Weekend Events

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Kid and Family Friendly Activities & Events

September 13 & 14, 2014



SATURDAY, September 13, 2014


What: Kokokahi Community Fair

Where: YWCA Kokokahi, 45-035 Kaneohe Bay Drive, Kaneohe, Hawaii

When: 9am to 4:30pm

About: This family event will have food trucks, live entertainment, local retailers, cultural activities, exhibits and demos, Friendship Circle hike, tree climbing, keiki fun zone, rock climbing wall, canoe rides, fishpond tours and more! Free parking and shuttles from Castle High School and Windward Church of Christ.

Cost: Free admission. Small fee for outdoor adventure activities. Food and products available for purchase.

For more info: 808-538-7061


What: Guided Marine Center Tour

Where: Living Art Marine Center, 3239 Ualena Street #100, Honolulu, Hawaii

When: 10am to 11:30am

About: This 90 minutes visit to the Marine Center includes a guided tour of their tropical fish exhibits with one of their educators, Gyotake fish print craft on paper and a visit to the Discovery Zone to touch animals. There is also a chance to do other craft activities including t-shirt printing, shell carving, jewelry making and more (extra fees may apply for extra crafts).

Cost: Children $9.95 for Kama’aiana and military; Adults $7.50 for Kama’aiana and military

For more info: 808-841-8080


What: 11th Annual Aloha Festivals Keiki Ho’olaule’a

Where: Uptown and Downtown Center Courts, Pearlridge Center, 98-1005 Moanalua Road, Aiea

When: 10am to 3pm

About: Demonstrations, activities, arts and crafts for children and continuous stage performances. Open to the public and designed for all ages.

Cost: Free

For more info: 808-488-0981


What: Where the Wild Things Are Storytime

Where: Barnes and Noble, Ala Moana Center, 1450 Ala Moana Blvd, STE 1272

When: 11am

About: Celebrate 50 years of Maurice Sendak’s beloved classic Where the Wilds Things Are at this special storytime.

Cost: Free

For more info: 808-949-7307


What: A Bollywood Robin Hood

Where: Honolulu Theatre for Youth’s Tenney Theater, 1149 Bethel Street Ste. 700

When: 4:30pm

About: From the creators of A Korean Cinderella comes this musical adaptation of the Robin Hood story with traditional Indian dance and theatrical techniques with the modern glitz of Bollywood. Suggested for children ages 5 and older.

Cost: $10 for ages 3-13, $15 for Seniors 60+, $20 for adults

For more info: 808-839-9885

To purchase tickets: http://tix2.centerstageticketing.com/sites/honolulutheatreforyouth/showdates.php?s_id=114

Future Dates: Saturdays at 4:30 through September 20, 2014


What: Autumn Festival / Bon Dance

Where: Windward Community College, Kaneohe, Hawaii

When: Activities from 4pm to 7pm, food booths open at 5pm, Bon Dancing from 5:30pm to 9pm

About: Special appearances by dance groups, live music, art exhibit in the Iolani Gallery, jewelry making and live fish catching for keiki, food booths and bon dancing.

For more info: 808-235-7402


SUNDAY, September 14, 2014


What: Terrific Terrariums

Where: Hawaii Nature Center, 2131 Makiki Heights Drive, Honolulu, Hawaii

When: 9:30am to 11:30am

About: Go into the forest and explore the plants and animals that live there. Then make a miniature version by creating a terrarium. Bring a clear plastic half gallon container with a lid. Reservations are required for this class which is designed for children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Cost: $10 per person (adult or child)

For more info: 808-955-0100, ext. 118


What: Celebrate Grandparent’s Day

Where:   Hawaii Children’s Discovery Center, 111 Ohe Street, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96813

When: The Center is open from 10am to 3pm

About: Grandparents are free with each paid child’s admission.

Cost: General admission $10, Kama’aina & Military (w/ ID) $8, Children under 1 are free

For more info: 808-524-5437


What: Fish Feeding Fun Tour

Where: Living Art Marine Center, 3239 Ualena Street #100, Honolulu, Hawaii

When: 1pm to 2:30pm

About: Learn what various ocean creatures eat as you follow the staff around during this feeding tour. Learn about the animals’ diets, watch them eat and even feed some of them yourself. There will also be a special visit to the new Moray Eels exhibit to watch these animals eat as well as the new Opae Ula exhibit to see the shrimp eat.

Cost: Children $9.95 for Kama’aiana and military; Adults $7.50 for Kama’aiana and military

For more info: 808-841-8030


What: Keiki in the Kitchen

Where: Whole Foods Kailua, 629 Kailua Road #100, Kailua, Hawaii

When: 2pm to 3pm

About: This fun and interactive family activity is for children ages 4 to 10. Sign up for this class at the customer service desk. Parent or guardian must accompany children to this class that is designed to build their confidence in the kitchen.

Cost: Free


What: I Love Hula in Kailua

Where: Parking Garage behind Longs/CVS in Kailua Town

When: 3pm to 4:30pm

About: Hula performances featuring Puamana Hula Studio

Cost: Free

For more info: 808-263-7073


Every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of the information on this list but please use the links and phone numbers listed to confirm details or get more information before attending an event.  Have fun!

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