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Halloween 2012

posted Oct 30, 2012, 1:46 AM by Jake Vaughan



Haunted Garage Movie Nights The ARTS at Marks Haunted Garage presents screenings of The Rocky Horror Picture Show for four nights at 9pm with a Friday Science Fiction/Double Feature Rocky Horror Teaser Show at 7:30pm, featuring Cherry Blossom Cabaret, Kit Kat Club Cabaret and special guests. DJ Nocturna will be on deck with Dr. Frank-N-Furter contests nightly, plus goodie boxes, snacks and alcohol for sale. The ARTS at Marks Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave.: Thu., 10/25. Fri., 10/26, Tue., 10/30 and Wed., 10/31 $15–$25. [RHPSatMarks.brownpapertickets.com], 521-2903
See the Rocky Horror Picture Show for Halloween!

Aloha Live–Circus Freak Show Tuffy Nicholas, the producer behind shows such as Cirque Hawaii, is kicking off a new show this Halloween with a costume contest with $5,000 in cash and prizes on the line. Queen Kapiolani Hotel, 150 Kapahulu Ave.: Wed., 10/31, (8pm–3am)

Avenge the Night Free until midnight, a super hero-themed block party at Restaurant Row will include M resident DJs plus Red Bull DJ Evil One and plenty of entertainment. With $1,000 in cash or a trip to Las Vegas as prizes, a costume contest hosted by Maleko is bound to attract all the werewolves and vampires in the house. Tickets to M will be $15–$25. M Nightclub, 500 Ala Moana Blvd.: Wed., 10/31, (8pm–4am) [mnlhnl.com], [groovetickets.com]

Boys & Girls Club Spooktacular The Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii will be hosting a Halloween Spooktacular with carnival games, face painting, cookie decorating, pumpkin pie-eating contests and more. Entry is free but games and activities require tickets. Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii, Charles C. Spalding Clubhouse, 1704 Waiola St.: Wed., 10/31, (5–7pm) [email: agrove], 949-4743

Halloween Night at Fusion The Fusion Zombie Twins, Lady Zombi and Gwen Stiffani, host the biggest Fusion party ever by turning the space into a Mayan Temple with DJs, a zombie drag show, zombie contest, and zombies. Oh, and, zombies. Fusion Waikiki, second floor, 2260 Kuhio Ave.: Wed., 10/31, (8pm–4am) $10–$15. [fusionwaikiki.com], 924-2422

Nightmare on Beachwalk Performances by the band Master of Oz and DJ Monkey will set the mood while prizes will be given to winners of the evening’s costume contest. Happy hour specials will run throughout the night. Hard Rock Cafe Honolulu, 280 Beachwalk Ave.: Wed., 10/31, (9:30pm) Free. [hardrock.com], 955-7383

Nightmares Live Haunted Attraction (See Hot Pick.) The Dole Cannery, 735 Iwilei Rd., runs through Wed., 10/31, (7–11:30pm) $10-$20. [hauntedhousehawaii.com], 531-2886

Silent Scream: The Hunchback of Notre Dame The silent film by Wallace Worsley, adapted from Victor Hugo’s classic tale of the deformed Quasimodo, will be shown with organ accompaniment by John McCreary. Hawaii Theatre, 1130 Bethel St.: Wed., 10/31, (7pm) [hawaiitheatre.com], 528-0506

The Modern Experience #HalloweenSideshow Blaise & Flash are creating a monster, transforming the Modern Honolulu’s ballroom into a circus sideshow. Check out the DJ Freakshow with DJs Anit, Compose, Delve and XL and a costume contest with a grand prize of $2,000 (you’re not even allowed in without a costume). 21+ only. VIP packages available. The Modern Honolulu, 1775 Ala Moana Blvd.: Wed., 10/31, (8pm–4am) $20. [email: tyler], [groovetickets.com]

Walk With The Dead This one-and-a-half mile walk visits sites of murder, death and suicide in downtown Honolulu and Chinatown, so be prepared if you have nervous bowels–paranormal activity is known to occur at several of the sites visited. Reservations required, 21+ only. Meet in the Capitol District, Downtown: Sat., 10/27–Wed., 10/31, (7pm) $35. [email: filmguy54], [stevestoursandfilms.vpweb.com], 395-0674

Zombiethon! Uncle Vanya and Zombies director and UH professor Markus Wessendorf has teamed up with the Doris Duke Theatre to present the first Zombiethon!, featuring screenings of the best zombie flicks (See Film Blurbs for schedule.) In addition to the film series, Wessendorf will accompany expert panelists on Sat., 10/27 at 4pm to discuss “The Zombie Renaissance: Why Now?” ($3–$5). Doris Duke Theatre, 900 S. Beretania St.: Fri., 10/26–Thu., 11/1 532-8768


February 2012 Events

posted Feb 3, 2012, 5:34 PM by Jake Vaughan

  • Pianist Thomas Hoppe, violinist Annette von Hehn, and cellist Stefan Heinemeyer founded ATOS Trio in 2003 and have become one of the few emerging chamber music ensembles invited to perform at the most prestigious concert series
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    Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Academy of Arts
    900 S Beretania St
    Honolulu, HI 96814
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  • AUDIO INVASION 2012 02/08/12 5:30pm

    BAMP Project, Bill Silva Presents & Star 101.9 proudly presents.... Audio Invasion 2012 Starring Foster the People, Cage the Elephant, Best Coast and Mariachi El Bronx  Feb 8, 530pm Neal Blaisdell Arena Honolulu, HI
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    Neal Blaisdell Arena
    777 Ward Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96814
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  • 20TH ANNUAL SEABEE RUN 02/11/12 7:00am

    Tune up for the running season with a run around historic Ford Island while supporting the Seabees. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness level, PR or just enjoy a nice run, in a fun environment, at a great setting.
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    Ford Island
    Camp H M Smith
    Honolulu, HI 96861
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  • FRIENDS OF THE WAIALUA PUBLIC LIBRARY - BOOK SALE 02/11/12-02/11/12 9:00am - 2:00pm

    Oodles of books, CDs, DVDs, VHSs, kids books, teen books and adult books. The latest best selling novels in hard and soft covers, cookbooks, travel books, philosophy and religion, history, gardening, pets, politics, health and
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    Waialua Public Library
    67-068 Kealohanui St
    Waialua, HI 96791
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  • SOUTH WEST REGIONAL CAT SHOW 02/11/12-02/11/12 10:00am - 4:00pm

    South West Regional Cat Show, Saturday, February 11, 20l2, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at McCoy Pavilion, Ala Moana Beach Park.
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    Ala Moana Beach Park
    Ala Moana Blvd
    Honolulu, HI 96814
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  • NEIL DIAMOND IN CONCERT 02/16/12 8:00pm

    Singer NEIL DIAMOND, whose last public performance in Hawaii was nearly 35 years ago, will bring his hits-loaded show to the Islands February 16, 2012 at the Blaisdell Arena. It will be the iconic trouper’s first show here since
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    Blaisdell Concert Hall
    777 Ward Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96814
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  • 60TH CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL KAHALA MALL PUBLIC APPEARANCE 02/18/12 12:00pm

