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Coming Soon: 6 New Restaurants and Food Concepts in Chinatown’s Encore Saloon Building

Expect a bakery, a coffee and juice bar, a takeaway spot with sandwiches and pizzas, and a small plates concept with a bar.

Run or Dye Honolulu 2014

On Sept. 1, Honolulu racers participated in the colorful 5K race, Run or Dye Honolulu. At the Aloha Stadium, racers were showered in colorful cornstarch dyes.

The 7 Best Things to Do in Honolulu This Week

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Hawaiian Kennel Club All-Breed Dog Show

On Aug. 30 and 31, the Hawaiian Kennel Club’s All-Breed Dog Show featured a dog show competition at the Neal Blaisdell.

New Gypsy Hawaii Lingerie + 8 More Date Night Staples

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Diamond Head Theatre Celebrates 100 Years of Drama

This year, Diamond Head Theatre celebrates its 100th season. We take a look back on Diamond Head Theatre’s first century... and ahead to the next one.

Editor’s Page: The Right Reasons

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The 8 Best Things To Do in Honolulu This Month

From the Miss Chinatown pageant to a country superstar, September 2014 is filled with some major girl power! (And wine. No girls’ night out is complete without wine.)

VIDEO: Michael Jackson Emerges From Spaceship at Hawaii’s Aloha Stadium

Happy birthday to the King of Pop.

Open House Pick of the Week: Waialae Iki

Architectural design makes this hilltop home an interesting find.

Lei Chic’s Greatest Hits of August

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Hale Aina Happenings: Keep Wining

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The Weekend's Best Fashion and Foodie Events

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Cool New Sculpture Made of Sticks Debuts at Honolulu Museum of Art

Through our partnership with the Honolulu Museum of Art, HONOLULU Magazine publishes a monthly blog written by Lesa Griffith, the museum’s communications director and a talented Hawaii writer on arts, culture and food.

Alan Wong’s 5 Questions for Jason Fox

We asked Alan Wong, who founded the HFWF with Roy Yamaguchi, which chef he would pick to interview, and what five questions he’d ask.

Do You Want To Be a Star on HGTV’s House Hunters?

Hawaii Realtor takes us behind the scenes and offers tips.

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This Week In Honolulu

August 2014

Celebrate Queen Liliuokalani’s 176th birthday on the Iolani Palace grounds for this year’s Onipaa celebration. Listen to music, watch hula performances, take part in cultural...

Cost: Free

Where:
Iolani Palace Grounds
, HI


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This exhibition showcases beautiful wood pieces, from functional furniture to eye-catching artwork, carved from Hawai‘i-grown trees. But don’t expect to see any koa bowls, lauhala or...

Where:
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Honolulu, HI

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This exhibition showcases beautiful wood pieces, from functional furniture to eye-catching artwork, carved from Hawai‘i-grown trees. But don’t expect to see any koa bowls, lauhala or...

Where:
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Honolulu, HI

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This exhibition showcases beautiful wood pieces, from functional furniture to eye-catching artwork, carved from Hawai‘i-grown trees. But don’t expect to see any koa bowls, lauhala or...

Where:
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Honolulu, HI

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This exhibition showcases beautiful wood pieces, from functional furniture to eye-catching artwork, carved from Hawai‘i-grown trees. But don’t expect to see any koa bowls, lauhala or...

Where:
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Honolulu, HI

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The Oahu portion of this multi-island event includes luxurious caviar and champagne tastings, sushi, sake and soju, seminars on exclusive wines, and world-renowned chefs cooking up lavish...

Where:
Various locations
Honolulu, HI


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Yes, it’s the 6th Annual Pau Hana Block Party at Murphy’s Bar & Grill. While any Murphy’s block party is hard to turn down, this one’s also a Hawaii Literacy...

Cost: $35

Where:
Murphy’s Bar & Grill
2 Merchant St.
Honolulu, HI
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Manoa Valley Theatre brings our favorite macabre television family from the '60s back to life (or death) in this musical comedy about a grown-up Wednesday Addams who has fallen in love with...

Cost: $39

Where:
Manoa Valley Theatre
2833 E. Manoa Rd.
Honolulu, HI
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Telephone: 988-6131
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The Oahu portion of this multi-island event includes luxurious caviar and champagne tastings, sushi, sake and soju, seminars on exclusive wines, and world-renowned chefs cooking up lavish...

Where:
Various locations
Honolulu, HI


Website »

More information

This exhibition showcases beautiful wood pieces, from functional furniture to eye-catching artwork, carved from Hawai‘i-grown trees. But don’t expect to see any koa bowls, lauhala or...

Where:
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Honolulu, HI

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Manoa Valley Theatre brings our favorite macabre television family from the '60s back to life (or death) in this musical comedy about a grown-up Wednesday Addams who has fallen in love with...

Cost: $39

Where:
Manoa Valley Theatre
2833 E. Manoa Rd.
Honolulu, HI
View map »


Telephone: 988-6131
Website »

More information

The Oahu portion of this multi-island event includes luxurious caviar and champagne tastings, sushi, sake and soju, seminars on exclusive wines, and world-renowned chefs cooking up lavish...

Where:
Various locations
Honolulu, HI


Website »

More information

This exhibition showcases beautiful wood pieces, from functional furniture to eye-catching artwork, carved from Hawai‘i-grown trees. But don’t expect to see any koa bowls, lauhala or...

Where:
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Honolulu, HI

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Good luck in those cheongsam, ladies.

Cost: $30

Where:
Hawaii Theatre
1130 Bethel St.
Honolulu, HI  96813
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The Oahu portion of this multi-island event includes luxurious caviar and champagne tastings, sushi, sake and soju, seminars on exclusive wines, and world-renowned chefs cooking up lavish...

Where:
Various locations
Honolulu, HI


Website »

More information

This exhibition showcases beautiful wood pieces, from functional furniture to eye-catching artwork, carved from Hawai‘i-grown trees. But don’t expect to see any koa bowls, lauhala or...

Where:
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Honolulu, HI

More information

Manoa Valley Theatre brings our favorite macabre television family from the '60s back to life (or death) in this musical comedy about a grown-up Wednesday Addams who has fallen in love with...

Cost: $39

Where:
Manoa Valley Theatre
2833 E. Manoa Rd.
Honolulu, HI
View map »


Telephone: 988-6131
Website »

More information

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