Live Music Events

Live Music Performance
The Volcano Art Center has an ongoing commitment to bring musical talent to the Big Island Hawaii and to the area of Volcano Village. Most concerts listed on the calendar have ticket prices starting at $18 for VAC members and $20 for non-members. Wine, beer, pupus and snacks from Ohelo Cafe are available for purchase at most of our events!


March 10th
Rebecca Folsom returns to VAC!

March 24th
Jazz in the Forest featuring Loren Wilken!

April 10th
Dirty Cello performs! From down home blues with a wailing cello to virtuosic stompin’ bluegrass, Dirty Cello is a band that gets your heart thumping and your toes tapping!

April 14th
A tribute to Miles Davis! Featuring his compositions
spanning 50 years of his original and ground-breaking
creative directions!

May 12th
A return of the Django Reinhardt gypsy guitar tribute,
with Greg Shirley, and Hal Glatzer singing with their grand
bouche guitars, and bassist extraordinaire Brian McCree .

May (Mothers Day)
Volcano Chamber Players Mothers Day Concert 3pm-5pm
$20 For Members $25 for Non-Members.


Most concerts have matinee and evening performances at 4:30pm & 7:00pm. Contact us for more details.

This calendar features dates, times and musical acts that are subject to change. For weekly updates and reminders please sign up for our Movie & Entertainment email updates from The Volcano Art Center on our website!

Our Venue
Detrich Varez Hall seats up to 80 seated persons and is surrounded by the Volcano Art Center’s native Hawaiian rainforest. The venue is equipped with acoustic treatments an 1080p cinema projector with a Sony powerd surround sound system complete with a 16ft projection screen.

Jazz In The Rainforest
Jazz concerts occur every month on the second Saturday of every month with matinee and evening performances highlighting local artists from the state of Hawaii.

Rainforest Mele
The Volcano Art Center’s Rainforest Mele concerts occur every other month on the 4th Saturday. These concerts give a platform to artists from all over the world.

Our concerts take place at The Volcano Art Center’s Niaulani Campus in Volcano Village at 19-4074 Old Volcano Rd! Or call us for more infomation at (808) 967-8222