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HCC Palamanui Open House and Grand Opening Celebration

  • 73-894 Kaiminani Dr Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740 United States (map)

We will be setting up an information booth at the new campus' Open House. With El Niño's drought looking more and more like a possibility, there's no better time than now to prepare. Stop by for more information on the drought and how you can prevent and prepare for wildfires.

  • Live Entertainment 
  • Interactive Exhibits
  • Campus Tours
  • And More!

The campus is located mauka of the Kona International Airport off Kaiminani Drive. For more information, call (808) 969-8816.

The Celebration is free and open to the public. The event will include live performances by:

  • Award-winning musician and singer Robi Kahakalau.
  • Hawai‘i-based reggae band The Steppas.
  • Contemporary Hawaiian musicians the Keawe Trio.
  • Polynesian cultural group Te 'E’a o Te Turama.

Other highlights include:

  • Cooking demonstrations by the college's Culinary Arts program (samples and light refreshments included!)
  • Campus tours.
  • Performances by talented students.
  • Informational booths presented by the college programs and community partners.
  • And more!

Watch the video to learn more about this exciting event!