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Wailoa State Park

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200 Piopio Street
Hilo, HI 96720 United States

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June 2019

Lei Draping in Hilo, Hawaiʻi

June 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Wailoa State Park, 200 Piopio Street
Hilo, HI 96720 United States
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The quaint town of Hilo on Hawai‘i Island once served as an important port for Hawai‘i's first king, King Kamehameha the Great. The lei draping ceremony will begin on June 10, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at Wailoa State Park. Expect to see cultural protocols along with beautiful hand-made lei being draped on the outstretched arms of King Kamehameha. Enjoy the music of the Hawai‘i County Band and the offering of lei, chant and dance. Though not struck from the original…

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