Who’s coming: Eat the Street Dia De Los Muertos


DiaDeLosMuertosBust out the face paint and brush up on your macabre makeup skills. Our fave foodie fiesta hosts its annual Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration this Viernes with costume contests, trick-or-treating, happy hour, Mexican eats and more at Makers & Tasters Kewalo.

What’s Viernes, you ask? Friday, amigos, this Friday.

When: Friday, Oct. 30 from 5 to 10 p.m.
Where: 1011 Ala Moana Blvd.
Admission: Free

ETS-parking-OctoberParking: See updated parking map

Lot 1 (Ward Ave & Ahui St) – $5 per car
Lot 2 (Ahui & Ala Moana Blvd) – Metered parking, FREE after 6pm
Lot 3 (Kewalo Basin Park) – $1 per hour
Lot 4 (First Hawaiian Bank) – $2 after 5 p.m.
Lot 5 (Ilalo & Ohe St) – $10 per car

Highlights of Friday’s street fest:

Foodbank Hawaii Perks Card• Live entertainment by Lehua Kalima & Shaun 7-9 p.m.

• Use your Hawaii Perks card for $1 off every $9 spent at a single food vendor. Show signed Hawaii Perks card at time of purchase

• Happy hour 5-7 p.m.

• Free balloon artist

• Keiki face painting & adult sugar skull face painting

• Sugar skull costume contest begins at 6:30 p.m.

• “Truck of Treat” trick-or-treating at all vendors

• Mini pumpkin patch photo backdrop

• Bloomingdale’s FroYo Truck

• Hashtag #eatthestreet

Here’s the lineup and menus (more menus to be added as received):

All Kine Grindz

all kine grindzContact: 808-368-4799; habilitat.com/all-kine-grindz.html; All Kine Grindz on Facebook

On the menu: Local favorites


Aloha Aina Poi Co.

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On the menu: Paiai bowls, Da Hawaiian Samplah, kulolo sashimi, Kauai kulolo, fresh coconut water


Aloha Plate

alohaContact: 808-664-6647; http://alohaplate.com/

On the menu: Local favorites


Aloha Pops

alohapopContact: 808-286-4699; @AlohaTricycle (Twitter); alohapopshi.com

On the menu: Specialty homemade popsicles with uniquely local flavors

Beyond Burgers

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On the menu: Specialty burgers and hotdogs


Crazy Country Corn


On the menu: Fresh local corn on the cob with toppings


Elena’s Home of Finest Filipino Foods

Contact: Elena’s Restaurant in Waipahu 808-676-8005; www.ElenasRestaurant.com; @ElenasFilipino (Twitter), www.facebook.com/ElenasRestaurant

What’s on the menu: Elena’s pork adobo fried rice, gisantes, chicken adobo, sari sari, dinuguan and pork adobo combo, and the crowd favorite lechon special

Five-O Ribs

five-o ribsContact: 509-668-0000; www.FiveORibs.com; ryan@fiveoribs.com; Five-O Hawaiian Style Smoked Ribs on Facebook

On the menu: Juicy baby back ribs and more


Flavors of the World

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Contact: Flavors of the World on Facebook

On the menu: Pork sandwich and plate, chicken sandwich and plate, meatball sandwich, butter garlic shrimp plate.


Fresh Catch

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On the menu: Ahi katsu musubi, poke musubi, ahi katsu, crab roll, baked salmon, pastele stew/fries. Featured item: Roasted jalepeno sausage on a stick with mustard drizzle


Girls Who Bake Next Door

girls who bakeContact: 808-983-9989; @girlswhobake (Twitter); The Girls Who Bake Next Door on Facebook

Featured item: Chocolate stout cupcakes


Hawaiian Fresh Farms

Hawaiian Fresh FarmsContact: 808-321-1567; Hawaiian Fresh Farms on Facebook

On the menu: Grass-fed burger, line-caught fish and chips, fresh fish tacos and more


Hawaiian Twisted Tater

twisted taterContact: Hawaiiantwistedtater@yahoo.com

On the menu: Deep-fried spiral cut potatoes with creative toppings and dressings


Hawaiian Waffledog

WaffledogContact: Hawaiian Waffledog on Facebook

On the menu: Original Waffledog and slushies


Hawaii’s Fried Musubi

Contact: 808-391-3835; @friedmusubiHI (Twitter), Hawaii’s Fried Musubi on Facebook

