Posts Categorized: Big Island Events

Best Fall Events on the Big Island

Fall events on the Big Island

There are plenty of festivals and events going on during the Fall season! Here are a few of our favorite fall events on the Big Island: Ironman World Championship – Saturday, October 13th At the annual championship event of the Ironman triathlon season, over 2,000 of the world’s most elite athletes converge on Kailua-Kona. For Read More »

Experience Winter in Hawaii like the Locals

Whale Breaching on Tropical Winter Vacation

As autumn approaches on the Big Island, the lull in volcanic activity and the return of clear skies and fresh air has breathed new life and vibrancy into our community. We are looking forward to the upcoming season to recharge and enjoy time with each other here on the island before the busy season begins Read More »

Top 10 Big Island Events & Festivals in 2018 – 2019

cherry blossom tree festival on the big island

There is no shortage of Big Island events and activities to keep any visitor busy for the length of their stay. But if you are a repeat visitor, or if you are just looking for something unique to make your Big Island getaway even more memorable, you might consider attending one of the special events Read More »

Kona Coffee Cultural Festival 2017

Red coffee cherries

All along the slopes around the Holualoa Inn, coffee trees are bowed by the weight of the green coffee “cherries” growing on their branches. Several weeks ago, the last of the gardenia-scented coffee blossoms dropped to the ground, blanketing the coffee-growing region in what is known as “Kona snow.” In several weeks’ time the first Read More »

The Kona Coffee Cultural Festival

Let us welcome you home this November during the 46th Annual Kona Coffee Cultural Festival. Join us from November 4th through November 13th, 2016 for a ten-day celebration of nearly 200 years of Kona Coffee history and of the people who preserve its legacy. Since its inception in 1970, the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival has Read More »

Christmas in Paradise :: Hawaiian Holiday Getaway

Christmas in Paradase

The holiday cheer at Holualoa Inn will kick off on Friday, December 18th with the lighting of our Christmas tree. Guests are welcome to leave their gifts under our tree and can even hang their stockings on the mantle over our fireplace! Our delicious breakfasts and snack table will feature holiday recipes as Hawaiian Christmas music fills Read More »

Holualoa Inn Welcomes Ironman World Championship Triathletes

Holualoa Inn Welcomes Ironman World Championship Triathletes

The Ironman World Championship will be held this Saturday, October 10th in Kailua-Kona and this year, Holualoa Inn is honored to welcome home two Ironman triathletes. These competitors have trained for months, perhaps years, raced to qualify for the Championship and are eager to face the ultimate endurance challenge. We hope you’ll join us in Read More »

Hawaii Island Festivals :: Big Island Events

Hawaii Island Festivals

The first time I ever visited Holualoa Inn I remember being awestruck and instantly relaxed by the towering black bamboo garden in the entry courtyard. There was a slight breeze in the air, as is common in Holualoa, and I could hear the bamboo swish as it danced and swayed in the gentle wind. Nestled Read More »