Archive for "October, 2015"

`Ohana Halloween Pa`ina

Big Island

Saturday, October 31: 
`Ohana Halloween Pa`ina.  Enjoy this family friendly celebration of Halloween with a haunted house, playground, costume contests, and vendors. 4 p.m. Keiki Costume Contest check-in; 4:30 p.m. Keiki Costume Contest. 5 p.m. Adult Costume Contest check-in; 8 p.m. Adult Costume Contest. Live entertainment 5 – 9 p.m. Keahou Shopping Center,78-6831 Ali`i Dr, Kailua-Kona. 4 to 10 p.m.  Free admission. For information call (808) 322-3000 or visit www.keauhoushoppingcenter.com.

Kilauea Art Night

Kauai

Saturday, October 31: 
Kilauea Art Night.  Discover locally made crafts and a wide variety of food vendors from around Kaua`i. Enjoy dinner listening to live music. Don’t miss the Keiki Fire & Light performance at 7 p.m. on the back lawn. Kilauea Historic Stone Building, 4270 Kilauea Rd., Kilauea. 4 to 8 p.m. For information call (808) 635-2572.

Halloween on Front Street

Maui

Saturday, October 31: 
Halloween on Front Street.  Lahaina blocks off Front Street to cars for the biggest Halloween celebration in Hawai`i. Festivities will begin on Front Street with the Annual Keiki Halloween Costume Parade at 4:30 p.m. Following the parade, many shops and restaurants along Front Street will celebrate the night with music, food, costume contests, and a host of activities.  Plan to arrive before 3p.m. for parking.  Parking lots are accessible from Dickenson Street only to Luakini Street. For more information, visit www.lahainahalloween.com.

Legendary Halloween at Rock-A-Hula!

Oahu

Saturday, October 31: 
Legendary Halloween at Rock-A-Hula!  For a family-friendly, indoor option, join the Rock-A-Hula! cast as they put on a stunning show. Enjoy a gourmet dinner, super premium beverages, Halloween treats and meet-and-greet after the show.  Prices range from $105 to $185 per adult and $63 to $110 per child.  Hawaiian Theater, 4th Floor, 2201 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu.  6 to 9:30 p.m. For more information or to make reservations, call (808) 629-7469 or visit www.RockAHulaHawaii.com.

Hawaiian Music Series

Maui

Thursday, October 29: 
Hawaiian Music Series.  Relax under the stars and enjoy a free concert featuring local musicians. Chairs are limited and blankets, mats, and low beach chairs are welcome. The Baldwin Home Museum is located in the heart of Lahaina, on the corner of Front and Dickenson Streets, Lahaina. 6 to 7:30 p.m.  For information call (808) 661-9309 or visit www.lahainarestoration.org.

Mahina`ai Night

Maui

Tuesday, October 27: 
Mahina`ai Night.  Join a torch lit guided tour of a walking trail while learning about Kaho`olawe. Then, gather in the KIRC’s Kalamalama traditional hale, where historical artifacts from Kaho`olawe will be on display, and enjoy live entertainment provided by University of Hawai`i Maui College’s Institute of Hawaiian Music. Non-alcoholic beverages and appetizers will be available for purchase.  Kaho`olawe Island Reserve Commission Boat House, 2780 South Kihei Rd., Kihei.  6 to 8 p.m.   For information call (808) 243-5888 or visit www.kahoolawe.hawaii.gov.

Daryl Hall & John Oates in Concert

Oahu

Saturday, October 24: 
Daryl Hall & John Oates in Concert.  Daryl Hall & John Oates continue to expand their cultural influence with performances on American Idol and The Voice as the long list of their artistic fan base grows. As one of the most sampled artists today their impact on the contemporary musical landscape is undeniable.  Blaisdell Arena, 777 Ward Ave., Honolulu. Doors open 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m.  For tickets and information call Ticketmaster at (877) 750-4400 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.

Festival of Stars and Flavors of Waimea: Na Mele o Kaumuali`i

Kauai

Saturday, October 24: 
Festival of Stars and Flavors of Waimea:  Na Mele o Kaumuali`i.  A musical event showcasing original compositions about significant events and places in honor of Kaua`i’s beloved King Kaumuali`i, the last king of Kaua`i.  Festivities will begin with the sound of the conch shell, with melodious sounds of chants and songs by musicians and hula dancers. Arrive early to enjoy the Flavors of Waimea and see what treasurers the merchants and local craftsmen, including Ni`ihau shell jewelry, have to offer. Take a self guided walking tour using the story boards along Kaumuali`i Highway.  Waimea Town. Noon to 5 p.m.  Free Admission.  For more information call (808) 338-1332.

Founder’s Day Celebration

Big Island

Saturday, October 24: 
Founder’s Day Celebration.  Enjoy the cultural celebration that surrounds the only living history coffee farm in the nation. Experience coffee tastings, traditional food, music, local produce, and tours of the historic 1920s farm and farmhouse. Kona Historical Society Coffee Living History Farm, 82-6199 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook.  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  For information call (808) 323-3222 or visit www.konahistorical.org.

Hilo Wayfinding and Navigation Festival

Big Island

Saturday, October 24: 
Hilo Wayfinding and Navigation Festival.  Celebrate the achievements of stewards of local heritage and culture, featuring hands-on activities, including wayfinding and navigation skill education, games, canoe exhibits, a planetarium program and speaker presentations. The festival is free and open to the public. Fees will be charged for entry to the Imiloa exhibit hall and daily planetarium shows.  Imiloa Astronomy Center, 600 Imiloa Pl., Hilo. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  For information call (808) 969-9703 or visit www.imiloahawaii.org.