It's BACK! "Come Play, Do Art!" at this art experience festival...
7th Annual Palikū Arts Festival
Saturday, April 7, 2018
10am to 4pm
Palikū Theatre Plaza and Hale Pālanakila Art Spaces
FREE admission and all art supplies provided.
There's something for everyone and all ages:
JOIN US THIS YEAR FOR THE PALIKŪ ARTS FESTIVAL PARTICIPANT "ART STRUT" PARADE at 1:11 p.m.
Attendees are encouraged to come in costume or festive clothing, or dress-up here.
- Printmaking with the Honolulu Printmakers
- Woodcarving with Jordan Souza
- Clay sculpture with Bryce Meyers & ceramics demos with Paul Nash
- Boomwhackers music making workshop with Tara Severns
- Piano open lab
- Camera Obscura with Mark Hamasaki
- Open Drawing Studio with Norm Graffam – draw or have your portrait drawn
- Stage Combat workshop with Nick Logue
- Poetry workshop
- T-shirt printing – bring a t-shirt or purchase at the festival
- Jewelry making
- and MUCH MORE!
“We invite you to ‘Come Play, Do Art!’ This festival has an open and adventurous ‘learn-by-doing’ vibe. We provide free art supplies and guidance, so you and your family can play! You can take home whatever you create.” —festival chair So Jin Kimura with co-chair Ben Moffat.
On the outdoor stage, a variety of musical acts will perform, including the Royal Hawaiian Band many more to be announced.
Enjoy two FREE performances of a world premiere play...
The Sharkman Nanaue: The Teenage Years
Written and Directed by Moses Goods
In Hawaiian legend, Kamohoaliʻi, the King of Sharks, falls in love with Kalei, a beautiful mortal from Waipiʻo Valley. Their child Nanaue is caught between the supernatural and the mortal worlds...that's a lot of pressure for one young boy! Come join Moses Goods and a cast of Windward Community College alumni and students as they present this World Premiere Hawaiian Youth Theatre play for the whole family.
Performances are at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. (40 minutes).
FREE at Gallery ‘Iolani, a new exhibit to be announced.
IMAGINARIUM (special festival entry fees)
The Hōkūlani Imaginarium offers a family-friendly fulldome show TO BE ANNOUNCED (1:00 and 1:30 p.m.) with a nominal fee.
LANGUAGE ARTS OASIS AT HALE MANALEO
Poetry readings and fun at the “Haiku Tree,” poetry corner, book sale, and quiet room for parents and children.
‘Ono food will be available from a variety of food vendors.
For more information, contact Palikū Arts Festival co-chair Ben Moffat at 808-724-1808 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Food Vendor Application
Arts & Craft Vendor Application