Heiva i Vaihi is an event on the island of Oahu celebrating Tahitian Culture through music, dance, and traditional Polynesian sports competition.
Next Event - Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Waimea Valley, North Shore, Oahu
Schedule of Events
9am- Opening Ceremony at the Main Lawn
10am – Coconut Tree Race at the Main Lawn
10:30am – Fruit Bearing Race
11:15am – Hula Exhibition at Upper Meadow
Noon – Rock Lifting competition Stage at Game site
1pm – Hula Exhibition at Upper Meadow
1:30pm – Hawaiian Arm Wrestling Demonstration
1:45pm – Wrestling at the Game site
2:45pm – Hula Exhibition at Upper Meadow
3:30pm – Awards and Tahiti Mana Troupe Show at the Amphitheater
$5 Entry fee for Kama'aina/Military Spectators
Free Entry for Athletes if pre-registered (Check back here for Online Pre-Registration)
Pre-Registration is FREE. Registration on the day of the Event is $10 per Sports.
Some footage of Heiva i Vaihi 2017 Traditional Sports on KHON 2 News
Some footage from Fresh TV featuring Tahiti's month long cultural festival Heiva i Tahiti that celebrates the traditional sports, music, dance, and more.