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Mele Mei: A Month-Long Celebration of Hawaii Music

March 19, 2012

Too Good To Miss…

If you’re looking for a GREAT reason to go to Oahu (yeah…….right……like you need a great reason), Mele Mei is it!!!

Don’t miss out; VacationRoost and the Hawaii Tourism Authority team up to present Mele Mei!!!

Mele Mei is a celebration of Hawaiian music, and is meant to capitalize on Hawaiian music’s global appeal. The inaugural events took place in May 2011 and in its second year events will take place throughout Waikiki at various hotels, venues and the beach. Starting April 27th and continuing through May 29th there are workshops, live concert performances, awards ceremonies, hula competitions, and the 35th Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards held by the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts.

See below for a full schedule of events:

Date

Event   Name

Location

April 27 Mele Mei Media Luncheon Willows
April 27 Hilton Hawaiian Village Presents: Hilton Hawaiian Village
Na Hoku Hanohano All-Stars
Featuring:  Robi Kahakalau, Napua Makua, and Amy   Hanaialii
April 28 GoForDaRecord Neal S. Blaisdell Arena
May 1 Lei of Stars (dinner concert) Royal Hawaiian Hotel
May 5 Lifetime Achievement Awards Luncheon Ala Moana Hotel
May 6 Legends of Steel Luncheon Concert Pacific Beach Hotel
May 5 – 6 Hawaii Book & Music Festival Frank Fasi Civic Grounds
May 8 Halekulani Presents: The Next Generation Halekulani
Featuring: Waipuna
May 11 – 13 International Hula Conference Hawaii Convention Center
May 15 Halekulani Presents: The Next Generation Halekulani
Featuring: Mailani Makainai
May 18 Hilton Hawaiian Village Presents: Hilton Hawaiian Village
Na Hoku Hanohano All-Stars
Featuring: Maunalua, Cyril Pahinui, and John Cruz
May 19 O ka hula ke ola (Hula is Life) World Hula Competition Aina Laiku
May 20 Hula I Ke Kai hula performances Waikiki Hula Mound
May 20 Slack Key All-Stars Royal Hawaiian Center
May 22 Halekulani Presents: The Next Generation Halekulani
Featuring: Kupaoa
May 24 Royal Hawaiian Hotel Presents: Na Wahine Hanohano Royal Hawaiian Hotel
Featuring: Teresa Bright, and Natalie Ai Kamauu
May 24 – 26 Waikiki Beachwalk Music Events Beachwalk
May 25 Moana Surfrider Presents: Sounds of Waikiki Moana Surfrider
Featuring: TBD
May 26 The Modern Honolulu Presents: Island Rock The Modern Honolulu
Featuring: The Throwdowns, and Pimpbot
May 25 – 26 Na Hoku  Hanohano Music Festival Workshops Hawaii Convention Center
May 25 – 26 Hula I Ke Kai hula performances Waikiki Hula Mound
May 27 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards Hawaii Convention Center
May 29 Halekulani Presents: The Next Generation Halekulani
Featuring: Mark Yamanaka

To participate check out www.vacationroost.com or call one of our Hawaii Destination Experts (888 395-8062) TODAY for further details, HURRY while there is still space!!!

Mahalo,

The VacationRoost Traveler

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