Weekend Picks – November 4, 2010
What: A night of local fashion, art and music at First Lady: The Movement's Official Launch + Expo. Score sweet deals from Jessica's Traveling Boutique, House of Aria and Butik Hawaii. Indulge in free mini-makeovers by Flaunt Hawaii, and get manis at the iKandy's Nail Bar. Catch a live art show by Remi Mead, and music by local songstress Tiffany Ganotisi and DJ Betty.
When: Tonight, 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Cupola Theatre, 2nd floor Honolulu Design Center
Details: 21 and over. Free entrance and a spot on the guest list if you RSVP via Facebook, or $10 at the door.
What: Roberta Oaks' new Holiday 2010 Collection of glam party dresses hits racks this First Friday. Shop, then stick around for jams from DJ Silvana.
When: Friday, shop 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; DJ Silvana 5 to 10 p.m.
Where: Roberta Oaks Showroom, 19 N. Pauahi St., Chinatown.
Details: For more info, call 808.428.1214.
What: Watch as top local mixologists battle to create a winning drink using RumFire's new hot sauce, Rum Fuego, and Bacardi elixers. Enter to win prize giveaways, and enjoy all-day drink specials and a happy hour menu.
When: Monday, 2 p.m.; happy hour 4 to 6 p.m.
Where: Sheraton Waikiki
Details: For reservations or more info, call 808.921.4600.
What: First Friday's Shop, Bop and Grind event. Snag vintage finds from Firebird Photography and Mish Mash, and shop the latest goodies from Sassy Lassy, Catwings Couture, Kisa Kosmos and more. Bop to beats DJ Jet Boy, and grind on treats by Hole In The Wall and Let Them Eat Cupcakes.
When: Friday, 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Corner of Bethel Street and Chaplain Lane, Chinatown
Details: For more info, click here.
What: One-of-a-kind finds at the Catherine's Closet Vintage Holiday Trunk Show. Scope out holiday dresses and hats, and hip heirloom jewelry and accessories.
When: Friday, 4 to 8 p.m.
Where: 125 Merchant St., Honolulu
Details: For more info, call 808.386.2746.
The Light Stuff
What: Grand opening of the Lightsleepers Pop-Up Shop. Scoop up limited-edition T-shirts, pillows, toys, totes and more from local artists Angry Woebots, Matt Tapia, KOAK, KATCH 1 and Spel Oner. Sip on complimentary drinks from Waialua Soda Works, score giveaways, and groove to music by Kavet The Catalyst, Oliver Twist and DJ Observ.
When: Saturday, grand opening party 5 to 9 p.m.; pop-up shop open through November
Where: Split Obsession, Ala Moana Center, Level 2
Details: For more info, call 808.951.8480.