Molokai Canoe Festivals presents the 4th annual Kulāia block party celebration on Molokai welcoming padders of the 2017 Nā Wāhine o Ke Kai canoe race. This free public event will be recognizing Molokai crewmembers who voyaged the Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage and announce details of Hōkūleʻa’s homecoming to Molokaʻi.
Pwo Navigator Bruce, and wife Lita Blankenfeld, of the Polynesian Voyaging Society will be in attendance. PVS will also have an outreach booth for sharing details of the Mahalo Hawaiʻi Sail.
This hoʻolauleʻa will also feature local entertainment, free lomilomi massage, Molokai craft & merchandise vendors, cultural practitioners, lots of ‘ono food vendors & Nā Wahine 0 Ke Kai logo merchandise
The entertainment lineup will include Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award Winners: Keauhou, Raiatea Helm, Blayne Asing, Henry Kapono & Friends with the songs of C&K (featuring Johnny Valentine, Alex Kawakami, Blayne Asing) & more!