Weekend Picks – February 3, 2011
Forget a special someone, if you're lusting for that vintage bag, Fighting Eel dress, or fashionista find, your favorite downtown boutiques have deals for you this weekend!
What: Catherine's Closet is looking for love. Write a valentine to the vintage shop on Facebook, and receive 10% off during First Friday. 20% off if yours is deemed the most heart thumping!
When: Friday, February 4, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Catherine's Closet, 125 Merchant Street
Details: Send your love notes to Catherine's Closet's Facebook page
What: Fighting Eel is seeing red, and cream, and black. All items in those hues will be an added 25% off.
When: Today through Saturday
Where: Fighting Eel, 1133 Bethel Street
Details:Don't feel like trekking downtown? Shop online and use the code FELOVESYOU to get 15% off everything at Fightingeel.com
What: The Fashionistas have a reward for shoppers: a new loyalty card. $250 in purchases gets you $20 in credit, as well as other offers and prizes.
When: Shop tomorrow through Friday, February 11 for double points.
Where: Fashionista's Market, 1185 Bethel Street
Details: Check out the new arrivals on their Facebook page.
What: You've sweated it out at the office all day. Tonight work off those office frustrations with a free workout at Ala Moana Beach Park. Personal trainers Marc Maleko Zimmerman and Rachel Lara will get you moving, with the beach as a backdrop.
When: Tonight, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Ala Moana Beach Park, at the training course near the restrooms
Details: Facebook Marc from Hawaii Balance with any questions
Heart of Stone
What: You may not be able to say it with a Hallmark Card, but you can make your own valentine out of recyclables at February's Fresh Market. And if your artistic skills fail you, you can drown your sorrows in Tempest's homemade chocolates, or chocolate-dipped Kula strawberries.
When: Sunday, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Fresh Cafe, 831 Queen Street
Details: Check out the full lineup of eatables and crafts
What: A weekend pick for you, BEFORE it sells out next weekend. The Honolulu Zoo is turning adults only for Valentine's Day. Sip champagne, dine on prime rib, medallions of pork, mahi mahi, dessert and coffee, then take a tour for a humorous look at the birds and the bees for the zoo's most interesting couples.
When: Make reservations now for next week Saturday, February 12. Seatings from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., and 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: Honolulu Zoo, 151 Kapahulu Avenue
Details: $150 per couple. Each seating only has space for 10 couples or less. Reservations are required. Call 971-7195