Weekend Picks – November 10, 2011
Six Ring Circus
What: Bar 35 celebrates its sixth anniversary in big top style with live DJs. And if that doesn't get your freak on catch the special appearances by the bearded lady, rubber band man, and more, catch the Lovely Lady Peep Show featuring 1940s style glamour girls or go vintage yourself with the Firebird Photo Booth.
When: Saturday, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: Bar 35, 35 N. Hotel St.
Details: No cover charge. 21 and over only. Call 808.537.3535 for more information.
What: Stretch your dollars for some ohm-azing jewelry at Lily Lotus' Holiday Jewelry Bazaar. Pieces by Satya, Maya Papaya, Modern Philosophy, Padma & Pickles, Debra Mack and more will be 20 percent off.
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Lily Lotus Boutique, 609 Kailua Rd. #102
Details: Complimentary henna painting will be available from 10 a.m. to noon. Call 808.888.3564 for more information.
What: Showstoppers take over Chinatown for the first ever Fringe Festival. Choose from 18 performances including the history of Asian Americans through pop music, the Waikiki Acrobatic Troupe and Pamela Poles making a splash in 2,000 Leagues (a short trip) Under the Sea, or improv highlights in the best of Laughtrack Theatre.
When: Today through Saturday.
Where: Various locations including the ARTSmith, Ong King Art Center, The Arts at Marks Garage, and theVenue.
Details: Show tickets start at seven dollars with most averaging around $10. For a full schedule go to the Oahu Fringe Festival website.
What: Go green without going in the red this holiday season by learning how to turn unwanted fabric into great gift wrapping.
When: Saturday, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Where: The Green House, 224 Pakohana St.
Details: $20 fee. Go to The Green House's website or call 808.524.8427 for more information.
Bring on the Chain
What: Bliss Lau's latest pieces have landed and you'll have to fight for her gorgeous chain web necklace, bracelet ring combos, and bold geometric necklaces. There is just one in stock of each.
When: Available now.
Where: Fighting Eel, 1133 Bethel St.
Details: Prices start at $200. See more on Fighting Eel's facebook page or call 808.738.9300. While you're calling, you still have time to grab a ticket for early entry to FE's sample sale this Saturday. $20 gives you an hour-and-a-half jump start on the other shoppers this Saturday.
Barrels of Fun
What: This week marks the open window for the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. If the surf cooperates, the Reef Hawaiian Pro could kick off this weekend.
Details: Watch for the latest updates or watch the competition live on the Triple Crown website.
What: Catch up on 2011 in words with Amazon’s picks of its top books for the year. For immediate gratification download one of the Kindle singles (which you can read with free computer applications) which all sell for less than three dollars.
Details: Check out everything from fiction to children’s books, audio books, and cookbooks on Amazon.com.