The 10th annual Kaʻu Coffee Festival celebrates its award-winning brew with a host of events at various venues from April 21-May 6. The fun culminates May 5-6 at the Pahala Community Center with a java-jumpin' hoʻolauleʻa on Saturday and the Kaʻu Coffee College educational series on Sunday.
Supported by the Hawaiʻi Tourism Authority and a bevy of sponsors and volunteers, the Kaʻu Coffee Festival is designed to celebrate Kaʻu as a premium coffee growing origin and a unique visitor destination. Many events are free, while others require a nominal fee and reservations. All activities feature the exceptional flavor and aroma of Kaʻu coffee and the remarkable people and special place that produces it.
2018 Event Lineup and Dates:
Saturday, April 21 - Miss Kaʻu Coffee Pageant
Friday, April 27 - Paʻina Open House
Sunday, April 29 - Kaʻu Coffee Recipe Contest
Wednesday, May 2 - Kaʻu Mountain Water System Hike
Thursday, May 3 - Kaʻu Valley Farms Tour
Friday, May 4 - Kaʻu Coffee & Cattle Day
Friday, May 4 - Kaʻu Stargazing
Saturday, May 5 - Kaʻu Coffee Hoʻolauleʻa
Saturday, May 5 - Kaʻu Coffee Experience
Saturday, May 5 0 Farm & Mill Tours
Sunday, May 6 - Kaʻu Coffee College
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