Weekend Picks - January 14, 2010
Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.
What: Hit up the Cartoon Cowboys Invade Chinatown for the opening reception of Richard Richardson’s art exhibition, a Roberta Oaks Resort and Spring fashion show, and the debut of jewelry line JB Friedman Design. Enjoy a live performance by the Girlfriends and jams from ADHDJ while digging into handmade pizzas and the bar’s extensive beer selection.
When: Tonight, 8 to 10 p.m., Roberta Oaks fashion show at 8:30
Where: Bar 35, 35 N. Hotel St., Chinatown.
Details: For more info, call 808.537.3535.
Girls' Night Out: All Dolled Up
What: Grab the girls and head to Pearl Ultralounge for Girls' Night Out: All Dolled Up. Enjoy happy hour appetizer and drink specials and free beauty bar treatments from Marsha Nadalin Salon and Spa, including manicures, massages, brow waxing, mini-makeovers and hair styling. Plus, enter to win one of five Lei Chic beauty gift bags, packed with cosmetics and fragrances from M.A.C., Estee Lauder, and Bare Escentuals.
When: Tonight! Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Happy hour from 4:30 to 8 p.m., beauty bar from 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Ala Moana Center, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 3
Details: 21+, free cover all night. For more info, call 808.944.8000 or click here.
What: Scoop up party frocks from Blaine Ashley' Private label & Blaque Label collections for $30 to $50 at her Eye, Try and Buy event.
When: Sunday, 6 to 8 p.m.
Where: Fresh Café, 831 Queen St.
Details: Cash or local check only. For more info, call 808.688.8055, email Shop@BlaineAshley.com or click here.
What: Know a mom or mom-to-be that's awe-inspiring or just plain cool? Enter her in Hawai‘i’s Next Hot Mama Contest, sponsored by Hot Mama and Baby Awearness. She could win over $1,000 in prizes, a spa package, and will reign as the new face of the Hot Mama boutique.
When: Now through Feb. 11
Where: To enter or nominate someone, click here
Details: For more info, call 808.988.0010.
What: Drop some early Valentine's hints, or just treat yourself to Allure's Mini Spa Day Special, where you'll receive an express facial, massage, and mani-pedi for just $130 (regularly priced at $173).
When: Now through Feb. 14
Where: Allure Hair Studio and Day Spa, 2801 E. Manoa Rd., Honolulu
Details: To book your appointment or for more info, call 808.988.3350. Book before Jan. 31 and receive a complementary makeup touch-up.
What: Learn how to cook with all local, seasonal vegetables at the Malama Learning Center's macrobiotic cooking workshop, taught by Chef Leslie Ashburn. She'll be whipping up a beet salad over arugula, savory tempeh collard wraps with tahini sauce, and rainbow kale salad.
When: Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: Kapolei High School, 91-5007 Kapolei Hwy.
Details: $7. To register, email email@example.com or call 808.542.9107.