I was wandering around during the program and heard the announcer saying something like, "Wait, don't let the birds go yet . . . " I had to practically run to get this shot.
It seems that our mayor always takes the time to attend these kinds of functions.This is big-wave rider Clyde Aikau.
Master canoe builder Bobby Puakea.
Da Spot was the only food tent so there was pretty much a line the whole time. I got a Tomato Eggplant Basil Chicken before going home. It was good. The owners have a small hole-in-da-wall restaurant on Pumehana Street and I also see them at the KCC Open Market on Saturdays.
There were all kinds of vendors, but one of them said "NO PICTURES!" to me so I decided not to take any of the vendors. I did take shots of the Shave Ice/Cotton Candy booth though 'cause Erin said it was okay.