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27th Lu'au
Start Date: 4/16/2016 All Day
End Date: 4/16/2016

Event Description
An evening of entertainment and a sharing of culture from our home to yours for the entire family! This year's lu'au celebrates the rich history of music across Polynesia. This student run event attracts over 1,000 people from the the Willamette and Salem community. This year's theme is: "Nā Moʻolelo, Myths and Legends of Hawaiʻi The stories of our ancestors Hawaiian culture is filled with tales of passion, loyalty, love, betrayal, birth, and death. Hawaiian mythology tells us stories about everything from gods and people to ghosts and nature. Hawaiians explained everything through stories, from how our world was created, to the heavens in the sky and the lava flowing to the ocean. These myths and legends are passed down in the form of oli and hula (chant and dance), keeping cultural tradition alive from generation to generation.

Visit the Lu'au website for more information and to order tickets.
Location Information:
*WU Campus

*WU Campus - Cone Field House
Contact Information:
Name: Gordy Toyama
Phone: 503-370-6265
Email: gtoyama@willamette.edu
Lu'au celebration
Admission / Ticket Info:
Event details and ticket information: http://www.willamette.edu/offices/oma/events/luau

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