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CALDWELL WELCOMES ALL TO WAIMANALO COUNTRY FAIR

 

(Mon., Aug. 9, 2010)—Acting Mayor Kirk Caldwell today invited residents and visitors to attend “Rediscover the Waimanalo Country Fair” this weekend at Waimanalo Beach Park to enjoy entertainment, delicious food and island crafts.

 

“I encourage everyone to bring their families to this much-anticipated event,” Caldwell said.  “We are delighted to provide this annual weekend of excitement where everyone can enjoy great food, great music and the work of our local artisans.”

 

The event features E.K. Fernandez rides and games, food booths, an open market with vendors selling Waimanalo products, services and crafts, a keiki malasada eating contest, and performances by local entertainers, hula halau and student groups.

 

Bands performing at the fair include:  The Royal Hawaiian Band, Hi-Town, BET,
Sunset Band, Jahmaka, Pomaikai, Ruff Demands, Men of War, Kawao, Guy Benson & Friends, One Drop, Touch of Gold, Aloha O Puuwailani Halau, 40/Over, 7 Simple Pieces, H-Trey and Simplisity.

 

The Waimanalo Country Fair:

 

·        Friday, August 13, 6 p.m. to midnight

·        Saturday, August 14, noon to midnight

·        Sunday, August 15, noon to 10 p.m.

·        $18 wristbands are available through Ticketmaster to enjoy unlimited rides on Saturday and Sunday from noon to 3 p.m., or Sunday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

 

 

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Media contact: Bill Brennan, Mayor’s Office, 768-6928