Played from the heart and soul and flowing with vivid tropical images, Hawaiian ki ho'alu (slack key) is truly one of the great acoustic guitar traditions of the world. A feast for the eyes & ears!
Join us January 13, 2024 for an intimate mix-n-mingle with the artists, Hawaiian entertainment & 'ono food. This event includes a seat for the show and sells out every year so don't miss out!
Browse a variety of island themed gifts, home decor, accessories & apparel. Enjoy Hawaiian plate lunches, authentic island-style shave ice and free outdoor entertainment by the Slack Key Ohana.
Conveniently located just minutes from LAX, the RBPAC is the Crown Jewel of the South Bay arts scene with a state of the art sound system, friendly onsite staff and plenty of free parking.
Kings, cattle and cowboys: Read about the fascinating history of Hawaiian ki ho'alu guitar and the musical pioneers who helped shape its sound and legacy.
Since 2008 it's been a who's who of Hawaii's best and brightest talent that we've been so lucky to have onstage! From the "masters" to the next generation of Hawaiian musicians.
1935 Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Redondo Beach, California 90266, United States
Closing out the first half with (from left to right): Kainani Kahaunaele, Sonny Lim, Jim "Kimo" West, Bryan Tolentino, Jeff Peterson, George Kuo, Kamuela Kimokeo, Ka'ihi Kimokeo, Makaha Sons, and hula dancers Annette Kaio (Halau O Lilinoe) & Edieann Heali'i Stanley (Heali'i's Polynesian Revue).
FOX 11's Bob DeCastro enjoys some Tasty Block shave ice as he previews the festival in Redondo Beach with Patrick Landeza & Sons, Jim "Kimo" West, hula dancer Malia (Halau O Lilinoe)
Opening the show featuring an all-star jam in the true Hawaiian backyard "kanikapila" style, featuring legendary slack key musicians (and hula dancers) including: Cyril Pahinui, George Kuo, Jeff Peterson, Jim "Kimo" West, Ken Emerson, Peter Moon, Jeff Au Hoy, Nathan Aweau, Makana, Danny Carvalho, Tom Atwater, Napua Greig, Manalani English (2013 Merrie Monarch winner), Edieann Heali'i Stanley, Kamie Lei Fujiwara
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