RELEASE NUMBER 30/17
HONOLULU – Hawaii visitors will sing a new tune thanks to exclusive room packages now available at the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort and Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort in celebration of Mele Mei, also known as “May Hawaiian Music Month.” Both packages include room and exceptional accommodations at Mele Mei musical performances at either Blue Note Hawaii or Kani Ka Pila Grille. Outrigger Hotels and Resorts’ Mele Mei packages include:
- City view room starting at $259
- Two (2) loge seats with two (2) standard cocktails at Blue Note Hawaii
Blue Note Hawaii at Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort will host select concerts throughout the month of May that feature celebrated local musicians. Performances are twice a night at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.:
- Saturday, May 6 – Meleana Brown
- Sunday, May 7 – Meleana Brown
- Tuesday, May 16 – Danny and Nicholas Kaleikini
- Tuesday, May 23 – Willie K.
Travel by December 31, 2017. Guest receives Blue Note Hawaii vouchers and instructions to book a show at check-in. Rates are in U.S. dollars. Rates are per room, per night. Tax and gratuity are included for Blue Note Hawaii tickets and cocktails. Taxes are not included for guest room. Cannot be combined with other offers. Subject to availability and change. Restrictions may apply.
- Standard room starting at $275
- Priority seating for two (2) at Kani Ka Pila Grille
- One (1) deluxe pupu platter
- One (1) Mai Tai or other specialty drink from menu
- One (1) autographed CD of Kani Ka Pila Grille’s featured Hawaiian music artist
Kani Ka Pila Grille at the Outrigger Reef Beach Resort hosts nightly performances that feature new and legendary local artists. The weekly lineup of electrifying musicians include well-known names such as Maunalua, Weldon Kekauoha, Robi Kahakalau, Kuana Torress Kahele, Sean Na’auao and much more. Concerts are daily from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Travel by December 31, 2017. Rates are in U.S. dollars. Rates are per room, per night. Cannot be combined with other offers. Subject to availability and change. Restrictions may apply. Taxes are not included.
“Sharing the culture of aloha with our visitors from around the world is an integral part of what distinguishes Outrigger Hotels and Resorts and the experience that we offer our guests,” said Luana Maitland, director cultural events & activities. “We are proud of our ongoing support of Mele Mei to spread the beautiful music of our islands with the world.”
These packages and events are part of Outrigger Hotels and Resorts’ support of Mele Mei. This year’s seventh annual Mele Mei features more than 80 performances throughout the Hawaiian Islands, providing both residents and visitors from around the world a chance to immerse themselves in the islands’ local music and culture. This year’s impressive schedule of artists and industry icons will take place at various hotels and venues statewide and feature entertainment from ukulele and steel guitar to traditional Hawaiian music and hula.
Rates are for single/double occupancy, plus taxes, and rooms are subject to availability. Guests must present their I.D. badge, ticket or receipt for any of the events to the front desk prior to check out in order to qualify for the room rates. For guaranteed best rates – book at: www.outrigger.com.
For more information on Mele Mei please visit www.melemei.com. You can also follow Mele Mei on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MeleMeiHawaii, on Twitter at www.twitter.com/melemei, and on Instagram at www.instagram.com/melemei as well as the hashtag #melemei2017.