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GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Springtime at Washington Place

Posted on Mar 31, 2016 in Latest Department News, Newsroom, Office of the Governor Press Releases

Date:     Sunday, April 24, 2016

Time:     Gates open at 1:00 pm   (Reservations required)

School Performances from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Gates close at 5:00 pm

Gov. David Ige, Hawaiʻi’s First Lady Dawn Amano-Ige and the Washington Place Foundation invite you to Springtime at Washington Place – Celebrating Music in Our Schools on Sunday, April 24, 2016.

 Enjoy an afternoon of entertainment for the family with performances
by musical groups from several of Hawai‘i’s public schools:

  • The Kipapa Performing Arts Program
  • Kalihi Kai School Ukulele Club
  • Fourtune from Kaimuki High School
  • Nanakuli High and Intermediate School Performing Arts Center

This event honors Queen Lili‘uokalani and her vision for Washington Place, which is to preserve Hawaiian language and music for her people.

Reservations are required for this event.
To make a reservation please call 586-0249 by April 15.

 Adult guests may be required to present a photo ID upon entrance to Washington Place and may be subject to bag inspections. Large bags, coolers, and chairs will NOT be permitted on the grounds. Free parking will be available at the State Department of Health parking lot (Kinau Hale Building) off of Miller Street.


Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929

[email protected]


Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974

[email protected]