Festival Information

1st Annual Kona Tahiti Fete Cultural Exchange & Festival
March 25th – March 30th, 2013
Presented by: Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay

Daily Schedule of Events

Sunday, March 24th50 Tahitians arrive in Kona

Monday, March 25th Cultural Ceremonies & Welcome Dinner Reception at Sheraton Convention Center
3:30 PM at Keauhou Bay

Doors open at 5:00p $60.00/person or $550 / table of 10
Show only 6:30p $10.00 advanced or $15.00 at the door

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
: at Kona International Market 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Art Demonstration & Carvings by Eriki Marchand
Coconut & Breadfruit Demonstrations by Tahiti & Hawaii
Tahitian/ Hawaiian Art & Craft
Dance exhibition by Marquises & TeMana Rose
Special performances by other Big Island Talents

Friday, March 29th – KTF Alii Kaleiopapa One Man Canoe Race
10am Honaunau – Keauhou Bay
Awards Ceremony
8:30am – 3:00p Vendors, Food & Entertainment at Sheraton Bayview Lawn

Saturday, March 30th – 2nd Annual TeMana Rose Tahitian Dance Competition
All Day Event starting at 8:30am at Sheraton Convention Center
$7.00 advanced adult / $10.00 at the door
$5.00 advanced seniors & students
Children 6 & Under FREE!
Vendors, Food & Entertainment

Work Shops with “ O Tahiti E” Marguerite Lai Throughout the Week
2013 Updated Group Letter
2013 SOLO & Couples Rules
OC1 Race Waiver & Registration form
Marguerite Classes