through August 3, 2019
ANNUAL SUMMER WOOD SHOW - KAWAIHAE
A portion of the proceeds from this island woodworkers' show held annually at Harbor Gallery helps support the Kohala Watershed Partnership who is restoring and reforesting the watershed above Kawaihae. Time: 10 am to 8:30 every day. Free to the public. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit harborgallery.biz.
July 21, 2019
AFTERNOON AT THE PALACE CONCERT/HULA AND VILLAGE STROLL
Hawaiian music by Keolanui Serenaders and hula from Kumu Etua Lopes' halau Hula Na Pua U'i O Hawai'i on the grounds of Hulihe'e Palace on Alii Drive from 4-5pm. Bring your own beach mat or chair. Before and after the Palace performance, stroll thru historic Kailua Village (the Stroll starts at 1pm & goes till 6pm), enjoy over 100 vendor booths, plus oceanside restaurants, local musicians & artists. For more info about the Palace event, email email@example.com. For more info about the Stroll, email HKVevents@yahoo.com
or visit historickailuavillage.com.
July 27, 2019
ANNUAL "CHRISTMAS IN JULY" ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL - KAILUA-KONA
From 9am-5pm at King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel ballroom. This event will feature numerous vendors from all over Hawai'i with exclusive items for everyone’s holiday shopping. Free admission; donated prizes from each vendor will be given away throughout the day. A silent auction will benefit nonprofits.
July 27 & 28, 2019
"EXPERIENCE VOLCANO" FESTIVAL
This two day event will feature art, food, music and performances. Time: 9:30 AM to 5 PM at Volcano Village. Free to the public. For more information, call 808/985-8979, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.experiencevolcano.com.
July 28, 2019
KONA DAIFUKUJI ORCHID CLUB'S ORCHID SHOW/SALE - HONALO
The 37th annual Kona Daifukuji Orchid Club show and sale is a free event that offers attendees a complimentary orchid boutonniere corsage— while they last. This year’s theme, ‘Wonderland of Orchids,’ highlights the wonders of orchids, including their adaptability and historical medicinal uses. View colorful displays of flowering orchid plants; cameras are welcome. Charter member and historian, Carol Zakahi’'s special display, ‘Peering Through the Looking Glass of Orchids,’ will showcase orchid memorabilia and collectibles. Buy high quality, locally grown orchid species and hybrids, and if you have any questions, see the ‘orchid doctor.’ Taiko drummers will perform at 10 a.m. Take a self-guided tour of the mission’'s on-site Orchid Grotto to learn ways to harmonize and beautify a challenging space with orchids. Time: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Daifukuji Soto Mission Hall, Honalo. Free to the public.
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/orchidsinparadise.