In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Celebrate Okinawan culture Saturday and Sunday

36th Annual Okinawan Festival

For 36 years, the Hawaii United Okinawa Association has been celebrating Okinawan culture with an annual festival. It includes great music, food tastings, a movie screening and more. Host Jobeth Devera got the inside scoop from festival organizers.

36th Annual Okinawan Festival
Saturday, Sept. 1 from 10 a.m.–12 p.m. and 3–5 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 2 from 10 a.m.–12 p.m. and 1–3 p.m.
Hawaii Convention Center

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