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LUAU PERFORMERS
Hawaiian Bands and Fire Knife Dancers
for Hire Around the World


We receive many inquiries from our web site users who want to hire Hawaiian Bands and/or Fire Knife Dancers for their luau. We have a very limited listing and request information on any services anywhere in the world. If you know of a Hawaiian band or fire knife dancer that you would recommend please email us at islandfriends@aol.com

Please note we are not affiliated with ANY of the services featured on this page and do not receive any advertising fees or commission for listing a service. We offer our listings for FREE. We have not personally used any of these services and  provide this resource only because of the numerous requests we receive for this information. We care about the quality of the services we provide information on. Please email us at islandfriends@aol.com to report dead links, disconnected telephone numbers, or submit comments about services on this page.

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USA

ARIZONA

Evaloha of the greater Phoenix area offers for hire Polynesian musicians, fire knife dancers, and Maori fire poi balls performers. Email eitaaehau@gmail.com for prices and more information.

Tia's Royal Islanders of the Phoenix area provide Hawaiian music entertainment. Call (480) 986-9315 for more information and rates.

Moon Kahele Island Music of the Phoenix area provide Hawaiian music entertainment. Call (602) 301-5733 for more information and rates.

CALIFORNIA

Ka Ehu Kai is a contemporary Hawaiian band based in San Lorenzo, California. Email bookinginfo@kaehukai.com for prices and more information.

Huna Wai Hawaiian Band plays traditional Hawaiian music including falsetto, Hawaiian swing, and slack key guitar. For more information and prices call (510) 449-5685 or email vince@hunawai.com  

The Island Riddim Band is a contemporary Hawaiian band based in the Bay area of Northern California. Email kevin@islandriddim.com for rates and more information.

Manumele (songbird) Hawaiian band is located in San Jose. Contact (408)223-8141 and ask for Kimo for more information.

Manea Dancers offers luau entertainment and fire knife dancers. For more information and rates call (310) 325-7638 or email tikiparties@gmail.com

Lokahi Hawaiian Band and Polynesian Show with Hawaiian Falsetto a Specialty!  The band features Guitar, Ukulele, Steel Guitar and Bass. For more information and rates call (310) 538-5268 or (310) 487-0555 or email Alohaaaaa@aol.com

The Island Breeze Band of Santa Cruz plays traditional & contemporary Hawaiian music & danceable rock'n tropical surf music featuring  ukulele, Hawaiian steel guitar, bass & surf guitars. Hula is performed by award winning dancers throughout their performances. For more information and rates call (831) 475-7412 or email smeidinger@netzero.net

Female Samoan Fire Knife Dancer. 3rd Place winner 2011 International World Fire Knife Competition. Email: azonipsetoo@yahoo.com

 

COLORADO

"Book 'em Danno" plays traditional Hawaiian, Hawaiian swing, hapa-haole, and other contemporary island music.  Call (970) 204-1721 or email chris@book-em-danno.com for prices and more information.

Hawaiian-Way Entertainment of the Longmont area provide Hawaiian music entertainment. Call (303) 682-8811 for more information and rates.

CONNECTICUT

Hawaiians at Heart plays authentic Hawaiian as well as hapa haole music in the CT and surrounding areas for private or corporate luaus or parties. Email dmoroni@hawaiiansatheart.com for more information and rates.  

DISTRICT OF COLOMBIA

DC Hippodrome Variety Show Ent., LLC is for tropical dances. Their Hawaiiana show is eclectic with Tahitian, Hula, New Zealand as well as Samoan, Fiji, Tonga, Marquesas represented. They even have female fireknife dancers! They perform in the DC, VA, and MD area. Call Kinikia at 703.628.0358 or email booking@dchippodrome.org for rates and more information.

FLORIDA

Prince Pele's Polynesian Review of the Jacksonville area has fire knife dancers and polynesian muscians. For more information and rates call (904) 940-4450 or email blessie4@aol .

