The California Hotel and Casino presents the 13th Annual Lei Day Polynesian Festival Saturday, May 1 and Sunday, May 2 beginning at 9 a.m. both days.
The annual Polynesian festival brings together musicians, dancers, artists, craftsmen and food and beverage vendors to showcase the very best of Hawaii. Entry to the two-day event is FREE.
Throughout the festivities, a continual flow of Hawaiian and Polynesian musicians and dancers will entertain attendees. Special demonstrations and activities are also planned to highlight Hawaiian culture. Traditional Hawaiian dishes and delicacies will also be available for purchase including kalua pig, lau lau, poi, beef teriyaki sticks and hot malasadas.
A special concert will be held on Saturday, May 1 at 7:15 p.m. featuring Hawaiian recording artists Darren Benitez and Eric Lee, along with singer, television personality and American Idol Season 2 Top 36 Finalist Jordan Segundo. This concert is a paid event and tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the gate. Advanced tickets may be purchased at the California Hotel BConnected Players Club or by calling 702.388.2705.
On Sunday, May 2, the annual “Island Fever Block Party,” will be held on the festival grounds featuring local bands and non-stop entertainment. This is a free event.
WHERE: Parking venue adjacent to the California Hotel and Casino (Stewart and Main Street.)