Oct 20, 2017 4:52 pm Pacific/Honolulu

Princess Kaiulani Celebration

Each October, the Princess Kaiulani Hotel hosts the Hana Ho‘ohiwahiwa ‘O Ka’iulani Celebration. In its 17th year, this event celebrates the birth of Princess Kaiulani (the historical person) with a keiki (children’s) hula festival and a range of cultural activities. Past celebrations have included a Hawaiian War Weapon Exhibition, Air Clay Flower Making demonstration, handmade ‘ukulele, Hawaiian crafting, exhibit of Princess Kaiulani memorabilia, and a re-enactment of a procession of the Hawaiian royal court.

The latest Princess Ka‘iulani Birthday Celebration, the week of October 16, 2011, included a re-enactment of the traditional procession of the Hawaiian royal court.