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The 46th Annual Kona Coffee Cultural Festival

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Hawai?i’s oldest food festival is celebrating its 46th anniversary next month in Kona.

The Kona Coffee Cultural Festival not only promotes the famous crop, but also celebrates the culture, history and lifestyle that surrounds it.

The event includes a scholarship pageant, historical farm tours, a ho?olaulea and multiple food and coffee tastings.

Valerie Corcoran is the President of the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival.

The Kona Coffee Cultural Festival starts on November 4th and runs to the 13th and will hold events throughout Kona.

More information can be found at http://www.konacoffeefest.com.

Casey Harlow is an HPR reporter and occasionally fills in as local host of Morning Edition and All Things Considered. Contact him at charlow@hawaiipublicradio.org or on Twitter (@CaseyHarlow).
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