On the menu: Local favorites


Hula Shrimp

hulashrimpContact: Hula Shrimp on Facebook

On the menu: local favorites and garlic shrimp plates


I Love Tacos

On the menu: street style tacos with fresh toppings


Il Gelato

ilgelatoContact: 501 Sumner St.; 808-542-9276; @IlGelatoHawaii (Twitter); Il Gelato Hawaii on Facebook

On the menu: Gourmet gelato, pitaya and acai bowls, sorbetto smoothies, gelato drink specials


Infernos Pizza

infernosContact: infernospizzahawaii.com, Inferno’s Wood Fire Pizza on Facebook

On the menu: Wood fired pizza


Kau Kau Grill

Contact: 755 Kapahulu Ave.; 284-8293; Kau Kau Grill on Facebook

On the menu: BBQ baby back ribs, spicy spareribs, pulehu short ribs, garlic shrimp, spicy and shoyu poke bowls


Koi Catering

koi1Contact: 808-845-4564; 2028 Dillingham Blvd.

On the menu: Local favorites


La Roux

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On the menu: Louisiana Creole cuisine


Liquid Pleasure

Contact: 808-780-9288 or email streetgrindz@gmail.com

On the menu: Smoothies, shakes, frappes, espresso


Local STOP

localstopContact: @localstop (Twitter); Local Stop on Facebook

On the menu: Local favorites


Mega-Load Burgers

megaloadContact: 808-518-1540, Mega-Load Burgers on Facebook

On the menu: Burgers


No Ka Oi Cookie Company

no ka oiContact: 808-489-2642; nokaoicookiecompany.com; No Ka ‘Oi Cookie Company on Facebook

On the menu: Fresh baked cookies, desserts and sweets


Olay’s Thai

Contact: 808-487-4001; Olay’s Thai Food Express on Facebook

On the menu: Thai curries and noodle dishes


Otsuji Farms

otsujifarmsContact: 808-368.1135; otsujifarm.com

On the menu: Fresh dishes made with produce from Otsuji Farms


Paul’s Poppers

PAUL'S POPPERS: Hand-wrapped deep-fried wontons with assorted stuffings -- some cheesy, some meaty, some spicyContact: 808-351-7583; Paul’s Poppers on Facebook; paulspoppers.com

On the menu: Deep-fried gourmet wontons

Pt. Suisse Crepes

Contact:808-351 5871; @PtSuisseCrepes (Twitter); Pt Suisse Crepes on Facebook

On the menu: Chocolate Bomb with chocolate chip cake with pudding, whipped cream and caramel toffee crumble

Pop Pop Donuts

poppopContact: 808-664-3287; poppopdonuts.com; @poppopdonuts on Twitter; Pop Pop Donuts on Facebook

On the menu: Fresh miniature donuts with various toppings and glazes


Primo Popcorn

Primo PopcornContact: Primo Popcorn on Facebook, @primopopcorn (Instagram)

On the menu: Unique and delicious flavored popcorn catering to all tastebuds and snackers


Shaka Shrimp

Contact: Shaka Shrimp on Facebook

On the menu: local favorites and garlic shrimp plates


Smokin Wings and Things

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On the menu: Signature wings, paninis and pupus



Contact: TacoChino on Facebook

On the menu: Street-style tacos


Tea on Fleek

Courtesy Honolulu Night + MarketContact: Tea on Fleek on Facebook.

On the menu: Signature iced tea blends and lemonades


Tin Hut BBQ

Tin HutContact: 808-492-8676; www.tinhut-bbq.com; Tin Hut BBQ on Facebook

On the menu: A variety of meats seasoned and smoked low and slow for hours


Uncle’s Kitchen

Contact: 808-208-0679

On the menu: Spicy ahi, Spicy kalua pork, dynamite chicken, curry loco moco, and kimchee pork flavored musubis

Waimanalo Country Farms

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On the menu: TBD


Wow Wow Lemonade

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On the menu: Fresh-pressed lemonades (lilikoi, blackberry lavender, strawberry, pineapple li hing, strawberry li hing, classic); Mason jar lemonades. Featured flavor: Pomegranate green tea