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Hawaii's Annual Events & Festivals

The Festive Islands of Aloha

Dive deep into Hawaii’s local community and you’ll discover a culture alive with paniolo (cowboys), Chinese dragons, ethnic festivals, culinary events and an exotic collection of celebrations. Throughout the year, you’ll also encounter parades, street parties, food and craft fairs, concerts and family activities that honor every aspect of Hawaii’s diverse culture.


Annual Events

Many of Hawaii’s most memorable celebrations occur annually. Some, like the Honolulu Marathon(December) and the Hawaii International Film Festival (October), draw visitors and participants from around the globe. Others, like Oahu’s Prince Lot Hula Competition (July) or the Eo E Emalani I Alakai Festival (October) on Kauai and the statewide King Kamehameha Celebration (June) are primarily local occasions. These events have a strong allure for visitors who want to get an authentic glimpse of Hawaii during their trip.


Food Festivals

Events that feature local foods and agricultural products attract both locals and visitors. The Hawaii Food and Wine Festival on the islands of Hawaii, Maui and Oahu (October) and the Kapalua Wine & Food Festival (June) on Maui are long-running culinary events, hosting world-class chefs, winemakers and master sommeliers for thousands of wine and food lovers. The Island of Hawaii’s Annual Kona Coffee Cultural Festival (November) celebrates all things coffee and includes nearly 50 events over 10 days. Kauai Chocolate & Coffee Festival (October) highlights al things cacao and coffee industries of Kauai.

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Nov 30 2019
Holiday Craft Fair (48th Annual)
Oahu

Holiday Craft Fair (48th Annual)

Occurs on: Saturday, November 30, 2019, 8:30am - 3:00pm
Summary

O'ahu's oldest and finest craft fair! Saturday, November 30, 2019, 8:30am to 3pm -- the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Our annual craft fair features only products made in Hawai`i Nei by local crafters and artisans. SUpport your local craftspeople at this unique and amazing fair on the historic [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Michael Smola
  • Contact Organization: Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives
Dec 7 2019
Photo credit: Ron Slauson
Oahu

Honolulu City Lights (35th Annual)

Occurs between: Saturday, December 7, 2019 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Summary

The annual Honolulu City Lights Public Worker's Electric Light Parade will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, December 7, in Chinatown and downtown Honolulu. The parade features work vehicles adorned with lights and special decorations. Among the more than 50 units expected to participate are fire [...]

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  • Contact Name: Honolulu City Lights
Dec 7 2019
Living Wreath Making with Native Hawaiian Plants
Maui

Living Wreath Making with Native Hawaiian Plants

Occurs on: Saturday, December 7, 2019, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Summary

Native plants provide more than just food and habitat for wildlife: they also provide great beauty all year long!  Learn to make a living wreath from Native Hawaiian Plants in time for the Holidays with MNBG Executive Director, Tamara Sherrill and ohana.  Cost: $50, or $25 for current garden [...]

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  • Contact Name: Whit Germano
  • Contact Organization: Maui Nui Botanical Gardens
Dec 8 2019
Alii Sunday - Kamehameha Elima (V)
Oahu

Alii Sunday - Kamehameha Elima (V)

Occurs on: Sunday, December 8, 2019, 9:00am - 10:00am
Summary

Alii Sundays are among the many long and honored traditions of Kawaiahao Church, which began about 1914. In the 1970's our people were embarking on a tidal wave of change. In the midst of circumstance and sensing the urgency to unite Hawaii's people and rekindle their strength and purpose in Ke [...]

Dec 8 2019
Aloha Home Market Details!
Oahu

Aloha Home Market - Hana Hou Holiday Market PopUp!

Occurs on: Sunday, December 8, 2019, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Summary

So nice, we're doing it twice! If you missed our November market, this is your chance to scoop up those amazing #madeinhawaii gifts for everyone on your list! Join the holiday festivities at Aloha Home Market December [...]

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  • Contact Name: Jessica
  • Contact Organization: Aloha Home Market
Dec 11 2019
Ohina at the Hawaii Theatre
Oahu

Hana Hou Picture Show 2019 - Trading Places

Occurs on: Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 6:30pm - 11:45pm
Summary

Consolidated Theatres will launch a new year of its celebrated Hana Hou Picture Show with movies hand-selected by the Ohina executive team-industry professionals behind the annual Ohina Short Film Showcase, the new Hawaii-based Ohina Films production group and a Filmmakers Lab created to help [...]

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  • Contact Name: Gerard Elmore
  • Contact Organization: Ohina LLC
Dec 14 2019
Hula Arts At Kilauea: Hula Kahiko
Hawaii

Hula Arts At Kilauea: Hula Kahiko

Occurs on: Saturday, December 14, 2019, 10:30am - 11:30am
Summary

VAC's Hula Kahiko series continues, Saturday 10:30-11:00 AM. The performance takes place on the kahua hula (hula platform) located near the Volcano Art Center Gallery in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. The performance will take place in a one-of-a-kind outdoor setting at the kahua hula (hula [...]

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  • Contact Name: Emily Catey
  • Contact Organization: Volcano Art Center
Dec 14 2019
Hula Arts At Kilauea: Na Mea Hula Demonstrations
Hawaii

Hula Arts At Kilauea: Na Mea Hula Demonstrations

Occurs on: Saturday, December 14, 2019, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Summary

Held in conjunction with monthly Na Mea hula kahiko performances, join our Native Hawaiian cultural specialist Moses Crabbe on the lanai of the Volcano Art Gallery as they share with you "Na Mea Hula" (all things hula).  Come and learn a hula, use various hula implements and try your hand at [...]

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  • Contact Name: Anisha Clay
  • Contact Organization: Volcano Art Center
Dec 22 2019
Kona Jingle Bell Beach 5k Fun Run
Hawaii

Jingle Bell Beach Run - 5k Run

Occurs on: Sunday, December 22, 2019, 7:30am - 10:00am
Summary

The 15th Annual Jingle Bell Beach Run

The ultimate Kona running event!  Start time is at 7:30 AM SHARP with timing provided by JTL Timing Systems.  The featured 5k event encourages participation from all fitness levels and running backgrounds.  Great fun for everyone, family oriented [...]

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  • Contact Name: Penn Henderson
  • Contact Organization: Hawaii Sport Events
Dec 29 2019
Tom Segura: Take It Down Tour
Maui

Tom Segura: Take It Down Tour

Occurs on: Sunday, December 29, 2019, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Summary

Tom Segura: Take It Down Tour Sunday, December 29, 2019; 7:00 pm; Castle Theater Actor/comedian/writer Tom Segura has quickly become one of Hollywood’s most in-demand and highly regarded talents. He is best known for his Netflix specials, “Disgraceful (2018),” “Mostly Stories (2016),” and [...]

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  • Contact Name: Box Office
  • Contact Organization: Maui Arts & Cultural Center A&B Amphitheater