TICKETS

  • TTF Film Festival
    Time is TBD
    Kohala Village Inn & Hub
    Time is TBD
    Kohala Village Inn & Hub, 55-514 Hawi Rd, Hawi, HI 96719, USA
    Join us at the Arts & Culture fair on Saturday, 10/26 at the Kohala Village Inn & Hub for a film festival with award-winning screenings throughout the day.
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  • TTF Pass Monday October 28
    Mon, Oct 28
    Kohala Institute
    Oct 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Kohala Institute, 53-580 Iole Rd, Kapaau, HI 96755, USA
    1-Day Pass to the Traditional Tattoo Festival, for Monday, October 28th.
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  • TTF Pass Sunday October 27
    Sun, Oct 27
    Kohala Institute
    Oct 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Kohala Institute, 53-580 Iole Rd, Kapaau, HI 96755, USA
    1-Day Pass to the Traditional Tattoo Festival, for Sunday, October 27th.
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  • TTF Full Symposium Pass
    Sun, Oct 27
    Kohala Institute
    Oct 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – Oct 28, 2019, 4:00 PM
    Kohala Institute, 53-580 Iole Rd, Kapaau, HI 96755, USA
    Full TTF symposium package for Saturday through Monday. Includes meals.
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  • Saturday Arts & Culture Fair
    Sat, Oct 26
    Kohala Village Inn & Hub
    Oct 26, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Kohala Village Inn & Hub, 55-514 Hawi Rd, Hawi, HI 96719, USA
    Live music, tattoo demonstrations, arts workshops, food trucks and film festival.
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  • Traditional Tattoo Festival 4 Day Weekend Festival
    Fri, Oct 25
    Kohala Institute
    Oct 25, 2019, 6:00 PM – Oct 28, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Kohala Institute, 53-580 Iole Rd, Kapaau, HI 96755, USA
    Hawaii’s First Traditional Tattoo Festival to be held right here in beautiful Kohala!
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  • Grand Opening
    Fri, Oct 25
    Blue Dragon Tavern & Cosmic Musiquarium
    Oct 25, 2019, 6:00 PM
    Blue Dragon Tavern & Cosmic Musiquarium, 61-3616 Kawaihae Rd, Kawaihae, HI 96743, USA
    Meet the artists and celebrate with live music, local farm-to-flavor food, dj, dance and libations.
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FULL SYMPOSIUM

Our 4-day festival brings together traditional tattoo experts with tattoo enthusiasts, cultural activists and other traditional and contemporary artists. Our intimate and dynamic symposium experience includes live demonstrations, performances, films, facilitated conversations, and fireside ‘awa ritual. Symposium registration, meals and overnight accommodations are available. Sign up now to ensure your participation!

 

SPONSORS

Support provided by Hawai‘i Tourism Authority through the Community Enrichment Program and a grant from the Hawai'i Council for Humanities.

VENUES

The Traditional Tattoo Festival is hosted by the following businesses and non-profits:

Kohala Institute, Blue Dragon Tavern & Cosmic Musiquarium, and Kohala Village HUB.

Venue

The Kohala Institute

53–580 ‘Iole Road
KAapa’au, HI 96755

 

info@kohalainstitute.org

808-889-5151

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CONTACT

Directions from Kona Airport:

BLUE DRAGON TAVERN

61-3616 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, HI 96743

• From airport turn left on HI 19 (26.1 mi)

• Turn left on HI 270 (1.4 mi)

• Destination will be on your right

KOHALA VILLAGE HUB & INN

55-514 Hawi Rd, Hawi, HI 96719

• From airport turn left on HI 19 (26.1 mi)

• Turn left on HI 270 and in 1.5 mi turn right to stay on HI 270 (17.7 mi)

• Turn right on Hawi Road and your destination will be on your right.

GRACE CENTER, KOHALA INSTITUTE
53-580 Iole Rd, Kapaau, HI 96755

• From airport turn left on HI 19 (26.1 mi)

• Turn left on HI 270 and in 1.5 mi turn right to stay on HI 270 (20.6 mi)

• Turn right onto 'Iole Rd and about .7 mi you will arrive at your destination

© 2019 Traditional Tattoo Festival and Kohala Institute