Six reasons to do something this weekend
Weekend Picks - April 11, 2013
What: Sample 14 different chocolates from Hawaii and around the world at Madre Chocolate's award-winning chocolate tasting, including a brand new batch made entirely from Maui-grown cacao. The bean-to-bar factory worked closely with Hana Gold Farm to produce a mellow, fruity chocolate with butterscotch and caramel finishes. Tonight, you'll meet farm owner Bob Frost and taste the result.
When: Tonight at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Madre Chocolate, 20-A Kainehe St.
Details: Purchase tickets here.
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Eye on the Prize
What: Enter Beauty Within Reach's Botox giveaway for a chance to banish worr-eye-some frown lines and crows feet. One lucky winner will receive a voucher for 50 units of Botox (a $700+ value!) from Honolulu Eye Clinic eye surgeon Dr. Rupa Wong, one of HONOLULU Magazine's Best Doctors.
When: Entries will be accepted through April 26.
Details: Entrants must be 18 years or older and a Hawaii resident, one entry per person. Consultation required, restrictions apply. Click here to enter.
What: Head to Ward Centers for Discover Kakaako – this month's highlights include a fashion show by Eden in Love and T&C Surf Designs, performances by UH-Manoa's marching band and U.S. Air Force Band of the Pacific-Hawaii Jazz Trio, and the return of Half-y Hour, which pairs 50 percent off deals at stores like Eden in Love, Bean & Vanilla, and Executive Chef with free signature cocktails like Ruby Rouge Martini and Cake n' Club. Don't forget to stop by HONOLULU Family's booth for a chance to win gift certificates to Ward Centers restaurants, Go! Mokulele and more.
When: Saturday, 5-9 p.m.
Where: Ward Centers.
Details: Click here for the full schedule.
What: Celebrate the opening of Fishcake's newest exhibit, Small Photographs. Eleven local photographers were challenged to create works on a "small" scale while thinking outside the box. The result: more than a hundred photos scattered throughout the main showroom, some no bigger than 3×3 inches.
When: Reception takes place tonight, 6-8 p.m., the exhibit runs through May 31.
Where: Fishcake, 307c Kamani St.
Sky's the Limit
What: Bamboo Sky is holding a warehouse sale this weekend with $10 bins and major discounts. Score additional freebies with the following: 1) Have a friend who's never been to Bamboo Sky join the in-store mailing list for a $10 voucher toward your next purchase, 2) Share this warehouse sale post on Facebook for a $5 voucher toward your next purchase, and 3) Repost the warehouse sale flier on Instagram for a $5 voucher toward your next purchase.
When: Tomorrow through Sunday.
Where: Bamboo Sky, 401 Kamakee St.
Details: Restrictions apply, view posts for details. Vouchers may not be used with other discounts or promotions.
Sweet as Buy
What: Shop new spring arrivals at Milk & Honey tomorrow and get a one-on-one styling session, light snacks and drinks, and 15 percent off your entire purchase.
When: Tomorrow, noon-4 p.m.
Where: Milk & Honey, 1154 Fort Street Mall, Suite 307. Directions here.