Video by David Corrigan
HILO, Hawaii – The annual He Hali’a Aloha No Lili’uokalani Festival was held at the queen’s namesake Lili’uokalani Gardens in Hilo this weekend. Undeterred by record heat, crowds gathered to enjoy music, hula, cultural demonstrations, and local food and craft booths.
This was the 15th annual Queen Lili’uokalani Festival, held in celebration of the Queen’s Birthday.
In the above video, Komakakino – Koma Wana, Namaka DeMello, Kinohi Neves and Kumu Paul Neves – delight the crowd with a medley of Hawaiian music. They were one of many acts to perform at the Gardens on Saturday.