News Releases

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…