    60th Cherry Blossom Festival Kahala Mall Public Appearance
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    Kahala Mall Center Stage
    4211 Waialae Avenue #33
    Honolulu, HI 96816
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  • KARRIN ALLYSON: ROUND MIDNIGHT 02/18/12 7:30pm

    New York song stylist Karrin Allyson returns to our stage on tour for her new album Round Midnight.
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    Honolulu Academy of Arts
    900 S Beretania St
    Honolulu, HI 96814
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  • AFRICAN AMERICAN JAZZ HERITAGE CONCERT: CHUCK JAMES QUARTET & VERY SPECIAL GUESTS 03/02/12 7:30pm

    We extend African American History month with a rare gathering of Hawaii’s African-American jazz artists. Join Chuck James, Miles Jackson, Reggie Padilla, Jason Gay and Rhea Fox for a tribute to the greats of jazz.
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    Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Academy of Arts
    900 S Beretania St
    Honolulu, HI 96814
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  • HALEIWA TRIATHLON 2012 03/03/12 6:30am

    Haleiwa Triathlon – 6:30 p.m. at Haleiwa Beach Park on Oahu. Swim – 500 meters, Run – 3 mile out & back, Bike – 3 loops of Haleiwa town.
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    Haleiwa Beach Park
    Haleiwa, HI 96712
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  • FIRST PERSON: SEEING AMERICA 03/03/12 8:00pm

    University of Hawaii presents First Person: Seeing America.  See American history through the eyes of its writers and photographers.
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    Leeward Community College Theatre
    96-045 Ala Ike
    Pearl City, HI 96782
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  • COLLIDISCOPE, A BURNING MAN REGIONAL EVENT 03/07/12

    Ka Pilina Interactive Arts Society 501(c)3 presents, COLLIDISCOPE, A BURNING MAN REGIONAL EVENT, The Oahu Interactive Arts Festival March 7-10, 2012, $60 Limited Ticket sales. www. kapilina.org
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    Gunstock Ranch
    56-250 Kamehameha Hwy.
    Laie, HI 96762
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  • REASONS TO BE PRETTY 03/14/12-03/14/12 8:00pm - 10:00pm

    America's obsession with physical beauty is confronted headlong in this brutal and exhilarating work when four young working class friends and lovers become increasingly dissatisfied with their dead-end lives.
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    Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
    1770 East-West Road
    Honolulu, HI 96822
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  • ALII SUNDAY - PRINCE JONAH KUHIO 03/25/12 9:00am

    Kawaiahao Church celebrates selected Hawaiian Royalty (Alii) who are of particular importance for the Church by holding special Sunday services in their honor. These Sundays are set aside as Alii Sunday.
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    Kawaiahao Church
    957 Punchbowl St
    Honolulu, HI 96813
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  • DISCOVERING YOUR FUTURE IN AVIATION 03/31/12-03/31/12 10:00am - 4:00pm

    Career fair, interactive science exhibits, trade show, aviation demonstrations and seminars about the contributions men and women have made to aviation.
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    Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor
    Lexington Blvd., Ford Island
    Honolulu, HI 96818
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  • OCEAN’S MOTION 04/20/12-04/20/12 7:30pm - 10:00pm

    Ocean’s Motion: The Leafy Weedy Sea Dragons & Other Dances Inspired by a story by Tamara Montgomery and illustrations by Joseph D.Dodd Directed by Amy Lynn Schiffner and Betsy Fisher Choreography by UHM Dance Faculty
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    Kennedy Theatre
    1770 East-West Road
    Honolulu, HI 96822
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Valentines Day 2011 - Honolulu

posted Feb 3, 2012, 5:27 PM by Jake Vaughan

  • Chef Mavro is offering "A Week of Love" with a Valentine's Pavlova dessert Feb. 8-14.  Plus a special six-course "Valentine's Gourmet Dream," $140, on the 13th, 14th and by advance notice, the 15th. (808) 944-4714
  • On Feb. 14, Nobu Waikiki offers an extravagant eight-course omakase menu, $130, and a special chocolate-infused champagne with strawberry foam.  (808) 237-6999
  • Alan Wong has a four-course Valentine's prix fixe, $85, that includes a "Four Play" of appetizers. (808) 949-2526
  • From Feb. 11-18, Hoku's has a Lover's Menu, five courses named Anticipation, Flirtation. Romance, Passion and Sweet Addictions, all a la carte.  Plus, for those who prefer an afternoon delight, there's an Afternoon of Love brunch, Feb. 13.  (808) 739-8760
  • Vino has a five-course Valentine's prix fixe, that includes candy-striped beet salad, $55, Feb. 14 by reservation only. (808) 533-4476
  • At the Halekulani, La Mer offers a $95 five-course Valentine’s Romance Dinner that concludes with a Sweet Surprise dessert, along with La Mer’s chocolates.  The Valentine’s Day Dinner at Orchids is four courses,  priced at $70.  Reservations required, collared shirts and slacks are required for gentlemen. (808) 923-2311
  • Ruth's Chris Steak House is offering a $20 gift card to all Valentines.  It opens 4 p.m. Feb. 14. Restaurant Row (808) 599-3860, Waikiki (808) 440-7010.
  • Morton's The Steakhouse has its regular menu and special steak-and-seafood for two menu, $109.99 for two. (808) 949-1300
  • Wolfgang’s Steakhouse has a three-course Valentine's menu that includes a porterhouse steak for two, for $99.95 a couple.  Plus a Wolfgang's Teddy Bear (right) for each couple while supplies last.  (808) 922-3600
  • Romano's Macaroni Grill has Valentine's specials and offers an unspecified free gift to Valentines.  Taking both walk-ins and reservations. (808) 356-8300
  • Apartment 3 has a three-course Valentine's menu, $55, with champagne dinner packages also available.(808) 955-9300
  • Here's an alternative you may not have thought of.  The Laniakea YWCA is offering a three-course Valentine's dinner in its dining room, with music and a complimentary glass of champagne.  Per couple: YWCA Members, $95, YWCA Guests, $125. Reserve before Feb. 11.  (808) 695-2625
  • From Feb. 12.-14, The Willows will have a special $39.95 Valentine's dinner buffet menu that includes a large dessert selection including Red Velvet Cupcakes, Vanilla Panna Cotta and Espresso Flan with Oreo Crumbles. (808) 952-9200
  • Sean Priester's Soul Restaurant is doing two seatings Feb. 14, 5 and 7 p.m., 30 people each seating, with a special fixed menu.  (808) 735-SOUL
  • Feb. 14, the Princess Kaiulani has a Valentine's Buffet on the Pikake Terrace, $42.50.  First, you can renew your wedding vows at a free ceremony, 5:15 p.m., at the hotel's Lava Rock stage. (808) 921-4600
  • If Margaritaville is your notion of romance, Jimmy Buffett's at the Beachcomber is offering a three-course menu with a glass of champagne, $99.95 per couple.  Dinner culminates in a dessert called When the Volcano Blow.  (808) 791-1200
  • Yard House's chef, Carlito Jocson, has whipped up a menu of foods he feels are aphrodisiacs, which includes, improbably, halibut.  But Yard House may be your salvation, because no reservations, first come, first served, available Feb. 11-14.  (808) 923-9273
  • Roy's Hawaii Kai has a five-course Valentine's Day menu that kicks off with a Yamaguchi Sushi Sampler, two more appetizers, and your choice of a dozen different entrées, topped off by a Pavlova for two, priced from $65 to $90 depending on your choice of entrée.  (808) 396-ROYS

