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Hau‘oli Lā Hānau: Celebrating Local Company Anniversaries—August Edition

Every month, we celebrate the anniversaries of local companies and organizations. This month: A revamped source of entertainment, legal aloha, slippers and malassadas.
2017.08.14 01:44 PM

Don Ho Tribute at the International Market Place

On Aug. 13, the International Market Place paid tribute to the legendary Don Ho and his contributions to the history and music of Hawai‘i. The ceremony began with an unveiling of the marketplace’s new bronze sculpture of the singer, created by Honolulu artist Kim Duffett, followed by a Don Ho kanikapila and tribute show.
2017.08.14 12:20 PM

Welcome Home: After Three Years at Sea, the Hōkūle‘a Returns to O‘ahu

Tens of thousands of people lined the docks at Ala Moana Beach Park on June 17 to celebrate the end of its worldwide voyage.
2017.08.02 04:30 PM

From Our Files: Moments from Hawai‘i’s Past–July Edition

A look back at Honolulu from July 1900 to 2007. Stories taken from the archives of Paradise of the Pacific and HONOLULU Magazine.
2017.07.27 08:55 AM

Try Your Hand at Hanafuda, a Plantation-Era Japanese Card Game

Vintage Japanese card game gets new look, new life.
2017.07.13 11:52 AM

This is What It’s Really Like to Sail on the Hōkūleʻa Voyaging Canoe

Even the bathroom break can be an adventure.
2017.06.19 03:42 PM

Hōkūleʻa is Finally Home After Three Years of Voyaging Around the World

The celebration on Saturday, June 17, marked a journey of three years, 150 international ports, 250 crew members and 40,300 nautical miles.
2017.06.19 10:46 AM

After 3 Years of Sailing Across the Globe, the Hōkūleʻa is Finally Coming Home to Hawaiʻi

Everything you need to know about the iconic voyaging canoe’s historic homecoming on June 17.
2017.06.14 01:35 PM

2017 King Kamehameha Statue Lei Draping Ceremony

The annual King Kamehameha Statue Lei Draping Ceremony was held on Friday, June 9 at the Statue of King Kamehameha I at Aliʻiolani Hale.
2017.06.09 04:45 PM

Your Ultimate Guide to the 2017 Pan-Pacific Festival

Come to Waikīkī this Friday, June 9, through Sunday, June 11, for a weekend of festivities and performances.
2017.06.09 11:47 AM

These Volunteers are Sewing 40-Foot Plumeria Lei for Kamehameha Day

Members of Hula Hālau Ka Liko O Ka Palai string plumeria flowers to honor King Kamehameha.
2017.06.08 05:04 PM

Meet the Young Hawaiian Activists Who Are Making a Difference in the Islands

A new wave of Hawaiian activism is surging through our community. Beyond sovereignty debates and pushback on development, younger Hawaiian leaders are emerging and reshaping advocacy in Hawai‘i.
2017.05.17 04:35 PM