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May Day is Lei Day

May Day memories remind us of the people and places that make Hawaiʻi special!

Posted on May 3, 2016 by Scot Allen

May Day memories remind us of the people and places that make Hawaiʻi special. Mid-Pacific Institute Kumu Hula Michael Lanakila Casupang and Pūpūkahi I Ke Alo o Nā Pua celebrated "May Day is Lei Day in Hawaiʻi," Sunday, May 1, at the Hawaii Theatre before a record-breaking audience of more than 1,100.

Please click here to view a photo gallery from the evening.

Just like a lei, this concert presented a string of flowers that tied together dance, music, theater, visual and digital arts, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Mid-Pacific School of the Arts.

Please click here to view a photo gallery of the Pupukahi 'Ohana preparing for the show.