Paniolo Preservation Society to celebrate opening of pa’u exhibit Jan. 19

  • Bill Ferreira, president of the Paniolo Preservation Society, speaks about “Kuulani,” a life-size display of a pa’u rider at the Paniolo Heritage Center at Pukalani Stables. (Cameron Miculka/West Hawaii Today)

WAIMEA — From its earliest days as a stallion station to today being the site of the Paniolo Heritage Center and home to the Paniolo Hall of Fame, Pukalani Stables has long been central to preserving the story of the generations of paniolo that shaped this region.