    On Valentine's Weekend, Feb. 11, 12 and 14th, 12th Avenue Grill is offering a hot Brazilian cocktail or moscato d'asti to start, with specials like wild-caught salmon in a pinot buerre rouge of flame grilled Maui Cattle Co. tenderloin and stuffed giant shrimp.  For dessert: Vanilla Bean Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Dark Chocolate Dipped Kula Strawberries. (808) 732-9469

    On Valentine's Day, 3660 On The Rise has a three-course, $70 "Love is in the Air" menu, complete with a duet of desserts, Grand Marnier Panna Cotta with Strawberries and Chocolate Truffle Roulade with Raspberries.  (808) 737-1177

    Feb. 14, The Plumeria Beach House at the Kahala Resort is offering "Passion: A Lover's Aphrodisiac Buffet."  Says the hotel, "At the Passion buffet, libidos are fortified with known aphrodisiacs such as fresh oysters, raw on the half shell, or basil-infused catch of the day."  Plus it promises more food stations than you can visit and flowing rivers of chocolate.  $60 for adults and $30 for children 4-12, though people don't commonly feed children aphrodisiacs.  (808) 739-8760

    Bali-by-the-Sea's open-air beach-view tables are, to us, anyway, quite the romantic spot.  The Hilton Hawaiian Village restaurant is offering an $85 four-course Valentine's Day dinner.  It starts with Yukon truffled potato soup with crispy oysters (could we keep that on the menu?) and offers a choice of rack of lamb or steak and shrimp, and ends with a Waialua Chocolate pyramid. (808) 949-4321

    If you feel like luxuriating, you can schedule a pre- or post-prandial side-by-side couples massage in the Hilton's Mandara Spa, on special at only $199. (808) 945-7721

    Ola at Turtle Bay Resort is booked solid Valentine's day, but you might try Friday, Saturday or Sunday for such "Weekend of Love" specials as 9-ounce New York Steak and Grilled Alaskan King Crab Legs, $55. (808) 293-0801

    Padovani's Grill is promising a special Valentine's menu, and since it's new, there may be a nice table left. (808) 955-3501. If you visit the restaurant, there's even a handy chocolate counter there, so you can score points twice.  It's certainly a busy time for Philippe Padovani, since it's the biggest week for Padovani's Chocolates as well.  (808) 955-3501

    And here's a bit of insider info: If your taste runs to the risqué, Padovani makes the (interestingly shaped) chocolates for erotic boutique, Sensually Yours(808) 599-1655


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November Community Events for Oahu 2011

posted Nov 9, 2011, 1:03 AM by Jake Vaughan

12TH ANNUAL DOWN SYMDROME BUDDY WALK/INAUGURAL 5K BUDDY FUN RUN 11/01/11 6:00am
The Buddy walk is to promote the understanding and acceptance of people with Down Syndrome. Held at Kapiolani Park in Waikiki. 6 a.m.
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Kapiolani Park 
3840 Paki Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
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“BREAKING THE SOUND BARRIER” ~ AN EVENING WITH CHUCK YEAGER 11/03/11-11/03/11 6:00pm - 8:00pm
"Presentation by the ace pilot who broke the sound barrier in 1947; cocktails and heavy pupu reception to follow. $25 in advance; $35 at the door. Reservations, 808-441-1007 or SpecialEvents@PacificAviationMuseum.org. A 
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Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor 
319 Lexington Blvd.
Honolulu, HI 96818
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11TH ANNUAL BLACK & WHITE NIGHT 11/04/11-11/04/11 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Dress up or Dress down, but DRESS IN BLACK & WHITE! Treasure Hunt Game; Costume Contest with cash prizes; Live Music; Face Painting; Great Prizes & Giveaways!
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Hilo Information Center 
329 Kamehameha Avenue
Hilo, HI 
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OKLAHOMA! 11/04/11-11/04/11 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Change is in the air in the Oklahoma Territory in 1906. Statehood is imminent; ranchers and farmers struggle to put aside differences; Curly wrestles with his future.
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Kennedy Theatre Box Office 
1770 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
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HAWAII OPERA THEATRE BALL 11/05/11 6:00pm
The BEST party in town! Join us for dinner, dancing, entertainment and a silent auction...all to benefit Hawaii Opera Theatre.
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Sheraton Waikiki 
2255 Kalakaua Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
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MAUI MOVIE PREMIERE "WHEN THE MOUNTAIN CALLS" 11/05/11-11/05/11 7:00pm - 9:00pm
"When the Mountain Calls" explores the director Tom Vendetti's experiences traveling through the Himalayas discovering the meaning and sources of happiness in unexpected places.
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Maui Arts and Cultural Center, Castle Theatre 
One Cameron Way
Kahului, HI 96738
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HAWAII SPIRIT & HEALING GARDEN FESTIVAL 11/04/11-11/06/11
The Hawaii Spirit & Healing Garden Festival is a 3-day celebration of Yoga, Dance, Music, Movement, Health & Wellness, and Hawaiian Culture. With workshops, classes, the Hawaii Health expo, and ocean front Music concert!
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Turtle Bay Resort 
57-091 Kamehameha Hwy
Kahuku, HI 96731
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DESSERT FANTASY 2011 11/06/11-11/06/11 1:00pm - 3:00pm
It is one of Hawaii's favorite food events, United Cerebral Palsy Association of Hawaii's Dessert Fantasy ... 50 of the tastiest desserts in Hawaii all in one room, and two hours of unlimited sampling.
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Pacific Beach Hotel 
2490 Kalakaua Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
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HAWAIIAN SLACK KEY GUITAR & UKULELE CONCERT - MENEHUNE MOONRISE 11/06/11-11/06/11 3:00pm - 5:00pm
“Tune Your World to Aloha” with a traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert. 
FREE gift drawing. Tickets $20 ($15 kids, seniors).  Proceeds support the center and this program. 
Call 826-1469 for more info and 
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Hanalei Community Center 
Malolo Rd.
Hanalei, HI 96714
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HIC PRO 10/28/11-11/10/11

