The 2019 Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Windward Mall will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Kaneohe's Windward Mall. This festival will begin at 1 P.M. and feature five NextGen steel guitar players and musicians age 10 and older and five favorite steel guitar masters from Oahu singing and playing Hawaii's favorite Hawaiian music. Steel guitar masters sharing their talents will be Alan Akaka and the Islanders, Steve Cheney, Bobby Ingano and the Bobby Ingano Trio, Paul Kim and the Waimanalo Sunset Band, and Greg Sardinha and Pookela. The festival will be live-streamed on Facebook by Huana Productions and will available from the festival's Facebook Page. This festival will be presented free to the public by Hawaii Institute for Music Enrichment and Learning Experiences (HIMELE) and the Windward Mall. This year's festival will follow the Spring Concert of the Ke Kula Mele Hawaii School of Hawaiian Music. This concert will feature student musicians on ukulele, bass and Hawaiian steel guitar in an hour of Hawaiian music entertainment. This one-hour concert will begin at 11 A.M., and is also free to the public.