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Mele Hali‘a: Kumu Hula Hiwa Vaughan and Halau Hula Ka Lehua Tuahine
May 15, 2022 to May 15, 2022
On Sunday, May 15 Waikiki Beach Walk will celebrate its 15-year anniversary with a special event when Mele Hali‘a welcomes Kumu Hula Hiwa Vaughan, daughter of the legendary Palani Vaughan, and her Halau Hula Ka Lehua Tuahine (5 to 6 p.m.).
(Photos courtesy Hiwa Vaughan - Above left: Kumu hula Hiwa Vaughan; Above right: Members of Halau Hula La Lehua Tuahine.)
- This large performing group pays honor and respect to the renown Hawaiian musical artist, the late Palani Vaughan, who celebrates a birthday on May 27th.
- From 4 to 5 p.m. complimentary cultural activities on the Plaza Lawn will feature ‘Ohe Kapala, the Hawaiian art of stamping and personalization using carved wooden sticks.