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3 Essential Ways to Survive in the Wild, Hawaiian Style

Brother Noland teaches us how to use a rabbit stick, start a fire and throw a net.

The 9 Most Absurdly Luxurious Hotel Suites in Honolulu

Money can’t buy you happiness, but it can get you an awfully nice hotel room. See what $10,000 a night buys you at Honolulu’s fanciest.

Quiz: Where on Oahu Do You Belong?

Mililani-raised. Manoa-educated. Kakaako-bound. Kamaaina or visitor, you’ve found yourself settled into one of Honolulu’s many diverse neighborhood pockets. But are you in the wrong place?

7 Hawaii Celebrities Take On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

In Hawaii, locals are dumping buckets of ice water over their heads as part of ALS Association’s “Ice Bucket Challenge.”

Tourists Rate Hawaii One-Star on Yelp: Here’s Why

Tourists have mixed feelings about Hawaii’s iconic destinations. Here’s what they’re saying on Yelp about Iolani Palace, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Lanikai Beach.

Shark Week: 7 Jaw-Dropping Videos of Shark Encounters in Hawaii

Who needs the Discovery Channel, when we can watch sharks off our own coastlines. Here’s a roundup of seven astonishing shark encounters in Hawaii.

16 Fascinating Facts About Sharks in Hawaii Every Local Should Know

In honor of Shark Week, here are 16 facts you may not know about sharks in Hawaii.

The Zebra Mantis Shrimp: 9 Surprising Things About the Biggest, Baddest Shrimp in Hawaii

Fun facts about the zebra mantis shrimp. No. 8 is surprisingly cute!

13 Bizarre and Surprising Things You’ll Find at Don Quijote Hawaii

The Hawaii branches of this Japanese chain have things you didn’t even know you needed.

The Happiest, Healthiest, Wealthiest and Dumbest State: How Hawaii Fares in Nationwide Rankings

How does Hawaii rank nationally?

10 Mouthwatering Reasons Hawaii’s 7-Elevens Are Mo’ Bettah

Read on for the 10 mouthwatering reasons why (and yes, SPAM is one of them) Hawaii’s 7-Elevens are better than the Mainland’s.

12 Must-see Photos of Hawaii-born ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Jason Momoa

Hawaii-born Jason Momoa is known for his role as Khal Drogo in the hit HBO fantasy TV series “Game of Thrones.” But did you know he also starred in “Baywatch” and other hit shows too? Join us on this blast from the past.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
View map »

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

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

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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

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, 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

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
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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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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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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

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

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

Show More...
Show Less...

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

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 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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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...

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 »

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
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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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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 »

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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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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

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

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, 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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