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Honolulu Festival

March 09, 2024 to March 10, 2024

Experience Hawaii's cultural vibrancy at Waikiki Beach Walk during the 2024 Honolulu Festival. Taking place the weekend of March 9-10, this highly anticipated event is a beloved highlight on Hawaii's calendar, renowned for its diverse array of traditional, contemporary, and indigenous cultural showcases.
The festival brings together talents from Hawai'i, Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Australia, the Philippines, the mainland U.S., Europe, and South America, offering an array of activities, performances, and events, creating a memorable experience for all who attend.


Performances at the Waikiki Beach Walk Plaza Stage will happen on Saturday, March 9 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, March 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The festival culminates on Sunday evening with a Grand Parade from 4 – 8 p.m. with a firework show to follow. What better way to enjoy the event than with dinner in between at any of Waikiki Beach Walk’s restaurants and eateries? Visit the official Honolulu Festival Website to view the full event schedule.

Dedicated to fostering mutual understanding, economic collaboration, and ethnic concordance among Hawaii and the Pacific Rim, this event is an annual highlight drawing thousands of both new and returning spectators.

Amidst this celebration, Waikiki Beach Walk stands out as the best location to immerse oneself in the festival's atmosphere, offering an experience that captures the heart and soul of Hawaii.

Photo courtesy of Honolulu Festival Foundation



Honolulu Festival