2015 Tentative Schedule:
(Times and activities may change)
|10:00am||Rice Fest Begins!
(Hosted by 94.7 KUMU’s “Bruddah” Bryan)
|10:05am-10:55am||Ukulele performance by Jody Kamisato & the Ukulele Super Kids|
|11:00am-11:25am||Entertainment by Honoka & Azita|
|11:00am||Meet & Greet with OC16’s Suzui Ohana (Ultimate Japan) and Kutmaster Spaz (Dis N Dat TV) at the Oceanic booth.|
|11:30am-11:55am||Entertainment by Heart & Soul|
|12:00pm-1:00pm||“Riceipe” Cooking Competition|
|1:00pm-1:20pm||Cooking Demonstration with Chef Mavro’s George Mavrothalassitis and Cooking Hawaiian Style’s Lanai Tabura|
|1:30pm-1:55pm||Taiko Drumming Performance by Somei Taiko|
|2:00pm-2:45pm||Kanile`a `Ukulele Presents: Vaihi|
|2:45pm-2:55pm||A word from our beneficiary: Lanakila Pacific|
|3:00pm-3:30pm||First Annual Paina Cafe Poke Bowl Eating Competition|
|3:30pm-3:55pm||Traditional and Modern Tinikling Filipino Bamboo Dance performance by the Tekniqlingz Crew|
|4:30pm-4:55pm||6th Annual SPAM® Musubi Eating Competition|
|5:00pm||Rice Fest Concludes|
|All Day (10am-5pm)||
See detailed descriptions below:
6th Annual SPAM® Musubi Eating Contest
Think you got what it takes to be on the next episode of Kanak vs. Food? Battle your will against other kanak attackers in Da SPAM Musubi Eating Contest. The contestant who downs the most SPAM Musubis in 3 minutes wins! Returning competitor “Uncle Rodney” is ready to take you down!
Official Rice Donation Center
Rice donation centers will be on site to collect your generous brown rice and monetary donations for our beneficiary Lanakila Meals on Wheels, so bring your brown rice with you to the event! There will be collection areas at the Lanakila Pacific, HMSA/Well Being Hawaii booth, Oceanic Time Warner Cable booth, Channel808 booth and the VH07V booth.
Thanks to the great folks at Oceanic Time Warner Cable, Rice Fest will have complimentary TWC WiFi coverage on the event grounds!
» Numerous food trucks and vendors serving up their most popular rice dishes
» Live Music
» Cultural performances
» Keiki Zone
» and much, much more!
Don’t miss it!