52 sparkling things to do opposite Hawaii in November

November 3, 2015 - garden totes

Happy November! The holiday deteriorate is strictly about to get underway. Here are events opposite a Islands that we really won’t wish to miss.




Enrich your conform clarity with a month of Hawaii Fashion Month’s stylish events.
Photo: Travis Okimoto/HFM Kauai Kaikini Fashion Show featuring Louda Larrain

SEE: Hawaii Fashion Month

A monthlong eventuality showcasing a latest wears Hawaii’s conform attention has to offer with 30 events. For some-more information revisit hawaiifashionmonth.com.


SEE: Margaret Cho – The PsyCHO Tour

Standup by one of America’s many strange talents. The groundbreaking comedian binds down dual performances—one in Honolulu, one in Kahului. Oahu: 11/6, $45–$65, 8 p.m., Neil Blaisdell Concert Hall, 777 Ward Ave., Honolulu, ticketmaster.com; Maui: 11/7, $27–$57, 7:30 p.m., Maui Arts Cultural Center, One Cameron Way, Kahului, mauiarts.org.


SEE: Augie T Live: “More Haole Than You Think” Comedy Tour

The internal comedian and radio celebrity continues celebrating 25 years of laughs with a statewide debate by Hawaii Island and wraps adult in Honolulu. Hawaii Island: 11/7, $20–$40, 8 p.m., Palace Theatre; Oahu: 11/13, $25–$45, 7:30 p.m., Hawaii Theatre, 1130 Bethel St., Honolulu, tickets during augiet.com.





Harness a elements with Hawaii Yoga Festival. Photo: Hawaii Yoga Festival/Loren Frohning.

TASTE: Holiday By The Sea Benefit

A advantage for a 38th Annual Hawaii Visitor Industry Charity Walk. This food eventuality serves a plated cooking rom Don a Beachcomber grill and includes live internal song by Makanau, and John Cruz. 11/5, $10–$20, 5 to 8:30 p.m., Royal Kona Resort Luau Grounds, 75-5852 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona, tickets during royalkona.wix.com/holidaybythesea.


DO: Island Veterans Day Parade

Join a village in celebrating Hawaii Island’s veterans and all those now apportionment starting during a King Kamehameha Statue in Hilo. 11/7, free, 10 a.m., HiVetParade.org.


DO: 2015 Kona Coffee Cultural Festival

Four decades strong, a festival celebrates a 45th anniversary as a state’s oldest food festival—10 days of Kona coffee-inspired activities including a festival lantern march by historic Kailua Village, a coverlet show, a coffee and art wander during Holualoa Village and more. 11/6–11/15, finish inventory of events during konacoffeefest.com.


DO: Hawaii Yoga Festival 2015

Whether you’re a newbie or an consultant yogi, unplug and douse your mind, physique and suggestion in inlet during this shelter with a brew of Island-based and visiting instructors gift classes on all from vinyasa to Samadhi. 11/10–11/15, passes operation from $310–$775, Kalani Retreat, 1206860 Kalapana-Kapoho Rd., Pahoa, hawaiiyogafestival.com.


TASTE: 6th Annual “Uncorked” Food Wine Festival

Eight chefs come together to benefaction food, beers, wines and Hawaiian song by Meleuhane. Proceeds advantage a Visitor Aloha Society of Hawaii Island, assisting visitors influenced by adversity. 11/14, $50–$70, 5 p.m., The Shops during Mauna Lani, 68-1330 Mauna Lani Dr., Kamuela, tickets and info during brownpapertickets.com, shopsatmaunalani.com.


SEE: Pomp Circumstance Ball – An Evening during Hulihee

Dress in Victorian 1880s clothe in a reversion jubilee of when King Kalakaua and Queen Kapiolani threw balls in Hulihee Palace. As we boyant by a festival in duration attire, you’ll be serenaded by a sounds of Amy Hanaialii Gillom and some-more internal entertainment. If we only wish to revisit as a spectator, a house will be open for visitation. 11/14, $125, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., Hulihee Palace, 75-5718 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, daughterofhawaii.org.


