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2018 Easter Activities in Hawai‘i

Photo: Courtesy of Ka Makana Ali‘i

We’re tracking your Easter Bunny appearances and other activities for springtime fun. Read more

Easter Corner

Listen to the music of Disney come alive, take a stuffed animal on a sleepover and watch aerialists spin in the air. Read more

Weekend Guide

2019 Honolulu Biennial Crossroads

Photo: 2019 Honolulu Biennial

Go on a scavenger hunt downtown, join a big art experience for free, watch a movie from the wave pool or say "Happy Anniversary" to a favorite family spot. Read more

Weekend Guide

Forest Girls

Photo: Courtesy of Hawaii Forest Institute

Watch a St. Paddy's Day Parade, spruce up a kids' forest and ride a ferris wheel. Read more

Weekend Guide

honolulu festival unicycles

Photo: Courtesy of Honolulu Festival

Dance to a beatboxer, watch a cultural parade and climb into a military Humvee. Read more

Weekend Guide

Missing: Southern ground hornbill Honolulu Zoo

Photos: Courtesy of the City and County of Honolulu Zoo

Here are a few facts about the endangered bird that got away during high winds this weekend. Read more

Lifestyle

Totti Candy Factory

Photo: Christi Young

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

Food

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Photo: by Kristen Wong/Defense Visual Information Distribution Service

Rally for equality, get into a child's pose and remove invasive species. Read more

Weekend Guide

Honolulu Zoo's Japanese Giant Salamanders Could be Parents-to-be

Courtesy: Hiroshima City Asa Zoological Park.

Congratulations to the zoo's breeding pair of salamanders, Panda and Peace. Their eggs may hatch as soon as December. Read more

Lifestyle

Okinawan Festival Girls Kimono

Photo: Courtesy of Okinawan Festival

Snore with dinosaurs, bang a paranku and say hello to manta rays. Read more

Weekend Guide

dukesoceanfest-surfFUR

Photo: Courtesy of Duke's OceanFest

Watch surfing canines, discover new products made in Hawai'i, and head to Koko Marina Center for the 2019 Cover Kids Search. Read more

Weekend Guide

lea lea little planet room

Photo: Courtesy of Little Planet

Play in a virtual-reality sandbox, listen to a child's story of poverty, and watch newsboys strike. Read more

Weekend Guide

Ukulele Festival kids fist in the air

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. Read more

Our Guide

Pan-Pacific Festival

Photo: Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce

Ride go-karts at discounted rates, street dance in Waikīkī and celebrate Hawaiian cooking. Read more

Weekend Guide

Lemonade Alley

Photo: Courtesy of Lemonade Alley.

Celebrate Earth Day, visit a school fair, and stop by the aquarium for free admission and a native plant to take home. Read more

Weekend Guide

Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-March 7, 2018

Photo: Karen DB Photography

Walk into a maze and ride a train, play Japanese childrenʻs games, volunteer for an algae clean up and sign up now for a free science day. Read more

Weekend Guide

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Photo: Star of Honolulu Cruises and Events

Our 15 tips for when to go, how to get the best deals, spotting wildlife, eating and keeping the kids occupied at sea. Read more

We Tried It!

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Photo: Ka Makana Aliʻi

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

Things to Do

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Photo: Children and Youth Day

Choose from more than 300 free activities, meet pro basketball stars, build with architects, watch a dragon dance or go to a fun fair. Read more

Weekend Guide

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Photo: Honolulu Museum of Art

Make a garden tree sculpture or a collage out of mirrors, watch a keiki conch shell blowing contest or see sea creatures and build them out of LEGO this weekend. Read more

Weekend Guide

  • dukesoceanfest-surfFUR

    Photo: Courtesy of Duke's OceanFest

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    On Thursday, Aug. 23, surfing canines will compete in the 2018 Duke's OceanFest's "Going to the Dogs SurFUR ComPETition."

  • Pan Pacific Festival street dancer

    Photo: Courtesy of Pan Pacific Festival

    Pan Pacific Festival street dancer

    Pan Pacific Festival street dancer