Weddings, Special Events and Venues …

Event Locations at Kualoa

Events of any size can be hosted at Kualoa including weddings, company meetings, team building, corporate events, concerts and other special occasions. When you book a site, you’re free to create any ambiance desired by incorporating our Kualoa Grown agriculture & aquaculture products for a true “ahupua’a to table” experience. Venues and locations shown by appointment only through our Events Office or Film Office

RANCH HOUSE

Ranch House is a covered air conditioned pavilion with a large lawn overlooking Mokoliʻi Island (Chinaman’s Hat) and Kaneʻohe Bay. Pastures, corrals and a rodeo arena surround this versatile pavilion, creating an open, comfortable and rustic feel. See Pictures, Map
  • CAPACITY: Pavilion seats up to 250 guests, site capacity up to 1,000 guests.  Seating and Tables for 250 included in pricing.  Table & Chair setup/breakdown not included.
  • LOCATION: Outdoor, beach, Ranch and Rodeo Arena , view of Mokoliʻi Island (Chinaman’s Hat) and Kaneʻohe Bay, faces north-east, direct morning light, late afternoon shade
  • USES: Weddings, social gatherings, corporate events/team-building
  • AVAILABILITY : See Ranch House Details or contact our Events Office or Film Office
  • PRICING: $2,395.00 Weekdays (Monday – Friday); $2,995.00 Weekends (Saturday & Sunday)

MAHALO or DINNER LAWN (optional add-on)

Our Mahalo Lawn is an open air venue that rests just behind our Ranch House Venue. It has a large lawn for tented events and a stage for entertainment. The lawn overlooks our sculpture garden and provides picturesque views of famous Mokoli’i Island.  The optional Dinner Lawn area includes a tent and table and chairs for up to 240.
  • CAPACITY: Mahalo Lawn up to 10,000. No tables & chairs included. Dinner Lawn up to 240 includes tent, tables & chairs.
  • LOCATION: Outdoor, beach, view of Mokoliʻi Island (Chinaman’s Hat) and Kaneʻohe Bay, faces north-east, direct morning light, late afternoon shade
  • USES: Weddings, social gatherings, corporate events/team-building
  • PRICING: Add on to your Ranch House rental for an additional $500 weekday/ $700 weekend
  • AVAILABILITY & PRICE: Weekdays $500, Weekends $700 (with rental of Ranch House venue)
  • Please contact our Events Office or Film Office

SECRET ISLAND

Secret Island is a unique haven located just five minutes across our 800 year old Hawaiian Fishpond, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places by the US Department of the Interior. It is located on the shores of tranquil Kaneohe Bay. Native hau trees create an exciting labyrinth of trails leading to this secluded, white-sand beach, the only one in Kaneohe Bay. Generators and lights may be required for night events. Secret Island has been popular with VIP events for celebrities such as Janet Jackson, Nicki Minaj, Rhianna and the Kardashians.  It was also seen in the recent Godzilla film as well as the LOST tv series. For a unique menu, incorporate Kualoa Grown oysters, shrimp, fish and beef. See Pictures, Map
  • CAPACITY: Ceremony seating included for up to 24 guests. (setup/breakdown included for 24 chairs)
  • LOCATION: Outdoor, beach, view of Mokolii Island (Chinaman’s Hat) and Kaneohe Bay, faces north-east, direct morning light, late afternoon shade
  • USES: Weddings, social gatherings, corporate events/team-building
  • AVAILABILITY: See Secret Island Details or contact our Events Office or Film Office
  • PRICING: $1795 weekdays, $1995 sat/sun (3:30-5:30pm) for ceremony. Inquire for private event and evening rental pricing.

