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Kaʻu Coffee Festival celebrates its award-winning brew with multiple events at different venues over 10 days. The fun kicks off with the Paʻina Open House at Pahala Plantation House April 24 and continues with the Triple C Recipe Contest and Miss Ka`u Coffee Pageant at Kaʻu Coffee Mill; Kaʻu Mountain Water Systems Hike in Wood Valley; Coffee & Cattle Day at Aikane Plantation; and Kaʻu Star Gazing. The event culminates with the all-day Hoʻolauleʻa May 2nd and Coffee College May…Find out more »
Don’t miss this special Hawaiian celebration of lei including entertainment, food booths and a lei making contest takes place at the beautiful Queen Kapiolani Park and Bandstand in Waikiki. Photo courtesy of Lawton Mak/Hawaii.com.Find out more »
Mele Mei is a month-long celebration of Hawaii’s music, hula and culture. Immerse yourself at music and hula events held throughout the entire month of May at various hotels, venues, on the beach and statewide. From ‘ukulele to steel guitar, traditional Hawaiian music to slack key, island reggae to rock-and everything in between-Mele Mei has something for everyone. For more information, please visit www.melemei.com or call (808) 593-9424 Schedule: May 1 Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Lei of Stars May 2 Hilton…Find out more »
The Waikiki SPAM® Jam is an exciting annual street festival that takes place on Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki. The event celebrates the unusually high consumption of SPAM® in Hawaii and features a variety of Honolulu’s finest restaurants serving up SPAM®-inspired creations. Two entertainment stages provide non-stop entertainment consisting of several of Honolulu’s finest restaurants which will be serving up Spam in many different ways, so you can experience the enormous variety of its applications. Two merchandise tents will be selling…Find out more »
Martin Beaver, violin Kevin Fitz-Gerald, piano Clive Greensmith, cello David Leisner, classical guitar Grace Park violin David Requiro, cello Yizhak Schotten, viola Katherine Collier, piano Monday, May 4- “Sizzling Strings, Guitar and Piano” Keawalai Congregational Church, Makena, 7 p.m. DeFalla Suite Populaire Espagnole for Cello and Guitar (Requiro, Leisner)Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 “Aria” for Cello and Guitar(Requiro, Leisner,)St. Saëns Sonata for Violin and Piano in D Minor, Op. 75(Beaver, Fitz-Gerald)Schumann Piano Quartet In E Flat, Op. 47(Park, Schotten, Greensmith,…Find out more »
Thursday, May 7 – World Fireknife competition preliminaries Friday, May 8 – World Fireknife competition semifinals, Juniors/Intermediate finals Saturday, May 9 – World Fireknife competition finals and high school festivalThe world’s most talented fireknife dancers will come together at the Polynesian Cultural Center in three nights of heated competition. Fireknife dancers of all ages and of various experience will compete in their respective divisions for the chance to win the coveted title of World Fireknife Champion. Attendees will be treated…Find out more »
Triathletes from around the world visit Oahu each May to compete in the Honolulu Triathlon. The triathlon features 1.5K swim, 40K bike and 10K run courses that begin and end at Ala Moana Park. Events leading up to the triathlon include “Hustle Up the Hyatt Stair Race” and a short-distance kid’s triathlon at Kapiolani Park in Waikiki.Find out more »
Every year on Memorial Day, thousands of people gather together at Magic Island at Ala Moana Beach Park to honor ancestors and loved ones who have passed away. More than 1,100 candle-lit lanterns are set afloat on the ocean, a traditional Buddhist rite originating in Japan. The ceremony also combines the local culture of hula with the Japanese Shomyo Choir and Taiko drums.Find out more »
Prepare for a magical weekend at the 34th Kapalua Wine & Food Festival June 11-14th, 2015. This annual ‘migration’ of oenophiles, gourmands and enthusiasts of the good life reunite on the shores of the Kapalua resort to celebrate, learn and experience the finest culinary trends and viniculture.Find out more »