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Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-March 21, 2018

Photo: Courtesy of the Hawaiian Humane Society

Play with pets, visit vintage fire engines and take the whole family out to the ball game for a discounted price. more

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Photo: Battleship Missouri Memorial

Snap photos with Santa at the Mighty Mo, play in snow, craft last-minute presents, learn about winter traditions on a dome screen or snack on free milk and cookies. more

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Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-December 13

Photo: Courtesy of the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i.

Play with animation for free in honor of a princess, be coached by former pro baseball players, run through the festive city lights and try your hand at pounding mochi. more

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Photo: Santa for Honolulu

Ride keiki carnival rides and watch Henry Kapono for free, make an aquaponics garden, a succulent planter or shop for crafts. more

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Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-November 15

Photo: Aaron K. Yoshino

Get in free for a seabird-themed scavenger hunt at Sea Life Park, welcome Santa in three spots across O‘ahu, play in a giant garden and snag your free basketball tickets. more

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Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-October 18

Photo: UH Athletics

Face off with top UH athletes and get free tickets to the volleyball game, jump on a bungee trampoline and see a fireworks show. more

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Photo: Okinawan Festival

Eat andagi and watch a lion dog dance, celebrate the Hawaiian monk seal with free keiki admission to Sea Life Park, make and shoot an air cannon and see a giant T. rex before it's too late. more

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Photo: Hawai‘i Greek Festival

Wear a toga, dance and eat Greek food, see a circus under the sea, splash in a hotel pool without paying for a room, meet a Power Ranger or learn how to dream big and do good. more

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Weekend Guide August 17 Honolulu Zoo Children's Garden

Workday at the Honolulu Zoo Children's Discovery Forest. Photo: Courtesy of Hawai‘i Forest Institute

Watch an eclipse (with eclipse-safe viewing glasses. We found some!), play with chocolate-scented slime, work in a zoo garden or cheer on mini surfers. more

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Photo: The Hawai‘i Korean Chamber of Commerce

Watch K-Pop dancers and a kim chee-eating contest, enter your keiki in our 2018 Cover Kids Search for free, take a whirl on E.K. Fernandez rides, make a monster or celebrate Obon season. more

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Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-August 3

Photo: Kelli Bullock

Run, eat and play with us, make origami paper pots and watch a children's lantern festival before getting up to dance. more

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Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-July 27

Photo: Ulupō Heiau Work Day, Courtesy of YMCA Honolulu

Wade into a lo‘i for volunteer work and a free lunch, take a tour of a vintage fire truck and ambulances, see the Power Rangers and sit ringside to see bucking broncos. more

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Photo: Pacific Aviation Museum

Celebrate Amelia Earhartʻs 120th birthday at the Pacific Aviation Museum, watch 10 films in 90 minutes, see a musical about a sea turtle, shop at booths run by kidpreneurs and peek inside an ambulance and fire truck at a craft fair this weekend. more

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Photo: Courtesy of Honolulu Department of Parks & Recreation

Play in a glowing garden (or get into a light saber fight), visit cows and pigs or browse through thousands of bargain books. more

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Photo: Courtesy Mō‘ili‘ili Summer Fest

Scoop up goldfish and join a big dance, play more than a dozen sports and win prizes and see where all the fireworks shows will be this July 4th. more

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Photo: ‘Ōiwi TV. Photographer: Na‘alehu Anthony

Welcome home a voyaging canoe, slip and slide until after dark and see 12 short family films from around the world in less than two hours. more

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Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-May 18

Photo: Rich Downs courtesy of Manu O Kū Festival

Ride a pony, go bird spotting, do arts and crafts in a garden or watch animated films from around the world for free this weekend. more

Things to Do

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Photo: Courtesy of Na Kama Kai

Paddle a canoe and learn about ocean safety at a free beach clinic, make an air plant garden for mom or travel to our moon in a fast-paced show on a 360-degree screen. more

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