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News & EventsWAIKIKI EVENTS - MARCH 2017
LEI COURT SELECTION EVENT
March 4, 2017
Each year, the lei court is selected from one of the four rotating groups:18-30 years Na Opio (The Youth) 31-45 years Na Makua (The Adults) 46-60 years Na Makua Oo (The Elders in Training) 61 and over Na Kupuna (The Elders)This year (2017) is the year of Na Makua Oo. One lei king/queen and up to two lei prince/princesses will be selected. Each contestant vying for top honors will be scored on: Kumuhana o ka lei (lei making skills - they have one hour to make a lei on site). Kulana Lei (poise and personality);• Olelo Pelekane and Olelo Hawaii (speaking in both English and Hawaiian); and,• Hula Auana (modern hula). 9am-3pm. McCoy Pavilion at Ala Moana Regional Park.
HAWAII PACIFIC HEALTH WOMEN'S 10K
March 5, 2017
Hawaii Pacific Health invites women of all ages to participate in the 40th annual Hawaii Pacific Health Women’s 10K. The scenic, 6.2-mile race takes participants around Diamond Head and through Kahala, returning to Kapiolani Park for the after-race festivities. 7am. Kapiolani Park.
HONOLULU FESTIVAL (23RD ANNUAL)
March 10-12, 2017
The Honolulu Festival is a cultural extravaganza conducted under the theme of "Pacific Harmony, Love and Trust", where you can have an opportunity for cultural exchange with many ethnic groups and performers from various countries. Also the cultural events such as the Ennichi Corner, Stage Performance, Grand Parade and also Nagaoka Fireworks are scheduled to be held at the festival. Recurring daily. Hawaii Convention Center.
WALK ON THE WILD SIDE
March 11, 2017
The Walk on the Wild Side is both a fundraising event benefitting the National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii, and also an invitation to enjoy the best of Chinatown in Honolulu, including a Historic Walk, Scavenger Hunt, great local entertainment, free kidney and health care screenings, and an arts and crafts fair by some of Hawaii’s most innovative artists. You can also look forward to some delicious food trucks on site. It will close Hotel St., All lanes from Bishop St. To Maunakea St. Lane closures begin at 10am. 11am-5pm.
ALOHA DANCE CONVENTION
March 11, 2017
It's the EKIDEN kick-off event, and the biggest dance competition in Hawaii. Hawaii Convention Center. 4:30pm-9pm.
HONOLULU RAINBOW EKIDEN
March 12, 2017
”EKIDEN" is a long distance relay race originating in Japan. Honolulu Rainbow EKIDEN goes through a spectacular and popular course amongst locals that starts at Kapiolani Park, runs up along Diamond Head and back. We welcome 3-runner team, 5-runner team, keiki run and walkers so please come and enjoy truly unique FUN RUN experience. 9am-1pm
March 12, 2017
A food festival at Kapiolani Park featuring local's famous food trucks on the same day, same place with Honolulu Rainbow EKIDEN! 10am-1pm.
GREAT HAWAIIAN RUBBER DUCKIE RACE (30TH ANNIVERSARY)
March 18, 2017
20,000 cute, bright yellow rubber duckies will be doing their part to help support those with disabilities in the islands, with their 100-yd. dash down the Ala Wai Canal. The top 50 finishers, and last place duck, will win their adopted owners great prizes. Ducks will race precisely at 1:01 p.m. Grand prize is a Trip for Two to Disneyland. Additionally, pre-race festivities will be held at the McCully Shopping Center, from 9am - 12:30pm. There will be live entertainment, children games, duck adoptions and a rubber duckie souvenir store.
FIRST HAWAIIAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW 2017
March 24-26, 2017
Over 350 of the hottest new cars and trucks all in one place! New cars, trucks and SUVs will fill the Hawaii Convention Center for the 2017 First Hawaiian International Auto Show! Hours Friday 12 pm-10pm, Saturday 10am–10pm, Sunday 10am–7pm. Hawaii Convention Center.
WIKI WIKI ONE DAY VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES & HAWAIIANA SHOW & SALE SPRING!
MARCH 26, 2016
Celebrate Prince Kuhio Day with a special parade beginning at 10am. Parade starts at Saratoga and ends up at Kapiolani Park at 12:30pm.