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Tip: Poi and lau lau are two common products of this plant and considered Hawai`i delicacies.
FOSTER BOTANICAL GARDEN TWILIGHT SUMMER CONCERT SERIES Free Admission – 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Take a stroll through Foster Botanical Garden in the late afternoon and enjoy a concert from 5:45 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Schedule Thursdays, Summer 2015 June 25 Royal Hawaiian Band Glee Club July 2 Hawaii Wind Ensemble July 9 Celtic Pipes & Drums of Hawaii July 16 Air Force Hana Hou Band July 23 Sam & the Sumo Ninjaz July 30 Matt SproatFind out more »
Honolulu Museum of Art presents the Honolulu Surf Film Festival: Imagine if someone collected the best surf films of the year, put them all in one place, on the big screen, for a whole month (and occasionally with beer). BOOM. We did it. And we added some all-time classics too. Join us for a month of boundary pushing and globetrotting, incredible individuals and transformative stories from close to home and far afield. Regular screenings: $10 • $8 museum members Opening…Find out more »
Every last Thursday of the month, there is a free Hawaiian music concert on the front lawn in from of the Baldwin Home Museum (corner of Dickenson & Front Streets). The concert is from 6 to 7:30 pm. This month kick back and relax to the sweet sounds of Ikaika Blackburn & Friends! Ikaika is an ‘ukulele player, falsetto vocalist and founding member of Nā Hōkū Hanohano award-winning trio Nā Hoa. Limited seating is provided for kūpuna; blankets, mats and…Find out more »
The Annual Mango Festival will take place on the beautiful Bayfront Lawn of the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay. The festival presents the magic of fresh, ripe, delicious Hawai’i Island grown mangos. There will be displays of the many varieties of mangos locally grown on Hawai’i Island. Hawaiian mangos, which are not exported to mainland USA, will be showcased in a variety of horticultural and culinary activities. Festival attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy a wide…Find out more »
Simply put, hula is a way of life. Hula is more than just a dance form. Hula directs your beliefs, traditions and values. Hula conducts your behavior and shapes who you become. A dancer breathes, eats, and sleeps hula. Please bring your halii (covering, spread), mea ai (food) and enjoy a beautiful, relaxing day of hula at the park. Admission is free. Other notable hula events in Hawaii • Merrie Monarch Hula Festival (a competitive event), which began in 1964.…Find out more »
Many Hawaiian songs and slack key guitar pieces reflect themes like stories of the past and present and people’s lives. But it is the tropical surroundings of Hawai’i, with its oceans, volcanoes and mountains, waterfalls, forest, plants and animals, that provide the deepest source of inspiration for Hawaiian music. These currents run deep in slack key guitar playing, as accompaniment to vocals, as instrumental composition or as interpretations of vocal pieces. Slack key guitar music is sweet and soulful, and…Find out more »
The annual event is held at venue sites throughout Waikiki, August 22-30, 2015. OceanFest features a variety of ocean sports that were close to Duke Kahanamoku’s heart: Longboard Surfing, Paddleboard Racing, Swimming, Tandem Surfing, Surf Polo, Beach Volleyball, and more!Find out more »
Our events feature approximately 75-100 fine artists and handcraft artisans who display their own art for sale including jewelry of all types, clothing, wood products, stained glass, ceramics, soaps and candles, bags, quilts, lauhala products. The events are scheduled from 9am – 4pm both Saturday and Sunday. Artfest is located in Kapiolani Park at the Diamond Head end of Waikiki, across from the Honolulu Zoo. Admission is free, and we have live entertainment as well as great food available for…Find out more »
Seven Chefs, One Big Island Go big with a culinary adventure on the largest island in the Hawaiian chain. Known for its stark contrasts – volcanic rock to lush rolling hills, Hawai‘i Island is the perfect vacation destination to relax, explore and eat. We invite you to join us as seven chefs prepare a six-course menu prepared with Hawai‘i Island’s bounty under the Hawaiian skies at the Hilton Waikoloa Village. Photo courtesy of Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) / Kirk Lee…Find out more »