Events

Punahou presents a rich and varied slate of events each year, ranging from traditional annual events like Flaming P and Carnival, to unique speakers engagements and forums. Some of Punahou's marquee annual events include:

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Convocation

August 28, 2014

School doesn't begin for students at Punahou until they are addressed at the annual Convocation, held on the morning of the first day of school. Gathering at Alexander Field, the welcome back celebration consists of encouraging speeches and thoughtful comments from Punahou's president, principals, chaplains and other special guests. More



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Flaming P

September 26, 2014

Punahou's annual fall school spirit celebration begins with a home football game and includes an evening with great food, keiki activities, a pep rally and the lighting of the 10-foot tall Flaming P. More






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Lacy Veach Day

October 25, 2014

The annual Astronaut Lacy Veach Day of Discovery honors the life of the late Charles Lacy Veach, a 1962 Punahou graduate who served for fourteen years as a pilot in the US Air Force and went on to fly two NASA space shuttle missions. More





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Carnival

February 6 – 7, 2015

Punahou's annual two-day fundraiser draws thousands of Carnival-goers. The proceeds from Carnival help support the more than 400 students at Punahou who benefit from its financial aid program. More






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May Day and Holoku

April 25, 30 and May 1, 2015

The 1960s marked the beginning of the annual Holoku Pageant. Hundreds of seniors volunteer to pay tribute to the history of the Hawaiian Islands through an exciting sequence of ancient and modern hula and chants during two evening Holoku performances. More





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Graduation

May 31 and June 6, 2015

Commencement week begins with Baccalaureate, a farewell address delivered to Punahou's graduating class and typically held at the historic Central Union Church. Parents are recruited to help with preparations, including the making of the garland that beautifully decorates the front of the church balcony. More

Speakers/Forums/PD

Thu / Apr 23

PAA Speaker Series: Keeping the Family in the Business, Traditions and Transitions

6:00 PM - 8:00 PMTwigg-Smith Pavilion More Information

Webcasts

Tue / Mar 31

Girls Water Polo vs ‘Iolani

6:30 PM