DECEMBER COMMUNITY CALENDAR
of the king’s guard AT KING’S VILLAGE
– 5:30 p.m.
See the best in the world’s exhibition drill; the King’s
guard performs every night at the front gate of the King’s Village Shopping
Center in Waikiki. Free. Recommended.
of Honolulu WELCOME Hula Show
afternoon at 4:30 p.m.
Enjoy an enchanting performance of
the Star of Honolulu hula dancers as they greet guests on Pier 8 of Aloha Tower
Marketplace. Free. For more information call 566-2337.
Comedy: Humor in Recent Art
Dec 29 – Call for times
Recent work by artists from around
the world that draws on various notions of the comedic. At the Contemporary
Museum, Honolulu. Call 526-1322 or visit www.tcmhi.org.
Ohta, Jr. and David Kamakahi
In Dec – 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Hilton Hawaiian Village, Waikiki, Tropics Bar and Café. Free.
Sat Dec 2 & 3 – 8 p.m.
Blaisdell Arena. Tickets $65-$250 at the Box Office and
Ticketmaster Call 1-877-750-4400.
MERRY CHRISTMAS WITH FRIENDS AND NABORS
Sat, Sun Dec 2-4 – Fri & Sat at 7:30 p.m./Sun at 2 p.m.
Jim Nabors and special guests Jimmy Borges, Karen Keawehawaii,
Emmy Veary, Philip Huber and the Huber Marionettes, Hawaii Theatre Orchestra
with musical director Matt Catingub, with The Company Singers, Diamond Head
Theatre Shooting Stars, at the Hawaii Theatre. Tickets $25-$75. 528-0506.
Daily Dec 3
thru 31 Evenings
The Honolulu City Lights are spectacular and a holiday season
tradition at Honolulu Hale. Parade 6:30 p.m. Dec. 3.
HEALING ARTS COLLEGE: MASSAGE CAREER DAY
Sun Dec 4
– 2 to 4 p.m.
Kailua campus. Prospective students are invited to this free
information session about the 600-hour Professional Massage Therapy Program.
Sun Dec 4
– 4 p.m.
Blaisdell Concert Hall. Annual Winter Concert, entitled Hands
Across the Sea. Performance features 283 students from 42 different schools.
and Roy Sakuma Ukulele Studios Super Keiki
Sun Dec 4
– 4 to 5 p.m.
Moana Shopping Center, Center-stage. Free.
Trias in Honolulu
Sun Dec 4
– 4:30 to 5 p.m.
Capone’s at Aloha Tower Marketplace with Kutmaster Spaz and
dancers for the Hawaiian Island Soccer Foundation.
8-20 Conditions permitting
North Shore near Sunset Beach. Final jewel in the crown of the
Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. Staged at the famous and dangerous Banzai
Pipeline, the Pipeline Masters will determine both the ASP World Surfing
Champion and the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing Champion for 2005.
presents “Gordon Mark, ‘ukulele”
Sat Dec 9 & 10 – 7:30 p.m.
HPR Atherton Performing Arts Studio, 738 Kaheka St. Tickets
$17.50. For more information call 955-8821.
SYMPHONY AND THE BROTHERS CAZIMERO
Sun Dec 9, 10, 11 – Fri & Sat at 8 p.m./Sun at 4 p.m.
Concert Hall. The Brothers Cazimero and the Honolulu Symphony Chorus join
Maestro Matt Catingub and the Honolulu Symphony Pops with Honolulu Symphony
Chorus in three festive holiday concerts. Ticket start at $40. Call 792-2000.
Yacht Club Christmas Boat Parade & Party
Sat Dec 10
– 5 p.m.
Aloha Tower Marketplace. Festively decorated boats will sail
though Honolulu Harbor at 6:30 p.m. Free.
Sun Dec 10 & 11 – Sat at
8 p.m./Sun at 3 p.m.
Hawaii Theatre. $25-$40. 528-0506.
of Hawaii Today: George Kahumoku, Jr.
Sun Dec 11
– 1 p.m.
Na Mele Nei at the Ward Warehouse Stage, 1050 Ala Moana Blvd.
CRUE “CARNIVAL OF SINS” TOUR
Wed Dec 14
– 8 p.m.
Blaisdell Arena. Tickets $62.50 and $69.50. Call
circle Annual Christmas Luncheon
Thurs Dec 15
– 11 a.m.
Oahu Country Club. Holiday carols and the annual gift exchange
($10 value). Bring toiletries and other personal items for teens, to be donated
to the Waikiki Health Center’s Youth Outreach Program. $23, Reservations
required by December 6. Call 396-6123.
SEDAKA, AN ACOUSTIC CHRISTMAS CONCERT
Fri Dec 16
– 7:30 p.m.
Hawaii Theatre. Tickets $25-45. For more information call
Sun Dec 16, 17, 18 – Fri at 7:30/Sat at 8 p.m./Sun 2 p.m.
Blaisdell Concert Hall. International stars, large corps de
ballet, live Tchaikovsky music by the Honolulu Symphony. Tickets $25-$55. For
more information call 1-877-750-4400.
Fri thru Sun
Dec 16-18 – Fri at 6 p.m. thru Sun at 1 p.m.
Hui O Na Kupuna o Ka Na‘I Aupuni
Hawaii. Sponsored by Kahana Valley
Community Association. Activities include a three-day camp beginning on Friday
at 5 pm. Workshops, speakers, talk-story, Hawaiian ceremonies and food. All
meals will be provided. No drugs. Bring camping gear. Call Kapua
Kaluhileiulaokala at 237-7262.
Sun Dec 16-18 – Fri 5:30
to 9 p.m./Sat 10 a.m. to 9 p.m./Sun
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Bishop Museum’s Great Lawn. 1525 Bernice St., a great
holiday event to get last minute shopping done with unique gift items at one of
the many craft booths featuring jewelry, toys, island snacks, accessories and
more. Entertainment and activities, spectacular lights at night, visits from
Santa and a holiday train ride. $3. Call 847-3511.
CHORALE 40TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT
Sat Dec 17
– 7 p.m.
Nu’uanu Congregational Church. Honolulu Chorale will be
featuring their annual holiday concert, under the leadership of its current
music director, Joseph McAlister. Call 680-7702.
Sat Dec 24
– 1 p.m.
Aloha Stadium. The Sheraton Hawaii Bowl matches a team from
Conference USA against an opponent from the Western Athletic Conference.
Kiss at The Royal Hawaiian
Sat Dec 31
– Doors open at 7 p.m.
In the Monarch Room. Black-tie event with dinner served at
7:30 p.m. Nueva Vida, one of Hawaii’s most popular bands, will play a
repertoire of jazz, swing, pop, soul and rhythm and blues from 7:30 p.m. to
12:15 a.m. For more information call 921-4600.
OF SEVEN LAS VEGAS CELEBRATE 2006
Sat Dec 31
– 7:45 p.m. ‘till a.m.
Outrigger Waikiki Main Showroom, dinner buffet at 7:45 p.m.,
with shows at 9 and 11 p.m., dancing at 10:30 p.m. Package for those 21 and
older only, priced at $149, including dinner, shows, split of champagne, party
favors. For more information, call 923-SHOW.
Kapono Rocks Live AT KAPONO’S
Sat Dec 31
Aloha Tower Marketplace. Last night show and “Big Bang” venue closing event in conjunction with New Year’s Eve party. Call for details. 536-2161.