Sunset Beach - The kick-start to the annual big wave winter season.
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Sunset Beach
Haleiwa, HI 96712
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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RAINBOW WAHINE VOLLEYBALL VS. LOUISIANA TECH 11/10/11 7:00pm
College women volleyball held at the Stan Sheriff Center.
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Stan Sheriff Center 
1355 Lower Campus Rd
Honolulu, HI 96822
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WALDORF HANDCRAFTERS MARKET DAY 2011 11/11/11-11/11/11 10:00am - 4:00pm
Veteran's Day Sale for the holidays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Honolulu Waldorf Athletic Field, Niu Valley Campus.
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Honolulu Waldorf Athletic Field, Niu Valley Campus 
350 Ulua St
Honolulu, HI 96821
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HALEIWA ARTFEST 11/12/11-11/12/11 9:00am - 4:00pm
Haleiwa Artfest with made in Hawaii handcrafts by the Handcraters & Artisans Alliance, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Liliuokalani Protestant Church grounds, Kamehameha Hwy. (across Matsmoto Shave Ice).
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Liliuikalani Protestant Church 
66-090 Kamehameha Hwy
Haleiwa, HI 96712
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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RAINBOW WAHINE VOLLEYBALL VS. NEW MEXICO STATE AGGIE 11/12/11 7:00pm
College women volleyball held at the Stan Sheriff Center.
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Stan Sheriff Center 
1355 Lower Campus Rd
Honolulu, HI 96822
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DIAMOND HEAD ARTS & CRAFT FAIR 11/13/11-11/13/11 9:00am - 2:00pm
With more than 200 crafters and handmade crafts handmade in Hawaii.
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Kapiolani Community College 
4303 Diamond Head Rd
Honolulu, HI 96816
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SHICHI GO SAN: KEIKI KIMONO DRESSING 11/13/11-11/13/11 10:00am - 3:00pm
Dozens of island keiki will get the chance to dress in kimono at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii on Sunday, November 13, 2011. Shichi Go San, literally translated as “seven, five, three,” stems from the Meiji Era 
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Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii 
2454 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96826
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6TH ANNUAL U.S. VETS 5K PATRIOT RUN/WALK 11/19/11 8:00am
Wear your red-white-and-blue and run or walk in honor of a veteran or a friend or family member currently serving in the armed services!
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Waterfront at Puuloa 
5105 Iroquois Ave
Ewa Beach, HI 96706
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LYON ARBORETUM HOLIDAY PLANT & CRAFT FAIR 11/19/11-11/19/11 9:00am - 2:00pm

Lyon Arboretum Holiday Plant & Craft Fair, with nurseries selling assorted ti, heliconia, ginger, native plants and ferns, anthuriums, orchids, tillandsias and other bromeliads, handmade holiday wreaths, jams and jellies, books 
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Lyon Arboretum 
3860 Manoa Rd
Honolulu, HI 96822
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2011 HAWAII HEALING GARDEN - BIG ISLAND FESTIVAL 11/19/11-11/19/11 10:00am - 5:00pm
A Celebration of Life: Hula, Cultural Healing Arts, Makahiki Games, and a Feats of Hawaii's Culinary Cuisine
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Keauhou Beach Resort 
78-6740 Alii Dr
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
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POINT PANIC MUSIC FESTIVAL | ALTERNATIVE ROCK 11/19/11 4:00pm
BAMP Project & Guerilla Union proudly presents...   Point Panic Music Festival featuring Sublime with Rome, Pepper, Iration, & Dub Trio   Nov 19, 4pm doors Kakaako Waterfront Park Amphitheater GA $45, VIP $120* (In advance)
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Kaka'ako Beach Park Amphitheater 
677 Ala Moana Boulevard
Honolulu, HI 96813
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POINT PANIC MUSIC FESTIVAL | ALTERNATIVE ROCK 11/19/11 4:00pm
BAMP Project & Guerilla Union proudly presents...   Point Panic Music Festival featuring Sublime with Rome, Pepper, Iration, & Dub Trio   Nov 19, 4pm doors Kakaako Waterfront Park Amphitheater GA $45, VIP $120* (In advance)
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Kaka'ako Beach Park Amphitheater 
677 Ala Moana Boulevard
Honolulu, HI 96813
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2011 UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII FOOTBALL WARRIORS VS. FRESNO STATE 11/19/11 6:00pm
University of Hawaii Football Warriors vs. Fresno State  at the Aloha Stadium.
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Aloha Stadium 
99-500 Salt Lake Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96818
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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII WARRIORS FOOTBALL VS. FRESNO STATE BULLDOGS 11/19/11 6:00pm
College football held at the Aloha Stadium, 6 p.m.
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Aloha Stadium 
99-500 Salt Lake Blvd
Aiea, HI 96701
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WAIKIKI ARTFEST IN KAPIOLANI PARK 11/19/11-11/20/11 9:00am - 4:00pm
Our Waikiki Artfest features approximately 75-100 fine artists and handcraft artisans who display their own art for sale including jewelry of all types, clothing, wood products, stained glass, ceramics, soaps and candles, bags, 
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Kapiolani Park 
3833 Paki Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
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Everyone Loves a Parade:

November 25, 2011
TASTE OF KALIHI sponsored by the Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii Foundation/City & County of Honolulu. The event is  expected to have 3,000+ participants.  The event will close Colburn St., from McNeil St. & halfway to Waiakamilo Rd.from 5am for setup.  Contact:  Eddie Agas ph. 783-3327, E-mail: filipinochamberhi@gmail.com   For more info, visit their website:  http://www.tasteofkalihi.com/ or http://www.filipinochamber.org/
Friday
5:30PM Starts
7:00PM Ends

November 25, 2011
LILIHA/PALAMA CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Liliha Palama Business Association. The event is expected to have 100 marchers & 10 vehicles.  It will start at United Church of Christ, to Judd St., to Liliha St., to N. King St., to end at Kohou St. Contact:  Demaney Kihe 525-8159, Fax:  533-4948, E-mail:  dkihe@fhb.com
Friday
5:45PM Starts
8:00PM Ends

November 25, 2011
KALIHI BUSINESS ASSOCIATION CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Kalihi Business Association. The event is expected to have 100+ marchers, 15 vehicles, 2 floats and 3 bands.  It will start at Kalihi Union Church, toN. King St., to Mokauea St., to Dillingham Blvd., to Waiakamilo Rd./Houghtailing St., to N. School St., to end at Kam Shopping Center.  Contact: Winnie Mokiao 848-4734 E-mail:  wmokiao@bbh.org or Brad Santiago 541-5312 E-mail:  brsantia@ksbe.edu
November 25, 2011 Friday
7:00PM Starts
9:00PM Ends

November 26, 2011
WAIKIKI HOLIDAY PARADE sponsored by Gateway Music Festival & Tours/Superior Bands. The event is expected to have 4,000 marchers, 40 vehicles, & 38 bands.  It will start at Saratoga Rd/Kalakaua Avenue to Kalakaua Ave, to Monsarrat Ave., to end at Queen Kapiolani Park.  Contact: Lauren VanScoy 763-238-8745, E-mail: Lauren.vanscoy@musicfestivals.com
November 26, 2011 Saturday
10:00AM Starts
12noon Ends

November 26, 2011
WAIANAE COAST CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Waianae Coast Rotary Club. The event is expected to have 1,000 marchers, 30 vehicles, 30 floats, 5 bands & 3 horse groups.  It will start at Waianae Boat Harbor, to Farrington Hwy., to end at Waianae Mall. Contact: Anson O. Rego 696-7061 Fax: 696-7765  Email: regoa@hawaii.rr.com
November 26, 2011 Saturday
10:00AM Starts
11:30AM Ends

