27th Annual Aloha Outrigger Races and Polynesian Festival

Santa Cruz honors its Hawaiian connections at the 27th Annual Aloha Outrigger Races and Polynesian Festival. A fun day to cheer on friends in the Outrigger Races, delight in island-style music and Polynesian dancing and enjoy a taste of the tropics with "shave ice" and festive drinks. Vendors line the Wharf with unique items perfectly catered to the Polynesian theme. Sponsored by the City of Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation department and Pu Pu O'Hawaii Outrigger Canoe Club. This annual event is a Santa Cruz classic. FREE!


Outrigger Races: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Polynesian Festival: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, August 18 at 11:00am to 5:00pm

Santa Cruz Wharf 21 Municipal Wharf Santa Cruz, California 95060

Event Type

Community Event, Festival

Target Audience

Family-Friendly, Kids, Seniors, Students


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