Aloha Celebrity Races & Polynesian Festival | Santa Cruz
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Santa Cruz Wharf | 21 Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA
Designed especially for new and novice paddlers, the Celebrity races are a chance to discover the excitement of outrigger canoe racing. Join the fun or cheer for friends in the race. The Polynesian Festival follows with a taste of the tropics — fresh flower leis, Hawaiian shaved ice, Maori face painting, and dance performances.
Race starts at 9:00am. Polynesian Festival starts at 11:00am.
2012 Event Schedule
- 9:00 a.m. Aloha Outrigger Races (Public Landing #1)
- 11:00 a.m. Polynesian Festival (Wharf Commons)
- 11:00 a.m. Ka Ehu Kai
- 12:15 p.m. Bolo
- 1:30 p.m. Race Awards Ceremony
- 2:00 p.m. Hapa featuring Ron Kuala’au and Barry Flanagan
- 4:00 p.m. Halau Na Wai Ola
Links: Event detailsCost: FREE
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