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Wailoa Arts & Cultural Center
200 Piopio Street
Hilo, HI, United States, 96720
Hawai‘i Nei is a juried art exhibition celebrating the native flora and fauna of Hawai‘i Island hosted by the Three Mountain Alliance, the Hawai‘i Island Art Alliance, the Department of Land and Natural Resources Natural Area Reserves System and the Wailoa Center. Amateur and professional artists of all ages have been invited to submit works of art highlighting the native plants, animals, and habitats of our beloved island, our Hawai‘i Nei.
This year’s opening reception will take place on Friday Nov. 1st from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Wailoa Center in Hilo. Winners from both youth and adult divisions will be announced and prizes awarded along with live music and refreshments. Come dressed as your favorite native species for the annual costume contest. This is a free event and open to the public. All ages are welcome.
Artwork will be displayed at the Wailoa Center from Nov. 1 through Dec. 12, 2019, Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 4:00 pm and Saturdays from 10:00am to 2:00 pm (closed on holidays). The Wailoa Center is located at 200 Piopio St, Hilo, HI 96720. For more information about Hawai‘i Nei, visit www.hawaiineiartcontest.org.