2018 Merrie Monarch Festival Announces Miss Aloha Hula Participants
Merrie Monarch Festival organizers in Hilo have announced the Miss Aloha Hula participants for this year’s competition, which will take place from April 1 through 7, 2018.
The week-long festival features an internationally acclaimed hula competition, an invitational Hawaiian arts fair, hula shows and a grand parade through Hilo town.
2018 MISS ALOHA HULA PARTICIPANTS
Karl Veto Baker & Michael Casupang
William Kahakuleilehua Haunuʻu “Sonny” Ching & Lōpaka Igarta-De Vera
Kauʻionālani Kamanaʻo & Kunewa Mook
Robert Kaʻupu & Lono Padilla
Nani Lim Yap
Tracie & Keawe Lopes
Johnny Lum Ho
ʻIliahi & Haunani Paredes