June 15, 2017 4:00 pm
Hale Halawai ‘Ohana O Hanalei
Hale Halawai ‘Ohana O Hanalei, 5299 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei
Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW – 2017 Hawaii Magazine Reader’s Choice. Gift Drawing. Family Friendly. Tickets $25 ($20 Ages 13-19 & 50+; $10 Ages 6-12). Audience rating 16+ yrs is 99.3% “Excellent, Highlight of our trip!”. Accessible Facility.
This concert will ‘tune your world to Aloha’! Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 10 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered artform of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele. Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music.
2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
“Awesome music & talent!” – Kathy
“Soothing to the soul and spirit.” – David & Dianne
“To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!” – Bill
“Great intimate setting… like being in the artists living room with friends.” – Sally
“Touched my heart and filled me with Aloha.” – John
The Hanalei community center is easy to find. In Hanalei, a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd. A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields. Go 20 yards, turn left into the gravel parking area. The concert is in the brown building – Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha). This facility is family friendly with nice grassy area and lanai for parents to take restless children during the concert and intermission. Endangered birds such as the Hawaiian stilt, Hawaiian coot, Hawaiian duck, Kolea (golden plover), and nene (Hawaiian goose), Pueo (Hawaiian owl) make their homes here .
Tickets and information at www.McMasterSlackKey.com/liveshows.html
or call (808) 826-1469