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Prince Kuhio Day Celebrations this Weekend

Celebrate Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalaniana‘ole's legacy this weekend in a few different locations on Kaua‘i's South Shore. The Prince Kuhio Day celebration, staged in honor of Prince Kuhio’s birthday, is designed to compliment and extend the commemorative ceremonies traditionally organized and implemented by the Royal Order of Kamehameha at Prince Kuhio Park. The celebration provides an [...]

By | 2017-03-24T11:59:09+00:00 March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

PMRF/Navy Morale Welfare and Recreation to Hold Sunset Music Fest II

Sashamon will be one of the artists performing at the PMRF/Navy Morale Welfare and Recreation Sunset Music Fest II to be held on March 25 at PMRF. Contributed photo Pacific Missile Range Facility at Barking Sands is welcoming the public to an evening of music on the beach at the PMRF/Navy Morale Welfare [...]

By | 2017-03-04T20:21:27+00:00 March 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Tambi Larsen’s ‘One Hundred Entertainments’ at Lihu‘e Library March 16

The Kaua‘i Historical Society and the Lihu‘e Library are teaming to bring a slide show featuring the artistic, whimsical and colorful drawings of the late Academy Award Winning art director Tambi Larsen. The free event will feature commentary by KHS Publications Committee and Bob Schleck, director of Grove Farm Homestead Museum. The event is open [...]

By | 2017-03-04T20:23:14+00:00 March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

‘Eat Dessert First’ at Aqua Kaua‘i Beach Resort Feb. 24

You can have your cake and eat it too! By attending the 24th Annual “Eat Dessert First” at Aqua Kaua‘i Beach Resort, you’ll be supporting Kaua‘i’s youth while experiencing sweet flavors from at least 15 local showcase dessert vendors already confirmed. The event is Zonta Club of Kaua‘i’s signature fundraiser, and a portion of the [...]

By | 2017-02-13T17:09:10+00:00 February 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Ho‘onani Hula Celebration — A Lei of Kaua‘i Stars

Ukulele Paradise Experience an evening of beautiful hula and mele with a cast of Kaua‘i stars at the “Ho‘onani Hula Celebration — A Lei of Kaua‘i Stars” presented by Embrace and Celebrate Kaua‘i at the Courtyard by Marriott in Kapa‘a Feb. 22. The evening will kick off with a Hawaiian blessing by Kahu [...]

By | 2017-02-13T17:35:10+00:00 February 18th, 2017|0 Comments

‘Gardens of Grace, Kaua‘i’ Free Screening Saturday at Kukui Grove Cinema

Leonora Orr Local artist, educator and gardener Leonora Orr will be screening her collaborative film, “Gardens of Grace, Kaua‘i,” Saturday morning at Kukui Grove Cinema in Lihu‘e. Leonora, who produced the film, said her intention and motivation has been to inspire youth to appreciate and spend more time in nature. She also hopes [...]

By | 2017-02-02T20:53:01+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Quilting for a Good Cause — Kaua‘i Quilt Show 2017

Lei Awapuhi, by Joanne Watson. Contributed photo If you always wanted a unique quilt made on Kaua‘i, this is the chance to score one and at the same time, help out a nonprofit organization. The Kaua‘i Quilt Show opens Feb. 10 with the Meet the Quilters reception from 5 to 8 p.m. at [...]

By | 2017-01-27T12:36:42+00:00 January 28th, 2017|0 Comments

2017 All Angels Jazz Festival Feb. 3-5

Some of the finest Hawai‘i jazz musicians will be on Kaua‘i for the 11th edition of one the best jazz festivals on the island. The 11th annual All Angels Jazz Festival takes place Feb. 3-5 at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church in Lihu‘e. Opening night’s concert, Friday, Feb. 3, features Abe Lagrimas Jr. [...]

By | 2017-01-27T13:39:23+00:00 January 27th, 2017|0 Comments

War Memorial Convention Hall to Host 25th Annual Ho‘ike Hula Concert Feb. 4

Leilani Rivera Low and the Makaha Sons. Contributed photo The Kaua‘i War Memorial Convention Hall will host the 25th Annual Ho‘ike Hula Concert on Feb. 4. This authentic cultural event will showcase music, hula and dances of Polynesia, featuring the men, women and young hula students from Kaua‘i, O‘ahu, Reno Nevada and Japan, [...]

By | 2017-01-27T11:56:34+00:00 January 26th, 2017|0 Comments

What a Swell Party!

By Melissa Mojo The music of the legendary Cole Porter comes alive when Kaua‘i Voices, the island’s highly popular auditioned choral ensemble, presents What a Swell Party! on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 27 and 28 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Jan. 29 at 3 p.m., at St. Michael’s Church in Lihu‘e. “Cole Porter is a [...]

By | 2017-01-12T12:06:12+00:00 January 17th, 2017|0 Comments