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Stadium renovation finished in time for Merrie Monarch Festival

By Star-Advertiser staff

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LAST UPDATED: 08:43 a.m. HST, Mar 16, 2013


Hawaii County has finished renovating and expanding Edith Kanakaole stadium.

Officials held a blessing ceremony Friday for the facility, home to the Merrie Monarch Festival.

The stadium has a new 4,200-square-foot building featuring six dressing/meeting rooms and tiled restrooms.

Merrie Monarch performances at the stadium begin on April 3.

The $3.4 million project was completed in about three months.

The stadium now has a new color scheme, native landscaping, new fencing, covered side entrances, an expanded lobby, larger concession area, upgraded electrical system to support enhanced lighting and sound systems and a larger vehicle entrance.







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hanalei395 wrote:
No doubt, as usual, the telecasts...with the BAD sound system. The playng, singing of the musicians, drowning out hula implements...the 'uli'uli, pu'ili, 'ili'ili.
on March 16,2013 | 09:28AM
foursun wrote:
why are we taxpayers paying for this when the state is broke and the festival organizers rake in the benefits?
on March 16,2013 | 04:50PM
mookane wrote:
Why is this Foursun clown whinning about taxes ? He's probably unemployed and don't pay taxes ! Shut up !
on March 16,2013 | 05:11PM
foursun wrote:
I definately have a much better job and as a result pay much more taxes than an uneducated local fool like you
on March 16,2013 | 05:16PM
foursun wrote:
mookane are YOU even employed? Doubtful, too pupule to hold a job
on March 17,2013 | 05:59AM
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