘e’s Kaua‘i Museum. Enjoy the vibrant colors and tropical fragrances of the lei on display. Along with a Lei Contest, there will be delicious food and handmade crafts to purchase. Event will be held at the Kaua‘i Marriott Resort. For more information, call Kaua‘i Museum at 808-245- 6931 or visit kauaimuseum.org. MAY 11 Visitor Industry Charity Walk This is Hawai‘i’s largest single-day fundraiser, taking place simultaneously on O‘ahu, Maui, Hawai‘i Island and Kaua‘i. Proceeds benefit local charities. Features food, beverages and local entertainment along the three-mile walk. Visit charitywalkhawaii.org/kauai.php. MAY 26 Banana Poka Round Up Kōke‘e Museum’s annual forest education fair. Features Hawaiian music, environmental exhibitions, forest craft workshops and family activities. Contact the Kōke‘e Natural History Museum at 808-335-9975 or visit kokee.org. JUNE JUNE 2 Taste of Hawai‘i This popular culinary event brings together over 50 of Hawai‘i’s innovative chefs who will prepare samples of their signature dishes. Held at Smith’s Tropical Paradise in Wailua. Proceeds support Rotary projects all over the world. Call 808-346-7095, email info@ tasteofhawaii.net or visit tasteofhawaii.net. 2019 Events & Festivals JOIN RESIDENTS AND VISITORS IN SEASONAL CELEBRATIONS OF KAUA‘I’S CULTURE AND ABUNDANCE. You’ll have fun and learn how to take some of the Kaua‘i spirit home with you. From crafts to coconuts, Kaua‘i celebrations are colorful, entertaining and amusing for all ages.