Some top entertainers are gathering Sunday, March 16th to celebrate Alfred Apaka’s 95th birthday held at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort.
Apaka’s son, entertainer Jeff Apaka is celebrating the 95th anniversary of his father’s birth.
The program will start with a procession from the main lobby at 3 p.m., followed by blessing by Kahu Wendell Davis, lei draping and music at the statue of Apaka.
At 4:00-7:00 pm an all-star party will happen at the Tapa Bar where he performs each Sunday. Apaka’s guest stars include Hailama Farden, Aaron Mahi, Mihana Souza, Danny Kaleikini, Kai Markell, Pa’ahana with Doug Tolentino, Pakala Fernandez, Kaipo Kuhahiko, The Lexington Hula Dancers of the Hawaiian Room in New York Mona Joy, Leialoha Kaleikini, Angie Costa, Kaui Santana, Wailani Bell, Alii Noa, Waipuna with Kale Hannahs, Matt Sproat, David Kamakahi, Darren Benitez, Moke Boy, Richard Gideon, featured premier hula dancer Queenie Dowsett, Kawena Mechler, Chanel Kealoha and Harry B. Soria Jr. of “Territorial Airwaves” will preside.
Where: Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
When: 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Sunday, March 16th, 2014
Venue : Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
2014 Northwest Road Show
Kiho'alu Foundation Presents: Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival Northwest Road Show Featuring: Dennis Kamakahi, LT Smooth, Stephen Inglis, Danny Carvalho, & Taimane. Emcee: Harry B. Soria, Jr. Olympia, Washington, Eugene, Oregon, & Edmonds, Washington.
Venue : Olympia, Eugene, & Edmonds
2013 - 21st annual Kauai Slack Key Guitar Festival
Garden Island/Midweek Kauai presents the 21st annual Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival "Kaua'i Style". Featuring Dennis Kamakahi, Bobby Moderow, Brother Nolan, LT Smooth, Keale, Cindy Combs, Stephen Inglis, Norman Kaawa, Danny Carvalho, Mike Young, Michael Keale, Pancho Graham, Doug & Sandy McMaster. Emcee: Harry B. Soria, Jr.
Venue : Kauai Beach Resort
2013 - U'ilani Japan Concert
2013 U'ilani Japan Christmas Concert. Curian Hall. Oimachi, Tokyo, Japan. Friday, December 6, 2013. 6:00 PM. Featuring: Ho'okena. Pandanus Club reunion with Ken Makuakane and Roddy Lopez. Plus both Hawaii and Japan hula. Emcee: Harry B. Soria, Jr.
Venue : Curian Hall, Tokyo
Hapa Haole Hula Festival 2013
Pa'i Foundation Presents The 11th Annual Hapa Haole Hula & Music Festival. Sunday, October 27, 2013. 4:00 PM. Hawaii Theatre.
Celebrate the hula & music of the Hapa Haole Era at the Historic Hawaii Theatre in downtown Honolulu.
Halau Hula & solo dancers will compete in keiki, wahine, kupuna, and solo hula categories.
Special appearances by: Marlene Sai, Robert Cazimero, Halau Na Kamalei, Nola Nahulu, Many others. Emcee: Harry B. Soria, Jr.
Venue : Hawaii Theatre, Honolulu, Hawaii