- KA'U COFFEE FESTIVAL
From 27 Sat Apr 2013 to 05 Sun May 2013
Founded in a coffee tradition hailing to the 1800sÑplus the hard work of sugar employees who lost their jobs in 1996ÑKa'u coffee burst onto the specialty coffee scene by winning numerous awards. These accolades highlight the unique combination of people and place that makes Ka'u coffee a favorite across the globe.
See website (below) for details. On Saturday May 4, enjoy the Ka'u Coffee Festival Ho'olaule'a, with a full day of music, hula, food, local crafts, coffee tastings and farm tours at the Pahala Community Center. Festival entry is free; Ka'u Coffee Experience coffee tasting $5; farm tours $20. Call 929-9550 or visit www.KauCoffeeFest.com. Ka'u Coffee Festival vendor and sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information and festival updates, visit kaucoffeefest.com or call 808-929-9550.