Beautiful and Unique Volcano!
Experience Hiking, Culture, Music, Theater, Exhibits and More!
01-25-2020 8:00 am
Join USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientist emeritus Don Swanson on a two-hour walk, during which you learn about the past 500 years of Kīlauea Volcano’s history as revealed by rocks, craters, and cracks. Meet Don at the Devastation Trail parking lot on Crater Rim Drive. Arrive early, as he begins the guided walk to Keanakākoʻi Crater promptly at 8 a.m. Along the walk, Don points out and explains ...
01-25-2020 8:45 am
Volunteer to help remove invasive, non-native plant species that prevent native plants from growing in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park.
01-25-2020 5:30 pm
Fundraiser for the Hilo Jazz Orchestra's trip to perform in Germany July 2020!
01-27-2020 10:00 am
The four-mile (6.4 km) Kīlauea Iki Trail is one of the park’s iconic hiking trails, a popular destination for hikers who cross a steaming crater floor through the intersection of eruption and native rainforest. Most leave without knowing how the crater was formed, or how three eruptions since 1823 have filled it with more than 400 feet (120 m) of lava. Delve into the secrets of Kīlauea Iki with Park Ranger Michael Newman. Discover how ...
01-28-2020 10:00 am
Walk back to 1912, and meet the founder of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, Dr. Thomas A. Jaggar, at the edge of Kīlauea Volcano.
Dressed in period costume, Ka‘ū actor-director Dick Hershberger brings the renowned geologist to life.
Every Tuesday at 10 a.m., 12 noon and 2 p.m. Each performance is about an hour.
02-08-2020 12:00 pm
The Best of Kona Festival is a “first of its kind” free lifestyle festival in West Hawaii bringing together all the best that Kona has to offer.
02-08-2020 5:00 pm
Volcano Art Center announces our 16th Annual Love the Arts
fundraiser at the Ni‘aulani Campus on Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 5 – 9 pm. This annual gala is our main event to raise funds for Volcano Art Center which allows us to fund classes, exhibits, workshops, and offer the creative arts experience in this uniquely nurturing and inspiring environment.
02-10-2020 5:00 pm
Here’s a little romance for February! Popcorn and tea will be served. Sponsored by the Friends of Mt. View Library
02-18-2020 4:30 pm
Planting with native plants can be fun and easy. They are adapted to the area already, can handle the sun, heavy rainfall and have minimal pest problems.
02-22-2020 4:00 pm
The bar opens at 4pm and great Cajun meal service at 5pm!