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The Best Dining, Shopping and Sales Events This Weekend in Honolulu

7 events to make your weekend shoptacular

From Our Files: July

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Tinman Triathlon Hawaii 2014

The 2014 Tinman Triathlon Hawaii featured a 750m ocean swim in Waikiki, a 40k bike race from Diamond Head to Hawaii Kai and a 10k running course around Diamond Head.

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The Best Dining, Shopping and Sales Events This Weekend in Honolulu

July 24, 2014: Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.

Eden in Love Moves to New, Larger Location

Move Win: Eden in Love moves right across the Ward Warehouse parking lot.

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.

Ukulele Festival Hawaii

On July 20, tourists and ukulele fans gathered at Kapiolani Park in Waikiki for the Ukulele Festival Hawaii. The event included live entertainment from ukulele players and ukulele lessons.

Honolulu Joy of Sake 2014

The Honolulu Joy of Sake event on July 18 featured sakes from the 2014 U.S. National Sake Appraisal, including 370 junmai, ginjo and daiginjo labels. Nineteen restaurants served appetizers to accompany sake tastings.

Goodwill Goes Glam! Fashion Show

On July 17, the Bank of Hawaii Foundation presented the third annual Goodwill Goes Glam! fashion show and sale. The event featured more than 40,000 items, including brand apparel, accessories and vintage finds for sale at the Neal Blaisdell Exhibition Hall.

Dancing with Fire in Kakaako

Each month Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Fire jam at Kakaako Waterfront Park.

Weekend Picks - July 17, 2014

Lei Chic's guide to the weekend's best events

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September 2014

Our Kaka'ako is having its first, public open house. Join us for this one-time only event to see the future of the Our Kaka'ako community, a vision by Kamehameha Schools that transforms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Our Kaka'ako
660 Ala Moana Blvd.
Honolulu, HI  96813
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Sponsor: Kamehameha Schools
Telephone: 808-529-6240
Contact Name: Grace Cho
Website »

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The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

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Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
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It’s not too late to join the biggest bike ride in Hawaii, a 100-mile course from Kapiolani Park to Swanzy Beach and back. Hope your seat’s ergonomic. September 28, 6:15 a.m.,...

Where:
Honolulu, HI

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Did you know? Water buffalo used to till the rice paddies of Waikiki before the wetlands were converted to a tourist mecca. September 28, Ward Centers, free, ricefest.com

Where:
Ward Centers
, 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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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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The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, 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

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, 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

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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

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

Watch the KITV 4 Gubernatorial Debate, live on KITV 4. September 30, 8 to 9 p.m.

Where:
On Television
, HI

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This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

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...

This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

Entitled “Principles for a Productive Dental Practice: CAD/CAM Dentistry in the Digital Age,” the one-day program, featuring Mark Morin, DDS, FWCM, is designed to help practitioners and...

Cost: $85 for dentists; $20 staff members

Where:
Harbor View Center
1129 North Nimitz Highway
Honolulu, HI  96817
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Sponsor: Henry Schein, Inc.
Telephone: (808) 947-0808
Contact Name: Anna Hollman
Website »

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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

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend. Born and raised in...

Cost: Screening Free; Workshop $200

Where:
UHM Art Building Auditorium
2535 McCarthy Mall
Honolulu, HI  96822
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Sponsor: Pacific New Media
Telephone: 808-956-3422
Contact Name: Susan Horowitz
Website »

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This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

Click our facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/260332894090887/260333767424133/?ref=notif¬if_t=like Featuring Alarming Artists Andrew Towl Cordelia Edison  Xisco ...

Cost: $10

Where:
Ong King Art Center
184 N King St
Honolulu, HI  96817
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Telephone: 724-816-6585
Contact Name: Shain Miller
Website »

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OPENING NIGHT: October 3 at 8pm October 3, 4, 10, 11 at 8pm, October 5 and 12 at 2pm The smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages, this much-revived classic offers up a fussy...

