Waikiki Bazaar Festival

Kalakaua Avenue during the Waikiki Bazaar Festival, October 2019

Locals and Waikiki visitors had the opportunity to enjoy food, retail, and handmade products from local vendors along Kalakaua Avenue, at this year’s 2nd Annual Waikiki Bazaar. Hawaii’s premiere festival was held on Saturday October 12. Between 4pm and 10pm, Kalakaua Avenue was closed between Seaside Avenue and Kapahulu Avenue to host the festival. Admission was free to the public. A portion of sales from the festival vendors went towards the Children’s Miracle Foundation in their efforts to increase funds and awareness for local children’s hospitals. Read More

Food and New Product Show at the Blaisdell

Orchid Isle Snacks booth at the Food and New Product Show in Honolulu, October 2019

With over 15,000 Attendees, there were rows of favorite local eats and a weekend full of fall festivities await guests at this year’s Food & New Product Show. The Food & New Product Show featured over 200 exhibitors, food samples galore from tasty treats to new food delicacies, innovative new products for the home, goods from local jewelry-makers and artisans, the 4th Annual Pumpkin Festival, and the Keikipreneur Zone.  Read More

Organic Holistic & Metaphysical Expo

The OHM Expo at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall in Honolulu in October 2019

The OHM Expo is Hawai’i’s largest wellness, health, spiritual, and metaphysical trade show featuring speakers and practitioners locally and from all over the world! A mindful healing arts, yoga and vegan exposition! Experience transformational and inspirational speakers, interactive Workshops and Presentations, Tarot, Astrology & Psychic readings, health and prosperity training, light alchemy, crystals and gemstone jewelry from exotic places around the world, intentional candles, metaphysical supplies and tools and so much more. Experience with everyone’s been raving about year after year. Read More

PetBlock Paina at Victoria Ward Park

Petblock Paina is the largest pet block party organized by the Hawaiian Human Society. The event was held on October 13 at Victoria Ward Park in Honolulu.  There was live entertainment provided by Simple Souls, a pet talent contest, a pet costume contest, Hawaiian Humane Adoptee alumni photo, and the announcement of corporate and community team winners. Read More

NamiWalks Oahu at Civic Grounds

NAMI Hawaii hosted a community walk last Saturday October 12, which started at the Honolulu Hale / Civic Grounds park. The community walk spanned a distance of five kilometers and started at 9am. NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and the NAMIWalk was organized to raise awareness of mental illness while giving individuals an opportunity to grow and learn from their shared experiences. Read More

Hispanic Heritage Festival in Chinatown

Hawaii’s Hispanic Community celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with the 29th Annual Hispanic Heritage Festival & Health Fair on October 5. This street festival featured live entertainment, food booths, crafts, art and cultural displays, Latin dance workshops, fashion show, children’s activities and information from different community and health agencies. Read More