Upcoming Events On Big Island Hawai'i!

24
Aug
2019

The 3rd Annual Big Island Blues Festival

08-24-2019 4:00 pm -10:00 pm
The 3rd Annual Big Island Blues Festival

BLUES, BREWS, & BBQ! Blues music is about life and telling a story, and everyone has a story to tell. Family friendly event. All ages. (12 & under free)

24
Aug
2019

OBON: Honokaa Hongwanji

08-24-2019 7:00 pm -9:00 pm
OBON: Honokaa Hongwanji

Every year communities come together to honor the spirits of their ancestors. Various local hongwanjis invite everyone to come join this tradition of celebrating the lives of those who have come before.

 

25
Aug
2019

3rd Annual ʻŌhiʻa Love Fest

08-25-2019 9:00 am -4:00 pm
3rd Annual ʻŌhiʻa Love Fest

Do you LOVE ʻōhiʻa trees or wish you knew more about them? 3rd Annual ʻŌhiʻa Love Fest, a FREE festival celebrating ʻōhiʻa and all of the connections they have to our land.

 

 

25
Aug
2019

General Plan Comprehensive Review Community Speakout Session

08-25-2019 9:00 am -2:00 pm
General Plan Comprehensive Review Community Speakout Session

Stay on top of the latest from Hawaii County Planning!

The Hawai'i County General Plan (GP) guides the island's long-range physical development. The DRAFT GP is almost ready for public review so... we want to hear from you!

Speak-Outs are informal, drop-in open houses with information stations where you can learn about the GP and give feedback in a variety of ways

25
Aug
2019

Hawai’i County Planning Department Meeting for Public Comment

08-25-2019 9:00 am -2:00 pm
Hawai’i County Planning Department Meeting for Public Comment

IMPORTANT: The County of Hawai‘i Planning Department will release a draft of the updated Hawai‘i County General Plan on August 9, 2019, which will govern land use and development on Hawai’i Island for the next 25 years.

25
Aug
2019

Duolingo - Hawaiian Language Practice at Liliuokalani Gardens Pavillion (near Ali'i Ice)

08-25-2019 11:30 am -1:00 pm
 Duolingo -  Hawaiian Language Practice at Liliuokalani Gardens Pavillion (near Ali'i Ice)

Hiʻo i nā haumāna'ōlelo!
Join us for a casual social gathering at Liliuokalani Gardens Pavillion (near Ali'i Ice) to practice your Hawaiian conversation skills, meet your local community, and put your skills from all those Duolingo (online app to learn languages) sessions to the test! 

25
Aug
2019

A Taste of Tea & Pottery

08-25-2019 12:00 pm -4:00 pm
A Taste of Tea & Pottery

The annual fundraiser, now in its third year, helps fund VAC’s "Fire Arts Programs" which include ongoing ceramics and glass classes and workshops.

25
Aug
2019

Floating Lantern Ceremony

08-25-2019 5:00 pm -7:30 pm
Floating Lantern Ceremony

North Hawai'i Hospice Floating Lantern Ceremony to Honor & Remember
Everyone is welcome.

26
Aug
2019

Monday Night Jazz Jam

08-26-2019 6:00 pm -9:00 pm
Monday Night Jazz Jam

An all inclusive Jazz Jam with a rotating house band. Created to strengthen the Big Island Jazz community!

27
Aug
2019

A Walk into the Past

08-27-2019 10:00 am -11:00 am
A Walk into the Past

Walk back to 1912, and meet the founder of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, Dr. Thomas A. Jaggar, at the edge of Kīlauea Volcano.
Dressed in period costume, Ka‘ū actor-director Dick Hershberger brings the renowned geologist to life.
At 10 a.m., 12 noon and 2 p.m. Each performance is about an hour.