PALIKU GARDENS

Palikū Gardens is nestled 1,000 feet above Kualoa at the base of the sacred Kanehoalani mountain peak. It’s surrounded by rolling green ranch pastures, tropical gardens and features panoramic ocean views of Kaneohe Bay and Chinaman’s Hat. Paliku has been the venue of choice for several  dignitaries such as the Dalai Lama and First Lady Michelle Obama! Incorporate live horses or Kualoa Grown “farm to table” menu items for a truly one of a kind guest experience. See Pictures, Map
  • CAPACITY: seats up to 150 guests in pavilion, site capacity up to 600 guests with tenting. Seating & Tables for up to 150 included in pricing (setup/breakdown not included).
  • LOCATION: Covered pavilion & 3-level terraced gardens, panoramic view of Mokoliʻi Island (Chinaman’s Hat) and Kaneʻohe Bay, faces north-east, direct morning light, late afternoon shade
  • USES: Weddings, social gatherings, small corporate events/team-building
  • AVAILABILITY: See Pailikū Gardens Details or contact our Events Office or Film Office
  • PRICING: $2995 Sat/Sun; $2395 Weekdays

MOLI’I GARDENS

Moli’i Gardens overlooks a 125-acre, 800 year old Ancient Hawaiian Fishpond, the largest and most well-preserved fishpond in Hawai’i. The site includes a covered pavilion, a main lawn area and a grand staircase that leads down to a lower garden area at the water’s edge. The Molii Gardens area has been used in several movies such as Soul Surfer and LOST. Fresh Kualoa Grown shrimp, oysters and fish can be incorporated into your menu. Also included is exclusive use of a movie set from “You, Me & Dupree”, the Dupree cottage is a stones throw away from our Moli’i Gardens wedding venue and also borders our Hawaiian Fishpond. This venue is perfect for intimate wedding receptions, small corporate functions or social gatherings. The site can be purchased as an add-on with our Moli’i Pavilion & Gardens venue. See Pictures, Map
  • CAPACITY: Seats up to 120 guests in covered pavilion, site capacity up to 300 guests under a tent. Table and Chairs for 120 included in pricing (does not include setup/breakdown)
  • LOCATION: Covered pavilion & outdoor gardens, water’s edge view of Hawaiian Fishponds, faces north-east, direct morning light, late afternoon shade
  • USES: Weddings, social gatherings, small corporate events/team-building
  • AVAILABILITY: See Moliʻi Pavilion Details or contact our Events Office or Film Office
  • PRICING: $2995 Sat/Sun ; $2395 weekdays

CONCERT PASTURE

Concert Pasture is a five-acre site that can accommodate up to 12,000 guests. It’s ideal for large events and concerts and offers breathtaking views of the ocean, Mokoliʻi Islands (Chinaman’s Hat) against a dramatic mountain backdrop. Ample parking is available in the front pasture of the Main Ranch. See Pictures, Map
  • CAPACITY: Up to 10,000 guests,
  • LOCATION: Outdoor, ocean and mountain views, all day light
  • USES: Large social & corporate events/team-building, concerts film & TV production
  • AVAILABILITY & PRICE: See Concert Pasture Details or contact our Events Office or Film Office
  • TENTS: Optional white tent rental available for $995 (40×40); $1295 (40×60) or $1695 (40×80).

KA’A’AWA VALLEY 

Kaʻaʻawa Valley is a place of solitude surrounded by Hawaiian plants and beautiful mountain ranges with no signs of civilization. It is one of the most filmed locations in Hawai’i. Our own “Jurassic Valley” is the site of the annual Spartan Race, XTerra Race and Makahiki Obstacle Challenge to name a few.  If you’ve seen Jurassic World and Jurassic Park, the valley will look very familiar!  Incorporate our Kualoa Grown grass-fed beef into your menu for a true farm to table event. See Pictures, Map
  • CAPACITY: Up to 5,000 guests
  • LOCATION: Outdoor, mountain views, all day light
  • USES: Large social & corporate events/team-building, concerts film & TV production
  • AVAILABILITY & PRICE: Contact our Events Office or Film Office
  • TENTS: Optional white tent rental available for $995 (40×40); $1295 (40×60) or $1695 (40×80).