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HCT Presents “Frozen, Jr.”

Kauai

July 19, 2019 – July 21, 2019:
HCT Presents “Frozen, Jr.”.
Celebrate the magic of live theatre, as the Hawaii Children’s Theatre’s ‘Summer Stars’ program presents ‘Frozen, Jr.’ ONE WEEKEND ONLY! Friday, July 19th at 7 PM and Saturday & Sunday, July 20th and 21st at 4 PM at the Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall. All proceeds go to Hawaii Children’s Theatre, benefitting Kauai’s youth. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. www.HawaiiChildrensTheatre.org 808-246-8985

Koloa Plantation Days Rodeo (20th Annual)

Kauai

July 19, 2019 – July 21, 2019:
Koloa Plantation Days Rodeo (20th Annual).
Our Paniolo Heritage Rodeo, the kick off major event of Koloa Plantation Days Festival is an authentic cultural experience of the Hawaiian cowboy. For 3-days, crowds cheer at fast-action high-stakes barrel races,bull riding and roping with traditional and new rodeo sports for the largest prize monies ever. The experience is enhanced with delicious local Paniolo BBQ, Hawaiian music and the display of Paniolos Heritage exhibition.The spectors will enjoy listening to Dr.Billy Bergin, author of numerous books on Hawaii and the rich culture of Paniolos. Over this three action-packed rodeos, paniolo-themed events, legacy music, Hawaiian Pau riders in their flowing skirts and flower leis, children’s rodeo events that will entertain and inspire the future Paniolos. The Cowboys and Cowgirls travel from mainland and other islands to complete in this 20th Annual Koloa Plantation Days Rodeo to be the Champion. This signature Rodeo weekend promises to educate, entertain and keep the culture and heritage of Hawaiian Paniolo alive in the memories of visitors and locals alike. See More Details: www.cjmkoloaplantationdaysrodeo.com

Princeville Night Market

Kauai

July 14, 2019 – July 28, 2019:
The Princeville Night Market
brings together Kauai’s finest artisans for an evening of shopping, live music, and food trucks. You’ll find a diverse collection of more than 40 Kauai artisans, ranging from paintings and wood carvings to hot sauce and handmade soap all Made in Hawaii. Enjoy dinner or a sweet treat from the featured food trucks and dessert vendors, and round out the evening by soaking up the sounds of one of our 3 musicians. There are also several restaurant options for those who prefer a sit-down meal. This free and family friendly market is on the second Sunday of every month from 4-8pm at the Princeville Shopping Center.

NTBG Free Weekly Hula Show

Kauai

July 11, 2019 – December 26, 2019:
NTBG Free Weekly Hula Show.
Come out the National Tropical Botancial Garden South Shore Visitors Center and experience a traditional hula performance. Halau Ka Lei Mokihana o Leinaala will perform a traditional Hula show highlighting the wahi pane, sacred places, of Kauai along with intriguing stories of the Hawaiian people and their connections with the gardens. Dancers will be accompanied by live Hawaiian music. Plus while you are there take time to enjoy McBryde and Allerton Gardens with tours happening throughout the day. https://ntbg.org/

Traditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele

Kauai

July 06, 2019 – July 31, 2019:
Traditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele.
Award winning traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history.   Gift Drawing.  Family Friendly.  Tickets $25 ($20  Ages 13-19 & 50+;  $10 Ages 6-12).  Audience rating 20+ yrs is 99.3% “Excellent, Highlight of our trip!”.This concert will ‘Tune your world to Aloha’!  Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 11 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered art form of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele.  Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW – 2018 Hawaii Magazine Readers’ Choice.2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceAudience Comments”Awesome music & talent!” – Kathy. “Soothing to the soul and spirit.” – David & Dianne”To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!” – Bill. “Great intimate setting… like being in the artists living room with friends.” – Sally. “Touched my heart and filled me with Aloha.” – John. The All Saints’ Church is easy to find at 4-1065 Kuhio Hwy. in Kapaa, Kauai. It is 1/2 mile south of downtown Kapaa on the mountain side of the road next to the Sudz Car wash between the Shell and Texaco gas stations.Tickets and information at www.McMasterSlackKey.com or call (808) 826-1469Accessible and Family Friendly Facility: This facility is accessible to all ages and abilities and is family friendly with nice grassy area and lanai for parents to take restless children during the concert and intermission.  Easy in and out with doors open all around the sanctuary space.  Cooling, gentle tradewinds float through the sanctuary throughout the concert.  Enjoy a meditating walk around the beautiful labyrinth.

Traditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele

Kauai

July 07, 2019 – July 28, 2019:
Traditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele.
Award winning traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concertfeaturing songs & stories telling its history.   Gift Drawing.  Family Friendly.  Tickets $25 ($20  Ages 13-19 & 50+;  $10 Ages 6-12).  Audience rating 20+ yrs is 99.3% “Excellent, Highlight of our trip!”.
This concert will ‘Tune your world to Aloha’!  Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 11 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered artform of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele.  Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music.
#1 BEST LIVE SHOW – 2019 Hawaii Magazine Readers’ Choice.2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
Audience Comments”Awesome music & talent!” – Kathy”Soothing to the soul and spirit.” – David & Dianne”To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!” – Bill”Great intimate setting… like being in the artists living room with friends.” – Sally”Touched my heart and filled me with Aloha.” – John. The Hanalei community center is easy to find.  In Hanalei, a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd.  A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields.  Go 20 yards, turn left into the gravel parking area.  The concert is in the brown building – Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha). Tickets and information at www.McMasterSlackKey.com or call (808) 826-1469. Accessible and Family Friendly Facility: Set off the main road, This facility is accessible to all ages and abilities and is family friendly with nice grassy area and lanai for parents to take restless children during the concert and intermission. Endangered birds such as the Hawaiian stilt, Hawaiian coot, Hawaiian duck, Kolea (golden plover), and nene (Hawaiian goose), Pueo (Hawaiian owl) make their homes here.


Traditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele

Kauai

July 06, 2019 – July 27, 2019:
Traditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele.
Award winning traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history.   Gift Drawing.  Family Friendly.  Tickets $25 ($20  Ages 13-19 & 50+;  $10 Ages 6-12).  Audience rating 20+ yrs is 99.3% “Excellent, Highlight of our trip!”.
This concert will ‘Tune your world to Aloha’!  Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 11 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered art form of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele.  Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music.
#1 BEST LIVE SHOW – 2019 Hawaii Magazine Readers’ Choice 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.
Audience Comments”Awesome music & talent!” – Kathy”Soothing to the soul and spirit.” – David & Dianne”To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!” – Bill”Great intimate setting… like being in the artists living room with friends.” – Sally”Touched my heart and filled me with Aloha.” – John
The Hanalei community center is easy to find.  In Hanalei, a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd. A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields. Go 20 yards, turn left into the gravel parking area. The concert is in the brown building – Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha).
Tickets and information at www.McMasterSlackKey.com or call (808) 826-1469
Accessible and Family Friendly Facility: Set off the main road, This facility is accessible to all ages and abilities and is family friendly with nice grassy area and lanai for parents to take restless children during the concert and intermission. Endangered birds such as the Hawaiian stilt, Hawaiian coot, Hawaiian duck, Kolea (golden plover), and nene (Hawaiian goose), Pueo (Hawaiian owl) make their homes here.

Hanalei Bay Swim Challenge

Kauai

Saturday, July 27th, 2019:
Hanalei Bay Swim Challenge.
The 12th Annual Hanalei Bay Swim Challenge takes place on July 27, 2019. The swim is a fundraiser for the Namolokama O’Hanalei Canoe Club and consists of fun and competitive races for all ages from Keiki to Snorkel and Fin. Hundreds of swimmers from 8 and under to veteran champions come from around the world to take the plunge in beautiful Hanalei Bay for this fun event. The event consists of five races (8 & under, 9 – 12, 1000 meter, 3,000 meter and 1,000 meter snorkel & fin) and is the only event of its kind on Kauai. More information and on-line registration is available at hanaleibayswimchallenge.com.

Kauai Comic Convention

Kauai

Saturday, June 8th, 2019:
Kauai Comic Convention. Kauai’s FIRST EVER Comic Convention!
Calling all fans of Marvel, DC, Star Wars, Game of Thrones, Star Trek, Harry Potter, Doctor Who, comic books, movies, TV, music, art, cosplay, video games, D&D, anime, toys, martial arts, cartoons, Tokusatsu and more! Celebrate pop culture at the beautiful Kauai Marriott Resort in Lihue.
Special guests include Ban Daisuke (Jiro/Kikaida), Carl Potts (Comic Creator Marvel/DC), Nicole Laeno (Dancer/YouTube Star), Sifu Mimi Chan (Model Disney’s Mulan), Hiroshi Kanatani (Manga Artist), Night Darling (Hawaii Cosplay Princess), Jon Murakami (Comic Creator), Derick Fabian (7Sketches Artist), Alice Inoue (Author), Sam Campos (Pineapple Man Artist) and many more!
Featuring entertainment, Q&A panels, gaming, cosplay contest and more!
Experience our Artist Alley, Gaming Area, Cosplayers and Exhibitors!
For more information, please visit
www.KauaiComicConvention.com
www.facebook.com/KauaiComicConvention
www.instagram.com/kauaicomiccon
Adult Badge: $10.00
*Limited Amount Available
Badges will be mailed to attendees
CHILDREN (12 years old and under): FREE with paying adult
If tickets are still available, you may purchase them at the door for $20.00.
Tickets may sell out, so we suggest that you buy them ahead of time. 
Just show your badge and walk right in!

2019 King Kamehameha Celebration Ho’olaule’a

Kauai

Saturday, June 8th, 2019:2019 King Kamehameha Celebration Ho’olaule’a. The Royal Order of Kamehameha, Kaumuali’i Chapter and the Kaua’i Museum presents the 2019 King Kamehameha Celebration Ho’olaule’a on the grounds of the Kaua’i Marriott Resort on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 10:00am – 1:00pm.
Protocol Procession, Hawaiian Cultural exhibits, music, hula and much more.
There will be NO PARADE, but join us at the Ho’olaulea’.