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Hilo Happenings

There is always something fun happening in Hilo!

FREE, easy Hawaiian language classes sponsored by the library! 

Event Date 08-23-2018 1:00 pm
Event End Date 08-23-2018 4:30 pm
Location Hilo Public Library

The Palace Theater is Proud to Present A Benefit Concert for Kua O Ka Lā Charter School “An Evening With Makana”

Makana not only makes beautiful music with his unique slack key style but he is always ready to help throughout our islands when disaster hits.

Event Date 08-24-2018 7:00 pm
Event End Date 08-24-2018 9:00 pm
Location Palace Theater

Dark Side of the Moon comes to life in all its glory, in this full dome digital presentation that truly has to be seen to believe. 

Event Date 08-24-2018 7:00 pm
Event End Date 08-24-2018 8:00 pm
Location Imiloa Astronomy Center

A one-day festival showcasing independent films shot in the state of Hawaii. The program includes music videos, documentary and narrative shorts and features, with filmmakers in attendance for Q&As.

Event Date 08-25-2018 10:00 am
Event End Date 08-25-2018 10:00 pm
Location Palace Theater

A Fundraiser for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hawaii Island!

Event Date 08-25-2018 2:00 pm
Event End Date 08-25-2018 5:00 pm
Location Hilo Hawaiian Hotel

The ‘Ōhi‘a Love Fest is a FREE festival celebrating ‘ōhi‘a trees and Rapid ‘Ōhi‘a Death (ROD) education. 

Event Date 08-26-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 08-26-2018 4:00 pm
Location Imiloa Astronomy Center

An all inclusive Jazz Jam in the Jazz tradition with a rotating house band. 

Event Date 08-27-2018 6:00 pm
Event End Date 08-27-2018 9:00 pm
Location KukuAu Studio

Hilo Artists Hui's Life Drawing Sessions at Kukuau Studio, every Tuesday evening.

Event Date 08-28-2018 6:00 pm
Event End Date 08-28-2018 9:00 pm
Location KukuAu Studio

Attend one or all three sessions to learn more about  trademarks, copyrights, and digital media copyrights.

Event Date 08-30-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 08-30-2018 12:30 pm
Location Hawai'i Innovation Center

FREE, easy Hawaiian language classes sponsored by the library! 

Event Date 08-30-2018 1:00 pm
Event End Date 08-30-2018 4:30 pm
Location Hilo Public Library