Release Number: 10/13
Experience the Canoe Building Legacy with Hands-on Exhibits
WHAT: Outrigger Reef on the Beach invites the public to its ongoing O Ke Kai Series, “Navigating the Way.” The O Ke Kai Series supports the continuing efforts of the friends of Hokule’a and Hawai’iloa to ensure the traditional Hawaiian canoe building and restoration skills are passed on to future generations.
The Hawai’iloa canoe was pulled from the water due to damage from termites and exposure to the elements and is currently housed in pieces. Be a part of the tradition and mission to restore this historical masterpiece by joining the Friends of Hokule`a and Hawai`iloa during one of the three upcoming sessions to learn more about the restoration of this historic vessel. Each O Ke Kai Series event is free and open to the public.
WHERE: Outrigger Reef on the Beach front lobby
DATE/TIME: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Saturday, September 14, 2013
$6 with validation, valet parking only
CONTACT: For more information, call (808) 923-3111
About Outrigger Reef on the Beach
The oceanfront anchor of Waikiki Beach Walk®, the Outrigger Reef on the Beach is ideally situated between beautiful Waikiki Beach and exciting Waikiki. The hotel is a haven of elegance, gracious hospitality and unparalleled commitment to Hawaiian culture. The property’s two towers offer large guest rooms and superbly appointed suites. There are two beachfront restaurants, an array of specialty stores and shops, a day spa featuring specialty services and products by Aveda, and a collection of services, all with no resort fee! The adjacent Waikiki Beach Walk® is Oahu’s spirited and stylish entertainment destination, home to shops, boutiques, art galleries, restaurants and accommodations spanning a nearly eight-acre area in Waikiki.
About Outrigger® Hotels and Resorts
Outrigger® Hotels and Resorts is a Hawaii-based hospitality company offering deluxe accommodations and superior service in some of the most desirable resort destinations in Hawaii, Guam, Fiji, Australia, Bali and Thailand. A family-owned company with more than 65 years of hospitality experience, Outrigger Hotels and Resorts is part of Outrigger® Enterprises Group, one of the largest and fastest growing privately-held leisure lodging and hospitality companies in the Asia-Pacific and Oceania regions, with ongoing expansion efforts throughout the area. Outrigger Enterprises Group runs a highly-successful, multi-branded line of hotels, condominiums and vacation resort properties, including Outrigger® Hotels and Resorts, OHANA® Hotels and Resorts, Embassy Suites®, Holiday Inn®, Best Western®, and Wyndham Vacation Ownership®. Currently, Outrigger operates and/or has under development 45 properties with approximately 11,000 rooms located in Hawaii; Australia; Guam; Fiji; Bali; Thailand; Vietnam; and Hainan Island, China. Outrigger Enterprises Group also operates and develops hotel properties and hospitality-related retail and real estate opportunities for partners in Hawaii, the Pacific, and Asia. For on-line information, log on at www.outriggerenterprisesgroup.com and www.outrigger.com.