2023 // Kauai Poke Fest with Sam Choy

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2023 // Kauai Poke Fest with Sam Choy

The Kauai Poke Fest with Sam Choy is returning to Koloa Landing Resort on Saturday, June 3, 2023 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

When and where

Date and time


Koloa Landing 2641 Poipu Road Koloa, HI 96756

Map and directions

How to get there

Refund Policy

No Refunds

About this event

Sam Choy & the annual Kauai Poke Fest are returning to Koloa Landing on June 3, 2023. The festival will include live entertainment, 20 poke chefs creating unique and delicious dishes for everyone to try, and over 500 pounds of ahi poke. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to a local charity.

For more information about the 2023 Kauai Poke Fest, including how to compete and where to stay visit kauaipokefest.com


What is included in the cost of my ticket?

All tickets include attendance to the Poke Fest, all the poke you can eat, a poke demonstration by Sam Choy, live entertainment, two drink tickets, and a Poke Fest 2023 t-shirt. Additionally:

Early Bird tickets to the 2023 Poke Fest include a 10% discount; and

VIP tickets to the 2023 Poke Fest will get you into the festival early with exclusive access to the celebrity judges, poke chefs, and an early tasting of the poke dishes.

How much are tickets?

VIP Tickets - $115

Early Bird Tickets - $90

General Admission - $100

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This event is 21-years an over. 

What are my parking options for getting to and from the event?

Both onsite and valet parking are included in the cost of your ticket.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact us at info@kauaipokefest.com

What's the refund policy?

A portion of the price of tickets will be donated to a local charity. All purchases are non-refundable. 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Guests will need to bring a printed or digital ticket to the event to enter.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You may transfer your ticket or purchase a ticket for someone else. 

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, this is allowable. However, each ticket is only good for one entry to the festival.  

What can I bring into the event?

No outside food or beverages are allowed at the Kauai Poke Fest.

$90 – $115