Spam-azing! Guide to Saturday’s Spam Jam


15-0346-SPAM-JAm-Identity-GraphicSpring breezes are wafting the onolicious scents of briny, juicy pork products, and that can only mean one thing: Waikiki Spam Jam! Once again, the epic street fest takes over Kalakaua Avenue in a massive celebration of our beloved canned meat.

When: Saturday, May 2 from 4 to 10 p.m.
Where: Up and down Kalakaua Avenue
Why: A benefit for the Hawaii Foodbank
Admission: Free
Parking: Parking information

The entertainment

img_0716Outrigger Stage — fronting the Outrigger Waikiki Hotel

4:30 p.m. Ka Hehena
5:30 p.m. Nathan Aweau
6:30 p.m. Germaine’s Luau
7:30 p.m. Del Beazley & Robi Kahakalau
8:30 p.m. Brother Noland

Shops of Hawaii Stage — fronting the Royal Hawaiian Center

Spam Jam 20134:30 p.m. Myth: Hidden Legends of Old Hawaii
5:30 p.m. The Wreck
6:30 p.m. Ukulele Superkids featuring Honoka & Azita
7:30 p.m. Red Light Challenge
8:30 p.m. EMKE

On the Menu

Saturday’s 13th Spam Jam may prove to be the Spammiest yet, with 17 participating restaurants and stores.

ABC Stores

Spam Katsu Dynamite

On the menu: SPAM katsu dynamite and spicy SPAM poke in won ton pi

Atlantis Seafood & Steak


On the menu: SPAM lau lau

Chai’s Waikiki

Ahi Spam Katsu with Wasabi Green Curry

On the menu: Spicy SPAM and fresh ahi katsu with wasabi green curry and mango salsa

Duke’s Waikiki


On the menu: Duke’s famous Hula Pie

Eggs ‘n Things


On the menu: Garlic SPAM fries with 3 dipping sauces, SPAM cheesecake and SPAM bread pudding

Gordon Biersch


On the menu: Kama’aina SPAM street taco, artisan SPAM & salami pizza, Chinatown SPAM won ton, mango BBQ SPAM slider, SPAM hash cake slider, Asian hoisin SPAM bao bun slider, and a SPAM slider sampler

Hard Rock Cafe


On the menu: Portuguese sausage SPAMac & Cheese Balls and SPAM spiced cupcakes

Hawaiian Crown Plantation

HawaiianCrownSlidersOn the menu: Grilled pineapple & SPAM skewers, grilled SPAM & cheese sliders, pineapple sorbet with SPAM sprinkles

Hula Grill


On the menu: Portugese sausage SPAM waffle dogs, SPAM fried rice, SPAM loco moco, and SPAM fried rice loco moco

Jimmy Buffett’s at the Beachcomber


On the menu: Spicy SPAM Rice Bites, SPAM nachos and SPAM chili and rice

MAC 24/7

mac247_plate_finalOn the menu: Fried SPAM pulled pork lumpia, SPAM chili garlic calamansi dip

Mahaloha Burger


On the menu: Loco moco SPAM burger and teriyaki SPAM burger



On the menu: MacSPAM brittle ice cream pop

PF Chang’s


On the menu: SPAM lo mein and SPAM lettuce wraps

Seafood Village


On the menu: SPAM shumai and SPAM manapua

Shops of Hawaii


On the menu: Three varieties of SPAM musubi: Original, teriyaki and Sriracha

Uncle’s North Shore Gourmet

The Elvis - photo

On the menu: The Elvis ice cream sandwich with peanut butter and banana ice cream with chocolate chips and crispy fried SPAM on oatmeal cookies