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Celebrate Aloha Festivals with the Queen Kapi'olani Hotel




Celebrate Aloha Festival Week with us with a variety of onsite events designed to bring the Aloha culture to life. 


Thursday September 26

  • Royal Gallery Tour with our In-house Cultural Advisor | 3:00 - 4:00pm
  • Haku Lei Making Workshop with Meleana | 4:00 - 6:00pm
  • Kupuna Korner - Talk Story and Dinner Show | 6:00 - 8:00pm

Friday September 27

  • Hula Basics Workshop with Aureana | 8:00 - 9:30am
  • Aloha Couture Fashion Show & Pop-Up Event | 6:00 - 9:00pm

Saturday September 28

  • Hula Basics Workshop with Aureana | 8:00 - 9:30am
  • Aloha Festivals Parade along Kalakaua Ave. | 9:00 - 12:00pm

Sunday September 29

  • Sunset Sessions feat. **Special Guest** | 4:00 - 8:00pm

Spend the day or the whole week with us book now to receive 20% off your room rate, waived hospitality fees, complimentary valet parking and a one time $20 F&B credit at Deck.

Aloha Festivals Package:

20% off BAR + Waived Hospitality Fees + One Time $20 F&B Credit at Deck

• Booking Window: 6/21/19 – 9/30/19
• Travel Window: 8/15/19 – 12/19/19
• Categories: City View + Above

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AF Tour

Royal Art Gallery Tour

The Queen Kapi’olani Hotel is resting on lands once reserved for Hawaiian ali’i – or royalty.  These stories and more make up the rich history of Waikiki and Honolulu as a favored place for kama’aina and guests to gather and mingle.

Join us and gather with our resident cultural advisor to learn about these stories and more on a tour of the Royal Art Gallery.

Thursday, September 26 | 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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Fitness Center at our Waikiki Beach Hotel

Haku making

Native Hawaiians made lei for one another with different flowers and materials, and included many sacred uses most notably when worn signified peace between opposing chiefs.

Work with master lei maker Meleana Estes, for an interactive experience to learn more about the art of lei making and the vibrant and colorful history fo thew Hawaiian people in this with a DIY haku lei making workshop.

Thursday, September 26 | 4:00 - 600pm

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Fitness Center at our Waikiki Beach Hotel

Kupuna Korner event

Enjoy magical stories of Waikiki’s Golden Era through some Hawaii’s legendary entertainers and artists. Performers scheduled to appear (subject to change): Teresa Bright, Aunty Iwalani Tseu and Aunty Pikake Enos.

FREE event - Table Reservations Required

Thursday, September 26 | 6:00 - 8:00pm

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Fitness Center at our Waikiki Beach Hotel

Hula Basics

Learn the art of hula with 2007 Miss Aloha Hula runner up - Aureana Tseu - in a fun high energy hula basics workshop.  Filled with live music, and high energy, this hula instruction will include authentic practices designed to teach you traditional hula moves in a fun and memorable environment.

You will be overlooking Diamond Head from the Leahi Ballroom, and all materials are included.

Friday, September 27 | 8:00 - 9:30am

Saturday, September 28 | 8:00 - 9:30am

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Fitness Center at our Waikiki Beach Hotel

'Aloha Couture' Fashion Show & Pop-Up Event

See the latest in local fashion from Hawaii’s top designers. Plus shop for Hawaii-designed aloha wear, accessories and apparel.  Live music, drink specials, and the best views in Waikiki.

Explore designs from:  Kini Zamora / Manuheali‘i / Zane Style Hawaii / Hugs & Honi / Bikini Stylehouse / Bikini Bird / Kauhulale’a

FREE Event - No Reservations Required

Friday, September 27 | 6:00 - 9:00pm
Fitness Center at our Waikiki Beach Hotel

Sunset Sessions

Finish the week with great live music as part of our monthly Sunday Sunset Sessions event featuring a rotating list of Hawaii's best entertainers.

So grab a drink, grab a seat and enjoy the most amazing views in Waikiki and a fantastic vibe for an afternoon pau hana and the culmination of the Aloha Festivals!


Reservations Highly Recommended

Sunday, September 29 | 4:00 - 8:00pm

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