Chief's Luau - Polynesian Show with Authentic Award-Winning Fire Knife Dancing

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When you’re in Hawaii, you’ll never run out of things to do in Oahu: places to see, beaches to visit, and activities to participate in. With so many options, the most challenging part of planning the trip might be deciding where to go. If you’re vacationing with family or friends, this choice may be even more difficult. After all, you’ll have to pick something that everyone will enjoy.

However, the Hawaiian luau is one of the Oahu activities that every traveler should not miss. A celebration of Hawaiian cultural heritage, luaus have a rich history dating back to the reign of King Kamehameha II in 1819.

If you’re thinking about experiencing an Oahu luau, the first thing that springs to mind is the Chief’s Luau. The Chief’s Luau is widely regarded as one of the top luaus in the state, not just Oahu. If you want to learn more about Chief’s Luau Polynesian Show, keep reading! This article will go into the details of this spectacular cultural activity.

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Activity Overview

Enjoy a night of Hawaiian cuisine and entertainment at a traditional luau! An incredible Hawaiian village experience awaits you at the Chief’s Luau, hosted by renowned Chief Sielu Avea. As you explore the rich Hawaiian culture, you’ll be treated to breathtaking sights at Wet N Wild Water Park.

Before the start of the Polynesian extravaganza, you can enjoy an all-you-can-eat supper and lots of laughs. If you’ve ever wanted to see Polynesian performances like the hula, haka, and the Samoan fire-knife dance, this is the destination for you. Along with Chief Sielu, the first fire-knife dancing world champion, there will be up to eight fire-knife dancers doing the most amazing fire-knife dance performance in the entire state of Hawaii!

Packages and Pricing

The Chief’s Luau comes in four different packages as follows:

Paradise Package

Family and friends alike will find this package perfect. Upon arrival, you will be greeted with a traditional lei made from kukui nut. Then, for the meal and show, you’ll be seated in the Paradise section. Sip on some wonderful tropical drinks with your two drink tickets before settling down to a scrumptious luau feast. It’s easy to see why this is one of Oahu’s best activities.

Here are the rates per person:

    • Adult (Age 21 & over): USD 155.00
    • Youth (Age 13-20): USD 135.00
    • Child (Age 5-12): USD 110.00
    • Infant (Age 0-4): free

Paradise Package with Pick-up

This package comes with seats in the middle area. Guests will be greeted with a traditional lei from kukui nut, along with two drink tickets. During the luau dinner, they’ll be second in line at the buffet table. Transfers from selected Waikiki hotels are included in this package.

Here are the rates per person:

    • Adult (Age 21 & over): USD 194.00
    • Youth (Age 13-20): USD 174.00
    • Child (Age 5-12): USD 149.00
    • Infant (Age 0-4): free

Royal Package

For those who only want the finest, there’s no better option than this VIP package! You’ll be greeted with a lei made from fresh flowers upon your arrival, and you’ll be seated in the front row. Guests can bring home a keepsake and enjoy the opportunity to taste Kalua pork, a unique Hawaiian-style roasted pig, hot off an underground furnace. It’s the best way to experience the awe-inspiring spectacle of Chief’s Luau!

Here are the rates per person:

    • Adult (Age 21 & over): USD 195.00
    • Youth (Age 13-20): USD 165.00
    • Child (Age 5-12): USD 155.00
    • Infant (Age 0-4): free

Royal Package with Pick-up

Front-row seats, a lei made from fresh flowers, three drink tickets, a Mai Tai, a keepsake, a taste of authentic Kalua pork, and first dibs on the luau dinner buffet are just some of the perks of this VIP package. As part of this package deal, you can be picked up and dropped off at selected Waikiki hotels.

Here are the rates per person:

    • Adult (Age 21 & over): USD 234.00
    • Youth (Age 13-20): USD 204.00
    • Child (Age 5-120: USD 194.00
    • Infant (Age 0-4): free


The Chief’s Luau is a one-of-a-kind spectacle. It’s a highly engaging, amusing, and incredible experience.

Check-in for the event will start at 4:00 PM. Experience a traditional Lei greeting and maybe even a Mai Tai as the activities begin by 4:30 PM. Before the luau starts, take part in traditional Polynesian and Hawaiian activities. Learn how to do the hula dance or get a genuine Hawaiian tattoo. Try your hand at fire making, spear throwing, or coconut headband making.

Then, witness the Imu ceremony. Observe as the Kalua Pua’a is taken out from the Imu, a traditional Hawaiian underground furnace. After that, you’ll be treated to a genuine Hawaiian Luau dinner, complete with Kalua pork, Lomi-lomi salmon, coconut pudding, pineapple cake, and other local delicacies.

Then, it’s time for the show, which sends you on a trip around the Polynesian islands, led by the Chief. Highlighting South Pacific traditional music and dance from Hawaii, Samoa, Tahiti, and New Zealand, as well as an exhilarating fire performance and a magnificent fire knife finale, this stage is sure to captivate your senses. So, sit back, unwind, and enjoy the spectacle while sipping on a refreshing Mai Tai.


Before you go to Chief’s Luau Polynesian shows on Oahu, here are answers to frequently asked questions:

Q. What happens if it starts to rain?

A. We will provide ponchos in the case of inclement weather, but the event will go on as scheduled!

Q. Is this luau appropriate for kids?

A. Yes, people of all ages love Chief Sielu’s entertaining and risk-taking performances!

Q. Is it allowed to carry a backpack?

A. Yes, the luau allows small bags such as backpacks and purses. However, large travel bags and luggage of any kind are not allowed.

The Bottomline

The Chief’s Luau Polynesian Show is among the best things to do in Oahu. Click here if you’d like to experience this luau.

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