The Saturday festival will begin at 11:30 AM on June 11 and feature seven different Hawaiian steel guitar masters presenting their individual programs of steel guitar music. Emcee for the festival is Kimo Kahoano.
|11:30 AM||Greg Sardinha and Po‘okela|
|12:10 PM||Kapono Lopes|
|12:50 PM||Jeff Au Hoy|
|1:30 PM||Steve Cheney|
|2:10 PM||Joseph Zayac|
|2:50 PM||Bobby Ingano|
|3:30 PM||Alan Akaka and NextGen|
Five "NextGen" steel guitarists of Ke Kula Mele Hawai‘i School of Hawaiian Music will perform for festival attendees' enjoyment.
The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Windward Mall poster was designed by Addison Ching and features pictures of the master performers superimposed on a silhouette of a 1952 Fender Champion steel guitar. Click on the thumbnail for a larger view.
The Festival Archives contains program information from previous Windward Mall festivals.
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