On May 1, ring master Thomas Sorensen presented the Hawaii launch of Kartell and Cobra Art Company at INspiration in the Honolulu Design Center. Kartell is Italy's design manufacturer of contemporary plastic furniture.
The Public Schools of Hawaii Foundation honored public school graduates and a corporation during a May 1 awards banquet at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.
Spam Jam is an annual block party in Waikiki celebrating the Island favorite, SPAM. The event on May 3 featured 12 restaurants serving up a variety of dishes made with SPAM.
Pet owners brought their pets to the Hawaii Pet Expo & Puppy Match at the Neal Blaisdell Center and Exhibition Hall on May 10. The event included a parade of dog show, parade of cat show, dog obedience demonstration and the annual Hawaiian Kennel Club puppy match.
The Hawaiian May! Collection Fashion Show celebrated local food and fashion in Waikiki.
Hawaii designers showcased their works at the annual MAMo Wearable Art Fashion Show on May 21 at the Hawaii Theatre.
On May 25, the Ukulele Picnic featured entertainment from Hawaii and Japan musicians at the Kakaako Waterfront Park.
HONOLULU's Best Doctors 2014 gathered at Waialae Country Club to celebrate their achievements.