November 26, 2011
HAWAII KAI XMAS PARADE sponsored by Hawaii Kai Lions Club. The event is expected to have 1,000 marchers, 30 vehicles, & 2 bands.  It will start at Kamiloiki Park, to Lunalilo Home Rd., to end at Koko Marina Shopping Center. Contact: Walter Kuroiwa  395-3384
November 26, 2011 Saturday
3:00PM Starts
8:00PM Ends

November 26, 2011
KANEOHE XMAS TREE LIGHTING STREET FEST (Windward City Lights) sponsored by City and County of Honolulu/Hope Chapel/Windward Baptist Church/Kaneohe Xmas Parade Committee. The event is expected to have 3,000 participants. The event will close all lanes, Waikalua Rd., from Kamehameha Hwy to Halemuku St. from 1 pm  Contact: Kaleve Iosefa 768-6622   Email; kiosefa@honolulu.gov







October Community Events for Oahu, 2011

posted Sep 30, 2011, 2:02 AM by Jake Vaughan   [ updated Sep 30, 2011, 2:28 AM ]

Imagination Movers
Fri, Oct 7 @ Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, HI     map
Family and Kids Events
Imagination Movers eviesays.com

Clean Energy Fair
Sat, Oct 15 @ Pearlridge Shopping Center, Aiea, HI     map
Events, Family and Kids Events
Hawaiian Electric Company's signature energy awareness month event, featuring FREE family fun activities, interactive booths on clean energy topics, and entertainment by Mad Science of Hawaii, Na Hoku… hawaiieventsonline.com

Season's Best Craft & Gift Fair Extravaganza
Fri, Oct 21 @ Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, HI     map
Events, Family and Kids Events
The 2011 holiday craft & gift fair season officially begins this weekend with 3 days of exciting, fun-filled shopping and food frenzy. Don"t wait until the last minute to do your Christmas shopping. S… hawaiieventsonline.com

Celebrate Kaimuki Kanikapila
Sat, Oct 29 @ Kaimuki Community Park, Honolulu, HI     map
Events, Family and Kids Events
A craft fair and street festival that is free and fun for the whole family featuring local crafters, Kaimuki merchants and lots of good food. Free prize giveaways. 150 booths, entertainment throughout… hawaiieventsonline.com
http://www.goby.com/family-and-kids-events--near--honolulu-hi

WINDWARD HOOLAULEA 10/01/11-10/01/11 9:00am - 8:00pm
Enjoy top island entertainment and family fun on Windward Community College's Great Lawn, featuring ono food, crafts, silent auction, keiki games and rides, and much fun! Free
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Windward Community College 
45-720 Keaahala Rd
Kaneohe, HI 96744
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SYMPOSIUM - ASIA'S HOT ART SPOT: WHAT IS HAWAII ROLE? 10/01/11 1:30pm
Fumio Nanjo, director of the Mori Art Museum in Tokyo, will talk about the booming Asian art scene—from Japan, China, India and Indonesia to Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Jordan, Iraq and Iran.
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Honolulu Academy of Arts 
900 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96814
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2011 HAWAII FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL - FROM MAUKA TO MAKAI 10/01/11-10/01/11 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Food and wine aficionados are invited to join world class chefs and top-tier vintners in paradise for the inaugural Hawaii Food & Wine Festival (September 29-October 1, 2011) that promises to combine breathtaking scenery with 
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Hilton Hawaiian Village 
2005 Kalia Road
Honolulu, 96815
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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RAINBOW WAHINE VOLLEYBALL VS. FRESNO STATE BULLDOGS 10/01/11 7:00pm
College women volleyball held at the Stan Sheriff Center.
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Stan Sheriff Center 
1355 Lower Campus Rd
Honolulu, HI 96822
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WINDWARD 25K RACE 10/02/11 6:00am
Sponsored by Mid-Pacific Road Runners Club, starting at Kailua Beach Park towards Lanikai and around Lanikai and back to Kailua Beach Park, 6 a.m.
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Kailua Beach Park 
450 Kawailoa Rd
Kailua, HI 96734
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HAWAII CHILDREN AND YOUTH DAY 10/02/11-10/02/11 10:00am - 3:00pm
Hawaii Children and Youth Day is an annual event held on the grounds of the State Capitol Building and extends to the adjacent government buildings in the surrounding area, from Alapai to Richards Street, and Queen Street (makai) 
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415 S. Beretania St 
Honolulu, HI 96813
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WIKI WIKI ONE DAY VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES & HAWAIIANA SHOW 10/02/11-10/02/11 10:30am - 4:30pm
The Wiki Wiki One Day Vintage Collectibles & Hawaiiana Show is a strictly vintage 20 years and older collectibles & antiques show and sale at the Blaisdell Center Hawaii Suites in Honolulu. Vendors are from Mainland U.S., Outer 
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Neal Blaisdell Hawaii Suites 
777 Ward Ave
Honolulu, HI 96814
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HONOLULU CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: CAVANI STRING QUARTET 10/02/11 7:30pm
Naumberg Prize winners and Suzuki specialists from the Cleveland Institute of Music, The Cavani String Quartet is an irresistible presence on stage. Doris Duke Theatre, 7:30 p.m. $45.
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Honolulu Academy of Arts 
900 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96814
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CHAMBER MUSIC HAWAII: THE SPRING WIND QUINTET FEATURING COMPOSER JON MAGUSSEN 10/03/11 7:30pm
Composer Jon Magnussen narrates his opus Pakaa.
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Honolulu Academy of Arts 
900 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96814
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SPRING WIND QUINTET PRESENTS PAKAA 10/03/11-10/03/11 7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Spring Wind Quintet presents Paka`a by Jon Magnussen who will also narrate this work based on the Hawaiian legend of a young boy from Kauai who surprises his village by becoming a fisherman. Composer Jon Magnussen, once a boy 
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Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Academy of Arts 
901 Kinau Street
Honolulu, HI 
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CHOPSTICKS & WINE 2011 10/05/11-10/05/11 5:30pm - 8:30pm
10th Annual Benefit for Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce Wednesday, October 5 From 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at New Location, The Hawaii Convention Center
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The Hawaii Convention Center 
1801 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815
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FORD IRONMAN TRIATHLON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 10/08/11
The top 1,800 triathletes from around the world (50 countries and all 50 States) converge on Kona for this Super-Bowl of triathlon events, featuring a 2.4-mile ocean swim, a 112-mile bike course and a 26.2-mile run. 
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Kona Coast 
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
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A PAINA UNDER THE KAKAAKO MOON 10/08/11 6:30pm
On Saturday, October 8, 2011, Voyager School Foundation will host its Paina Under the Kakaako Moon Fundraiser to celebrate Voyager Charter School's 10th Anniversary and to kick-off its 'A Place to Call Home Capital Campaign'.
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Voyager Charter School 
547 Halekauwila St
Honolulu, HI 96813
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JOAN SORIANO- THE DUKE OF BACHATA 10/08/11 8:00pm
Wielding his steel string guitar Soriano, blends Afro-Dominican sacred traditions with bachata, imparting his music with down to earth spirit and dance-ability. (Yes, there will be room to dance!)
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Leeward Community College Theatre 
96-045 Ala Ike
Pearl City, HI 96782
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The Hispanic Heritage Festival & Health Fair, - 10/8 - 10/9
Kapiolani Park / Bandstand, Waikiki,  10 am - 6 pm
Crafters, health & community agencies, specialty & business vendors, food, entertainment, jumpers & activities for keiki & more.  Free & open to the public.


