3rd​ ​Annual Keiki Conch Shell Blowing Contest

Pearlridge Center will be hosting the 3rd Annual Keiki Pū (Conch Shell) Blowing Contest, in partnership with Aloha Festival’s Keiki Ho‘olaule‘a on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Wai Makai Center Court (previously known as Downtown Center Court) from 2:30pm – 3:30pm.

Keiki winners from two categories will receive the grand prize of a beautiful conch shell (sponsored by Kia Enterprises & Island Events & Promotions), blow the Pū in the 2019 Aloha Festivals Parade and other special appearances. All pre-registered contestants will receive a Makana (gift). Register online before September 1, 2019 at: bit.ly/pucontest19

All contestants must attend the Conch Shell Blowing Workshop & Informational Seminar on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 11:30am or 1:00pm (select time in the application). For more information call (808) 235-8942 or email us at keikiconchshellcontest@gmail.com.

All contestants must provide own conch shell in the competition (a limited number & sizes of conch shell may be available).

Keiki Kane (Male) – Auana Attire (modern) classic contemporary Hawaiian wear.


●  5 - 11 years old

●  12 - 16 years old

Please note - These categories are based on the number of participants. If a category has less than three participants, adjustments may need to be made.

Contestant will be judged on:

●  Appearance (Physical/Visual)

●  Presentation (Dexterity/Energy/Disposition)

●  Technique (Manner of Communication & Delivery)

●  Movement & Style (3 Mark Movements)

●  Overall Appeal

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