MŌ’ILI’ILI SUMMER FEST RETURNS ON JULY 7th Celebrate Obon season in historic Mō’ili’ili with Honolulu’s largest bon dance and modern street festival
(Honolulu, HI) – The Mō’ili’ili Summer Fest celebrates historic Mō’ili’ili and the Obon season on Saturday July 7, 2018 at 1110 University Ave., the former Varsity Theatre parking lot, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
The annual event is a modern street festival alongside Honolulu’s largest Bon Dance and aims to highlight the cultural diversity, history, and businesses of Mō’ili’ili.
Kamehameha Schools in partnership with the Mō’ili’ili Hongwanji Mission and other community organizations including the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i, The Mō’ili’ili Community Center, and the Old Town Mō’ili’ili Business Association have come together to deliver this lively event for their community.
In its 7th year, Mō’ili’ili Summer Fest has grown into a dining, shopping and family friendly event destination. Coyne Street between University Avenue and Kaialiu Street will be closed for the event and will feature additional food vendors and comfort areas. Over 25 popular food trucks and mobile food vendors will be serving up delicious food alongside keiki games, cultural activities, DIY projects and lots of shopping from local retailers and pop up shops.