Native Hawaiian Music, Food & Culture

Kaneohe, United States

Experience hosted by Keti

2 hours, Hosted in English
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 8 people
Includes food, drinks, and tickets

What you'll do

You will enter the Hawaiian homelands, surrounded by an ancient volcano. Guests will relax comfortably as we travel through 200 years of music woven with stories of Hawaiian history, culture, and life. To meet new health and safety guidelines we no longer offer our buffet, however, we have worked diligently to add a larger sampling with individually wrapped plates. We now offer 3 plates per person served in intervals throughout the experience. A starter plate of in-season local fresh fruit, the second plate offers pork-based Hawaiian foods, and a final plate with local favorites. You will be provided with bottled water, and the opportunity to serve yourself Hawaiian coffee, tea, or big island cucumber water. While seated with food and beverages, you may remove your mask. You will experience Aloha and come to understand its true meaning while you learn of Papa Lew and his Hawaiian ancestors. You will enjoy two sets of music with a brief break between sets. When not seated, you will be required to wear a mask. We offer several AIRBNB experiences to visit our farm or enjoy live music. This is our evening indoors music event. Our Native Hawaiian Gourmet Farm-to-table is offered for private events, parties, with serious foodies who love live music. Those with children may want to book our Become a Miniature Horse Whisperer experience. Stay safe and enjoy the island of Oahu!
You will enter the Hawaiian homelands, surrounded by an ancient volcano. Guests will relax comfortably as we travel through 200 years of music woven with stories of Hawaiian history, culture, and life. To meet new health and safety guidelines we no longer offer our buffet, however, we have worked diligently to add a larger sampling with individually wrapped plates. We now offer 3 plates per person served in intervals throughout the experience. A…

What's included

  • Food
    For health & safety, we no longer serve a buffet. We now offer an Individu...
  • Drinks
    Hawaiian tea, Bottled water. We do provide glassware, wine openers, and all...
  • Tickets
    Comfortable seating to a live concert, filled with native Hawaiian music,...

Meet your host, Keti

Host on Airbnb since 2016
  • 150 Reviews
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Aloha!
You are invited to share an evening with a Native Hawaiian family of lifetime musicians & certified master gardeners! You will enter Hawaiian Homelands for a live concert that crosses 200 years of Hawaiian music woven with native culture, stories & history. Native Hawaiian Papa Lew, his wife Keti, & their two youngest sons are dedicated to continuing the legacy of Hawaiian music & guiding visitors of Oahu to a better understanding of the beauty, struggles & triumphs of the Hawaiian people. This musical journey takes you inside a pristine native Hawaiian farm & home nestled in an ancient volcano surrounded by chocolate trees, exotic flowers & tropical fruits. You will experience the aloha spirit first hand & come to understand the healing powers of native Hawaiian life. This is truly an Authentic Native Hawaiian experience.
Aloha!
You are invited to share an evening with a Native Hawaiian family of lifetime musicians & certified master gardeners! You will enter Hawaiian Homelands for a live concert that crosses 200 years of Hawaiian music woven with native culture, stories & history. Native Hawaiian Papa Lew, his wife Keti, & their two youngest sons are dedicated to continuing the legacy of Hawaiian music & guiding visitors of Oahu to a better understanding of the beauty, struggles & triumphs of the Hawaiian p…
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From £58
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Where you'll be

Experience the hidden local native Hawaiian life that very few will ever see! Enter a native Hawaiian organic family farm built on Hawaiian Homelands & surrounded by a prehistoric volcano. Enter our farmhouse filled with local art & Hawaiian artifacts. This intimate VIP concert brings you into the life of the Hawaiian people & takes you on a cultural journey through music, & personal stories. Just 45 minutes from Waikiki but worlds apart!

Rated 4.93 out of 5 from 150 reviews.

Pooja
February 2021
This is one of the most humbling experiences I have ever had while traveling. Keti and Papa Lu provided a very heartwarming experience with music and stories. They provided us with scrumptious food and showed us around their estate. If you just have time to do one experience in Oahu, this has to be it.
This is one of the most humbling experiences I have ever had while traveling. Keti and Papa Lu provided a very heartwarming experience with music and stories. They provided us with…
Medha
February 2021
This unique experience is a must if you want to understand the local culture. Keti was very friendly and accommodating. I learned a lot about the history and culture. The music was beautiful. We also learned a few words. It’s rare to get an experience like this anywhere else.
This unique experience is a must if you want to understand the local culture. Keti was very friendly and accommodating. I learned a lot about the history and culture. The music was…
Caroline
January 2021
You don’t want to miss out on this special event! Like being invited to friends house with food, music, and stories! (They even managed to serve us a Hawaiian style vegan 3 course meal! All locally produced). Keti and Lew are two beautiful souls and we felt welcomed immediately as we entered their home. Great way to learn about the Hawaiian history and culture, and this event does not come close to going to a museum. This is Hawaiian history and culture combined with personal stories and live music! Kudos to the Kamalani sons, excellent on the guitars(/ukulele). Will not spoil the details. We loved every minute of it!
You don’t want to miss out on this special event! Like being invited to friends house with food, music, and stories! (They even managed to serve us a Hawaiian style vegan 3 course…
Jackie
January 2021
Keti, Papa Lew, Makai’a, and Makoa were exquisite hosts, and truly brought a special spirit to their art of storytelling and music. Their honesty and warmth were incredibly inviting, and the meal that Keti created was outstanding. To be invited into someone’s home is a rare gift, and to be welcomed into their lives even more so. I wholeheartedly recommend this experience to anyone who can possibly have the opportunity. From my booking on AirBnB through to the end of the night, I was beyond impressed with absolutely everything. It was such an enjoyable night and their music will cure what ails ya, that’s for sure.
Keti, Papa Lew, Makai’a, and Makoa were exquisite hosts, and truly brought a special spirit to their art of storytelling and music. Their honesty and warmth were incredibly invitin…
Brooks
December 2020
Absolutely wonderful experience! Wonderful people, wonderful location, just...wonderful. We did both the horse and music and both are great. If you are on the fence, just go with the spirit of Aloha and you will not be disappointed. If you've already done the luau and got that out of your system and now want an authentic Hawaiian experience, go to this one.
Absolutely wonderful experience! Wonderful people, wonderful location, just...wonderful. We did both the horse and music and both are great. If you are on the fence, just go wit…
Jennifer
December 2020
It was interesting to visit and listen to stories about Hawaiian life, history, and music. Keti and Papa Lew were friendly and hospitable. Very warm atmosphere. The food is not a full meal, just a nice fruit plate with delicious desert!

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    Things to know

    Cancellation policy

    Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

    Government ID

    You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

    Guest requirements

    Up to 8 guests ages 9 and up can attend.

    What to bring

    You may bring beer or wine. Wine opener & plastic glassware is on site.

    Bring your camera! Yes you can take pictures!