Iā ʻOe E Ka Lā Hula Competition & Festival

"Hula is the language of the heart and therefore the heartbeat of the Hawaiian People" 

King David Kalakaua

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Alameda County Fairgrounds

The Iā ʻOe E Ka Lā Hula Competition & Festival is the oldest hula festival held outside of the State of Hawai'i. The competition and festival attracts thousands visitors annually and celebrates Hawaiian culture and traditions through solo and group hula competition, arts and crafts, and food, which is vital to sharing the traditions, values and art of the Hawaiian culture with the world.

2019 Arts & Crafts Vendors
2019 Participating Hālau
2019 Competition Judges
Marriott Hotel
2019 Event Video Order Form
Directions to Iā 'Oe E Ka lā

We have cancelled our 2020 event due to the ongoing COVID pandemic. Please read the message from our President below