The 2022 Kaua‘i Steel Guitar Festival was held on Saturday, April 2, 2022, at the Sheraton Kaua‘i Coconut Beach Resort in Kapa‘a. The main ho‘olaule‘a was presented in two segments. The first 3-hour segment began at noon and featured steel guitarists Kilipaki Vaughan, Dave "DK" Kolars, Joseph Zayac with NextGen steel guitarist Pono Fernandez, and Alan Akaka with NextGen steel guitarist Enosa Lyman. The second 3-hour segment began at 5:00 P.M. and featured Mālie Lyman with Pomaika‘i Keawe, Geronimo "Geri" Valdriz, Bobby Ingano with NextGen steel guitarist Tai Misailidis, and Patti Maxine with NextGen steel guitarist Joey Misailidis. Backup for some steel guitarists was provided by Helene Woodward and Joseph Zayac with Bobby Ingano assisting.
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Photos from video captures of the livestream presentation unless otherwise noted. All photos ©2022 by HIMELE.