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Our picks for the weekend’s best family events. Read more

Weekend Guide


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Where can your kids find Santa Claus this weekend? Read more



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Shop for holiday plants, gear up for Frozen 2 and score last-minute tickets to Baby Shark Live. Read more

Weekend Guide


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Take your babies to an interactive storytime, cheer at a keiki hula competition, and breakdance at an art museum. Read more

Weekend Guide

4th of July Fireworks Shows in Hawai‘i 2017

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Of course there are fireworks, but fourth of July fun this year also includes cruises, carnival games, country stars and more. Read more

Our Guide

You Can Now Feed the Koi at Ala Moana Center

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The colorful fish have been a keiki favorite for years. But now, you can feed them three times a day. Read more

Things to Do

Totti Candy Factory

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We test out a DIY chocolate fountain, a giant cotton candy and all-fruit shave ice stand. Read more



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Is your child ready to walk the streets of Oʻahu—alone? Read more

Parent to Parent

Punahou Carnival Rides

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Welcome the year of the boar, spin on rides and sing happy birthday to a monster. Read more

Weekend Guide

Battleship Missouri

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Tour a 75-year-old battleship for free, remodel your home and receive a Chinese scroll. Read more

Weekend Guide


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Watch invitational sports, learn about Christmas origins and donate food to families in need. Read more

Weekend Guide

Santa meet and greet

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Need to get that photo for your Christmas card? Your keiki can find Santa Claus at four locations this weekend. Read more

Things to Do


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Looking for a playdate venue? Take your keiki to this whimsical store at Ala Moana Center. Read more

We Tried It!


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Stand inside a giant bubble, make candy art and bring home a free tree. Read more

Weekend Guide

PAW Patrol Live! Race to the Rescue

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Munch on mangoes, dance with puppies, and find the best viewing spots for 4th of July fireworks. Read more

Weekend Guide


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Ala Moana Center's gastropub serves up great comfort food and warm vibes. Read more



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See our list of play areas and places to let your keiki run around while out shopping. Read more

Things to Do

Our Guide: Target at Ala Moana Center

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Our 10 tips for parking, navigating and finding a place to check out at the big box retailer's new, and smallest, store in Honolulu. Read more

Our Guide


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If you're looking for somewhere to go or something to make or bake at home, check out our list of 19 activities to keep your children from getting bored. Read more

Things to Do


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Our keiki's take on the 20-foot-tall climbing structure. Read more

We Tried It!

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