Top 5 things to do this weekend


The final weekend of July brings some pretty awesome events as varied as the islands. Check out a comic convention, a reggae music festival, a downtown pub crawl, Japan’s top magician and a motorcycle stunt festival.

Comic Con Honolulu
Friday, July 29 – Sunday, July 31
Various times
Hawaii Convention Center

This three-day annual event is a family-friendly celebration of comics, costumes, fantasy, sci-fi and all things nerd (including George Takei himself). Come wearing your best cosplay and be prepared to go into full fangirl/boy mode!


Mayjah Rayjah Music Festival
Friday, July 29, 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 30, 3:30 p.m.
Waikiki Shell

Mayjah Rayjah is back! Happening Friday and Saturday at Waikiki Shell, this year’s event will feature an all-star lineup including J Boog (“Let’s Do It Again), Iration (“Time Bomb”), Matisyahu (“King Without a Crown”), Rebel Souljahz (“Nothing to Hide”), and more.


90’s Bar Crawl
Saturday, July 30
6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Come hang out at a 1990s-themed pub crawl in Chinatown! Part of the proceeds will go to Oahu Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. There’ll be drink specials at participating bars, an exclusive after party, a costume contest and raffles for 90s-themed goodies. All with 90s-themed music, of course.


Sugoi Magic
Saturday, July 30, 8 p.m.
Sunday, July 31, 8 p.m.
Moon Heart

Japan’s top celebrity magician is coming to Hawaii for one weekend only at the Sugoi Magic Show, July 30 and 31 at Moon Heart! Tickets to the 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. shows are available here.



Screen Shot 2016-07-27 at 9.49.04 PMCycle City Hawaii & Monster Energy Present the 10th Annual Stunt Fest
Sunday, July 31
12 noon – 4 p.m.
Cycle City Hawaii

Stunt riders Nick Apex Brocha and Monster Model Elody headline at the 10th version of this motorcycle stunt show, which also features the Kamikaze Crew, Plan-B Drift Trikes, Grom, Ruckus and Moped Show. The free event will also have giveaways, food, music and family fun.