HEAR: 2nd Annual Kahilu Swing Spectacular

Jazz it adult with a universe famous Glenn Miller Orchestra in a jubilee of music, dancing, food and libation that simulate a pizzazz of a 1930s and ’40s. Includes dance lessons for those who need to brush adult on their Jitterbug. 11/15, $32–$133, 6 p.m., Waikoloa Marriott Hotel, 69-275 Waikoloa Beach Dr., Waikoloa Village, kahilutheatre.org.


DO: 28th Annual Hilo Christmas Extravaganza Craft Fair

Get your Christmas offered list finished early with this annual qualification satisfactory that supports over 70 internal artisans. 11/20–11/21, $2, children underneath 12 free, Friday 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Edith Kanakaole Tennis Stadium, 1500 Kalanianaole Ave., Hilo, edithkanakaolefoundation.org.


SEE: Hula Kahiko during Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

An outside arrangement of normal hula and intone by kumu (teacher) Aloha Victor with Halau Kalaakeakauikawekiu. 11/21, free/park opening fees apply, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Volcano Art Center Gallery during Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Crater Rim Drive, Volcano, volcanoartcenter.org, (808) 967-8222.


TASTE: Meet Eat Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Kona Task Force on Feeding a Hungry hosts their 22nd annual eventuality where village organizations, churches and businesses come together to feed West Hawaii’s needy. Free, though all are speedy to move a bag of rice to present to a Food Basket. 11/25, free, 5:15 to 7 p.m., food donations accepted, Kealakehe Intermediate School Cafeteria, 74-5062 Onipaa St., Kailua-Kona, (808) 987-1664.





Ring in a holidays with Hawaii’s veterans and military. Photo pleasantness Waikiki Holiday Parade.

SEE: Ahola – A Site-specific Public Fashion Project

Meet a designers behind this village fashion-art plan that raises recognition of Hawaii’s contemporary issues by open art. 11/4, free, 6 p.m., The Modern Honolulu’s The Study, 1775 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, facebook.com/AholaFashionProject.


DO: 3rd Annual Reyn Spooner Holiday Benefit for Make-A-Wish Hawaii

The Hawaii-based aloha shirt association hosts a special holiday eventuality for a internal section of a dear charity. A night of Na Hoku Hanohano Award-winning talent such as Hapa, Ryan Nakagawa Usaburo Mendenhal and Sean Robbins, pupu (tapas) supposing by Mariposa and island cocktails by internal mixologist Joey Gottesman and a wordless auction featuring singular book Reyn Spooner fashions. 11/5, $50, 6 p.m., Mariposa during Neiman Marcus, tickets during wish.reynspooner.com.


DO: 2nd Annual Business of Fashion Panel

The Hawaii Fashion Incubator (HIFI) earnings with “HIFI Connects: The Business of HI Fashion,” an educational row contention of distinguished conform attention professionals Malia Jones (Hawaii-born engineer of Malia Jones Swim), Robert Ikeda (an LA-based consultant and designer) and Kay Sides, Hatch Inc. (an LA/NY showroom). 11/6, $25, giveaway for Hawaii Fashion Exchange members, 6:30 p.m., Honolulu Designer Center Cupola Theatre, 1250 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, tickets during hificonnects2015.eventbrite.com.


DO: 7th Annual Over a Edge Fundraiser

A advantage for Special Olympics Hawaii, thrill-seeking participants will scale a side of a skyscraper displaying extraordinary feats of strength and finesse. 11/7, Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa, 2424 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu, singular participation, register during specialolympicshawaii.org.


SEE: 2015 Vans Triple Crown of Surfing

Day one of a world’s premier eventuality for veteran surfing strictly commences on a North Shore. In a 33rd year, design large winter waves and hearten on your favorites. 11/12–12/20, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., North Shore, Haleiwa, some-more info vanstriplecrownofsurfing.com.


SEE: Tsai Ming-Liang screenings

Surf cinema’s Taiwanese New Wave with screenings of a auteur’s 1992 entrance Rebels of a Neon God, alongside his new “Stray Dog” (2013) and “Goodbye Dragon Inn” (2003). 11/1–11/13, Honolulu Museum of Art, 900 S. Beretania St., Honolulu, revisit honolulumuseum.org for tickets and times.


