Come celebrate with us!

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2018 Events

Come to Ka‘u coffee country for ten days of visiting farms and roasters, coffee tasting and enjoying local cuisine. Enjoy hiking in rainforest to stargazing on a flat-topped mountain. Details subject to change.

Join Ka‘u coffee farmers and our community for our seventh annual Ho‘olaule‘a at Pahala Community Center with more coffee tasting, music, dance, arts, crafts and food. Learn about our industry during Ka‘u Coffee College.

Date Time Event Location Price/person
April 21-May 6 N/A Explore Ka'u Ka'u District, Big Island of Hawai'i N/A
Sat., April 21 6pm Miss Ka'u Coffee Pageant Ka'u District Gym $10
Fri., April 27 5:30pm-9:30pm

Pa'ina & Open House

Pahala Plantation House Free, donations accepted
Sun., April 29 11am

Ka'u Coffee Recipe Contest

Ka'u Coffee Mill Free
Wed., May 2 9am - 2pm Ka'u Mountain Water Systems Hike Wood Valley (meet at Ka'u Coffee Mill)


Fri., May 4 10am - 3pm Ka'u Coffee & Cattle Day Aikane Plantation Coffee Company

$25, includes BBQ buffet & hayrides

Fri., May 4 5:30pm - 10pm

Ka'u Star Gazing

Makanau (meet at Ka'u Coffee Mill) TBA
Sat., May 5 9am - 5pm Ho'olaule'a Pahala Community Center


Sat., May 5 9:30am - noon, 1pm - 3:30pm Ka'u Coffee Experience

Pahala Community Center

Sat., May 5 9:30am, 11am, 12:30pm, 2pm & 3:30pm Farm & Mill Tours Pahala Community Center


Sun., May 6

9am - noon

Ka'u Coffee College Pahala Community Center

Free, donations appreciated