Palapala Designs will be returning to Hilo this month for the upcoming Merrie Monarch Invitational Hawaiian Arts Fair, held in conjunction with the famous Merrie Monarch Hula Festival. The finest arts and crafts of Hawaiʻi are selected to be sold at this once a year anticipated event.
The Fair runs Wednesday through Saturday. Hours: 9am – 5pm April 23 – April 25 and 9am – 4pm on April 26th. The Fair is located in two buildings – the Afook Chinen Civic Auditorium and the Butler Building (where Palapala Designs booth will be located!). Both buildings are next to the Edith Kanakaʻole Stadium where the hula competition is held.
Come rub elbows with kamaʻaina, famous kumuhula, Hawaiian media stars and hula fans from around the world while taking in the best of the best in Hawaiian arts and crafts.