Honolulu Night + Market, a POW! WOW! fest


1005789_743008039043118_577652540_nThis month’s Honolulu Night + Market coincides with the culmination of POW! WOW!, so along with food, fashion, music, shopping and futsol, they’ll be a huge POW! WOW! finale party at Lana Lane. So come on down. Don’t miss this one.

Screen Shot 2014-02-15 at 7.16.42 AMWe’ll be having an Instagram contest, and awarding a POW! WOW! hoodie and cap (worth $100) to the person who takes our favorite Night Market snap. All you have to do to enter is tag your Instagrams with #ourkakaako and be a follower of @ourkakaako on IG.

So be sure to tag your photos with #ourkakaako and like @ourkakaako on IG. More details to come.

What: Honolulu Night + Market
When: Saturday, Feb. 15 from 6 to 11 p.m.
Where: Auahi Street between Keawe Street and Lana Lane
Admission: FREE
Parking: On-site and street parking, including Eat the Street lot one block away at 555 South St.
Connect: #ourkakaako #hnlnightmarket @ourkakaako (Instagram)

Here’s a rundown of the food, retail and entertainment.

The entertainment

1011757_260096214149763_791601242_nEntertainment lineup on the Main Stage:
6=6:40 p.m. – Architect by Day
7-7:45 p.m. – Robin Delight
8-8:30 p.m. – Fashion show by Illest Hawaii and Puffer Hawaii
9:05-9:30 p.m. – Sebastian Hughes
9:45-10:45 p.m. – Super HiFi


POW! WOW! finale, 6 p.m.-midnight

The POW! WOW! finale party, held at Lana Lane, will feature performances by POW! WOW! Music Artists, POW! WOW! School of Music students and special musical guests. Don’t miss the Artist Paint Jam, and the infamous blackout piece that organizers conclude the event with each year. Free to the public and open to all ages.

Futsol is back!

The Art Of Futsol returns to Honolulu Night Market, with Paradise Soccer Club and In4mation taking over the CoXist lot.

Pinch of Salt shopping:

Andy South
Beachcomber Design
Digs Hawaii X Sneaktip NYC
Hiilani A Baby Story
HILIFE & Butigroove
Hippy Chic Designs
Lolli Swim
Lovebox Hawaii (photo booth)
Machine Machine (Lei Chic vendor)
Maleana Cosmetics
Monkeypod Jam
Pure Joy Adornments
Recess by Homecoming
SALT (Our Kakaako)
Salt + Sand
Tasi Boutique
Truestory Textstiles

The food

All Kine Grindz

Contact: 808-368-4799; habilitat.com/all-kine-grindz.html; All Kine Grindz on Facebook

On the menu: Smoked pork; pastele stew; BBQ chicken; fresh fish; spicy poke bowl

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: $2 off 3 entrees


Aloha Pops

Contact: 808-286-4699; @AlohaTricycle (Twitter); alohatricycle.com

On the menu: Popsicles (green tea, chocolate banana, plantation pineapple, salted caramel shaka taco)

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy two, get the third for $1


Beyond Burgers

Contact: beyondburgers@gmail.com; Beyond Burgers Honolulu on Facebook

On the menu: Bacon-wrapped hotdogs, burgers and more

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD


Bonfire Pizza

Screen Shot 2014-02-11 at 3.31.58 PMContact: 808-222-2568; bonfirepizzaco.com

On the menu: Wood-fired, fresh sourdough, thin-crust pizzas (pepperoni, mushroom, cheese); Italian Cremosa drinks (Hawaiian poha berry, Hawaiian ginger and Hawaiian lilikoi)

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD


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On the menu: Cupcakes (red velvet, chocolate mint, banana caramel crunch, Cinna-bom); cheesecakes (guava, lilikoi
Chocolate Chaos Cake)

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy five cupcakes, get one free


Elena’s Home of Finest Filipino Foods

Contact: Elena’s Restaurant in Waipahu 808-676-8005; www.ElenasRestaurant.com; @ElenasFilipino (Twitter), www.facebook.com/ElenasRestaurant

