Mahalo to everyone that celebrated Sunrise on Earth Day

Friday, April 22 | 5 AM – 6AM

Thanks also to all of our cultural practitioners that helped to lead us in protocol to welcome the sun and a new day of positive change across Hawai’i and around the world.

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E Ala Ē Locations

Kauaʻi E Ala Ē

Hikina A Kala Heiau by Lydgate Park

Contact: (text preferred) Tommy Noyes  808.639.1018

Alt:  (text preferred) Puna Kalama Dawson 808.652.3811 

Oʻahu E Ala Ē

Kaloko Inlet, Kaʻiwi State Park*

*Details: Parking/meeting spot at dropped pin. Depending on the amount of people and the established ceremony, we may walk 5 minutes in to the park along the beach, or walk about 15 minutes to the point.

Parking will be in the gravel/dirt area marked by the triangle and the two squares would be potential sites to host the ceremony.

Contact:  (text preferred) Kimeona Kane (he/him) 808.398.8989

Molokaʻi E Ala Ē

Seed of Love Farm Kaunakakai

Contact: (text preferred) Todd Yamashita  808.646.0542

Lanaʻi E Ala Ē

Crest of Manele Rd overlooking Manele Bay

Contact: (text preferred) Danyel Erickson 425.344.9009

Alt:  (text preferred) Kumu Ipolani 808.565.7900 sharla.Medeiros@k12-hi-us

Lahaina E Ala Ē

Kamehameha Iki Park

Details: E Ala Ē start 5:30-5:45am. Parking on Front Street.

Contact:  (text preferred) Kelson Kihei 808.281.8015

Haleakalā E Ala Ē

Crater Rim

Details: *Limited capacity of 15 vehicles total inquire for details. Recommended to meet at 3am at Bank of Hawaii Pukalani to car pool.

Contact: (text preferred) Joylynn 808.359.1172


Kona E Ala Ē

81-1004 Konawaena School Road
Kealakekua, HI 96750 near ʻAha Pūnana Leo

Contact: (text preferred) Akelina Tibaya  808.323.8052 or text 808.990.4657

Maunakea E Ala Ē

At Home

Details: Maunakea is a private E Ala Ē Ceremony on Maunakea led by Aunty Pua Case. Join Aunty Pua in spirit for Malama Aina on Maunakea.

Hilo E Ala Ē

Hilo Bandstand

Contact: (text preferred) Rhiannon “Rae” Chandler-‘Īao, Esq.  808.757.1488

Japan E Ala Ē

At Home Remote

Contact: Meilani Takaki  +81 80 8756 5814

E Ala E Earth Day 2022