SEE: 35th Annual Hawaii International Film Festival

Presenting 181 films from around a world—17 from a U.S., 14 general and 32 universe premieres from 41 countries. Noteworthy selections embody Lee Joo-ick’s “The Throne,” Todd Haynes’s “Carol” starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara and Mabel Cheung’s “A Tale of Three Cities.” 11/12–11/22, $10–$14, Regal Dole Cannery Theatres, 735 Iwilei Rd., Honolulu, tickets during hiff.org.


DO: Grand Opening of Ala Moana Center’s Ewa Wing

Aloha, 650,000 block feet of some-more shopping! Check out all a new stores during a Ala Moana Shopping Center (in a former Sears space) opening only in time for a holiday gifting season. 11/12, 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Ala Moana Center, 1450 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, alamoanacenter.com.


DO: Native Hawaiian Arts Culture Expo

A giveaway two-day eventuality bringing together normal informative practitioners and internal contemporary artisans to share and applaud authentic Hawaiian enlightenment and moolelo (history). An party lineup featuring hula halau (hula troupes) Kuhai Halau o Kahealani Pa Olapa Kahiko, Kawika a reading of Kohala Kuamoo, Kawika Trask Friends, informative workshops including fishing net attire making, Hawaiian quilting and plume decoration making. 11/14–11/15, free, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Na Lama Kukui, 560 N. Nimitz Hwy., St. 200, Honolulu, islandconnection.com.


HEAR: Music of Hawaii – George Kahumoku, Jr. Daniel Ho

Na Hoku Hanohano Award-winning, tardy pivotal guitar colonize Kahumoku joins Grammy-winning composer Ho for an dusk of classical island sounds. 11/18, $20–$25, 7:30 p.m., Honolulu Museum of Art, 900 S. Beretania St., Honolulu, honolulumuseum.org.


SEE: Manaola Runway Show

Native Hawaiian engineer unveils his latest designs with dual disdainful runway shows, a examination of a Manaola Hawaii Fall/Winter ’15 collection and preview of Spring/Summer ’16. Starr Kalahiki and Irie Love to perform before to a shows; DJ SuperCW spins during a after-party and post-pop-up shop. 11/18, Honolulu Design Center, 1250 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, haven tickets during eventbrite.com.


SEE: Harajuku – Tokyo Street Fashion

This guest artist array for a arriving muster of a same name welcomes Japan’s former Kawaii envoy Misako Aoki and travel conform star Minori in a meet-and-greet and Shironuri proof over dual days. 11/19, giveaway with museum entry, 10a.m. to noon, Honolulu Museum of Art, 900 S. Beretania St., Honolulu; 11/20, free, 6 to 8 p.m., Honolulu Museum of Art School, 1111 Victoria Street, Honolulu, honolulumuseum.org.


SEE: Kristi Yamaguchi and Brian Boitano – Golden Moment

Twirl into a holidays with dual of a world’s many distinguished figure skaters in a star-studded dusk that supports early childhood literary in Hawaii. 11/20–11/21, $50–$100, 7 p.m., Neal S. Blaisdell Arena, 777 Ward Ave, Honolulu, ticketmaster.com, (808) 768-5252


DO: Honolulu Fashion Week 2015

More than 50 internal designers during a Honolulu Fashion Week Marketplace kicking off on Friday followed by runway shows from “Project Runway” star Kini Zamora, Maunahealii, and Todd Snyder. 11/20–11/22, Hawaii Convention Center, 1801 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, report during honolulufashionweek.com.


HEAR: Oahu Jazz Blues Festival

Jazz Hall of Fame and award-winning musicians like Bobby Watson, Joe Louis Walker, Delfeayo Marsali perk adult your evenings with deafening stylings on a North Shore. 11/19–11/22, categorical opening night 11/21, $50–$100, 5 to 9 p.m., Turtle Bay Resort, 57-091 Kamehameha Hwy., Kahuku, oahujazzandbluesfestival.com.


DO: ThanksGetting Day

Ala Moana Center opens early during 6 a.m. for Black Friday. Get those door-buster deals and store sales before anyone else on a island. 11/27, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., Ala Moana Center, 1450 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, alamoanacenter.com.


