Weekend Picks – February 19, 2009


Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.

Gone To Heaven
All the vintage pieces Mu‘uMu‘u Heaven has collected that are just too cool to cut up and recycle into new dresses are on sale. More than 10 years of serious vintage hunting built this collection, and nothing is more than $100.
When: Friday and Saturday
Where: Mu‘uMu‘u Heaven, 767 Kailua Road, Kailua
Details: Call 808.263.3366 for more info.

A Spasome Time
What: Enjoy spa treatments and complimentary cocktails and heavy pupus while you browse cool one-of-a-kind jewelry and handbags. Facials are $35, waxing $12 to $20 and makeup makeovers are free.
When: Tonight, 5:30 to 9 p.m.
Where: Makana Esthetics Academy, 1186 Waimanu Avenue (second floor)
Details: Call 808.591.6090 for more info.

Fat Tuesday

What: Laissez les bon temps roulez at the Mardi Gras Carnaval in Chinatown with live music, floats, Cajun food, and a costume contest.
When: Tuesday, February 24, 6 to 10 p.m.
Where: Along Nu‘uanu Avenue bewtween Beretania and King streets.
Details: Free. Call 808.521.9266 or click here for more info.

Free Lunch
What: Dine a few times at Ward Center restaurants and get a free meal.
When: Through May 31.
Where: Ward Centers and Ward Warehouse
Details: Get info on offers and participating restaurants at www.wardcenters.com