Tag: Honolulu

Aloha Festivals 72nd Annual Floral Parade

The Aloha Festivals 72nd Annual Floral Parade took place yesterday morning along the streets of Ala Moana Boulevard and Kalakaua Avenue in Honolulu. This event featured a colorful procession of pau horseback riders, floats covered with Hawaiian flowers, Hawaiian music, hula halau and local marching bands.

Sunset on the Beach Hawaii Five-0

Some pictures from last night’s Sunset on the Beach, featuring the cast of both Hawaii Five-0 and the reboot of Magnum P.I. Among the celebrities there were Alex O’Loughlin, Chi McBride, Jorge Garcia, Dennis Chun, Taylor Wily, Beulah Koale, Malia Jones, Ian Anthony Dale, Meaghan Rath, Stephen Hill, and Perdita Weeks. This event took place …

2019 Miss Hawaii USA and Miss Hawaii Teen USA Contestants Preview

The Hawaii Woman Expo at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall featured a sneak peek at two popular state pageants. Some of the contestants from the Miss Hawaii USA and Miss Hawaii Teen USA pageants were there. Miss Hawaii USA is the official preliminary to the Miss USA pageant under the Miss Universe Organization. Miss USA represents …

Celebrities and Their Pets Fashion Show

The Celebrities and Their Pets Fashion Show was a featured entertainment segment at The Hawaii Woman Expo on September 7 and 8 at The Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. Hawaiian Celebrities with their pets walked the runway, and the twist to this special event is that the Celebrities were not the ones wearing the fashions; their pets …

Made in Hawaii Festival

The Made in Hawaii Festival was held this past weekend at the Blaisdell Center in Honolulu. Over 400 vendors were there, showcasing and selling their locally made products. The vendors spanned across two exhibition halls. Entertainment was provided by various Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners. Cooking demonstrations were provided by Hale Aina Award winning chefs

Waikiki Wall

The Waikiki Wall is a man made breakwater structure that separates Queens Beach from Kuhio Beach in Waikiki. The wall is built so pedestrians can walk the length of the structure to get a better view of Diamond Head and a panoramic view of Waikiki Beach. The Waikiki Wall is located directly across the Aston …

Prince Kuhio Statue in Waikiki

The Prince Kuhio statue is located near the intersection of Kealohilani Avenue and Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki. Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole was a prince of the Kingdom of Hawaii before it became a territory of the United States. According to the monument inscription at the base of the statue: Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole, the sun of …

Living Aloha Festival in Waikiki

The Living Aloha Festival 2018 took place on Saturday, July 28 in Waikiki. Kalakaua Avenue was blocked off between Seaside Avenue Liliuokalani Avenue. On both sides of the streets were a combination of vendors and food trucks, selling local goods and street food. This event was organized by Millwood Ohana Productions. According to their facebook …