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Ka‘u Star Gazing

5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday, TBA, 2019, Makanau
$45 per person in advance, includes refreshments and shuttle ride

MakanauKa'u Star GazingKa‘u is a place of natural beauty, with vast open landscapes and night skies unmarred by city lights. Observe the heavens from the summit of Makanau, by way of the Ka'u Coffee Mill. Meet at Edmund C. Olson Trust II building in Pahala, corner of Maile and Pikake Streets.

Once shuttled to the site, learn about the history of the lands below and the significance of Makanau, a famous sacred site and lookout place for Hawaiians. Demetrius Oliveira will share history and stories of Makanau.

Guests are then welcome to take a moment and enjoy the view before settling into the temporary camp site to watch the sunset and discover the nights sky with laser beams (loaned by Ka'u Coffee Mill) and a brief astronomy lesson.

See or call (808) 928-0550.

Makanau Summit