Great Lakes Hula

September 23-25, 2022

Join Kumu Hula Kau'i Dalire and Kumu Hula Manu Boyd for a weekend long hula retreat, where we're bringing authentic hula training and Hawaiian entertainment to Michigan.

We're having a Luau, too! Check it out!

Great Lakes Luau

September 24, 2022

Join us for a fantastic night of food, Hawaiian music and dance! Award winning musicians Manu Boyd and Kupu Dalire-Na’auao will be performing in their first ever visit to Michigan. This is a show you won't want to miss!

Retreat Locations

Hosted by the City of Novi, MI, this year's retreat is at the brand new Lakeshore Community Building.

601. S. Lake Drive
Novi, MI 48377

Group rate hotel rooms are available at the Four Points by Sheraton Detroit-Novi.

27000 South Karevich Drive
Novi, MI 48377
Coming soon!

'Ori Tahiti & Drumming Workshops

Spring 2023

New for 2023 - 'Ori Tahiti and Drumming workshops! Pricing, location and registration information coming very soon. Sign up for our email newsletter to be the first to know.

About the Retreat

The Great Lakes Hula Retreat & Ho'ike is the signture event of the Polynesian Arts Advocacy Council of Michigan (PAACOM)

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Our 2022 Sponsors & Partners

A very special thank you goes out to our 2022 Great Lakes Hula Retreat sponsors and partners!

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This engagement is supported by the Arts Midwest GIG fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions by the Michigan Arts and Culture Council.

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The City of Novi has been instrumental in providing the facilities for this year's Great Lakes Hula Retreat while helping us pass on cost savings to you.

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