KAHULUI - The Maui Filipino Community Council will hold its first Mabuhay Festival on Saturday, May 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Binhi at Ani Maui Filipino Community Center.
The festival will raise money to finance the organization's activities and special projects. There will be an array of delectable local and Filipino food, games such as the "balut' eating contest, eskrima (Filipino martial arts) exhibition and entertainment by various dance groups and local singers.
Michella Kristina Pascua will be crowned Miss Maui Filipina 2012 at the event, and Shelby Bantilan, the reigning Miss Maui Filipina, will deliver her farewell message. For information, contact Greg Peros at 276-8771.