Tag: Japanese

67th Cherry Blossoms Festival at Royal Hawaiian Center

The third public appearance by the Contestants and the Queen and Court was held at the Royal Hawaiian Center. The 66th Cherry Blossom Festival Queen and Court shared their festival experiences by answering questions on Japanese culture. Through this question and answer experience, each contestant gained valuable practice in sharpening her public speaking skills, developing …

Kulu Kulu at Royal Hawaiian Center

Kulu Kulu Cake is the proud recipient of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser people’s Choice award for Best Bakery in Honolulu. While the Royal Hawaiian Center location opened in April 2016, its first location opened at the old Shirokiya at Ala Moana Center in 2012. The brand has since become everyone’s go-to bakery for everything from after-school …

67th Cherry Blossoms Festival at Kahala Mall

The 67th annual Cherry Blossoms Festival held a public event at the Kahala Mall in Honolulu yesterday. Queen Contestants are given the opportunity to learn about their Japanese heritage, improve their poise and public speaking and develop leadership skills through numerous cultural and training classes.

New Years Ohana Festival at Moiliili Field

The 26th annual New Years Ohana Festival took place at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii and the Moiliili Field. This event was the state’s largest festival celebrating Japanese New Year traditions. This fun-filled event featured a craft fair, food vendors, games, entertainments on two stages and cultural displays and demonstrations.