2018 Honolulu Ekiden & Music


May 20, 2018
08:00 AM until 10:30 AM


And they're off! The Honolulu Ekiden race starts at 5:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Participants and supporters will enjoy great island music at the Kapiolani Bandstand at this fun family event.

2018 Honolulu Ekiden & Music is a Mele Mei 2018 featured event. Presented by the Hawai‘i Tourism Authority and the Hawai‘i Academy of Recording Arts, the annual celebration of music and culture, Mele Mei, returns for an eighth year with a full lineup of live performances statewide. The annual event will take place from April through June and feature Hawai’i musicians including Nā Hōkū Hanohano award-winning and Grammy-nominated artists performing at venues and events across Hawai’i as well as in Japan. An up-to-date schedule of this year’s events can be found online at www.melemei.com under the “events” tab.




View map Kapiolani Park Bandstand
2805 Monsarrat Ave.
Honolulu, HI

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Mele Mei


(808) 593-9424

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