Come celebrate with us!

Buy Local, It Matters

2017 Events

Come to Ka‘u coffee country for ten days of visiting farms and roasters, coffee tasting and enjoying local cuisine. Enjoy hiking in rainforest to stargazing on a flat-topped mountain. Details subject to change.

Join Ka‘u coffee farmers and our community for our seventh annual Ho‘olaule‘a at Pahala Community Center with more coffee tasting, music, dance, arts, crafts and food. Learn about our industry during Ka‘u Coffee College.

Date Time Event Location Price/person
May 2017 N/A Explore Ka'u Ka'u District, Big Island of Hawai'i N/A
Sat., May 13 6pm Miss Ka'u Coffee Pageant Ka'u Coffee Mill $10
Fri., May 19 5:30pm-9:30pm

Pa'ina & Open House

Pahala Plantation House Free, donations accepted
Sun., May 21 11am

Ka'u Coffee Recipe Contest

Ka'u Coffee Mill Free
TBD 5:30pm - 10pm

Ka'u Star Gazing

Makanau (meet at Ka'u Coffee Mill) $35

Wed., May 24

9am - 2pm Ka'u Mountain Water Systems Hike Wood Valley (meet at Ka'u Coffee Mill)


Sat., May 27 9am - 5pm Ho'olaule'a Pahala Community Center


Sat., May 27 9:30am - noon, 1pm - 3:30pm Ka'u Coffee Experience

Pahala Community Center

Sat., May 27 9:30am, 11am, 12:30pm, 2pm & 3:30pm Farm & Mill Tours Pahala Community Center


Sun., May 28

9am - noon

Ka'u Coffee College Pahala Community Center

Free, donations appreciated