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Photo: Friends of Honolulu City Lights - Ron Slauson

Our tips for beating the crowds, free parking, finding Santa and what to eat, ride and buy. more

Our Guide

Our Guide: Snow Day Play in Hawai‘i

Photo: Courtesy of Kapolei Commons

First time playing in Island-style snow? Here are our seven tips to help you avoid a deep freeze. more

Holiday Corner

2019 Volunteer Day Registration and Information

Photo: David Croxford

Start your New Year by volunteering. We have five family-friendly opportunities for parent-child teams from the North Shore to Hawai‘i Kai to Kailua. more

Things to Do

We Tried It: "Aqueous" Art Installation at Kapolei Commons

Photos: Christi Young

Our 5 tips for running around this cool interactive light-up art display. more

We Tried It!

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Photo: Leeward Community College

Our nine tips for finding the best parking, trying lava lamps and exploring at this free family activity day. more

Our Guide

Looking for a safe place to trick-or-treat this Halloween? Here is our list of malls offering free treats for your keiki's big night. more

Halloween Corner

2017 Halloween Events in Hawaii Wooftacular

Photo: Courtesy Hawai‘i Doggie Bakery

From costume contests to a special spooky camp, here is our list of family-friendly events for your Halloween. more

Halloween Corner

Inside Look: Holy Nativity Schoolʻs Great Pumpkin Festival

Photo: Courtesy of Holy Nativity School

Our seven tips for where to go, what to bring and why you shouldn't carry around your pumpkin at this Halloween event in East O‘ahu. more

Our Guide

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

15 tips to help your young entrepreneur sell gently used toys, puzzles, games and more. more

We Tried It!

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Photo: Courtesy of Children and Youth Day

Here are 12 tips for navigating Hawaiʻi's largest free outdoor festival for kids. Plus, where to find free parking. more

Our Guide

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

Our 15 tips for when to go, what to eat and buy, and what to discover at this popular Windward farm. more

Halloween Corner

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Photo: By Christopher Damitio

Play paleontologist and collect robots with this augmented-reality addition to your local playground. more

We Tried It!

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Photo: HAIS

What to expect at the private-school fair led by the Hawai’i Association of Independent Schools. more

Our Guide

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Photo: Hawaii Healthy Baby Contest

Dance like a Bollywood star, watch superheroes on a big screen, and cheer on baby contestants. more

Weekend Guide

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Photo: Courtesy of Honolulu Department of Parks & Recreation

Our eight tips for parking, playing and exploring at this free, illuminated family event. more

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What you’ll eat, enter to win and what activities you’ll find for keiki at our annual family festival. more

Our Guide

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Photo: Courtesy of Ukulele Festival Hawaiʻi.

Our eight tips for parking, eating and, of course, winning an ‘ukulele at the annual festival dedicated to one of Hawai‘i's favorite stringed instruments. more

Our Guide

Summer Fest 2018 dancers

Photo: By Tien Enga for HONOLULU Magazine.

All your questions answered about the free July 7 summer fest. more

Our Guide

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PHOTO: By Lance Tominaga

Your guide to this year's sports festival. more

Our Guide

Kids First! Film Festival Two Balloons

Photo: Courtesy of UH Mānoa.

On a tight budget? Here are 10 affordable ways to entertain your kids this summer. more

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  • Windward Hoolaulea 2018

    Photo: Courtesy of Windward Community College

    Windward Hoolaulea 2018

  • Caturday Cat Cafe Pop Up

    Photo: Courtesy of Popoki + Tea

    Caturday Cat Cafe Pop Up

  • Twilight Summer Concert Series

    Twilight Summer Concert Series

  • Home Depot Kids Workshop: Windmill Planter

    Photo: Courtesy of Home Depot

    Home Depot Kids Workshop: Windmill Planter

  • Free Comic Book Day

    Free Comic Book Day

  • Inside Look: Ellison Onizuka Day of Exploration

    Photo: Michael Hubbard, courtesy of Aloha Council Boy Scouts of America

    Inside Look: Ellison Onizuka Day of Exploration