December 4, 2019

2020 LooChoo Identity Summit at Windward Community College

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The Ukwanshin Kabudan has announced its annual LooChoo Identity Summit details.

LooChoo Identity Summit 2020

  • Dates: March 6-8, 2020
  • Locations:
    • March 6 & 7: Windward Community College, Kaneohe, HI
    • March 8: Pagoda Restaurant Ballroom, Honolulu, HI

“Questions? Please reply to this email [] for any questions. The planning committee [of LooChoo Identity Summit] continues to work on developing a meaningful and relevant program agenda. We will share new updates with you as we finalize the conference details.”

January 8, 2019

Year of the Pig Shinnenkai at Jikoen Hongwanji Temple

Filed under: events — Tags: — okinawacollection @ 9:00 AM

Ukwanshin Kabudan [=御冠船歌舞団] a Ryukyu/Okinawa performing arts troupe based in Hawai`i, announced that they would throw a Lunar New Year Celebration at Jikoen Hongwanji Temple Hall in Honolulu, HI. Traditionally Okinawans celebrate the New Year on a lunar calendar. This year the Lunar New Year falls on February 5, 2019.

Year of Pig Lunar New Year celebration by Ukwanshin Kabudan

Title of the Event: Lunar New Year Celebration

Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019

Time: 5:30 PM- (Doors open at 5:30 PM)

Location: Jikoen Hongwanji Temple

Admissions Fees: Adults- $20, Children (12 years and below) – $10.00

RSVP is required.

Contact: Ukwanshin Kabudan at 808-781-9658 or ukwanshinevents[at]