WHAT:                       

The “Kumukahi” Ukulele and Hula Festival will bring the spirit of Hawai’i to Sam’s Town Live! on Aug. 11-12. Kick off the two-day festival on Friday, Aug. 11 with several fun-filled activities, including performances by Ukulele, Kupuna Group, as well as Kane, Kupuna, Makuahine and Wahine soloists.  
 
On Saturday, Aug. 12, festivalgoers can enjoy more events with Keiki Kane, Kaikamahine, Wahine Group, Kane Group, Kahiko and ‘Auana and Makuahine Group ‘Auana. The festival will end with a concert by Kanikapila, featuring Harman-Suganuma ‘Ohana and Mark Yamanaka.
 
The festivities will celebrate the unique culture of the people of Hawai’i. Hula competitions will be held throughout the festival, and will lead up to the awards ceremony that will be held on Saturday.
 
WHEN:                      
Friday, Aug. 11 at 2 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 12 at 9 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m.
 
WHERE:                    
Sam’s Town Live!
Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall
5111 Boulder Highway
Las Vegas, NV 89122

TICKETS:                 

Tickets are available from $25 plus taxes and fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800.745.3000; online at www.samstownlv.com, or in-person at gift shops at Sam’s Town, The Orleans, Suncoast and Gold Coast. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the event (depending upon availability) at the venue box office.