HAWAIIAN AIRLINES MAY DAY 2020: ALOHA ʻĀina - MAY 1, 2020
"Make a Lei, Wear a Lei, Give a Lei... on May Day, Lei Day with you!"
Kāhuli Leo Le‘a partnered with Hawaii News Now to produce “Hawaiian Airlines May Day 2020,” transitioning the live event into a TV broadcast. Gripped by the growing developments of COVID-19, viewers experienced the annual Lei Day celebration from the comfort and safety of their home.
The program, “Hawaiian Airlines May Day 2020: Aloha ʻĀina,” featured Keauhou, the 17-time Nā Hōkū Hanohano award-winning group, with special guests, Robert Cazimero, Josh Tatofi, Lehua Kalima, and Kainani Kahaunaele. All artists will performed remotely to align with social distancing practices and were brought together through the technology of broadcast programming.
The broadcast aired on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 7:00pm on KHNL and 8:00pm on KFVE.