New Year's ‘Ohana Festival

The event is the state’s largest festival celebrating Japanese New Year traditions. This fun-filled event, held at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i and Mō‘ili‘ili Field, features a craft fair, more than a dozen food vendors, games, entertainments on two stages and cultural displays and demonstrations to name a few. The New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival is a great way for the community to come together and celebrate the New Year and Hawai‘i’s cultural diversity. 

Mark your calendars for Sunday, January 14, 2018 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i and Mō‘ili‘ili Field for the 25th annual New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival!


Mahalo to Our 2017 Sponsors!

Diamond
Tateuchi Foundation
Hawaii Tourism Authority
City and County of Honolulu

Platinum
Edward Enterprises, Inc

Gold
Atlas Insurance Agency
First Hawaiian Bank
Honolulu Festival
JTB
Roberts Hawaii
Yelp

Silver
Hawaiian Properties
Island Insurance Foundation
KAI Hawaii
Kintetsu International Hawaii Company
Monsanto Hawaii

Event
Armstrong Produce
Interstate Hawaii
KITV4
KZOO 1210AM Radio
Honolulu Star Advertiser
Nisei Building Maintenance Company, Inc.

Donations
Brandt Fuse, Sumofish
ITO EN (USA) Inc.
KC Waffle Dog
Marian’s Catering/Manoa Grand Ballroom
McDonald’s Hawaii
Nippon Golden Network – Vacations Hawaii
Okahara Saimin Factory. Ltd.
Pepsi Beverages Company
University of Hawaii at Manoa Parking Services
Cindy and Jon Wong
Ryan Kawamoto – Kinetic Productions

Upcoming Events

Japanese Name Interpretation Workshops
March 11, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm