Archive for "October, 2011"

Hana Cross Country Golf: Holani Hale, Pap’au’hau


Saturday, October 22
Hana Cross Country Golf: Holani Hale, Pap’au’hau.
Tee time announced. Shot Gun Start. Bring: Shoes; 3 golf clubs (one must be homemade); 9 junk balls. Entry: Festivals of Aloha Ribbon. Call (808) 248-2730.

3rd Annual Lahaina Plantation Days


Friday & Saturday, October 21 & 22
3rd Annual Lahaina Plantation Days.
Enjoy great food, music, entertainment and keiki games. Fun for the whole family! Pioneer Mill Co Smokestack, 275 Lahaina Luna Rd., Lahaina. For information call (808) 661-3262 or visit

Dancing Under the Stars – Hana Style, Dance Contest


Friday, October 21
Dancing Under the Stars – Hana Style, Dance Contest.
Live music. Food concessions available, Hana Ball park 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. For information call Yuki Lei Sugimura at (808) 878-1888.

Hana Style Community Talent Show


Thursday, October 20
Hana Style Community Talent Show.
Showcases Hana talent with a picnic under the Hana moon, family fun. Hana Ball Park, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. For information call (808) 248-4950.

Movie in the Park by Hana


Wednesday, October 19
Movie in the Park by Hana.
Join the community of Hana under the open night sky as they watch a full length movie feature. Concessions will be available. 5:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Hana Ball Park. For information call Neil Hasegawa at (808) 264-3563 or visit

Hana Keiki Muumuu and Aloha Shirt Contest


Tuesday, October 18
Hana Keiki Muumuu and Aloha Shirt Contest.
Aloha Attire is a big part of Hawaii’s island lifestyle. At this event Hana asks everyone to come and share their finest Aloha Attire. Food concession is available. 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Helene Hall, 150 Keawa Pl., Hana. For information call Neil Hasegawa at (808) 264-3563 or visit

Kokua Kailua Village Stroll


Sunday, October 16
Kokua Kailua Village Stroll.
Spend a Sunday afternoon strolling oceanfront Ali’i Drive, which is closed to traffic during Kokua Kailua. Kailua Village is home to historical sites such as Mokuaikaua Church and Hulihee Palace. Friendly vendors, craftspeople, and merchants plus seaside restaurants offering a wide variety of food choices make for a festive family-friendly day! Free concert 4pm. Free beach chair check while you shop! Historic Kailua Village, Ali’i Drive, Kailua- Kona. 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Free Hawaiian Music Concert 4:00 p.m. Ali’i Drive closed to vehicular traffic 12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. For information call Dorlene Chao at (808) 936-9202 or visit

Maui Ukulele Festival


Sunday October 16
Maui Ukulele Festival.
A full afternoon of ukulele music at Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Bring your lawn chairs or roll out a blanket on the lawn and enjoy some of the islands’ favorite ukulele players. Ukulele door prizes, food booths, and more. 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Free admission. For information call (808) 242-4263.

Hana Ohana Play Day


Sunday, October 16
Hana Ohana Play Day.
A day to honor the family. Take in the beautiful natural resources of East Maui with the community and their families sharing a day at the beach. There’s something for everyone! Hana Beach Park, starting at 7:00 a.m. Hana Bay shoreline Fishing Tournament, 7 a.m. – 8 a.m.; Live Entertainment 10 a.m. – 12 noon; Keiki and Adult Play, 12 noon. For information call Neil Hasegawa at (808) 264-3563.

13th Annual Taste of Hilo

Big Island

Sunday, October 16
13th Annual Taste of Hilo.
Enjoy fare from more than 35 restaurants, chefs, pastry chefs, bakers, and beverage suppliers. Sponsored by the Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Hawaii, tickets may be ordered by calling the chamber office at (808) 934-0177 or email at Proceeds to benefit the Hawaii Community College. Sangha Hall, 398 Kilauea Ave., Hilo. 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.