SEE: Waikiki Holiday Parade

The march commemorates survivors and veterans of Pearl Harbor with Hawaiian song and internal bands, a marching rope from a mainland, troops units and dignitaries walking down a torch-lit Kalakaua Avenue. 11/27, free, 7 p.m., Kalakaua Avenue from Fort DeRussy to Kapiolani Park, waikikiholidayparade.com.





Dunk into a deteriorate with this Hawaii basketball series. Photo pleasantness Maui Jim Invitational.

HEAR: Booker T. Jones

The American RB/soul thespian of a classical “Green Onions” stairs onto a Castle Theater stage. 11/5, $20–$60, 7:30 p.m., Castle Theater, Maui Arts Cultural Center, One Cameron Way, Kahului, mauiarts.org.


DO: 2nd Annual Made in Maui County Festival

More than 130 vendors offered products Made in Maui County—food, crafts, fashion, valuables and collections. Festivities embody demos, a runway show, food trucks and prizes. First 2,000 attendees accept a giveaway commemorative receptacle bag. 11/7, $5, children underneath 12 free, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Maui Arts Cultural Center, One Cameron Way, Kahului, mauiarts.org.


TASTE: Feast Dinner during Lumeria Maui

Celebrate tumble mixture and flavors during this Makawao skill with a fall-inspired, five-course dish by The Wooden Crate cook Ben Diamond, vegan dessert by guest fritter cook Amy Alexander of Baked by Amy and a foraged spray seminar by Angela Deceit of RiverMoon Botanicals—all partial of a Feast Hawaii series. 11/12, $25–$135, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Lumeria Maui, 1813 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, lumeriamaui.com.


DO: Haleakala National Park’s Commercial-Free Day

Visitors can respectfully watch Native Hawaiians use normal informative activities during Haleakala. The inhabitant park suspends tours on this day for a community. 11/12, free, 8am to 4pm, Haleakala National Park, Makawao, nps.gov/hale.


SEE: Hula O Na Keiki

Watch as 25 keiki ages 5 to 17 dance kahiko (traditional) and auana (modern) styles of hula during this foe now in a 25th year. Guests are acquire to suffer a informative demonstrations, humanities and crafts and Hawaiian food by a weekend festivities. 11/13–11/15, Kaanapali Beach Hotel, 2525 Kaanapali Pwky., Lahaina, kbhmaui.com, (808) 661-0011.


TASTE: 9th Annual Hui Noeau Wailea Food Wine Celebration

Sip on wines interconnected with inexhaustible plates as a advantage in support of a Hui’s village humanities education. 11/14, $150–$275, 5:30 p.m., Hotel Wailea, 555 Kaukahi St., Wailea, huifoodwine.weebly.com, (808) 572-6560.


SEE: 9th Annual Maui Open Filipino Martial Arts Sports Karate Tournament

Padded hang fighting, acquiescence grappling, dull palm kumite, caranza and sayaw and some-more intersect in what’s called a “largest martial humanities contest in a state of Hawaii.” 11/14, $5–$30, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Westin Maui Hotel, 2365 Kaanapali Parkway, Lahaina, some-more info westinmaui.com.


DO: 3rd Annual Worldwide Aqua-Thon Event

A three-hour aquathon with over 50 countries participating. 11/14, 9 a.m. to noon, Kihei Aquatic Center, 303 E Lipoa St. during Hwy. 31, Kihei, (808) 359-1458.


SEE: Stunt Fest Maui

A day of extraordinary motorcycle attempt work starring Nick Brocha “Apex” and Stunt Them Hawaii. Food, music, giveaways and some-more during this family-friendly event. 11/21, free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cycle City Maui, 150 Dairy Rd., Kahului, (808) 831-4768.


SEE: 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational

It’s a championship turn for Chaminade, Indiana, Kansas, St. John’s, UCLA, UNLV, Vanderbilt and Wake Forest. 11/23–11/25, Lahaina Civic Center, 1840 Honoapiilani Hwy., Lahaina, single-game tickets accessible during mauiinvitational.com on 11/20 during 9 a.m., (808)-667-DUNK (3865).


