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The Second Annual Papakōlea Pā’inathemed E Nānā I Ke Kumu, is a community gathering honoring our kūpuna and celebrating community resiliency on Saturday, August 12, 2017, from 10 am to 3 pm, at the Papakōlea Community Park.  Tickets are priced at $35 per adult ticket ($10 for Keiki Tickets). Ticket holders will receive an ‘ono Hawaiian plate, court access to the concert, access to a marketplace of local vendors, and cultural demonstrations.  Ticket sales will cease once 350 tickets are sold.  Click here to purchase your Pāʻina Tickets.

Confirmed Artists

  1. 10:15 am – Pomaika’i Lyman and the Keawe ‘Ohana
  2. 11:15 am – Keauhou
  3. 12:45 pm – Kuana Torres Kahele
  4. 1:45 pm – Natalie Ai Kamauu

Special Guests

  1. Aunty Nina Keali’iwahamana
  2. Kelina Eldridge, 2017 Miss Aloha Hula
  3. Hālau Hula O Nāpunaheleonāpua
  4. Hālau Kaulakahi
  5. Men of Hālau Nā Māmo O Pu’uanahulu

Marketplace Vendors

  1. ‘Aha Kāne / Koi Kompany
  2. Aloha Medical Mission
  3. Bill Quinlan
  4. Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement
  5. Cecilia Silva
  6. Hoalahou Farm / Lanakila Catering
  7. Honis for Days
  8. J Hawaiian Totes & Things (2)
  9. Kalihi-Palama Civic Club (3)
  10. Ke Ola Mamo
  11. Leialoha’s Lane
  12. LipSense with Haililani Latu
  13. LiveSoreHawaii
  14. LuLaRoe with Tatiana Kekauoha
  15. Na Maka Kahiko
  16. Nā Mea Hawai’i
  17. Pono Home
  18. POUCH’eM HAWAII
  19. Tavala
  20. The Bracelet Place
  21. Vahine Oviri
  22. Xerveo

Cultural Demonstrations

  1. Awa Bar
  2. Lomi
  3. Ku’i Kalo
  4. Wooden Weaponry

Awards

  1. Five scholarships for college-bound students
  2. 2017 Papakōlea Cultural Practitioner Award
  3. 2017 Papakōlea Living Legacy Award.

Save $5 and Buy Pre-Sale Cool Fit Shirts and T-Shirts

Click here to purchase pre-sale shirts online at the Papakōlea Virtual Pop-up.

This year, the 2nd Annual Papakōlea Pāʻina proceeds will support the Papakōlea Community Scholarship Program, and other educational initiatives. Click the bottom below to make a donation to PCDC for this purpose.

The Papakōlea Community Development Corporation (PCDC) is a 501(c)3 community-based nonprofit, established in 1999, to serve as a steward of the Papakōlea Community Park and Center, and provide the residents of the Papakōlea, Kewalo, and Kalāwahine, with a full range of comprehensive services.  PCDC is coordinating this event with the support of Kula No Nā Po‘e Hawai‘i, another community-based nonprofit that exists to provide educational and health services to the residents of the Hawaiian Homestead communities of Papakōlea, Kewalo, and Kalāwahine; and the Genoa Keawe Foundation, a nonprofit established, in honor of the late Papakōlea community member and legendary Hawaiian musician, to preserve and promote traditional Hawaiian music, culture, and language.

For more information about the event, contact Ms. Lilia Kapuniai, at 808.520.8998 or e-mail papakoleapaina@gmail.ocm.  For more information about sponsoring organizations, see below.

Papakōlea Community Development Corporation
Lilia Kapuniai
808.520.8998
lilia@papakolea.org

Kula No Nā Poʻe Hawaiʻi
Adrienne Dillard
808.520.8998
aydillard@aol.com

Genoa Keawe Foundation
Eric Keawe
808.429.3745
ekeawe@gmail.com.

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