Ka‘u is a place of natural beauty, with vast open landscapes and night skies unmarred by city lights. Observe the heavens from the summit of Makanau at Ka‘u Star Gazing, 5:30-10 p.m.
Participants depart from Ka'u Coffee Mill and are shuttled to the site, where John Cross, an employee of the Edmund C. Olson Trust II, will speak of the history of the lands below and the significance of Makanau, a famous sacred site and lookout place for Hawaiians.
Guests can relax and watch the sunset then discover the night sky with a brief astronomy lesson.
Tickets are $35 with refreshments and shuttle transportation departing from Ka‘u Coffee Mill.
Sign up at www.kaucoffeemill.com or call 808-928-0550.