Events @ SALT
Join your neighbors and police officers and coffee and conversation!
Compare traditional and contemporary versions of the traditional lūʻau.
Every 3rd Friday of the Month
SALT at Our Kakaʻako Now
CULTURE & HISTORY
In ancient times, Kaka‘ako was an area comprised of fishing villages, fishponds and salt ponds. To Native Hawaiians, pa‘akai (salt) was valued like gold and Kaka‘ako’s salt ponds were of major importance to the area.
WHAT IS SALT?
Named after the pa‘akai (‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i for “salt”) ponds that once dotted the low-lying wetlands of this area, SALT at Our Kaka‘ako is Honolulu’s epicenter for local culture, food, shopping and innovative events.