Tatau: Marks of Polynesia Exhibit Opening Day
Saturday, November 13, 2021
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
J. M. Long Gallery, Gulab and Indru Watumull Atrium and Gallery Lawns
Free with General Museum Admission
Museum Members Free
Online preregistration is encouraged
Join us for the opening day of Tatau: Marks of Polynesia. This daylong celebration will feature Samoan cultural performances, demonstrations including keiki activities, Polynesian food trucks, and more.
Opening Day Programming
Traditional Samoan ‘Ava Ceremony
10 a.m. Museum guests are welcomed to view the protocol.
11 a.m.–4 p.m. Performances and cultural demonstrations
Tāʻaloga—Games and Activities
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Featuring keiki friendly activities and demonstrations
Tatau—Live Traditional Tattoo Demonstrations
Demonstrations throughout the day with Suluʻape Aisea Toetuʻu and Suluʻape Steven Looney
Gulab and Indru Watumull Atrium
Mama’s Island Flava – Polynesian & Comfort Food
Perefoti Island Fixx – Cold Vaifala
Happy Belly Eatery – Local flavors
Upper Great Lawn
Mahalo to our exhibit sponsors:
Additional support provided by:
Halekulani, Halepuna Waikiki, and Hawaiian Airlines