The 2020 Festival was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The program presented here is what was scheduled for the festival prior to cancellation.
The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Ka Makana Ali‘i will feature five of Hawai‘i's steel guitar masters and six NextGen Hawaiian steel guitar players and musicians from the Ke Kula Mele Hawai‘i School of Hawaiian Music. These NextGen players range in age from 11 to 15 years old. Performance times will be posted when they are finalized.
These "NextGen" Steel Guitar students of Ke Kula Mele Hawai‘i School of Hawaiian Music will perform for festival attendees' enjoyment.
Kaua‘i Steel Guitar Festival
Maui Steel Guitar Festival
Waikīkī Steel Guitar Week
Hawai‘i Island Steel Guitar Festival
Japan-Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival
Kona Steel Guitar Festival