UH Hilo 2018 Ho‘olaule‘a, Jan. 13

Music, food, crafts, carnival games, campus tours, discounts at the UH Hilo Bookstore, and clinics with Vulcan athletes are on the schedule. 

Poster with information that can be found in this post.

EVENT: 23rd Annual University of Hawai‘i at Hilo Ho‘olaule‘a 2018.
DATE: Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018.
TIME: Noon to 9:30 p.m.
PLACE: UH Hilo Performing Arts Center parking lot (campus map).

Don’t miss the fun activities planned for alumni, students, parents and friends.

Music & Entertainment


  • 12:00—OPENING – Mele Aloha
  • 12:15—Hālau I Ka Leo Ola O Nā Mamo
  • 1:00—Tupulaga o Samoa mo a Taeao
  • 1:30—Taishoji Taiko
  • 2:15—The Ing Crowd
  • 3:00—Kalani & Lava
  • 4:00—Ka‘ikena Scanlan
  • 4:40—Nino Ka‘ai
  • 5:40—Brother Noland
  • 7:40—The Steppas
  • 8:40—Positive Motion
Food & Craft Vendors

‘Ono local food and merchandise.

Carnival Games & Activities for the Entire Family

Bouncers, waterslides, games and more.

Campus Tours

Alumni, parents and friends are invited to join student-led campus walking tours offered at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Meet at the Alumni & Community Zone tent and bring an umbrella in case of rain.

Hawai‘i Community College and UH Hilo Community Outreach

Learn more about UH Hilo and Hawai‘i Community College. Booths and tables:

  • UH Hilo Student Life Center
  • UH Hilo Women’s Center
  • UH Hilo Counseling Center
  • UH Hilo ‘Opihi Program
  • Career Services & Advising Office
  • College of Continuing Education & Community Service program offerings
  • Rapid ‘Ōhia Death informational table from the Hawai‘i CC Forestry Program
  • Hālau ‘Ōhia, Kīpuka Native Hawaiian Student Center lauhala weaving demo
  • UH Hilo Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy
  • Hawai‘i CC Admissions & External Affairs program and course offerings
  • Hawai‘i CC’s Hawai‘i Lifestyles I Ola Hāloa Program
Alumni Shopping in the UH Hilo Bookstore

Alumni shopping available from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Alumni discounts include 20% off Vulcan apparel and merchandise.

UH Hilo Vulcan Clinics

Featuring mini-sports clinics by Vulcan Soccer Athletes. Meet your favorite player, learn something new and re-connect with Vulcans.


UH Hilo Campus Center, UH Hilo Student Association, UH Hilo Student Activities Council, UH Hilo Board of Media Broadcasting, UH Hilo Board of Student Publications, UH Hilo Campus and Community Service, UH Hilo Campus Center Fee Board, Hawai’i CC External Affairs and UH Foundation Alumni Relations – Hawai‘i Island.


Nico Leilani Verissimo, Director of Alumni & Community Engagement