Hawaii tourism

Hawaii Tourism Authority: working with local communities

HONOLULU (KHON2) – Tourism in Hawaii’s past has used Hawaiian culture as a marketing tool to attract visitors to our islands, but in recent years the Hawaii Tourism Authority has worked closely with our local communities to emphasize a more meaningful and authentic culture. experience in an effort to malama kuu home, or care for […]

Hawaii tourism

Hawaii Tourism Authority supports local events and festivals

Honolulu (KHON2) – Aloha festivals across the islands honoring Hawaiian culture – creating unique events that continue Hawaiian traditions. Annual Aloha Festivals celebrate Hawaii’s environment, support local businesses, and create spaces for kama’āina and malihini to learn and share their love for Hawaiʻi. “The goal of the festivals is to bring us closer to a […]