News Releases

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,589 passengers arrived in Hawaii on the first day of the state’s 14-day mandatory self-quarantine for all incoming passengers. Of that number, 268 people we…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – The number of people – both residents and visitors – arriving in Hawaii daily by air has significantly dropped over the past week. Last week Tuesday, March 17th, Gover…

Hawaii Visitor Statistics Released for January 2020

HONOLULU – Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent $1.71 billion in January 2020, an increase of 5.0 percent compared to January 2019, according to preliminary statistics released t…

Preparations for Historic Pacific Festival are Underway

HONOLULU, HI – With the Festival of the Pacific Arts & Culture or FESTPAC less than four months out, event commissioners held a news conference today announcing numerous prepar…

Hawai‘i Visitor Statistics Released for 2019

HONOLULU – Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent $17.75 billion in 2019, an increase of 1.4 percent compared to 2018, according to preliminary year-end statistics released today b…

Polynesian Football Stars To Visit Students at Kaimuki and Campbell High Schools

HONOLULU – Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, “Juju” Smith-Schuster of the Pittsburgh Steelers, Ronnie Stanley of the Baltimore Ravens, and Outland Trophy Winner Pene…

The Davis Cup is coming to Hawaii in March 2020

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., January 14, 2020 – The USTA today announced that Davis Cup tennis, the world’s largest annual international team competition in men’s sport, will return to Hawa…