2024 Events

Silent Auction

Bidding starts May 18th, ending on May 27th.

View what’s available in the silent auction

Saturday, May 18

  • 2-11 p.m. – Road Closure for Western Week Festivities. Plan ahead!
  • 4-5 p.m. – Western Week Parade. For more information, please email Jenna, honokaawesternweekparade@gmail.com
  • 3-10 p.m. – Block Party. Honoka‘a’s favorite hoe down, with food trucks, vendor booths, and dancing in the street to live country western music
  • 6 p.m. – Saloon Girls & Cowboys Got Talent Contest. Contestants vie for cash prizes and bragging rights. All kinds of talents welcome. Entry forms will be available online

Saloon Girls & Cowboys Got Talent Contest entry form

Apply to be part of the parade:

Parade application 2024

2024 HWW parade flier

Host a booth at the block party:

2024 BLOCK PARTY BOOTH application

Sunday, May 19, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Hāmākua Harvest hosts its weekly Farmer’s Market with live entertainment, agricultural education events, fresh, locally grown produce, and a cornucopia of exciting food and craft vendors. For more information, email mallion@hamakuaharvest.org

Monday, May 20

Cowboy Talk Story at Honoka‘a People’s Theatre. Come and meet the paniolo as they share their stories and memories, hosted by Sheriff Larry Ignacio.

Tuesday, May 21

Portuguese Bean Soup & Smoke Meat Contest
Help choose the winners by tasting some ‘ono food. For more info and application, email: portuguesebeansoup@gmail.com, or text Mallion: (808) 765 9373.

Portuguese Bean Soup-Smoke Meat Application Form 2024 – TBD

Wednesday, May 22

Keiki Round Up at the Rose Andrade Correia Arena. Fun activities with prizes for the winner of the grand finale boot scramble. For more information, email Johnalyn, johnalyn808@yahoo.com or call (808)987-0356

Thursday, May 23 – 5pm

The Andrade Building Celebrates it’s 100th Anniversary with: “The Azores: Homeland of Hawaii’s Portuguese Families and Friends Left Behind”

A presentation by Andrade descendants of a child left behind in 1883 as their family boarded the Bell Rock and sailed for Hawaii.

Sponsored by Hawaii Island Portuguese Chamber of Commerce Cultural and Educational Center and Andrade’s Honoka’a Cafe

Andrades Ohia Lanai
45-3626 Mamane St.
Honoka’a, HI

Friday, May 24

Hootenanny at Honoka‘a Public House. Food, drinks and fun for all ages.

Zouk-Haw! Cowboy-themed latin dancing at Honokaʻa People’s Theater

Saturday, May 25

Saturday Slack, qualifying event at the Rose Andrade-Correia Stadium

Line dancing at Honokaʻa People’s Theater! 5-9:30PM $5 cover

Sunday-Monday, May 26-27

Annual Hawai‘i Saddle Club Scholarship Rodeo, at the Rose Andrade-Correia Stadium, noon till pau. Saturday is “slack”, the qualifying event, and the finals begin at noon on Sunday and Monday. Tickets available from Rodeo Queen contestants or at the gate.