HINANO MOLOKAI HOE 10/09/11 7:00am
MOLOKAI HOE CANOE RACE - A 41-mile Outrigger Canoe race from Molokai to Oahu across the Kaiwi Channel, the Molokai Hoe is considered the world championship of men's long-distance outrigger canoe racing.
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HINANO MOLOKAI HOE 10/09/11 7:00am
MOLOKAI HOE CANOE RACE - A 41-mile Outrigger Canoe race from Molokai to Oahu across the Kaiwi Channel, the Molokai Hoe is considered the world championship of men's long-distance outrigger canoe racing.
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Hale O Lono Harbor 
Lee Shore Rd
Maunaloa, HI 96770
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2011 HAWAII FISHING AND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL 10/09/11-10/09/11 9:00am - 4:00pm
The HFSF takes place on Honolulu’s Fishing Village at Pier 38 on Sunday, October 9, 2011 from 9am-4pm.
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Honolulu's Fishing Village 
Pier 38
Honolulu, HI 96813
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SUNDAY WALK IN THE PARK 10/09/11-10/09/11 1:00pm - 2:30pm
This month's 1.5-hour, 1.5-mile round trip walk will explore the Iliahi (Sandalwood) Trail. We'll hike through rain forest and past steam vents, with views of Kilauea Caldera, Halemaumau Crater, and Mauna Loa.
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park 
1 Crater Rim Drive
HNP, HI 96718
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FALL FOOTHOLDS 10/12/11-10/12/11 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Fall Footholds Oct 12, 13, 14, 15 at 8pm; Oct 16 at 2pm Post-Show Rap: Oct 14 The latest work by student choreographers and dancers.
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Earle Ernst Lab Theatre 
1770 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822


HONOLULU ACADEMY OF ARTS - BANK OF HAWAII FAMILY SUNDAY 10/18/11-10/18/11 11:00am - 5:00pm
Every October the Society for Creative Anachroism turns Family Sunday into a Medieval fair, with kids putting on helmets and battling knights. And the LEGO Enthusiasts Association of Hawaii (L.E.A.H.I.) wows the crowd with 
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Honolulu Academy of Arts 
900 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96814
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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RAINBOW WAHINE VOLLEYBALL VS. NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH 10/18/11 7:00pm
College women volleyball held at the Stan Sheriff Center.
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Stan Sheriff Center 
1355 Lower Campus Rd
Honolulu, HI 96822
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TITA LIMA IN CONCERT 10/20/11 7:30pm
Brazilian singer and composer Tita Lima performs her signature mix of samba-soul and trip-hop.
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Honolulu Academy of Arts 
900 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96814
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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII RAINBOW WAHINE VOLLEYBALL VS. UTAH STATE AGGIES 10/21/11 7:00pm
College women volleyball held at the Stan Sheriff Center.
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Stan Sheriff Center 
1355 Lower Campus Rd
Honolulu, HI 96822
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COME FLY WITH ME ~ NEW PAN AM EXHIBIT TAKES OFF AT PACIFIC AVIATION MUSEUM PEARL HARBOR 10/22/11-10/22/11 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Marking the 70th Anniversary of Passenger Flight to Hawaii, we'll unveil our long awaited tribute to the greatness of the airline known as PAN AM. A special exhibit unveiling and reception will host dignitaries, press, and 
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Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor 
319 Lexington Blvd.
Honolulu, HI 96818
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2011 UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII FOOTBALL WARRIORS VS. NEW MEXICO STATE (HOMECOMING GAME) 10/22/11 6:00pm
University of Hawaii Football Warriors vs. New Mexico State  at the Aloha Stadium. Bring your green ti-leaf, it's Homecoming Night!
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Aloha Stadium 
99-500 Salt Lake Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96818
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UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII WARRIORS FOOTBALL VS. NEW MEXICO STATE AGGIE (HOMECOMING NIGHT) 10/22/11 6:00pm
College football held at the Aloha Stadium, 6 p.m. Enjoy the Homecoming celebration!
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Aloha Stadium 
99-500 Salt Lake Blvd
Aiea, HI 96701
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HAWAII INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY HALEKULANI 10/13/11-10/23/11
This festival features film screenings of productions from the Asia-Pacific region including Hawaiii-produced films; discussions with the film-makers; award presentations; and special events. Visitors and residents enjoy 
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Dole Cannery Theater 
735 Iwilei Rd
Honolulu, HI 96814
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WAIKIKI ARTFEST IN KAPIOLANI PARK 10/22/11-10/23/11 9:00am - 4:00pm
Our Waikiki Artfest features approximately 75-100 fine artists and handcraft artisans who display their own art for sale including jewelry of all types, clothing, wood products, stained glass, ceramics, soaps and candles, bags, 
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Kapiolani Park 
3833 Paki Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
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SECOND ANNUAL TARO FESTIVAL 10/23/11-10/23/11 9:00am - 1:00pm
A celebration of Hawaii's most culturally significant crop: TARO! The festival includes Poi Pounding, Board Shaping, Stone Cutting Demos, Contest for Heaviest Taro, Konane Tournament, Kanikapila, Hula, and chef demos
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Joseph P. Leong Bypass & Kamehameha Hwy 
Haleiwa, HI 96712
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NA MELE O HAWAII - NA KAHIKO KULA: THE OLD SCHOOL 10/23/11 4:00pm
Join Kimo Hussey (featured in the film Mighty Uke) and the Pacific Music Foundation Dancers and friends for an afternoon of backyard ukulele, guitar and hula featuring traditional Hawaiian music played in the real old style
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Honolulu Academy of Arts 
900 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96814
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JDRF HAWAII 19TH ANNUAL WALK TO CURE DIABETES 10/29/11 8:30am
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation was founded by parents whose children have type 1 diabetes. JDRF Hawaii presents Oahu's 18th Annual Walk to Cure Diabetes on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at Kapiolani Park. 
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Kapiolani Park 
3840 Paki Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
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CELEBRATE KAIMUKI KANIKAPILA 10/29/11-10/29/11 9:00am - 3:00pm
A free craft fair and street festival open to the public, fun for the family with handcrafted items by local artists, food, all day entertainment that celebrates the uniqueness of Kaimuki town.  Games for kids and free prize 
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Waialae Avenue from 11th to Koko Head (street closed for event) and Kaimuki Community Park 
Waialae at 10th
Honolulu, HI 96816
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FIFTH ANNUAL CELEBRATE KAIMUKI KANIKAPILA 10/29/11-10/29/11 9:00am - 3:00pm
Holiday shopping with more than 100 booths, featuring crafts, gift items, food and entertainment and prizes. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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Kaimuki Community Park 
3521 Waialae Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816
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CFA HALLOWEEN CAT SHOW 10/29/11-10/29/11 10:00am - 4:00pm
CFA Halloween Cat Show will be held at McCoy Pavilion, Ala Moana Beach Park, Saturday, October 29, 2011, from l0:00 am to 4:00 pm.
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McCoy Paviliion, Ala Moana Beach Park 
1201 Ala Moana Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96814
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HALLOWBALOO NUUANU STREET FESTIVAL 10/29/11 5:00pm
Nothing compares to the simple joy of a street festival in honor of Halloween.
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Nuuanu Street between Beretania and Nimitz 
Honolulu, HI 96813
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Harvest Festival Craft and Gift Fair - Oct 29th
Pearl City Highlands Elementary School (PEACHES),
1419 Waimano Home Rd., 9 am - 3 pm
Great crafts & gifts for the upcoming holidays; food booths run by school grade levels & organizations from PEACHES.
 
