2023 Poke Fest!

Tickets On Sale Now

We’re honored to be named one of the top-5 food festivals in America by USA Today’s 10Best! Get your tickets soon – we sell out every year.

Sam Choy and the Annual Kauai Poke Fest are returning to Koloa Landing on June 3, 2023 with celebrity chefs Aarón Sánchez and Ronnie Rainwater. The festival will include live entertainment, 20 professional and amateur chefs creating unique and delicious dishes for everyone to try, and more than 500 pounds of ahi poke. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to a local charity.



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

Early Bird tickets have sold out, but we still have VIP & General Admission tickets available. 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.

For more information including how to register to compete please visit our competition page HERE.