DECEMBER 2017 ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS

 

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Open for viewing every Friday, Saturday & Sunday night through December 24, 6:00 – 8:00 pm’ Saturday, December 30, 6 – 8 pm

Festival of Lights

“Santa’s Gone Kauaiian” Trash to Treasure by Kauai Teens

Most beautiful display of handmade up-cycled Kauai-style decorations; best place for photo with Santa; 

Auntie Josie Chansky’s Christmas Folk Art plus great trees

FREE upcycled Holiday Decorations on Dec 2,3,8,9,10

Kauai Historic County Building, Lihue 

Questions or to request assistance or auxiliary aid to view the Festival of Lights, please contact Festival of Lights Art Director: Elizabeth Freeman: 808 639-8564 or by email atfriends@thefestivaloflights.info The Festival of Lights is sponsored by the County of Kauai, the Hawaii Tourism Authority, HouseMart Ace, and Crafts, Oceanic Time Warner Cable and the Friends of the Festival of Lights.Cost: Free 

 

Saturday, December 16, 8:30 am – 1:30 pm CKTV Holiday Craft Fairs Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School Proceeds support CKTV Advanced Media Class to compete at Student Television Network Convention in Tennessee Contact:  Kevin Matsunaga, (808) 645-0019 Saturday, December 16, 7:00 pm The 11th Annual Kauai Sings Christmas Concert Kilohana Luau Pavilion Kauai’s favorite singers with your favorite tunes and exciting surprises This gala holiday event benefits Malama Pono Health Services Info:  Jason Blake

 

Saturday, December 16, 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Kauai County Farm Bureau 2017 Holiday Fair

Kauai Community Market - Featuring Kauai Grown/Kauai Made Programs

Aunty Lilikoi; Kauai Kookies; Ko Bakery; Kula Kala 'O Kauai; Mailelanis; Moloa'a Bay Coffee; Monkeypod Jam; Salty Wahine; Hanalei Coffee Roasters/ Haole Girl Sweets; Kauai Kim Chee/Miki Macs; Precious Kreations/ White Water Lures; Tropical Flowers Express/Heavenly Hakus

Kauai Community College front lawn   Contact:  Amy Chun, IAC

Friday, December 22, 5:00 pm Doors/ 6:00 pm show

“Holiday Hula Hoike 2017”

Na Hula O KaohiKukupulani

Kumu Hula Kapu Kinimaka-Alquiza

Grand Hyatt Kauai

$20 Advance/ $25 at door

Baked Goods Sale; Food; Craft Vendors; Door Prizes

Las Vegas Fundraiser

Call (808) 651-3099

Saturday, December 16, 5:30 pm start

Hulu Kupuna Productions & Kilauea Neighborhood Association presents

The 3rd Annual Kilauea Christmas Concert

With Mark Yamanaka, Kupaoa, the Ke ‘Ala Aumoe Dancers 

and the Kilauea Social Club

Kilauea Ball Park (next to Kong Lung)

Bring your own chair or mat; Food and drink will be sold by Kilauea Neighborhood Association

Free and open to the public

Suggested Donation:  1 canned good per person to benefit the North Shore Food Pantry

 

JANUARY 2018 ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS

 

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Thursday, January 11, 7:00 pm Blue Bears Hawaii Presents An Evening with Judy Collins Kauai Beach Resort, 4331 Kauai Beach Dr. Tickets: $45, Gen., Gold Circle Tables $65 Contact: bluesbearhawaii@gmail.com Kauai Community Players 2018 Season: www.kauaicommunityplayers.org January 13 – February 4 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Stephen Sondheim classic; Arnold Meister director

 

 

FEBRUARY ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS  

 

Friday - Saturday, February 2 – 3 3rd Annual Kauai Steel Guitar Festival Friday – 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Performances Friday – 5:00 – 8:00 pm, music workshops Friday, 8:30 – 10:00 pm, Kanikapila Jam Sessions; all invited to join Saturday – 10:00 am – 8:00 pm, Performances open to the public, free admission Saturday, 8:30 – 10:00 pm, Kanikapila Jam Sessions; all invited to join Courtyard Marriott Kauai, Coconut Beach, Kapaa Info:  Alan Akaka, (808) 375-9379 http://KeKulaMele.com    

 

Friday, February 9, 7:30 pm; doors open at 6:30 pm The Very Best of Dave Mason Kauai Beach Resort Jasmine Ballroom, 4431 Kauai Beach Road Tickets:  $45 general/ $65 Gold Circle Contact: bluesbearhawaii@gmail.com

 

ON GOING

 

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