Weekend Picks – July 30, 2009

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

13 Going on Five
What: Ginger 13 designer Cindy Yokoyama celebrates her jewelry line’s 5th anniversary with a brand new collection featuring chic beaded bracelets, chain and chunky stone necklaces, and beachy hoop shell earrings. Lei Chic readers receive an exclusive 15 percent off online orders.
When: Starting today.
Where: Shop online here.
Details: Enter promo code LeiChic5YEAR at checkout to redeem the discount.


Say Cheesecake!
What: In honor of National Cheesecake Day, The Cheesecake Factory is giving half off any cheesecake slice when you dine in, today only. Try the newest flavor, Stefanie’s Ultimate Red Velvet Cake Cheesecake, and 25 percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Feeding America charity.
When: Today, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: The Cheesecake Factory, 2301 Kalakaua Ave.
Details: For more info call 808.924.5001.

She Sells Seashells
What: Find sunrise shells and beach glass framed in sterling silver at Caitlin Ross Odom’s jewelry trunk show. Receive 10 percent off during trunk show hours.
When: Saturday, 12 to 5 p.m.
Where: Shasa Emporium, Kahala Mall (opposite Nine West).
Details: Free entry. For more info click here.

To Market, To Market
What: Sample tasty pupu and sweets for free during The Pacific Place Tea Garden’s Market Day. Try English-style scones, Kona coffee, fresh-roasted macadamia nuts from Menehune Mac, and shortbread treats from Keith’s Cookies. ANd, get special pricing on featured food, drinks and bulk specialty teas.
When: Saturday, 3 to 6:30 p.m.
Where: The Pacific Place Tea Garden, Level 3, Ala Moana Center.
Details: Free entry. For more info call 808.944.2004.

A Taste of Southern Comfort
What: Art After Dark heads down South with American art exhibits, live Southern rock by the Piranha Brothers Band, pick-up horseshoe games, line dancing performances, and Southern drinks and cuisine courtesy of Town Kaimuki.
When: Friday, 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Honolulu Academy of Arts, 900 South Beretania St.
Details: Free for Academy members and $10 for Non-Academy members. For more info click here.