VOYAGING OTEA (Tahiti)
Settled first by Tahiti Nui, the Hawaiians acknowledge and celebrate the skill of their Tahitian kupuna or ancestors that first navigated the vast Pacific Ocean using their expert knowledge of the sea, sky and elements of nature to direct their voyage of over 2,000 miles!
An exclusive story told only at the Drums of the Pacific “Nani O Makaiwa” sings the praises of the area that spans from Hanakao’o (Canoe Beach) to Kapalua. Nailima, a young sister calls upon the owl guardian, the spirit Wahine Pe’e to save her brother being held captive by rival warriors.
The spirited hip shaking dances of the Tuamotus, the coral atolls in French Polynesia
The drum dances of Rarotonga praising the Tavake bird that led the ancestors to new land
A breathtaking signature production showcase that tells of the legend comparing the first woman created and the delicate French gardenia, the Tiare flower.
MAORI (New Zealand)
The festival dances of the Maori people of New Zealand demonstrating battle skills through tongue sticking, poi ball twirling and spear thrusting.
A romantic hula tribute to those lovers celebrating honeymoons, anniversaries, or just plain in love.
Honoring the special places of Maui – Makawao, Kahului, Hana with the implements of Hawaii.
The exciting dances of the Samoas depicting the lavish celebrations where entire villages compete through song and dance.
Always the show stopper with the daring and highly skilled art of fire dancing and flame eating.
A spectacular drum farewell leaving a parting gift to the guests of a memorable evening.
Drums of the Pacific Menus
Open Tiki Bar
- • Mai Tai’s
- • beer, wine, standard cocktails
- • tropical fruit punch
- • juices and sodas
All-you-can-eat buffet features :
- • Kalua Pork
- • Huli Huli Chicken
- • Island Fish
- • Polynesian Rice
- • Seasonal Vegetables
- • Makamaka w/Medallions of Molokai Purple Sweet Potato
- • Creamed Taro Leaf w/Coconut Milk
- • Fresh Sliced Tropical Fruits
- • Pancit Noodle Salad
- • Roasted Wedges of Maui Onions
- • Lomi Lomi Salmon
- • Poi
- • Pacific Ahi Poke
- • Tossed Green Salad
- • Taro rolls w/Whipped Lilikoi Butter.
Dessert bar features :
- • Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cream Brownie
- • Haupia with Toasted Coconut
- • Pineapple Cake
- • Bread Pudding