Taste of the Philippines

Whether you’re of Filipino descent or simply have an appreciation for its rich culture, “Taste of the Philippines” promises an evening that’s both a feast for the senses and a celebration of Filipino pride. 🎭 Culture: Immerse yourself in a captivating array of cultural performances. From the rhythmic beat of traditional dances to the melodic strains of […]

Hilo Barrio Fiesta

Celebrate Filipino American History Month at Hilo’s annual Barrio Fiesta, held at UH Hilo Campus Center Plaza on Saturday October 14. This event is FREE and open to the public! Enjoy family-friendly Philippine children’s games; Eskrima martial arts; Filipino Food Trucks; Philippine fashion & artifacts exhibits; Filipino Labor Exhibit; and more! RSVP on Facebook The […]

Karaoke Contest Couture

Join us for this karaoke contest honoring Filipino American History Month, 6pm at Lava Shack in Pāhoa on Saturday October 7, 2023. Top winners at this karaoke contest compete for cash and prizes at the Hilo Barrio Fiesta on October 14th. Must be able to perform at Barrio Fiesta to win prizes.  

Philippines Flag Raising

In celebration of Filipino-American History Month, the Philippine flag will be prominently displayed at the county building in Hilo and the West Hawaiʻi Civic Center in Kona from October 2-6, 2023. Mayor Roth cordially invites members of the Filipino community and the general public to join in a special flag-raising ceremony on Monday, October 2nd. […]