Hawaii Kona Coffee Festival set October 20, 2004 Share 1 -- KONA, Hawaii -- The 34th annual Kona Coffee Festival will take place Nov. 5 to 14 in and around Kailua-Kona town on Hawaiis Big Island. Also, some hotels, restaurants and farms will host events. Coffee bean-picking contests, a pageant, a golf tournament, a concert, tasting competitions and other coffee-related activities will entertain children and adults during the festival. The Living History Farm, which is located in South Kona, conducts tours hourly from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. During the festival, rates will be half price, or $7.50 per tour. For more information on this years festival, call (808) 326-7820 or visit www.konacoffeefest.com.