NEWS & RELEASES

SIZZLIN' JUNE NEWS FROM HAWAII, THE BIG ISLAND
(June 2, 2016)

The falling leaves of red and gold may not be drifting by your window just yet (or anytime soon), but the first month of summer is a superb time to plan for an autumn getaway on Hawaii Island. Why? For one thing, the largest of the Hawaiian Islands will still be warm in the fall when other parts of the world begin turning cool. Another reason? Look no further than the great autumn deals noted below on Hawaii Island accommodations and outdoor activities, plus the scoop on upcoming resort, dining, event, entertainment and activity happenings. Be ready to “fall” for Hawaii Island this autumn.  

12 REASONS WHY THE ISLAND OF HAWAII IS THE WORLD'S BEST INDOOR-OUTDOOR CLASSROOM
(June 1, 2016)

When you think of time spent in a classroom does hiking an active volcano, getting underwater with marine life, or learning about Hawaii ranching history on a working Hawaii ranch spring to mind? Uh-huh. We thought not. Prepare to let the island of forever redefine your definition of classroom time with our below list of unrivaled indoor-outdoor learning opportunities sure to have your family, friends or even just you alone looking forward to being schooled again.

11 PRODUCTS FARMED OR RANCHED ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII (AND HOW TO EXPERIENCE THEM)
(June 1, 2016)

It’s likely you know that farmers on the island of Hawaii grow acres of macadamia nuts, brilliant tropical flowers and some of the world’s most award-winning coffee. But did you know that island growers, ranchers and ocean farmers also produce prized cacao and vanilla beans, singular honey varieties and acclaimed seafood? And that’s not everything. Read on.

 

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The Big Island Visitors Bureau (BIVB) would like to provide assistance to media professionals working on feature stories about Hawaii Island. Browse this site to find the latest press releases, story ideas, image assets and more. Aloha and we look forward to working with you.
 
 
 

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