Imiloa, Hilo Attractions | October 29, 2017
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October 29, 2017

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'Imiloa's 10th Annual Wayfinding Festival

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: FREE!
Location: 'Imiloa Astronomy Center

Honor the art, science and culture of oceanic navigation at ʻImiloa's Tenth Annual Wayfinding Festival! This year’s theme, Bringing Home Lessons of the Worldwide Voyage, will feature a special panel discussion with crewmembers from the recently completed Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage, along with exciting wa‘a (canoe) activities themed around Hawai‘i’s iconic double-hulled sailing canoe, Hōkūleʻa. 

Come learn about the epic 3-year journey of Hōkūleʻa, which traveled 42,000 nautical miles, visiting 150 ports in more than 20 countries, while training a new generation of navigators, educators, scientists and community stewards. 

The festival will also reprise the popular Wa'a Iron Chef Contest, keiki activities, special wayfinding planetarium programming, full access to 'Imiloa's interactive exhibit hall and MORE!

The 10th Annual Wayfinding Festival is sponsored by the Ama OluKai Foundation

 

Click here to view more Wayfinding Festival details on our blog.