Hawaiian Entertainmet, Inc. of South Florida offers fire knife dancers and polynesian muscians. For more information and rates call (954) 873-0200 or email info@hulaparties.com

ILLINOIS

The Windy City Islanders of Chicago is a ukulele band playing tropical, island and oldies music. For more information and rates call (847) 409-6755 or email Chriswcislanders@comcast.net

Hoapili is a three piece Hawaiian band that plays many different styles of Polynesian music. They play popular Hawaiian songs as well as Traditional and Contemporary Hawaiian music. They have a hula halau they work with that can also be arranged to perform along with their music. They perform all over the state of Illinois and the Midwest. For more information and rates call Kaleo Lee at 847-774-4056, Ron Cabanada  at 808-371-2789, or Mike Cozzarelli  847-345-8665. Or email the group at hoapilimusic@yahoo.com

INDIANA

"Na Kane O Makuaole" Hawaiian band based out of Columbus is renouned for their exceptional harmonies and passion for the Hawaiian music. For more information and rates call (812) 344-5689 or email kahunaboto30@yahoo.com

 

MARYLAND

DC Hippodrome Variety Show Ent., LLC is for tropical dances. Their Hawaiiana show is eclectic with Tahitian, Hula, New Zealand as well as Samoan, Fiji, Tonga, Marquesas represented. They even have female fireknife dancers! They perform in the DC, VA, and MD area. Call Kinikia at 703.628.0358 or email booking@dchippodrome.org for rates and more information.

MICHIGAN

Kroon performs contemporary Hawaiian music including number of originals. For more Information and rates email eut@kroonster.com

MINNESOTA

Hawaiian Sugar featuring the beautiful falsetto voice of Ernie Kanoa is, a traditional rich Hawaiian band based/operate out of the Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota area. For more Information and rates contact Maile at (952) 922-5232

NEVADA

Danny Ostocado of the Las Vegas area is known as the "Hawaiian Cowboy" and offers a Hawaiian band service. For more information and rates call (702) 658-6715 or email nestocado@aol.com

NEW YORK

"Tiny Bubbles Band" offers live Hawaiian bands and Hawaiian music DJ services. For more information and rates call (718) 768-6182.

Josh Cho is a solo musician which plays guitar and ukulele while singing Hawaiian songs. For more information and rates call (631) 335-7994 or email LIGuitar@optonline.net

NORTH CAROLINA

Hawaiian Kine Band plays authentic Hawaiian music, slack key, and jawaiian too. Located in Charlotte. Call Kehau at (704) 588-1212 for more information and reservations. 

Tsunami Wave Riders plays tropical music. Located in Charlotte. Call (704) 545-5383 or email islandpartyband@aol.com for more rates and more information. 

OREGON

Steel Magnolias is an all female steel drum band which plays tropical island music. For rates and more information call (541) 484-2458.

TEXAS

Austin, San Antonio, and Huston Area Polynesian Review with fire knife dancers and musicians. Call (631) 855-8863 or (512) 219-8863 for more information and rates.

UTAH

The Haole Boys are a four piece band playing fun Hawaiian music. For more information and rates call (801) 520-4455.

VIRGINIA

DC Hippodrome Variety Show Ent., LLC is for tropical dances. Their Hawaiiana show is eclectic with Tahitian, Hula, New Zealand as well as Samoan, Fiji, Tonga, Marquesas represented. They even have female fireknife dancers! They perform in the DC, VA, and MD area. Call Kinikia at 703.628.0358 or email booking@dchippodrome.org for rates and more information.

WISCONSIN

Hale O'Malo fire knife dancers. Call (262) 255-1288 for more information and prices.

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RESOURCES SPECIFIC TO
      HAWAIIAN THEME WEDDINGS

Tips and Suggestions to Easily Create a Hawaii Theme Wedding Anywhere
Hawaiian Wedding Planner Resource
Hawaii Theme Wedding Vow Suggestions  
Lei Exchange Ceremony Suggestions
Hawaii Theme Candle Unity Ceremony Suggestion
Hawaii Theme Sand Unity Ceremony Suggestion
The Lords Prayer in Hawaiian
Photographs of Suggestions on How to Create Hawaii Theme Centerpieces, Decorate Guest Book Tables, and Wedding Cake Decorating
Online Island Gift Shop with Treats and Treasures from Hawaii for your Special Day!

RESOURCES FOR CREATING A HAWAII THEME   LUAU CELEBRATION ANYWHERE!

Suggestions on Hosting a Hawaiian Luau Anywhere
Hawaiian Theme Christmas Party Ideas
Add some Aloha to your Thanksgiving gathering!Hawaiian Theme Thanksgiving Dinner Suggestions
Popular Luau Recipes
Cooking with an Underground Imu Pit
First Names Translations into Hawaiian
Popular Hawaiian Words & Phases
Hawaii Theme Game Ideas
Hawaiian/Polynesian Entertainers, Hula Dancers, & Caterers around the World
Listen To Hawaiian Radio Online
Online Island Gift Shop with Treats and Treasures from Hawaii for your Celebration

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