The annual one-weekend community extravaganza that is the Honolulu Festival celebrates the many cultures nestled as neighbors in Hawaii. Experience Taiko Drums, Dance, Alaskan Native Heritage, Japanese Culture, Okinawan Food, and much, much more. The festival organizes a school tour to expose children of Hawaii to many cultures. A Friendship Gala features wonderful cuisine and stage performances. No festival would be complete without a Grand Parade through Waikiki and public stage shows. The Honolulu Festival attracts groups from countries all over the Pacific Rim.