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Summer Books for Food Lovers

Books on food for thought and fun.

Meet the Shopkeepers of LIMB in Kakaako

Meet Ian Eichelberger and Jacqueline Davey, owners of LIMB, the Kakaako store slash art gallery that’s tiny in size but big on style.

Weekend Picks - June 26, 2014

Lei Chic's Guide to the Weekend's Best Events

Where to Watch Hawaii Political Candidates Debate On TV

Hawaii candidates for Governor and the U.S. Senate will face off in primary debates on local TV.

A Return to the Stage: Ron de Guzman is Back with New Dishes

He couldn’t stay away, and now, neither can we.

Meet Hawaii Doctors Who Traveled on a Mission Trip to Philippines

Hawaii doctors Lisa Grininger and Rebecca Sawai went on a medical mission trip to the Philippines as part of Aloha Medical Mission.

Where to Watch the 2014 FIFA World Cup Soccer Match: U.S. vs. Germany

Wake-up call for Hawaii soccer fans!

Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii Keeps Oahu Tidy with Pop-Up Cleanups

Almost 1,000 volunteers removed thousands of pounds of trash from a pop-up cleanup.

5 Incredible Hawaii Medical Stories

We asked some of Hawaii’s top doctors for their most amazing stories.

Hale Aina Happenings: New in Italian

A la carte at Arancino at the Kahala and a new summer menu at Bernini.

Garden Party

Succulent arrangements, bouquets and corsages by Bloom

Noodle Tuesday: Iyo Udon

Try the kamatama udon, the Japanese version of carbonara.

Stun-Bathing

New summer collection from locally designed Lomiia line

Quiz: How’s Your Art Deco Eye?

Can you name that Honolulu art deco building?

Trail Mix: Aiona Proposes Homeless Court, Tsutsui Pokes Fun at His Name

Each week, HONOLULU Magazine’s political team compiles a mix of observations about Hawaii politics. Here are our notes from this week, ending June 20.

From Our Files: June

In 1888, King Kalakaua issued a royal charter, commissioning a magazine. Then titled Paradise of the Pacific, this publication became HONOLULU Magazine, making it the oldest magazine west of the Mississippi.

June 2014 Honolulu Night Market

On June 21, the Honolulu Night Market showcased vintage cars and a variety of local shopping vendors at Kakaako Warehouse.

Joy of Sake: Taste Sake at Its Best

Calling the Joy of Sake the World Cup of sake is probably overstating it. But it's close.

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This Week In Honolulu

September 2014

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor presents Under the Blood-Red Sun Day. Join author Graham Salisbury for a family Sunday at the museum to celebrate the 20th anniversary edition of this...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor
3019 Lexington Blvd.
Honolulu, HI  96818
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The Hawaii Symphony opens its 2014-2015 season this weekend with conductor Stuart Chafetz leading the orchestra through works that include the Overture Fantasy to Romeo & Juliet by...

Cost: $32-$90

Where:
, HI


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This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


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This weekend, Ala Moana Center is hosting its very own high-style soiree, The Fall Fashion Event. Check out fashion shows from designers such as Reyn Spooner, Diane von Furstenberg, Caroline...

Where:
Ala Moana Center
, HI


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Sept. 14 has been marked on our calendar for weeks for the much-anticipated Target and Altuzarra collab. The lookbook came out last month and features gorgeous, dramatic orchid prints, luxurious...

Where:
Target
4380 Lawehana St.
, HI
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Picnic on the lawn while the sounds of Shari Lynn, Jimmy Borges and special guests fill the evening. Wine, coffee and dessert will be provided, or purchase a table for more goodies. The concert...

Cost: $65

Where:
La Pietra, Great Lawn
, 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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Not that we don't LOVE ourselves, but there's something about the promise of a makeover that makes us all jump for joy. Well, get hopping, because T Galleria Hawaii by DFS is hosting two...

Where:
T Galleria Hawaii by DFS
330 Royal Hawaiian Ave.
, 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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What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, 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
Website »

More information

Not that we don't LOVE ourselves, but there's something about the promise of a makeover that makes us all jump for joy. Well, get hopping, because T Galleria Hawaii by DFS is hosting two...

Where:
T Galleria Hawaii by DFS
330 Royal Hawaiian Ave.
, HI
View map »

More information

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

More information

Show More...
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Not that we don't LOVE ourselves, but there's something about the promise of a makeover that makes us all jump for joy. Well, get hopping, because T Galleria Hawaii by DFS is hosting two...

Where:
T Galleria Hawaii by DFS
330 Royal Hawaiian Ave.
, HI
View map »

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

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

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The Hawai‘i Ecotourism Association will honor local tour operators and tour guides for environmentally-friendly tourism practices and providing culturally accurate...

Cost: $55 for members, $60 for nonmembers

Where:
Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel- Prince Kuhio Ballroom
2500 Kuhio Ave.
Honolulu, HI  96815
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Sponsor: Hawaii Ecotourism Association
Telephone: 808-235-5431
Contact Name: Annette Kaohelaulii
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OPENING NIGHT: Sept. 17 at 8pm Sept 17, 18, 19, 20 at 8pm Sept 21 at 2pm  By Lynn Nottage Directed by MFA Directing candidate Troy M. Apostol  Winner of the 2009...

