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Festivals and Conventions

Special Edition Hawai‘i Island Steel Guitar Festival
Festival Will Feature Eight Steel Guitar Legends
November 23, 2019 • Addison Ching • Festivals and Conventions

Steel guitarists for the Special Edition Hawai‘i Island Steel Guitar Festival ho‘olaule‘a have been [...]

A NextGen Christmas at Mele Pakolu
A NextGen Christmas at Mele Pakolu
December 4, 2019 • Addison Ching • Festivals and Conventions

NextGen steel guitarists and musicians kicked off the Christmas season at the Royal Hawaiian [...]

The 2020 Kaua‘i Steel Guitar Festival
The 2020 Kaua‘i Steel Guitar Festival
December 22, 2019 • Addison Ching • Festivals and Conventions

Eight Hawaiian steel guitar masters will be featured in the 2020 Kaua‘i Steel Guitar [...]

Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Ka Makana Ali‘i
Kapolei Math: 5+7+4 = Festival Fun!
January 17, 2020 • Addison Ching • Festivals and Conventions

Five featured steel guitarists, seven NextGen steel guitarists and musicians, and four backup [...]

The 2020 Maui Steel Guitar Festival
Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center Added to Maui Festival
January 21, 2020 • Addison Ching • Festivals and Conventions

The Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center venue of the annual Maui Steel Guitar Festival has been [...]

Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Ka Makana Ali‘i
NextGen Steel Guitarist Ethan Goore Added to Kapolei
January 22, 2020 • Addison Ching • Festivals and Conventions

NextGen steel guitarist Ethan Goore has been added to the NextGen lineup for the 2020 [...]

Twilight at Kalāhuipua'a
Steel Guitars at Kalāhuipua‘a
February 10, 2020 • Addison Ching • Instruments and Luthiers

Steel guitar entertainment was featured at the Mauna Lani Auberge Resorts Collection resort's [...]

Kaua‘i Steel Guitar Festival Updates
Kaua‘i Festival Program Updates
February 17, 2020 • Addison Ching • Festivals and Conventions

Program updates for the 2020 Kaua‘i Steel Guitar Festival have been announced by festival [...]

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2022 Festivals and Workshops

2022 Northern California Hawaiian Steel Guitar Symposium
August 14, 2022 – Cupertino, CA
Tuition from $100
Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival Keiki Kine at Kahala Mall
August 27, 2022 – Kahala Mall, Honolulu, Hawai‘i
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM HST

Maui Steel Guitar Festival
October 15, 2022 – The Shops at Wailea, Wailea, Maui, Hawai‘i
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM HST
October 16, 2022 – Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center, Kahului, Maui, Hawai‘i
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM HST

Hawai‘i Island Steel Guitar Experience at Mauna Lani
December 8-11, 2022 – Mauna Lani, Auberge Resorts Collection, Kamuela, Hawai‘i Island

2022 Hawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase Livestream Broadcasts
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Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival Keiki Kine at Kahala Mall

August 27, 2022 – 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM HST

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Livestream Open Stage Showcase

September 25, 2022 – 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM HST

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Hawai‘i Island Steel Guitar Experience at Mauna Lani

December 10, 2022 Ho‘olaule‘a concert – 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM HST
December 11, 2022 Saturday Twilight at Kalāhuipua‘a concert – 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM HST

2023 Festivals and Workshops
Kona Steel Guitar Festival   
March 24-25, 2023 – Outrigger Kona Resort and Spa, Keauhou, Hawai‘i

Royal Hawaiian Center Presents Waikīkī Steel Guitar Week   
July 10-15, 2023 (tentative) – Royal Grove Stage, Royal Hawaiian Center, Waikīkī

Royal Hawaiian Center Presents Japan-Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival   
July 14, 2023 (tentative) – Royal Grove Stage, Royal Hawaiian Center, Waikīkī

Royal Hawaiian Center Presents Waikīkī Steel Guitar Festival   
July 15, 2023 (tentative) – Royal Grove Stage, Royal Hawaiian Center, Waikīkī

2023 Hawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase Livestream Broadcasts
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Kona Steel Guitar Festival

March 25, 2023 Ho‘olaule‘a concert – 12:00 Noon - 3 PM and 5 PM - 8 PM HST

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Royal Hawaiian Center Presents Japan-Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival

July 14, 2023 Ho‘olaule‘a concert (tentative) – 4PM - 6:30PM HST


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Royal Hawaiian Center Presents Waikīkī Steel Guitar Festival

July 15, 2023 Ho‘olaule‘a concert (tentative) – 11AM - 2PM and 4:30PM - 6:30PM HST

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