It's hard to believe that once upon a time, the art of hula was forbidden, but those days are long gone. A whole new generation is embracing hula.
Hundreds of keiki participated in the 39th annual Queen Lili'uokalani Keiki Hula Competition this year. Halau from right here in the islands and all the way from Japan took part.
If you weren't able to see it for yourself at the Neal Blaisdell Center, you still have a chance.
KITV4’s coverage kicks off tonight with the hula Kahiko, the ancient hula.
It starts at 7 p.m. on Friday.
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