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Visit our website or call for more details: www.bellingham.org (360) 611-3990 June 1 * 10:00 am 2nd Annual Bridge of Aloha Festival
* 7:00 pm Northwest Ballet Theatre's Cinderella * 8:00 pm Improv Comedy--Upfront Theatre * 10:00 pm Improv Comedy--Upfront Theatre June 2 * 2:00 pm Fly A Kite, Help A Child June 5 * 10:00 am Toddler Art June 6 * 6:30 pm AHA!
The beer will also be poured at the Doheny Surf Festival in Dana Point, CA, August 11-12 and the Liquid Aloha Festival
in San Diego September 1.
"Not this year," laughed Ronn Passmore of Lebanon, who came up with the idea as a way to beef up attendance at the surrounding Aloha Festival
At the San Francisco Aloha Festival
, you can spread a blanket on the grass, cool off with pineapple-flavored shave-ice, and catch the sounds of drumming, from Hawaiian to Tahitian.
I was lucky enough to be in Hawaii during Aloha Festival
Attend a cultural festival at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii) and learn skills in Hawaiian lau hala weaving, create simple and fun objects by weaving niu (coconut) leaves, be serenaded by Aloha Festival
falsetto contest winner Kai Ho'opi'I, and make and play with your own toy top made of traditional materials.
This year, the Roosevelt spring Aloha Festival
, which is primarily run by parents, will not include a cake walk, the ultimate in unhealthy eating and poor modeling.
Tahiti Fete of San Jose (Jul 2-5; www.tahitifete.com or 808/935-3002); San Francisco Aloha Festival
(Aug 7-8; www.pica-org.org/AlohaFest or 415/281-0221).
* San Francisco's weather in August can be glorious--a great time to enjoy the Aloha Festival
at the Presidio on the 7th and 8th, and the Nihonmachi Street Fair (1) in Japantown on the 14th and 15th.
2002, various locations throughout O'ahu.
, scheduled in 2001 for September 15, 22, and 29, feature special performances by entertainers like Don Ho.