Author: Gregory Yamamoto

HONOLULU Magazine’s 2018 Rosé Soirée

Rosé all day! Guests enjoyed glass after glass of refreshing rosé, bites from 12th Ave Grill and Stage Restaurant and beats by local DJ phenom Super CW poolside at the Alohilani Resort Waikīkī Beach at HONOLULU Magazine’s first-ever Rosé Soirée on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.

2018 Sony Open in Hawai‘i Official Pro-Am Tournament

This year’s Sony Open in Hawai‘i kicked off with a pro-am tournament at the Wai‘alae Country Club on Wednesday, Jan. 10. The celebrity lineup included Jumanji’s Nick Jonas, Baywatch’s Kelly Rohrbach and 2017 Sony Open champion Justin Thomas.

2017 Surfer Awards

The surf world’s annual gala was held at Turtle Bay Resort on Dec. 6. The awards show, which is organized by Surfer Magazine, recognizes the publication’s readers’ votes for favorite surfers.

2018 Hale ‘Aina Awards presented by First Hawaiian Bank

This year’s Hale ‘Aina Awards, themed Destination Delicious, took place on Sunday, Sept. 17 at The Royal Hawaiian. Guests took a culinary trip around the world in one evening as they dined on artfully crafted dishes from Hawai‘i’s best chefs.

2017 HONOLULU Magazine InstaMeet

HONOLULU Magazine hosted its first-ever InstaMeet as part of Instagram’s WorldWide Instameet at the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club on Saturday, Sept. 9.

2017 Made in Hawai‘i Festival

The first day of the Made in Hawaiʻi Festival was held on Aug. 18 at The Neal S. Blaisdell Exhibition Hall and Arena. The much-anticipated festival features hundreds of local-made food products, books, gifts, apparel, jewelry, produce and more.

Don Ho Tribute at the International Market Place

On Aug. 13, the International Market Place paid tribute to the legendary Don Ho and his contributions to the history and music of Hawai‘i. The ceremony began with an unveiling of the marketplace’s new bronze sculpture of the singer, created by Honolulu artist Kim Duffett, followed by a Don Ho kanikapila and tribute show.

2016 UH Mānoa Fashion Show

Ten students in the Fashion Design and Merchandising program at UH Mānoa presented their designs at the 50th annual UH Mānoa fashion show on Sunday, May 1 in the Kennedy Theatre.