CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University students are holding their 64th annual luau from 5 to 8 p.m., Saturday, April 27, at the LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis.­­­

The luau, Ku'u Home Aloha will feature 17 dances showcasing Hawaiian and Tahitian cultures. The dances will be performed by members of Oregon State’s Hui O Hawaii Club and other Oregon State students.

Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The show will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. A traditional Hawaiian dinner of Kalua pig and cabbage with rice, garlic shrimp, macaroni salad, Lomi tomato, Okinawan sweet potatoes and pineapples and butter mocha will be served.

Tickets, which will not be available at event, are now on sale. Tickets are $10 for the general public and can be purchased online here: http://tinyurl.com/OSULuau2019.

Student tickets are $5, non-refundable, and can be purchased at the Student Experience Center welcome desk.

Organizers are also seeking volunteers for the event. Volunteers will get a free ticket, including dinner. Those interested in volunteering can sign up online: https://volunteersignup.org/7YJF9.

General OSU

About Oregon State University: As one of only two universities in the nation designated as a land, sea, space and sun grant, Oregon State serves Oregon and the world by working on today’s most pressing issues. Our more than 31,000 students come from across the globe, and our programs operate in every Oregon county. Oregon State receives more research funding than all of the state’s comprehensive public universities combined. At our campuses in Corvallis and Bend, marine research center in Newport and award-winning Ecampus, we excel at shaping today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders.

Story By: 

Sean Nealon, 541-737-0787, sean.nealon@oregonstate.edu

Source: 

Shane Wong, marketing and media chair for Hui O Hawaii, wongsha@oregonstate.edu

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