2016 Pan Pacific Ho’olaulea

The 2016 Pan Pacific Ho’olaulea was held on Friday, June 10th on Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki, between Lewers Street and Ulunia Avenue (just past the Hyatt).

Following is The Tasty Island’s photo coverage of the event. Enjoy. ;-)


Guy Hagi of Hawaii News Now and Pomai, wala’au’ing between a live news feed at the Pan Pacific Ho’olaulea


Da’ “Watchu’ Smokin?” grillmastah! with Guava Smoked


Grillin’ Guava Smoked Pork ‘n Chicken on Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki


Guava Smoked Pork, fresh off da’ grill


Guava Smoked Pork


Guava Smoked Pork


Guava Smoked Chicken … fresh outta’ da’ smokah’!


Guava Smoked Chicken


Guava Smoked Chicken


Guava Smoked “Pomai’s special” sampler… no scade ’em, LOAD ‘EM wit’ da’ guava-smoked pork and smoke chicken!


Guava Smoked owner Scott Shibuya with Pomai


Maui’s own Roselani Ice Cream Kona Coffee and Mint Chip


Maui’s own Roselani Ice Cream Cookies ‘n Cream


Maui’s own Roselani Ice Cream Mango ‘n Cream


The incredible voice of Natalie Ai Kama’au performs on stage in front of the Outrigger Waikiki Beach


“The voice of the Merrie Monarch”, braddah’ Kimo Kaho’ano and Pomai after he emcees the stage where Natalie Ai Kama’au performed

Video clips (HD available) of some performances from the event taken with my Note 4. Most notable is the first video of a Japanese Steel Drum ensemble playing Hawaiian songs… dude…SUGOI!…