Archive for "March, 2019"

Na Mele O Ko`olina

Oahu

Friday, March 22: 
Na Mele O Ko`olina.
Enjoy a day of Hawaiian music and local art on display & for sale.  Close to 40 artists display their artwork for viewing and sale; perfect for special gifts.  There will also be Hawaiian slack-key guitarist and ukulele musicians playing during the duration of this event.  Ko`olina Beach Lagoon #3, 92-149 Waipahe Pl., Kapolei. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission.

Bruce Meyer’s Magic Camp XII

Big Island

Tuesday – Friday, March 19 – 22nd:
Bruce Meyer’s Magic Camp XII.
  A fun performance magic program that your child will enjoy, emphasizing goal achievement, self-esteem building, positive attitudes, poise, confidence building and teamwork.  Conducted by international award winners and long-time magic instructors Bruce and Jennifer Meyers. Includes all magic tricks, props and learning materials. Each day, 5 or more magic tricks are taught. They’ll build their own magic kit and learn to make things appear, switch places, levitate and vanish.  The material is learned in groups as well as one on one. You’ll find the magic pretty good and baffling! Hilo Palace Theatre, 38 Haili St., Hilo. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. Cost is $80 per child. To enroll your child, visit www.magicaloha.com or call (808) 443-8390.

Wiki Wiki One Day Vintage Collectible & Hawaiiana Show

Oahu

Sunday, March 17: 
Wiki Wiki One Day Vintage Collectible & Hawaiiana Show.
  Sometimes it’s hard to find good vintage collectibles from Hawai`i!  This is grand show with over 70 vendors showing off and selling their collectibles.  You’ll find just about everything that’s at least 20 yrs old, including Aloha shirts, artworks, koa wood pieces, ukuleles, Hawaiian jewelry, Niihau shell necklaces, toys, coins and much more.  Blaisdell Center, Hawai`i Suites, 777 Ward Ave., Honolulu.  General Admission $4.50, early entry $15.  Show hours 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., early entry at 9:30 a.m. For information call (808) 941-9754 or visit www.ukulele.com/wikiwiki.

Bank of Hawai`i Family Sunday at Honolulu Museum of Art

Oahu

Sunday, March 17: 
Bank of Hawai`i Family Sunday at Honolulu Museum of Art. 
Featuring entertainment and activities suitable for families and people of all ages. Explore the Museum’s galleries through art hunts, art activities, demonstrations, film screenings and entertainment. Themes change monthly and tie in with the Museum’s permanent collections and special exhibitions. Honolulu Museum of Art, 900 S. Beretania, Honolulu.  11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Free admission.  For information call (808) 532-8700 or visit www.honolulumuseum.org.

Kokua Kailua Hulihe`e Palace Concert Series & Village Stroll

Big Island

Sunday, March 17: 
Kokua Kailua Hulihe`e Palace Concert Series & Village Stroll.
  Ali`i Drive along scenic Kailua Bay in Kailua-Kona becomes a festive pedestrian-only walkway from 1 to 6 p.m. Enjoy music, artists, vendor booths, merchants and restaurants. At 4 p.m., there is a free Hawaiian music concert on the lawn at Hulihe`e Palace. Bring your own mat or chair and they will be checked for free while you stroll Ali`i Drive, Kailua Village (Kona).  For information, visit www.kvbid.org.

The 9th Annual Anahola Prince Kuhio Day Celebration

Kauai

Saturday, March 16: 
The 9th Annual Anahola Prince Kuhio Day Celebration.
  This event will reaffirm the leadership, stewardship, and vision of Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalaniana`ole and his legacy in perpetuating the growth of healthy Hawaiian community on `aina ho`opulapula (homesteads land).  Participate in a day of fun filled activities. There will be educational, cultural, health and wellness exhibits for the whole family. Enjoy live music, entertainment, and hula performances in celebrating the past and embracing the future of Prince Kuhio’s legacy. There will also be food and craft booths too.  Ho`okupu (offering) protocol ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. Admission is free. This is an alcohol and drug free event.  Anahola Beach Park, Anahola. Directions: turn makai (towards ocean) from highway 56 on to Anahola Road. 11 to 4 p.m. For information call (808) 392-6119. 

Annual Magic Spectacular Benefit

Big Island

Saturday, March 16: 
Annual Magic Spectacular Benefit.
  Benefiting SKEA (Society for Kona’s Education & Art). Featuring a famous magician as a headliner, with local favorites Barry “The Great Barusky” Gitelson, Arnie “Arneleo the Great” Rabin, and others performing as well. Aloha Theatre, 79-7384 Hawai`i Belt Rd., Kealakekua.. Shows at 2:30 and 7 p.m. Call (808) 328-9392 for more information. Tickets are available at www.apachawaii.org. For more information, visit www.skea.org.

Henry Kapono’s Artist 2 Artist Series: Featuring Brother Noland

Oahu

Wednesday, March 13: 
Henry Kapono’s Artist 2 Artist Series: Featuring Brother Noland.
  Join GRAMMY® Award nominee Henry Kapono as he opens each show with his own classic hits, then talks one on one with the featured artist, “deconstructing” their career, artist to artist. The show wraps up with an intimate jam session you don’t want to miss. Henry Kapono continues the second season of his hit “Artist 2 Artist Concert Series” with one of Hawai`i’s favorites, Brother Noland. Born and raised in Kalihi-Palama on the island of Oahu, Brother Noland is most famous for his original song “Coconut Girl,” which birthed the “Jawaiian” contemporary style (fusion of Hawaiian & Reggae) music. He has won numerous Na Hoku Hanohano Awards including Best Reggae Album and his music is featured in several movies including “Pineapple Express” and “Snakes in the Plane.” He is regularly featured in Slack Key Guitar festivals around the islands.  Blue Note Hawai`i, 2335 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu.  7 to 8:30 p.m. For tickets and information call (808) 777-4890 or visit www.bluenotehawaii.com.

Sunday Fun Day at the Dole Plantation

Oahu

Sunday, March 10: 
Sunday Fun Day at the Dole Plantation. 
Celebrate a day of festivities at the Dole Plantation. Funds raised from food booths, games, Keiki Carnival and activities will help support local schools and other programs. There will be live music, hula performances, a lion dance, prizes given out, and more.  Take the Pineapple Maze challenge, and get a two-for-one entrance fee. Dole Plantation, 64-1550 Kamehameha Hwy., Wahiawa. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Free admission. For more information visit www.doleplantation.com.

Princeville Night Market

Kauai

Sunday, March 10: 
Princeville Night Market.
Discover over 40 local artisans and enjoy live music from several different bands. Princeville Shopping Center, 5-4280 Kuhio Hwy., Princeville. 4 to 8 p.m.  Free admission. For information call (808) 635-2572.