This endeavor supports the growth of the local economy, by providing an event that offers opportunities for retail sales, media attention and as an additional visitor attraction that is unique to the state through its entertainment and educational components. The event will also provide cohesion within our community by bringing Pacific and Asian cultures together in order to celebrate the similarities and differences of each culture.
The event will provide a platform to embrace an emerging generation who will gain a greater awareness and pride in their heritage. They will grow to understand the potential they have as individuals because of this new knowledge and they will have a greater appreciation for the indigenous values intrinsic to their culture. Therefore resulting in indivituals who are even more effective in their positive influence on society.
The Hawai'i Kuauli Pacific & Asia Cultural Festival will provide education to the general public about the vast diversity of cultures that reside within the County of Hawai’i. This newly acquired knowledge, received throughout the event will give individuals a greater understanding and appreciation of this island. In addition, it will contribute in developing unity among our community and within families. Attendees will begin to see the strengths and beauty in our differences.