June 28, 2017

Festival News for Hawaii Island

June 23, 2017 0

The festival for Hawaii Island is now called Hawaii Steel Guitar Festival. HIMELE festival organizers have re-evaluated the proposed steel guitar festivals on Hawaii Island […]

1936 Harmony Sears Golden Jubilee

June 21, 2017 0

In 1936, the Sears Roebuck Company commemorated their 50th Anniversary in business. Sears contracted Harmony to produce a limited edition lap steel guitar  called the […]

Lessons With Troy – The Podcast

June 7, 2017 0

Here’s the latest Podcast in my series of Steel Guitar podcasts. Podcast #26 – Greg Booth – Alaska based Dobro Virtuoso and YouTube Sensation Previous […]


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Royal Hawaiian Center Presents Waikiki Steel Guitar Week
July 10-13, 2017 - Nightly Evening Performances
July 14-15, 2017 - Festival Performances
Royal Hawaiian Center, Waikiki
Aloha International Steel Guitar Club Convention
July 13-15, 2017 -Winchester Town Square, Winchester, Indiana
HSGA Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival (fee event)
Sept 21-23, 2017 - Hilton Fort Collins, Fort Collins, Colorado
Hawaii Steel Guitar Festival
November 10-12, 2017 - Mauna Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows, Kohala Coast, Hawaii
Ke Kula Mele Winter Concert
December 16, 2017 - Windward Mall, Kaneohe (tentative)
Kaua'i Steel Guitar Festival
Feb, 2-3, 2018 - Courtyard by Marriott at Coconut Beach, Kapa'a, Kaua'i
Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Ka Makana Aliʻi
March 17, 2018 – Ka Makana Aliʻi Shopping Center, Kapolei (tenatative)
Hawaiian Steel Guitar Camp
April 11-12, 2018 - Lahaina, Maui (tentative)
Maui Steel Guitar Festival
April 13-15, 2018 - Lahaina, Maui ((tentative)
Ke Kula Mele Spring Concert
June, 2018 - Windward Mall, Kaneohe (TBA)
Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Windward Mall
June 9, 2018 - Windward Mall, Kaneohe (tentative)