KAUAʻI MOKIHANA FESTIVAL

NOVEMBER 28-DECEMBER 4, 2021

A week-long celebration of Hawaiian culture, including educational lectures and music and hula competitions on

the island of Kauaʻi.

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HAWAIIAN CHURCH SERVICE

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER  28, 2021 | 10 AM
SHERATON KAUAʻI COCONUT BEACH RESORT

Welcome all as we celebrate the Kauaʻi Mokihana Festival with a special service with music in both English and Hawaiian. This year's church service will be held virtually in place of its original location

at the historic Kapaʻa First Hawaiian Church founded by Queen Deborah Kapule in 1879.

KAUAʻI COMPOSERS CONCERT

& CONTEST

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2021 | 7 PM
SHERATON KAUAʻI COCONUT BEACH RESORT

This event encourages the composition of new music through its various categories including: Hawaiian (must be in the Hawaiian language), Contemporary Hawaiian, Open and Professional. Trophies and cash prizes are awarded. Participants in this contest are inspired by sharing their personal musical creations with the Island’s people and visitors. See official contest rules here

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EŌ E LILIʻU

 TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2021 | 9 AM
SHERATON KAUAʻI COCONUT BEACH RESORT
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NĀ LEI PUA ʻOLE LEI CONTEST

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 02, 2021 | 10 AM
SHERATON KAUAʻI COCONUT BEACH RESORT
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MISS MOKIHANA
HULA KAHIKO & HŌʻIKE

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 03, 2021 | 6 PM
SHERATON KAUAʻI COCONUT BEACH RESORT

Featuring soloists from participating hālau hula presenting choice mele hula connecting to their birth island.

Cash awards will be given for Oli, Costume & Adornments, Hula Presentation and Overall. See official contest rules here.

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KA HOʻOLEWA O
NATHAN LIBERATO KAHIKOLU KAHAPEʻA KALAMA

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 04, 2021 | 8 AM
SHERATON KAUAʻI COCONUT BEACH RESORT

MAHALO

Mahalo to the many local businesses, organizations, editors, publications, kumu hula, hālau, judges, ʻukulele players, crafters, contestants, performing artists, committee members, volunteers, guests and visitors who make the annual Kauaʻi Mokihana Festival a pleasurable success for Kauaʻi's art and cultural community!

SPONSORS

County of Kauaʻi

Alexander & Baldwin Foundation

Kukuiʻula Development Company, LLC

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Hawaiʻi Tourism Authority

Grand Pacific Resorts

PARTNERS

Kapaʻa First Hawaiian Church

Garden Island Arts Council

Nā Hui O Kamakaokalani

Hoʻōla Lāhui Hawaiʻi

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Kauaʻi Community College

Jack Harter Helicopters

Ka Hula Hoa

Ka Lauaʻe Foundation

Lauakea Foundation

DONORS

ʻAipoalani Family

T & R Trophies

Joy and Stewart Bradshaw

Mayor Derek Kawakami

Hālau Hula O Makana Aloha Japan

Hawaiian Culture Club Japan

Love Kelley and ʻOhana

Kaʻanāpali Beach Hotel

Sally Anson

Donna Lehiʻilani Kirkpatrick

Hālau Ka Lei Kukui Hiʻilani

David Murray

William Brown

Mike White

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