Weekend Picks - March 3, 2011
What:You partied like a rock star, now breakfast like a billionaire at the new Brunch at the Trump. Dig into cereal, fresh fruit and a full range of made-to-order items from omelets and pasta to mimosas and Bloody Marys on the 6th floor of the five-star hotel. There's room for about 100 people, so go early to snatch up the best seats.
When: This Sunday, and the first Sunday of every month, 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Where: Waiolu, on the 6th floor of the Trump International Hotel, 223 Saratoga Rd.
Details: $35 per person. Alcohol is extra but parking is free with validation. Call 808.683.7401
Fashion Goes South
What: Runway shop as Andy South himself debuts his 2011 collection. You can make your "to buy" list before South's latest lands in Neiman Marcus, then check out special offers throughout the store or bid on local art as a fundraiser for Hawaii Meals and Wheels and River of Life Mission.
When: Tonight. NM's fashion show begins at 6:30 p.m. South's show is at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Neiman Marcus, 2nd level
Details: Call 808.951.8887 for a full list of events.
Happy Birthday to Sea
What: Celebrate one stylish year of local boutique seastar 8.4.23. Nosh on Nobu sushi, sip champagne and nibble on chocolates while you drool over the new spring collection.
When: Saturday, 5 - 8 p.m.
Where: seastar 8.4.23, 423 Nahua St., Waikiki
Details: Receive a mix cd with any purchase. Spend $150 or more and receive a free seastar tote. Call 808.922.8423 for more information.
What: Declutter the crib area with Baby Awearness's Baby A Exchange and Buy-In. Cash in on your not-so-used toys, baby and maternity clothes, carriers and cloth diapers while your little one listens in on story time.
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Baby Awearness, Manoa Marketplace, 2nd floor.
Details: Check out the full list of most wanted items here or call 808.988.0010
What: Local Improv group On The Spot makes up a show based on audience suggestions. The comedy troupe turns 10, but don't expect age-appropriate g-rated humor.
When: Saturday, 8 p.m. with all-you-can-eat hot dogs to follow
Where: The ARTS at Marks Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave.
Details: Tickets are $20. Check out the details here.
Mardi Gras Carnaval 2011
What: Don't forget to block off some time for the annual Fat Tuesday celebration on Nuuanu Avenue. New this year you can roll up to eats by lunch wagons Shogunai Tacos, Melt, and Hungarian Chimney Cakes,then dance it off to the live bands. Or go incognito, with caipirinha in hand, and vy for $500 in the costume contest.
When: Tuesday, 6 - 10 p.m.
Where: Nuuanu Avenue, Pauahi and Hotel streets downtown.
Details: Two parades begin by Marks Garage at 7 and 9 p.m. $3 wristbands are required for alcohol, $10 will get you into nine nightclubs until 2 a.m. All the scoops are here.