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|Friday July 31 7:00PM-10:00PM||Hilo Daijingu
1st Natsu Matsuri(Summer Festival) "Bon Dance"
All proceeds of this 1st time event will benefit Hilo Daijingu maintaining its grounds.
Hilo Daijingu Activity Center
10 Anela St., Hilo
|Rev. Naohiro Hotta 808.959.8611|
|Friday July 31 & Saturday Aug 1 6:30PM-10:00PM||Palolo Hongwanji
Fukushima and Iwakuni ancers will be present at this event. Food booth opens at 6:30pm, service 7:00pm and dance 7:30pm.
1641 Palolo Ave., Honolulu
|Palolo Hongwanji 808.732.1491|
|Friday July 31Friday July 31 & Saturday Aug 1 6:45PM||Wailuku Hongwanji Mission
Please join Wailuku Hongwanji Mission's Hatsubon Service & Obon dance. Food concessions, children's games, baked goods, snacks and crafts will be available.
1828 Vineyard St., Wailuku
|Reverend Shinkai Murakami 808.244.0406|
|Saturday Aug 1 7:00PM||Taishoji Soto Mission
A brief Zen Buddhist service will be followed by bon dance folksongs. Taiko show at 9pm. Open to the public using kimonos or happi-coats if possible.
275 Kino’ole St, Hilo
|Walter Tachibana 808.959.9374|
|Thursday Aug 6 6:30PM||The Hiroshima / Nagasaki Commemoration Committee, the Japanese Cultural Society of Maui and the Maui Peace Education Foundation
The Nuclear Age at Seventy: The Human Heart versus Nuclear Weapons
The annual Maui commemoration of the 1945 Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombing on this the 70th anniversary takes place August 6. The keynote speaker is Dr. David Krieger, Founder and President of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation. Dr. Krieger is a global leader in the movement for nuclear disarmament. The event will also feature a Maui Taiko performance, Yosakoi dance, and music by Japanese and Micronesian musicians. The program is free and open to the public. Any donations received will go to the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation and to Maui Peace Education Foundation, both 501 (c) (3).
UH Maui College Pilina Building Multi-Purpose Room
|Mele Stokesberry 808.878.8015|
|Friday Aug 21 & Saturday Aug 22||Mililani Hongwanji Mission
The public is invited to enjoy the festivities at the annual Mililani Hongwanji Bon Dance.
Friday Only: Lantern Parade at 6:45 pm
Friday and Saturday:
Craft Fair opens at 5:00 pm
Food Booth opens at 6:00 pm
Dancing from 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
95-257 Kaloapau St., Mililani
|Reverend David Fujimoto 808.625.0925|