Thursday, August 11, 2005

Windward Ho‘olaule‘a seeks
crafters and vendors

Applications are being accepted from food vendors and crafters for the fifth annual Windward Ho'olaule'a, Sept. 24 at Windward Community College.

Proceeds from the event will go to WCC's College Advancement Fund.

The event, expected to draw more than 25,000 people, is being sponsored by the college and the Kaneohe Business Group. Featured performers will include Na Hoku Hanohano award winners Auntie Genoa Keawe, Raiatea Helm and Ho'okena.

The crafts booth fee will be $120, with tents and lights provided for a 10-by-10-foot booth. Organizers are especially interested in handcrafted, made-in-Hawaii items. Call Linka Mullikin at 235-7422 for details. The cost for a food booth will be $450, with access to electricity and water. Contact Sandy Okazaki at 235-7361.

Nonprofit community organizations may participate for a $25 donation. Call Gordon Miyamoto at 235-7747 for details.

For further information, applications and a link to the Windward Ho'olaule'a site, visit www.wcc.hawaii.edu.

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