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

Where:
Kennedy Theatre Mainstage
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
Website »

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OPENING NIGHT: Oct. 3 at 11pm  Oct 3, 4, 10, 11 at 11pm  Produced by Mareva Minerbi and featuring choreography by Sami Akuna, Faith Im, Ruby MacDougall, and Camille Monson as...

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

Where:
Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
1170 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Telephone: (808) 956-7655
Contact Name: Kennedy Theatre Box Office
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

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend. Born and raised in...

Cost: Screening Free; Workshop $200

Where:
UHM Art Building Auditorium
2535 McCarthy Mall
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: Pacific New Media
Telephone: 808-956-3422
Contact Name: Susan Horowitz
Website »

More information

Get a chance to get to know the people growing your food at the farm dinner at the Sheraton Waikiki's Edge restaurant, then go on a farm tour the next morning. Read more in Biting Commentary....

Where:
, HI

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Support the American Heart Association by taking part in its 21st annual non-competitive Oahu Heart Walk. Choose from two routes, a one-mile walk around Kapiolani Park or a 4.5-mile walk around...

Where:
Kapiolani Park
Waikiki, HI


Website »

More information

This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

Grab 15,000 of your friends and head to the 14th annual festival of Hawaiian culture, entertainment, art, activities and ‘ono grinds on the Windward Side. But it is still a school,...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
Windward Community College
Great Lawn
, HI
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If you're going to offer someone two tickets to the gun show, you might want to actually have them up your sleeves.

Cost: $6

Where:
Blaisdell Exhibition Hall
777 Ward Ave.
Honolulu, HI
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Sail on over to Windward Mall for this year’s Windward Ocean Expo. The annual event invites island residents and visitors to come together to share their knowledge and experience about...

Cost: $0

Where:
Windward Mall
46-056 Kamehameha Hwy
Kaneohe, HI  96744
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Sponsor: Windward Mall
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On Oct. 4 and 5, the Oahu Inflatable Bounce House will feature 10 water rides and “the world’s tallest inflatable water slide.” Ages 1 and up.

Cost: $25 wristbands

Where:
Pohakea Elementary School
91-750 Fort Weaver Rd
Ewa Beach, HI  96706
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Sponsor: Most High Jump Inflatable Rentals
Telephone: 808-354-7266
Contact Name: Justin Gray
Website »

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We’ve all heard it before, it’s important to plan for the future. Estate planning for homeowners is equally important. With proper planning, you’ll have control on what will...

Cost: Free

Where:
Honolulu Star-Advertiser Kapolei Plant
4545 Kapolei Parkway
Kapolei, HI  96707
View map »


Sponsor: Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties
Telephone: 375-6600
Contact Name: Freda J. Young

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Click our facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/260332894090887/260333767424133/?ref=notif¬if_t=like Featuring Alarming Artists Andrew Towl Cordelia Edison  Xisco ...

Cost: $10

Where:
Ong King Art Center
184 N King St
Honolulu, HI  96817
View map »


Telephone: 724-816-6585
Contact Name: Shain Miller
Website »

More information

OPENING NIGHT: Oct. 3 at 11pm  Oct 3, 4, 10, 11 at 11pm  Produced by Mareva Minerbi and featuring choreography by Sami Akuna, Faith Im, Ruby MacDougall, and Camille Monson as...

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

Where:
Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
1170 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Telephone: (808) 956-7655
Contact Name: Kennedy Theatre Box Office
Website »

More information

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend. Born and raised in...

Cost: Screening Free; Workshop $200

Where:
UHM Art Building Auditorium
2535 McCarthy Mall
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: Pacific New Media
Telephone: 808-956-3422
Contact Name: Susan Horowitz
Website »

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

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

Get a chance to get to know the people growing your food at the farm dinner at the Sheraton Waikiki's Edge restaurant, then go on a farm tour the next morning. Read more in Biting Commentary....

Where:
, HI

More information

Kahala Mall store Magnolia is hosting a trunk show on Saturday, October 4, with two local artists, clothing designer Elizabeth Kent and jewelry designer Bev Creamer.  See jackets,...

Where:
Kahala Mall
4211 Waialae Ave.
Honolulu, HI
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