"The 2017 theme: Aloha'Ia Na 'Imi Loa:
"Love and Affection To The Far Seekers"
A halau or group can only enter each category with no more than one entry. No Multiples allowed.
An independent entry is listed as a non-group affiliate. In other words the entry form for an independent participant does not list any kumu or halau. Only the participant's name is listed.
All competition entry mele must be olelo Hawai'i—all in Hawaiian language. In order to be consistent and appropriate in our cultural presentations going forward all Hawaiian competition songs must be in the Hawaiian language. This includes ‘auana groups and solos and kahiko groups and solos.
DEADLINE: All Entry Forms and Payments must be made on or before JUNE 1st.
Please complete your entry forms and mail with your entry fee to:
Hoike Hawaii Inc.
2442 Mill Run Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34744.
Checks should be made out to "Hoike Hawaii"
Or use PayPal:
("Please be sure to add the appropriate late fee to your payment for competition entry, if submittal is after June 1st, 2017") If you have a Paypal Account you can send your payment the easy and fastest way using the email address: email@example.com. Please be sure to use the Subject and Message text fields to provide the name of your Halau/Dance studio and a description for your payment.
YOU MUST STILL MAIL YOUR ENTRY FORMS AND INFORMATION TO HOIKE HAWAII OR EMAILED TO NOHUMUKINI@YAHOO.COM TO BE ENTERED IN COMPETITION AND FACT SHEETS EMAILED TO LEATO@TULIPA.ORG.
FOR 2017 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME
We may reconsider but until that time please DO NOT Enter or Pay to do exhibitions online because your payment will not be refunded.