Hanamatsuri (Maui)

Event details

  • Sunday | April 1, 2018
  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Velma McWayne Santos Community Center, 395 Waena St., Wailuku, HI 96793

Hanamatsuri flyer - Maui, 2018

The Maui Hanamatsuri Association will hold its annual Hanamatsuri event on Sunday, April 1, 2018 at the Velma McWayne Santos Community Center in Wailuku (see map).

Hanamatsuri, commemorating the birth of Shakyamuni Buddha 2,500 years ago, is one of the most celebrated observances in the Buddhist traditions.

The day’s events will begin with a 9:00am service. Games, prizes, entertainment and a pot-luck lunch will follow the service.

Sponsoring temples include the Kahului Hongwanji Mission, Kahului Jodo Mission, Makawao Hongwanji Mission, Wailuku Hongwanji Mission, and Wailuku Jodo Mission.

The public is invited to this event.

For more information, please contact the Kahului Hongwanji Mission temple office at 871-4732.