Join us for a festive afternoon of fun! The Friends and Hard Rock Cafe Honolulu present a special event to keep Hawai'iloa sailing. We depend on your support to keep Hawaiʻiloa sailing!

©2017 Friends of Hokule‘a & Hawai‘iloa · P.O. Box 696 · Kailua, Hawai‘i 96734 · Phone: 808-843-8414    EMAIL US

Join us for a fundraiser! Hard Rock Cafe Waikīkī October 21th, 2-5pm Live Music! Live Auction! Beer, Wine & Pupus!

Founded by master canoe builder Wright Bowman Jr. in 1996, the Friends of Hōkūle‘a & Hawai‘iloa is dedicated to the art of building, restoring, and caring for Hawaiian canoes using native materials.

 

Click HERE for the whole story on our old site!

Master canoe builders Tay Perry, Jerry Ongies and Jay Dowsett are mentors for the future with the goal of growing the kalai wa‘a (canoe builder) community.

 

Under the leadership of Billy Richards, The Friends work to improve the understanding and appreciation of Hawaiian heritage, not only for Hawaiians, but for any person interested in learning.

Donate HawaiianMiles and they give us an additional 10%!
Join us for a festive afternoon of fun! The Friends and Hard Rock Cafe Honolulu present a special event to keep Hawai'iloa sailing. Join us for a fundraiser! Hard Rock Cafe Waikīkī October 21th, 2-5pm Live Music! Live Auction! Beer, Wine & Pupus!
We depend on your support to keep Hawaiʻiloa sailing!
Donate HawaiianMiles and they give us an additional 10%!