Duke's Oceanfest

Kuhio and Queen's Surf Beach

Aug 21, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014

Iconic Hawaiian waterman Duke Kahanamoku's birthday is Sunday, Aug. 24, and how better to celebrate than by getting into, or watching, the week-long Duke's Oceanfest in Waikiki. The event features contests in water sports (including some that Kahanamoku loved) such as surfing, paddling, swimming, lifeguard skills, water polo, tandem surfing, stand-up paddleboarding and beach...

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Roger Ebert Documentary at the Honolulu Museum

Honolulu Museum of Art

Aug 21, 2014 - Aug 21, 2014

It seems fitting that beloved film critic Roger Ebert should have his own movie—this one, a documentary, named Life Itself by Steve James. Ebert first met James when he reviewed a film of his, five months prior to his passing. Life Itself includes scenes of Ebert in the hospital interspersed with scenes of earlier moments in his life, his accomplishments, favorite movies and words from...

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Murphy's Pigskin Pigout

Murphy's Bar and Grill

Aug 21, 2014

It seems that every time you hit up Murphy’s you’re wearing green, whether it’s for St. Patrick’s Day or in support of UH athletics. Get riled up for UH’s next football season with a live auction of sports memorabilia and, of course, lots of food. August 21, Murphy's Bar & Grill, hawaiibowlfoundation.org

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Augie T: So Dumb Tour

Blaisdell Concert Hall

Aug 22, 2014 @ 8:00 PM

“Just like Bruno Mars, but with lots of talking.”—Augie T, on the So Dumb Tour experience. He will also be performing on Maui, Kauai and the Big Island this month. August 22, 8 p.m., Blaisdell Concert Hall, $15–$30, augiet.com

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Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

Hawaiian Mission Houses

Aug 22, 2014 - Aug 23, 2014

This event occurs weekly, on Friday and Saturday.

Picnic outdoors at the Hawaiian Mission Houses and watch 37 of Shakespeare’s plays condensed into a single, 97-minute comedic play by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield. $20 regular ticket, $18 HMH member price, $16 seniors ages 65+ and students. Picnic begins at 5 p.m., performance begins at 7 p.m. 553 S. King St., Downtown Honolulu. missionhouses.org Fridays and...

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Shop: Gift of the Collab

Aug 22, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014

What: Nail your next look, from Charlotte Gainsbourg x Current/Elliot's $128 T-shirt to Rita Ora's patch-laden leather basketball shorts for adidas, with these just-released collaborations. Here's a tip. If these lines are little out of your budget reach, consider Alexa Chung's fabric-inspired nail polish collection, for just $15. Details: Shop Charlotte Gainsbourg's...

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Eat: Kaimuki Superette

Aug 22, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014

What: Your must head must be in the sand if you haven't heard the news that Kaimuki Superette is now open. Chef Ed Kenney wows us (again) with a not-so-literal, prettier version of a superette, offering sandwiches and salads including a South Shore He‘e roll (a local turn on a New England lobster roll) and an open-face porchetta sandwich. Dine in for lunch, then grab a jar of...

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2nd Annual Family Promise of Hawaii 5K Fun Walk/Run

Kailua Intermediate School

Aug 23, 2014 @ 7:00 AM

Family Promise of Hawaii is holding its 5K Fun/Walk Run on August 23 in Kailua at 7 a.m. The event is Family Promise of Hawaii's annual fundraiser which supports families with children who are homeless. The course begins and ends at Kailua Intermediate School. To register, visit http://familypromisehawaii.org/funrun/ $25 per runner, $15 for members of a team, $10 for...

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33rd Annual Greek Festival

McCoy Pavilion, Ala Moana Park

Aug 23, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

Greece may be more than 8,000 miles away, but you can celebrate its culture as if you are there. Stop by Ala Moana Park this weekend for the Greek Festival and listen to Greek musicians play traditional music, jump in to some folk-dancing, and fill up on moussaka, gyros and pastries, including some amazing baklava. Opa! For a site map and entertainment schedule, pick up a program when you...

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Fan Paina at UH's Ching Field

Clarence T.C. Ching Field at the University of Hawaii, Lower Campus

Aug 23, 2014 @ 2:00 PM

On Saturday, August 23, from 2 to 6 p.m., stop by the Clarence T.C. Ching Field at the University of Hawaii, Lower Campus for the 2014 True Fan Paina event. Watch UH student football, soccer and volleyball athletes practice and enjoy entertainment by Raiatea Helm, Augie T., the U.H. Band and Cheerleaders. Eat the Street food trucks will also be onsite. For more information, visit...

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