HEAR: The Kona Harp Ensemble

The New York Times calls a organisation “beautiful” and “other wordly.” An dusk of balmy and fragile compositions to ring in a holidays. 11/20, suggested concession $20, 7 p.m., Makawao Union Church, 1445 Makawao Ave., Makawao, tickets during tickets.brightstarevents.com/event/heavenly-harps.


DO: 7th Annual Hana Limu Festival

A day clinging to limu (Hawaiian seaweed) and how it fits into a sea ecosystem with food, entertainment, crafts, preparation activities for kids and a wordless auctions going towards a grant fund. The eventuality supports a Office of Hawaiian Affair’s Land vital priority. 11/21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hana Bay Beach Park, Hana, muolea.org.


DO: 28th Annual Kula Harvest Festival 2015

A giveaway village propagandize fundraising eventuality featuring live entertainment, hack rides, arcade games, humanities and crafts, a book fair, a nation store and grain rides. 11/21, free, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Kula Elementary, 5000 Kula Hwy., Kula, kulaharvestfestival.com.


SEE: Rob Schneider Live

The “Deuce Bigalow” star, who many in Hawaii remember as Ula from “50 First Dates,” earnings to take a theatre in Lahaina after 5 years away. 11/28, 8 p.m., The Sheraton Maui Resort Spa, 2605 Kaanapali Pkwy., Lahaina, robschneider.com.




Discover artisanal products during a Garden Isle Artisan Fair. Photo Courtesy Garden Isle Artisan Fair.

HEAR: Blu Canoe Ilima Rivera in Benefit Concert for Kauai Veterans

An artistic Hawaiian show, wordless auction and cooking smorgasboard for a estimable cause. 11/5, 5:30 p.m., The Kauai Beach Resort, 4331 Kauai Beach Dr., Lihue, email kauaitickets@gmail.com or call (808) 822-5929 for tickets.


DO: Veterans Day Parade

Celebrate veterans during this annual march featuring lots of red, white and blue. Great for a whole family and includes an outside sale of internal products. 11/7, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., free, Rice St. in Lihue, kauaiveteranscenter.com.


DO: A Royal Paina in a Garden for Kaumualii

Honor Kauai’s final reigning aristocrat Kaumualii in an dusk with song of Hawaiian song and hula dancing. A luau fundraiser for a origination of a life-size statue of a final Kauai aristocrat to mount on a island. 11/7, $40–$65, 5 to 7p.m., Smiths Tropical Gardens, 3-5971 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, email visitorcenter@kedb.com or call (808) 338-1332 for sheet info.


SEE: Kauai Unknown Artists Fair

Discover different and up-and-coming island-based artists. Festivities embody music, dance, humanities and crafts and food. 11/14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., free, Kalaheo Neighborhood Center, 4480 Papalina Rd., Kalaheo, some-more info during (808) 332-9696.


HEAR: 22nd Annual Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival, Kauai Style

Fifteen eminent slack-key guitar artists perform a inland character of guitar, personification for 6 hours. 11/15, $10, noon to 6 p.m., Aqua Kauai Beach Resort Spa, 4331 Kauai Beach Dr., Lihue, slackkeyfestival.com.


DO: Garden Isle Artisan Fair

Find unique, domestic gifts done in Hawaii by 35 Kauai artisans offered jewelry, jellies, sauces, soaps, candles and timber carvings to name a few. Live song while your browse, ono grilled dishes and trim ice to cold we down. 11/21, free, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Manokalanipo Park, Poipu Beach, (808) 634-0243.


SEE: Kilauea Art Night

Surround yourself with locally-made pottery, excellent art, woodwork, handmade soaps and organic beauty products, apparel, valuables and food vendors on a final Saturday of a month. A Keiki Fire and Light opening on a behind lawn. 11/28, giveaway 4 to 8 p.m., free, Historic Stone Building in Kilauea Town, facebook.com/kilaueaartnight.


SEE: 7th Annual Fine Art Festival

Live song and all kinds of art from photography to paintings on arrangement and for sale. Holiday fun for a whole family with a apportionment of deduction going directly to Hanapepe United Church of Christ’s Community Lunch Program. 11/28, free, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hanapepe United Church of Christ, 4481 Kona Rd., womenartistsofkauai.blogspot.com.

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