7 Reasons to Get Out of the House
3/01 GET CULTURED
Spend a night at the theater. Manoa Valley Theatre presents the off-Broadway musical She Loves Me. The romantic comedy served as the basis for the film You’ve Got Mail. Call 988-6131 for tickets. Mar. 1-11
3/17 WEAR GREEN
St. Paddy’s day falls on a Saturday this year, so drink up, eat up and party it up at Murphy’s Bar and Grill’s 20th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Block Party. Visit www.gomurphys.com.
3/22 TAKE A PEEK
Check out the latest the automotive industry has to offer at the First Hawaiian International Auto Show held at the Hawai‘i Convention Center. Call 943-3500 for details. Mar. 22-25
3/23 LISTEN TO THE BEST
Hawai‘i’s best musicians, as voted by fans, will be honored at the 10th Annual Hawai‘i Music Awards. $75 buys you dinner and a seat at the show held at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. For tickets, visit www.hawaiimusicawards.com.
3/24 INDULGE YOURSELF
Eat chocolate, learn about chocolate and even get your body painted with chocolate, at the Annual Kona Chocolate Festival. www.konachocolatefestival.com.
|OBSERVE THE ARTS Stop in at the Honolulu Academy of Arts to view the Honolulu Printmakers’ Annual Exhibition. Call 536-5507 for more information. Mar. 1-16||TRAVEL TO CHINA Well, sort of. Visit the Bishop Museum’s “Lost Maritime Cultures: China and the Pacific” exhibit and view rare artifacts that have never before traveled outside of China. The exhibit is on display until April 15. www.bishopmuseum.org.|