Talk Story Mauna Lani Resort
On the Saturday closest to the Full Moon
Special Hawaiian festival gathering at the oceanfront Eva Parker Woods Cottage located by the Mauna Lani Beach Club.
Come join in the festivities of the generations-old tradition of music, dance and talk story in singing, poems, and storytelling. This is a unique and special time of sharing the Hawaiian culture for everyone to enjoy.
Kahu Danny Akaka Jr. – Cultural Historian
The host of this monthly event is Danny Akaka who is the official Cultural Historian of The House of Knowledge at Auberge Mauna Lani Resort.
Akaka and his wife, Anna are Kahu who often officiate Hawaiian Blessings on the Big Island and neighboring islands.
The Eva Parker Woods Cottage
This Cottage is the original home of Eva Parker who is of the famous Parker Ranch Estate who for past generations have owned large parcels of land on the Big Island.
In efforts to preserve the rich Hawaiian heritage and historical knowledge of Mauna Lani, the owners of Mauna Lani Resort have strived to retain some aspects of the Hawaiian culture which includes this tradition of Talk Story in the original house and location every month.
Come see and enjoy the guest artists that will sing, dance and share their Hawaiian Talk Story at the next Full Moon Saturday.
Remaining Talk Story Dates in 2019
- September 14th
- October 12th
- November 9th
- December 14th
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Ahmad Mohammadi, R(B)
Principal Broker, RB-21131
Email: [email protected]