Splendor of China Cultural and Trade Festival - Oct 29-30
Neal Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall, 777 Ward Ave., 
Sat: 10am - 9pm,  Sun: 10am - 5pm
Various performances by dancers, acrobats and musicians from China and other Asian countries; demonstrations of martial arts, Chinese medicine and fitness; keiki arts and crafts; wide variety of vendor booths, both local and from China.  General admission of $3 with children free and special discounts at sponsors' organizations.
http://www.icb-web.net/icb/shoppers.html


POLYNESIAN CULTURAL CENTER HAUNTED LAGOON 10/01/11-10/30/11
Returning for its fourth Halloween season in 2011, the Haunted Lagoon has become Hawaii’s premier haunted attraction. Promising to be an unforgettable night of thrills and excitement, this spooky canoe ride twists through the PCC 
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Polynesian Cultural Center 
55-370 Kamehameha Hwy
Laie, HI 96762
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PIERROT IN THE MOONLIGHT 10/31/11-10/31/11 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Hawaii Opera Theatre's Henry Akina directs a staging of Arnold Schoenberg's melodrama Pierrot Lunaire a century after the work premiered. The performance will feature Maya Hoover, mezzo soprano and host of Great Songs on Hawaii 
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Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Academy of Arts 
901 Kinau Street
Honolulu, HI 
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CHAMBER MUSIC HAWAII: PIERROT IN THE MOONLIGHT 10/31/11 7:30pm
All treats and no tricks in this program featuring mezzo-soprano Maya Hooverperforming Arnold Schoenber’s Pierrot Lunaire in the sprechstimme style of dramatic vocalization between singing and speaking.
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Honolulu Academy of Arts 
900 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI 96814
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September 2011 Community Events

posted Aug 23, 2011, 4:46 AM by Jake Vaughan

Waikiki Roughwater Swim 2011
Monday, September 5, 2011 9:00 AM 
Sans Souci Beach between the Natatorium and the New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel
Waikiki, HI
http://www.waikikiroughwaterswim.com/

Na Wahine o Ke Kai 2011
An exciting women’s canoe race from Molokai to OahuSunday, September 25, 2011  8am
http://www.nawahineokekai.com/

2011 Royal Court Investiture

Thursday, September 1, 2011, 3:00pm
Hilton Hawaiian Village
Traditional chant and hula highlight this annual event as the 2011 Alii receive their royal symbols of reign during ceremonies on the grounds of the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Free admission.

2011 Opening Ceremony

Thursday, September 1, 2011, 5:30pm
Royal Hawaiian Center, Royal Grove
This ceremony marks the official beginning of the 2011 Aloha Festivals event on Oahu. Traditional hula and chant introduce our Royal Court on the grounds of the Royal Hawaiian Center's Royal Grove. Free admission.

2011 Waikiki Hoolaulea

Saturday, September 17, 2011, 7:00pm
On Kalakaua Avenue between Lewers & Kapahulu Avenues
Celebrating its 59th year and the 2011 theme of Island Music, the largest block party will kick off with the arrival of the Royal Court. Multiple stages of entertainment, lots of food, lei vendors and hula crafters will be spread along 12 city blocks of the world famous Kalakaua Avenue. Free admission.

2011 Aloha Festivals Floral Parade

Saturday, September 24, 2011, 9:00am
From Ala Moana Park, along Kalakaua Avenue to Kapiolani Park
A colorful equestrian procession of female and male pau riders, extravagant floats with cascades of Hawaiian flowers, hula Halau and marching bands will brighten Kalakaua Avenue from Ala Moana Park to Kapiolani Park. This is a "must see" event! Free admission
http://www.alohafestivals.com/pages/events/oahu.html


The Pearlridge Keiki Hoolaulea

Saturday, September 10, 2011, 10am - 3pm
Pearlridge Center - Presented by Pearlridge center. Phone: 488-0981 visit their 
www.pearlridgeonline.com

Adopt-A-Highway w/ East Oahu Realty

posted Aug 23, 2011, 3:32 AM by Jake Vaughan   [ updated Aug 23, 2011, 3:35 AM ]

On August 27, 2011, from 9-11am, join the East Oahu Realty Adopt-A-Highway Team of volunteers and help clean a section of Kalanianaole Highway. The section that we will be focusing on will be from Makai Pier until Sea Life Park. This section will also include some areas on the beach. 

What you should bring: Sunscreen/Sun Protection & Closed Toe Shoes.

What will be provided: Trash bags, Gloves, Reflective Vests, Water & Other Beverages.

The meeting spot is at Makai Pier. The location is in the Google Maps link below.

Makai Pier in Google Maps: http://maps.google.com/maps?q=makai+pier%2C+honolulu&hl=en&ll=21.319082%2C-157.67046&spn=0.015312%2C0.027595&sll=21.306944%2C-157.858333&sspn=0.245009%2C0.441513&t=h&z=15

Adopt-a-Highway

August 2011 Community Events

posted Jul 15, 2011, 2:06 AM by Jake Vaughan   [ updated Jul 22, 2011, 1:56 AM ]

8/19 - 8/21/11 - Made In Hawaii Festival

10am - 9pm ($4 Admission) 

Neal Blaisdell Exhibition Hall & Arena

Produced by the Made In Hawaii Association, and sponsored by First Hawaiian Bank, The Festival attracts over 35,000 visitors, including buyers from around the world. The Festival’s product line include food, books, gifts, fashions, plants, art, crafts, produce and more.

http://madeinhawaiifestival.com/page1.aspx



8/19/2011 - Statehood Day

Statehood Day is a state holiday celebrated on the third Friday of the month, observing the anniversary of Hawaiian statehood.