Cost: Get more info at: http://www.etickethawaii.com/perform.html.

Where:
Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
1770 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
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Sponsor: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Telephone: (808) 956-7655
Contact Name: Kennedy Theatre Box Office
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Not that we don't LOVE ourselves, but there's something about the promise of a makeover that makes us all jump for joy. Well, get hopping, because T Galleria Hawaii by DFS is hosting two...

Where:
T Galleria Hawaii by DFS
330 Royal Hawaiian Ave.
, HI
View map »

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

Reserve your spot for the upcoming next generation dinner at Alan Wong’s, featuring the “leading ladies” in the kitchen. Alan Wong’s restaurant is helmed by chef de...

Cost: $85/$135 with wine pairings

Where:
Alan Wong's
1857 S. King St.
Honolulu, HI
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What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

More information

Not that we don't LOVE ourselves, but there's something about the promise of a makeover that makes us all jump for joy. Well, get hopping, because T Galleria Hawaii by DFS is hosting two...

Where:
T Galleria Hawaii by DFS
330 Royal Hawaiian Ave.
, HI
View map »

More information

The next Hiroshi Eurasian Tapas contemporary kaiseki dinner will actually be at Sansei Waikiki, and it will bring together some of Honolulu’s best bartenders around town for cocktail...

Cost: $85

Where:
Sansei Waikiki
2552 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, HI
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What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

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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Arashi, a Japanese five-member boy band, was initially formed in Hawai‘i in September, 1999. Now it’s back to its hometown for a 15th anniversary concert at Kō ‘Olina Resort,...

Cost: $75 kids, $150 adults

Where:
Ko Olina Resort
, HI

More information

Not that we don't LOVE ourselves, but there's something about the promise of a makeover that makes us all jump for joy. Well, get hopping, because T Galleria Hawaii by DFS is hosting two...

Where:
T Galleria Hawaii by DFS
330 Royal Hawaiian Ave.
, HI
View map »

More information

Join the Honolulu Firefighters Foundation for its fifth annual Signature Chefs Food Festival and spend an evening being wined and dined by Honolulu’s firefighters, along with Starwood...

Where:
The Royal Hawaiian
, HI

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For the first time, Marion Lyman-Mersereau's book Eddie Wen' Go, The Story of the Upside-Down Canoe will be adapted into a stage performance at Hawaii Theatre Center. It will be playing...

Where:
Hawaii Theatre
1130 Bethel St.
, HI
View map »

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

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

More information

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Lion-I will be performing live Roots Rock Reggae music in 432 Hz frequency. Originals and covers! This Saturday, September 20th starting at 9pm! Support local conscious music and the scene....

Cost: No Cover

Where:
OnStage Drinks & Grinds
802 Kapahulu Ave
Honolulu, HI  96816-1429
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Sponsor: Organic Hawaii
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A non-competitive run that supports nonprofit JDRF Hawai‘i and ends with a glow-in-the-dark street party? We’re sold! The 5K course begins at 7 p.m. at Kewalo Basin and snakes...

Where:
Ward Village
, HI

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Arashi, a Japanese five-member boy band, was initially formed in Hawai‘i in September, 1999. Now it’s back to its hometown for a 15th anniversary concert at Kō ‘Olina Resort,...

Cost: $75 kids, $150 adults

Where:
Ko Olina Resort
, HI

More information

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

More information

She may have jumped the gun by calling it Platinum, but country music star Miranda Lambert’s latest album is well on its way: Platinum debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and sold a...

Where:
Blaisdell Arena
Honolulu, HI

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Thousands will be roaming Kalākaua Avenue for this annual block party—and ultimate people-watching event—that celebrates the aloha spirit and Hawaiian culture.  Meander through...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kalakaua Avenue
Waikiki, HI
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What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

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

For the first time, Marion Lyman-Mersereau's book Eddie Wen' Go, The Story of the Upside-Down Canoe will be adapted into a stage performance at Hawaii Theatre Center. It will be playing...

Where:
Hawaii Theatre
1130 Bethel St.
, HI
View map »

More information

Samadhi Hawaii, the aerial acrobatic troupe, celebrates 10 years with a performance along with some musical friends: Vocalist Starr Kalahiki, composer John Signor, ukulele queen Taimane Gardner,...

Where:
Mamiya Theatre, St. Louis School
Honolulu, HI

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Not that we don't LOVE ourselves, but there's something about the promise of a makeover that makes us all jump for joy. Well, get hopping, because T Galleria Hawaii by DFS is hosting two...

Where:
T Galleria Hawaii by DFS
330 Royal Hawaiian Ave.
, HI
View map »

More information

This month’s Night Market partners with Present Project, a month-long artist residency program. Artists from around the country have taken over two Kakaʻako warehouses and filled them...

Where:
449 Cooke Street.
, HI
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