• Pu`ukohola Heiau

    Pu`ukoholā Heiau

    National Historic Site Hawai'i

Ho`oku`ikahi Establishment Day Hawaiian Cultural Festival

Watching a ceremony at the annual Cultural Festival (NPS)

August 15-16, 2015

HO'OKU'IKAHI I PU'UKOHOLĀ
(To Unify at Pu'ukoholā)

Pu'ukoholā Heiau National Historic Site will celebrate its 43rd anniversary with the park's annual Ho'oku'ikahi i Pu'ukoholā Establishment Day Hawaiian Cultural Festival on August 15-16, 2015.

Additional information about the event will be added to this page as it becomes available.

2014 Photos

2013 Photos and Videos:
(Day 1 Photos; Day 2 Photos; Videos)

2012 Photos

2011 Photos

Future Festival Dates:
August 15-16, 2015
August 13-14, 2016
August 12-13, 2017
August 18-19, 2018
August 17-18, 2019
August 15-16, 2020
August 14-15, 2021
August 13-14, 2022
August 12-13, 2023

The photographs below were taken by Kai Markell and are used by persmission. They were taken on August 14, 2010 during the various ceremonies that took place at the 38th Annual Ho`oku`ikahi Hawaiian Cultural Festival.

 
Photo by Kai Markell. Used by permission.

Photo by Kai Markell. Used by permission.

 
Photo by Kai Markell. Used by permission.

Photo by Kai Markell. Used by permission.

 
Photo by Kai Markell. Used by permission.

Photo by Kai Markell. Used by permission.

Did You Know?

Black crowned night heron

Of the many birds that you can find at Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site, most are invasive species. The Black crowned night heron, however, has long been in Hawai'i. You will usually spot them along the shore and around the remains of the ancient fishpond.