Your Guide to the Perfect Father’s Day Weekend in Honolulu: June 12–15, 2019

Ali Wong has arrived. Did you get your tickets?


Ali Wong: The Milk & Money Tour

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Ali Wong: The Milk & Money Tour

Wednesday, June 12, through Saturday, June 15

Get ready to get down to the nitty-gritty of motherhood with this comedian and mother of two. Following Netflix stand-up specials Baby Cobra and Hard Knock Wife (as well as the new Netflix film Always Be My Maybe, where she stars alongside fellow funnyman Randall Park), Ali Wong hits Honolulu for five nights of laughs with The Milk & Money Tour. Tickets are going fast, so grab yours ASAP.

$49.50 and up, Blaisdell Concert Hall, 777 Ward Ave. For more information and to purchase tickets, go here.


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Friday, June 14, 6 to 9 p.m.

The Honolulu Japanese Junior Chamber of Commerce invites Honolulu’s 21 and older crowd to experience Nijikai, a culinary evening featuring a variety of sake, beer and mixed drink tastings, plus dishes by more than 10 local restaurants including Chez Kenzo, La Tour Café, MW Restaurant, Pai Honolulu and Roy’s Hawai‘i. Plus, enjoy live entertainment and lucky prize drawings throughout the night.

$85, 21 and older only. Pōmaikaʻi Ballrooms at Dole Cannery, 735 Iwilei Road. For more information and to purchase tickets, go here.


Filipino Food Week

PHOTO: kimber shaw


Filipino Food Week

Now through Saturday, June 15

Welcome to Hawaiʻi’s first Filipino Food Week. Restaurants on Oʻahu and Maui, both Filipino and non-Filipino, are putting the flavors of the Philippines front and center from June 9 to 15. The week coincides with the Philippines’ Independence Day, June 12. With more than 52 things to order, you’ve got plenty of new foods to dig into. Find out which 20 Hawai‘i restaurants will be offering what special dishes for Hawai‘i’s first Filipino Food Week.


2019 ESPN Honolulu Sports Festival

Saturday, June 15, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

ESPN Honolulu (HONOLULU’s sister company) teams up with UnitedHealthcare Community Plan to bring you the ninth annual ESPN Honolulu Sports Festival. The free, family-friendly event is open to enthusiasts of all ages and features a jam-packed lineup of hands-on activities, demos, giveaways and contests, plus a sports expo offering plenty of health and fitness products to keep your body at its best.

Free, Blaisdell Center, 777 Ward Ave. For more information, go here.

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Cinema in the Park

Wednesday, June 12 | 6 to 9 p.m.

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Vino Sociale at Appetito

Friday, June 14 | 6 to 10 p.m.

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New Wave Friday: The Summer Slide

Friday, June 14  | 6 to 9 p.m.

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Sit, Stay, Save Adoption Event

Saturday, June 15  |  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Kailua Night Market

Saturday, June 15 | 5 to 9 p.m.

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Sea Life Park Presents the Makapu‘u Twilight Concert Series

Saturday, June 15  |  5 to 11 p.m.

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Looking for more things to do? Check out our events calendar.


Looking for fun new ways to experience the city? HONOLULU’s got you covered with HNLTix, your brand-new local resource for all things social—fundraisers, concerts, comedy shows, expos and everything in between. Discover your next can’t-miss event, share your favorites with friends, or promote your own event and sell tickets online. To see what’s coming up next in Honolulu, visit




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