8/20/11 - Relay For Life - Kamehameha Schools

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is more than just an event to me. It is my personal opportunity to help save lives from cancer by supporting the American Cancer Society.It's amazing to think that millions of people will be diagnosed with cancer this year. Somebody close to us may be one of them.

http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLFY11National?px=17557393&pg=personal&fr_id=31954



8/21/11 - OceanFest 2011

5pm - Opening Ceremonies @ Hilton Hawaiian Village - afternoon

  Waterman's Hall of Fame Dinner @ Hilton Hawaiian Village - evening


Wednesday, August 24th (Duke's Birthday)

  Morning Lei Draping @ Duke Statue - 7am


Wednesday, August 24th through August 27th

  Toes Professional Longboard Contest @ Queens Beach - all day

  Tandem Surfing

  C4 Stand-up Surfing

  Access Surf Exhibition

  Legends Contest


Thursday, August 25th

  Toes Professional Longboard Contest @ Queens Beach - all day

  Tandem Surfing

  C4 Stand-up Surfing

  Access Surf Exhibition

  Legends Contest


Friday, August 26th 

  Toes Professional Longboard Contest @ Queens Beach - all day

  Tandem Surfing

  C4 Stand-up Surfing

  Access Surf Exhibition

  Legends Contest


Saturday, August 27th

  Duke's Waikiki Ocean Mile Swim @ Duke's Waikiki - 9am start

  Paddleboard Race @ Hawaii Kai to Waikiki - 10am start

  Beach Volleyball competition @ V-ball Courts / Queens - 9am start

  KINE Luau @ Aquarium - 6pm


Sunday, August 28th

  Surfboard Water Polo @ The Groin - 8am to 3pm

  Kahala Challenge @ Hilton - All Day

http://www.dukefoundation.org/index.php?Itemid=62&id=29&option=com_content&task=blogcategory

July Community Events

posted Jun 18, 2011, 4:40 AM by Jake Vaughan   [ updated Jun 24, 2011, 4:46 PM ]

4th Annual Independence Day at Maunalua Bay
- Live entertainment & food booths!
Anuhea, Dennis Kamakahi, Steve Maii & Friends and Maunalua.
July 4, 2011 Monday
1:00PM Starts
9:00PM Ends
http://www.independencedayatmaunaluabay.org/

4th of July Weekend at Ala Moana Center, Production by HPE
Start Time: Sunday, July 4 at 12:00pm
End Time: Sunday, July 4 at 9:00pm
Where: Ala Moana Center

To see more details and RSVP, follow the link below:
http://www.facebook.com/n/?event.php&eid=129999487023500&mid=283bfb0G23e4608dG4e1ae3bG7&n_m=surferjake%40gmail.com

4TH OF JULY PARADE sponsored by City & County of Honolulu. The event will have 500 marchers, 30 vehicles, & 5 bands It will start at Saratoga Rd./Kalakaua Ave., to Kalakaua Ave., to end at Queen Kapiolani Park.
July 3, 2011 Sunday
5:00PM Starts
6:30PM Ends

Walter MacFarlane Canoe Surf Race - Waikiki
July 4, 2011 Monday
10:00AM Starts
3PM Ends

EPILEPSY FOUNDATION FREEDOM RUN sponsored by Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii/USA Track & Field. The event will have 300 runners. It will start on Akiohala St. dead end (Kailua High School), to Keolu Dr., to Akake Pl., to turnaround in dead end,  to Akake Pl.,  - to Keolu Dr., to  Akiohala St., to end at Kailua High School Finish area.
www.hawaiiepilepsy.com/efh
July 4, 2011 Monday
7:00AM Starts
8:30Am Ends

KAILUA 4TH OF JULY INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE sponsored by Kailua Chamber of Commerce. The event will have 200 marchers, 40 vehicles, 40 floats, & 4 bands It will start at Kainalu Dr./Omao St., to Kainalu Drive, to end at Kailua Intermediate School.
July 4, 2011 Monday
10:00AM Starts
12Noon Ends

ALA MOANA 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS DISPLAY sponsored by Ala Moana Shopping Center.  Show will be off Magic Island, Ala Moana Beach Park.
July 4, 2011 Monday
8:30PM Starts
8:50PM Ends

Excel/Cool Air's 33rd Annual Da Hui 4th of July Paddle race Excel and Cool Air presents:
Da Hui O He'e Nalu's 33rd Annual 4th of July Paddleboard and Stand Up Paddle Race from Sunset Beach to Waimea bay!
This will be the 33rd running of the race and are expecting over 500 participants of all ages, so get your favorite board out and join us as we hit the ocean for some good 'ole Hawaiian Style fun.
Last day for Pre-Registration: Wednesday June 29th
Pre-Registrants will receive a limited Earth-Friendly Da Hui Bag!
Awards for top 3 places in each division
SUP board, paddle giveaways, any kine prizes and Live Entertainment, food booths and MORE!
Waimea Bay Lifeguard’s 3rd Annual Keiki Ocean Challenge after the race
Please see the official website link below for more information and online entry blanks...
Sunset beach to Waimea Bay
North Shore of Oahu
Island: Oahu
Charge
$30 individual / $40 Tandem (parent/child, etc.)
Monday, July 4, 2011
7:00am - 5:00pm

THE 4TH ANNUAL HONOLULU SURF FILM FESTIVAL 
Honolulu Academy of Arts
July 8th to 31st, 2011

LANIKAI BIKE PATH 8K RUN IN MEMORY OF DANIEL LEVEY sponsored by Mid-Pacific Roadrunners Club/RRCA. The event is expected to have 150 runners.  It will start by monument on Mokulua Dr., to Aalapapa Dr. bike path twice clockwise, finish at Kailua Beach boat ramp.
July 10, 2011 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends

2011 BayFest The public is invited to Oahu’s largest music and family fun festival, featuring national concert acts, EK Fernandez carnival rides and midway, fireworks, competitions, food and military displays.
Friday, July 15th ~ Hawaii’s favorite duo Cecilio & Kapono will take the stage. Fireworks by Grucci will follow the performance.
Saturday, July 16th ~ Puddle of Mudd and Hoobastank will be a two-for-one treat for post-grunge alternative rock fans.
http://www.bayfesthawaii.com/

31ST ANNUAL TINMAN TRIATHLON sponsored by Tinman Unlimited. The event is expected to have 1,000 participants. Swim will be at: Queens Beach, Queen Kapiolani Park. then : Bike will start at Swim/Bike Transition area, to Kalakaua Ave., to Diamond Head Rd., to Kahala Ave.,  to Kealaolu Ave., to Kalanianaole Hwy., to Lunalilo Home Rd., to Hawaii Kai Dr., to turnaround at Kealahou St., to Hawaii Kai Dr.,to Lunalilo Home Rd.,  to Wailua St., to Keahole St., to Kalanianaole Hwy.,  to  Kilauea Ave.,  to Elepaio St., to Kahala Ave., to Diamond Head Rd., to Kalakaua Ave.,  to transition area in Queen Kapiolani Park, near bandstand Run will start at Kapiolani Park transition area, to  Kalakaua Ave.,  to Kapahulu Ave., to Paki Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., to 18th Ave.,  to Kilauea Ave., to Elepaio St., to Kahala Ave., to Diamond Head Rd.,  to Kalakaua Ave.,  to end at Honolulu marathon finish line. Contact:  Olga Caldwell 595-5317 Fax: 595-5317, E-mail:  tinmanhawaii@hawaii.rr.com  For more info, visit their website:  http://www.tinmanhawaii.com/
July 31, 2011 Sunday
5:20AM Starts
11:00AM Ends
http://www1.honolulu.gov/dts/usage/11/jul11.htm


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