Things to do in July in Hawaii
This month, treat yourself to a tasty hot dog, learn about Korean culture and beef up your rare coin collection.
At Hank’s Haute Dogs, every Monday from 2:30 to 3:30—during the Happy Haute Hour—when you buy one of Hank’s dogs, such as the chorizo or Hawaiian dog, you get one free. Hankshautedogs.com.
The Sound of Music
July 9-July 25
Watch this classic musical at Diamond Head Theatre. The play was inspired by the memoir, The Story of the Trapp Family Singers, written by nun-turned-baroness Maria Augusta von Trapp. Diamondheadtheatre.com.
9th Annual Korean Festival
Celebrate Korean culture, food, music and dance at at Kapiolani Park. Don’t miss the kimchee-eating contest. Koreanfestivalhawaii.com.
33rd Annual Prince Lot Hula Festival
This is Hawaii’s largest noncompetitive hula event, honoring the ancient dance and chant. Mgf-hawaii.org.
40th Ukulele Festival
Listen to the sweet sounds of the ukulele at this popular festival, featuring performances from solo virtuosos to an ukulele orchestra of more than 800 students. Ukulelefestivalhawaii.org.
14th Annual Molokai to Oahu Paddleboard Race
Two hundred traditional and standup paddle boarders will take to the waters during the Molokai to Oahu Paddleboard race through the challenging waters of the Kaiwi Channel. molokai2oahu.com.
20th Annual Hawaii All-Collectors Show
Hunt for that rare coin for your collection at the Neal S. Blaisdell Exhibition Center. The show features 180 vendors. Blaisdellcenter.com.