26th Annual World Fireknife Championships at the Polynesian Cultural Center


  • May 10 - 11, 2018 Starting at 6:15 at the Hale Aloha venue
  • Cost: $10
  • Time: 6:15 p.m.


  • May 12, 2018, held during the Ha: Breath of Life evening show
  • Cost: $59.95
  • Time: 7:30 p.m.

The world’s most talented fireknife dancers come together at the PCC for three nights of heated competition. From as young as six years old to the most experienced and celebrated performers, all will compete in their respective divisions seeking to win the coveted title of World Fireknife Champion. Attendees will be treated to a cultural experience unlike any other, and the best of the best will be crowned a World Champion in both Junior and Senior Divisions.

Samoan High School Cultural Arts Festival at the Polynesian Cultural Center

  • May 12, 2018
  • Cost: $10
  • Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Hawaii high school students of Samoan ancestry will demonstrate their knowledge of Samoa’s culture by competing in a series of traditional practices including protocol and speech making, basket weaving, coconut husking and fire making, costuming, poise, dance and interpretation

Contact Info

For more information or to make a reservations, call the PCC Ticket Office at (800) 367-7060

*Advanced reservations are highly recommended as these event sells out every year.