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Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar and Ukulele Concert – Sweet Hawaii Dreams

Kauai

November 15, 2019:
Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar and Ukulele Concert – Sweet Hawaii Dreams. 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 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.
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/LIVESHOWS.HTML or call (808) 826-1469
Accessible 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. 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.

Kalakea Anahola Farmers Market

Kauai

November 10, 2019 – November 24, 2019:
Kalakea Anahola Farmers Market. Open from 10am-2pm on Sundays, with locally farmed produce, meats, fish, and other foods; as well as crafts and gifts made by Kauai artisans, and live Tahitian drumming performances throughout the day. Free Parking and Keiki Friendly Our market has a rotating collection of farmers, food vendors, crafters, makers, and artists every week in addition to our regular vendors. Every market offers a whole new experience and wondrous finds. Come visit us every Sunday to shop local, support Kauai’s farmers and artisans, and to see what’s new at the market.
Directions: Coming from the South (headed North) As you pass through Anahola, Whaler’s General Store will be on your right and Kalalea Juice Hale will be on your left. Keep going north, passing Aliomanu Rd on your right and your next left will be Hokualele Rd, turn left onto Hokualele Rd and the market will be on your left as you turn in. Coming from the North (headed South)Heading South from Kilauea, you will pass Moloa’a Sunrise Fruit Stand on your left. This is about 2.3 miles away from the market.

Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run

Kauai

November 09, 2019:
Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run. The Rotary Club of Kauai is pleased to announce the 17th annual Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run set for Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Anne Knudsen Park, Junction Maluhia Rd (RT520) & Emi Rd, Koloa. This is Kauai’s premier 5-Km, 10-Km, Half Marathon Runs, and non-competitive 5-K Walk. The Half Marathon will start at 7:00 A.M.; the 5-K run and walk will start at 7:15 A.M., and, the 10-K run will start at 7:30 A.M. The run will include a breakfast and microfiber T-shirt. Breakfast will be served as the first finishers arrive at about 8:00 A.M. The winners will be announced at about 9:30. Awards will go to overall male and female finishers and medals to age group winners. Details can be found at www.OldKoloaSugarMillRun.org Registration for the Half Marathon is $40.00 at https://register.chronotrack.com/r/45716. Registration for the 10K and 5K runs is $30.00 at https://register.chronotrack.com/r/45716 until Oct 31st. Late registration for the 10K and 5K runs (Nov 1st – 7th) is $35.00 at https://register.chronotrack.com/r/45716. Late registration for all runs (Nov 8th) is $40.00 at Kukui Grove Shopping center. No race day registration. Early registration is advised to ensure T-shirt size availability. Registration fees are non-refundable. Race packet pickup is on Friday, November 8th between 11 A.M. – 6 P.M. at the Kukui Grove Shopping Mall, food court area behind Ross. Professional timing by JTL Timing who provides an individual time card to each runner at the end of the run.

NTBG Free Weekly Hula Show

Kauai

November 07, 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.

Hanapepe Friday Night Festival & Art Walk

Kauai

November 08, 2019 – December 27, 2019:
Hanapepe Friday Night Festival & Art Walk. Join in the festivity! Every Friday evening, Old Town Hanapepe is bustling with fun & activity! With a wide variety of shopping, local crafters, several excellent restaurants, a dozen art galleries, stilt walkers, classics cars, live music and entertainment, there is always something for the whole family to enjoy! Every Friday from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Princeville Night Market

Kauai

October 13, 2019:
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.

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar and Ukulele Concert – Sweet Hawaii Dreams

Kauai

October 13, 2019:
Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar and Ukulele Concert – Sweet Hawaii Dreams. 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!”.
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/liveshows.html or call (808) 826-1469
Accessible and Family Friendly Facility: This facility is accessible to all ages and abilities and is family friendly with nice grassy area, playground, and park for parents to take restless children during the concert and intermission. Birds in the trees around the center contribute to sweet slack key serenade and tradewinds flow through the windows and doors around the center.

Hammers N’Ales Oktoberfest Hammers N’Ales Oktoberfest

Kauai

Hammers N’Ales Oktoberfest Hammers N’Ales Oktoberfest. Come have fun and support Kauai Habitat’s efforts on affordable housing at the ultimate island Oktoberfest 2pm Saturday, October 13th at the Poipu Beach Athletic Club. The event is 21 and over only. Presale tickets of $75 are available online at https://hammersnales.eventbrite.com/. Taste delicious nibbles from top local restaurants like Keoki’s Paradise, Merriman’s Fish House, Plantation Gardens, Lava Lava Beach Club, The Kitchen at Papayas, The Right Slice, The Cabana, and Ruth’s Chris. Sample over 30 craft beers from Kohola, Kauai Island Brewery, Lani Kai and many more from local Hawaii and mainland brewers. Listen to live music from Homestead and Cruz Control. All food, drink, and glass logo mug are included in the ticket price. Tickets are $85 day of event. Join us for a fun afternoon and support affordable housing on Kauai.

Hanalei Farmers’ Market

Kauai

October 12, 2019:
Hanalei Farmers’ Market. Delicious locally grown fruits & vegetables from Kauai North Shore farmers. Tasty treats highlighting the culinary talents of the local area. Unique and beautiful Kauai made arts and crafts created by talented, local artists. Open every Saturday, 9:30 am to 12 noon on the grounds of Hale Halawai Ohana O Hanalei. 

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar and Ukulele Concert – Ahupuaa

Kauai

October 11, 2019:
Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar and Ukulele Concert – Ahupuaa. 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 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.
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/liveshows.html or call (808) 826-1469
Accessible and Family Friendly Facility: This facility is accessible to all ages and abilities and is family friendly with nice grassy area, playground, and park for parents to take restless children during the concert and intermission. Birds in the trees around the center contribute to sweet slack key serenade and tradewinds flow through the windows and doors around the center.