What’s on the menu: Elena’s Bowls; Chicken or Pork Adobo; Lechon Special; Gisantes; Pork Adobo Fried Rice Omelet; Pansit Lumpia Combo

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy two bowls, get two free drinks


Guava Smoked

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What’s on the menu: Smoked pork or chicken bowl; Smoked Chicken Salad; Smoked Chicken Plate; Smoked Pork Plate; Mixed Plate Chicken/Pork

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD


Hawaiian Fresh Farms

270469_445813538799737_1174813329_aContact: 808-321-1567; Hawaiian Fresh Farms on Facebook

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD


Hawaii’s Fried Musubi

Contact: 808-391-3835; @friedmusubiHI (Twitter), Hawaii’s Fried Musubi on Facebook

On the menu: Fried classic Spam musubi and Mama’s Fried Chicken Combo; Fried Spicy Bomb Musubi and Mama’s Fried Chicken Combo; Fried Hawaiian-style ahi with Mama’s Fried Chicken Combo; Deep-fried Oreos: Deep-fried Cheesecake; Deep-fried Twinkies; Deep-fried Gooey Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

Hula Shrimp Co.

Contact: Hulashrimp@yahoo.com

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD


Il Gelato

il gelatoContact: 501 Sumner St.; 808-542-9276; @IlGelatoHawaii (Twitter); Il Gelato Hawaii on Facebook

On the menu: Gelato/Sorbetto: sea-salted caramel, gianduia, Tahitian vanilla; raspberry and mango sorbetto; coconut gelato; affogato, root beer float

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy two scoops of gelato, get a free waffle cone


Kettle Corn Hawaii

Contact: 808-306-2444; kettlecornhawaii.com; Kettle Corn Hawaii on Facebook

On the menu: Original and flavored kettle corn

Malama Card discount: Buy two large bags, get a small bag for free


Life is Sweet

Screen Shot 2014-02-11 at 2.52.12 PMContact: 808-946-4333; cakeworkshi.com

On the menu: Various flavors of macarons

Malama Card discount: TBD


Olay Thai

Contact: 808-487-4001; 99-927 Iwaena St. in Aiea; Olay’s Thai Food on Facebook

On the menu: Thai Curry Bowls (choose from Green Curry Chicken, Panang Curry Chicken, Yellow Curry Chicken or Pumpkin Curry Chicken); Veggie Pad Thai; Lemongrass Fried Chicken; Sateh Chicken or Pork Sticks; Pork Spring Rolls

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy a two-choice plate, get a free soda

Pololi Oe

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On the menu: Mini garlic chicken; Shrimp Kataifi; French Fries of the Pacific (fried calamari); garlic chicken plate; combination plate; dozen garlic chicken; Spam Musubi

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy any two plates, get a free drink


Pt. Suisse

295712_300451083316788_884440279_n-570x552Contact: 310-663-4090; @PtSuisseCrepes (Twitter); Pt. Suisse Crepes on Facebook

On the menu: Caprese crepe – Spinach, cherry tomatoes, mozzarella cheese and homemade basil oil; Dream crepe – Nutella, strawberry and banana and more

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: $1 off


Sweet Pea Cafe

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On the menu: MunchieZ breakfast burger; fried rice loco moco; breakfast burrito; Eggs Benedict; Gummy Iced Tea; Moon Shot

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD


Uncle’s Ice Cream Sandwiches

Screen Shot 2014-02-11 at 2.37.18 PMContact: TK

On the menu: Mint chocolate chip on double chocolate cookies; cookies & cream on double chocolate cookies; peanut butter on Tutu’s chocolate chip cookies; double dark chocolate on double chocolate cookies; North Shore coffee on double chocolate cookies; fresh lilikoi on old-fashioned sugar cookies; ultra-creamy vanilla on Snickerdoodle cookies with rainbow sprinkles; Monster Love (fresh strawberry and chocolate chips on old-fashioned sugar cookies)

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: $1 off