Weekend Picks - April 17, 2008
Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.
What: Local cosmetics line Body and Soul is now available only at Valerie Joseph boutique, and is offering free mini-makeovers at the store to celebrate. Get a new look from Body and Soul beauty director E’Jay and a team of makeup artists from the LOST styling crew, plus free champagne, music by DJ Paul Brandon and great goody bags with a clothing or makeup purchase.
When: Saturday, 5 to 9 p.m.
Where: Valerie Joseph boutique at Ward Entertainment Center
Details: Makeover appointments are not required but are recommended. Call the boutique at 808.593.7388 or visit www.valeriejoseph.com
Must Love Dogs
What: Haute Nites at Hank’s Haute Dogs are a fun twist on pupus and drinks for the pre-dinner hours. Bring a bottle of vodka or rum to mix up some inventive cocktails with Hank’s yummy tropical drinks: Hibiscus Lemonade, Pineapple Ice, Pacifikool Ginger Soda or Lilikoi-Lime Soda. Plus, sample some beyond-hot-dogs fare like Italian beef sandwiches and truffled mac and cheese.
When: Fridays and Saturdays from 5 to 9 p.m.
Where: Hank’s Haute Dogs, 324 Coral Street in Kaka‘ako
Details: Call 808.532.HANK(4265) or visit www.hankshautedogs.com
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Honolulu Aids Walk
What: The annual benefit for the Life Foundation is a 5K walk around Kapi‘ olani Park to raise funds for HIV prevention and the Life Foundation’s client services programs.
When: Sunday, 8 a.m. registration; walk starts at 9 a.m.
Where: Kapi‘ olani Park bandstand
Details: Register to walk by calling 808.521.2437 or at www.honoluluaidswalk.org
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Cut and Save
What: In honor of Earth Day, Allure Salon and Day Spa in Manoa is holding a Cut-A-Thon with $20 haircuts, chair massages for $1 a minute, lip and brow waxing for $15, and special prices on makeup and the local jewelry line Haute Fox. Half of all proceeds go to the Surfrider Foundation.
When: Monday, April 21, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Allure Salon and Day Spa, 2801 East Manoa Road .
Details: Call 808.988.3350 to make a haircut appointment. Cash only for all Cut-A-Thon services.
Take A Stand
What: Try out stand-up paddle surfing with a free 30-minute session and learn about boards and equipment at the Island Glass Demo Day. Plus, enter a raffle for new board.
When: Sunday, 8 a.m. to noon
Where: Ala Moana Beach Park , Koko Head side. Look for the Island Glass tent and banner.
Details: Call 808.457.9919 or visit www.islandglasssurfboards.net/demoday.html