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Makahiki Kuilima 2019

January 26

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Come experience a day of festivities including traditional Makahiki sporting events such as hukihuki (tug of war), ‘ulu maika (lawn bowling), uma (arm wrestling), heihei kūkini (foot racing), ‘ō‘ō ihe (spear throwing), hāpai pōhaku (shoulder a boulder) and hula. This year’s Makahiki celebration will also feature a 5K race as a demonstration of the endurance of the kūkini (messenger). There will also be artisans and crafters, educational exhibits, cultural demonstrations, and cultural performances.


Saturday, January 12, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Turtle Bay Resort
57-091 Kamehameha Highway,

Kahuku, HI 96731

Oʻahu Island

For more information about this event, email makahiki.kuilima@gmail.com or visit this website.

This event is sponsored by OHA’s ʻAhahui Grant.

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