Community Calendar: June 27

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27 / Friday
Commissary — The Healthy Lifestyle Festival/Farmers Market will be held 9 a.m.-5 p.m., June 27, and 8 a.m.-4 p.m., June 28-29, in the Commissary parking lot area.

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Cemetery Pupu Theater — Enjoy a unique dinner theater experience at Oahu Cemetery (2162 Nuuanu Ave., Honolulu), where history comes alive for the evening. Titled “For the Sake of Public Health,” this new, original outdoor play focuses on medicine and health in 19th century Hawaii.

Performances are at 6 p.m., June 27-28; doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets cost $45 per person and include two complimentary drink tickets. Visit www.missionhouses.org.

28 / Saturday
Sports Festival — The fourth annual ESPN 1420 Sports Festival returns to the Neal Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

This free, family-oriented event will feature exhibitor booths by sports, health and fitness industry stakeholders, along with hands-on activities and demos from local sports clubs and athletic organizations, including boxing, martial arts, baseball, basketball, BMX cycling, golf, rock climbing, USTA tennis, Zumba and more.

Additional activities include a celebrity autograph session, Doraemon Zone, Spartan Race obstacle course and kendama tournament. Call (808) 534-7118 or visit www.espn1420sportsfestival.com.

Pet Contest — Participate in the SB Main Exchange 2014 Pet Gala, 10 a.m.-noon. For more details, call (808) 423-7694.

Coffee Fest — FarmLovers Farmers’ Markets holds a celebration of all things coffee at its Kaka‘ako Farmers’ Market (Ward Warehouse, Honolulu), 8 a.m.-noon. Admission and parking are free. Call (808) 388-9696 or visit alamoanafarmersmarket.com.

July

1 / Tuesday
Summer Closure — The FS Thrift Shop will be closed for summer break, July 1-18. It reopens July 22. Donations will still be accepted in its shed near the front entrance of the shop.

3 / Thursday
Commissary Parking — The parking lot at the Schofield Commissary will close at 9:30 p.m. to set up staging for the 43rd annual 4th of July Spectacular.

4 / Friday
Freedom Run — The Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii (EFH) holds its annual Freedom Run at Kailua High School, beginning at 7 a.m.

Choose from a timed 5K or 10K run, or a 1-mile walk that welcomes wheelchairs, strollers and leashed pets. Awards and other fun activities to follow.

All proceeds collected support EFH programs and services. Call (808) 528-3058 or visit www.epilepsyhawaii.org.

5K Run — Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, hosts the Runway Run 5K, 7 a.m. Participants will have the rare opportunity to run the runway in this family-friendly event, open to the public. Visit www.mccshawaii.com/races.

19 / Saturday
Hula Festival — The public is invited to a fun-filled day of dance, food and festivities under the shady monkeypod trees of Moanalua Gardens during the 37th annual Prince Lot Hula Festival, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. This year’s theme is “Kila Kila O Moanalua … Majestic is Moanalua.”

The largest noncompetitive hula event in Hawaii, the festival is held each year to honor Prince Lot Kapuaiwa, who reprised the once-forbidden hula in the district of Moanalua. Call (808) 839-5334 or visit www.moanaluagardensfoundation.org.

20 / Sunday
Fun Walk — Join the Menehune Marchers Walking/Volksport Club on a 5K or 10K walk at Ho‘omaluhia Botanical Garden, 45-680 Luluku Road, Kaneohe. Participants may start anytime between 9-11 a.m., July 20, from Kahua Nui Pavilion, and must finish by 1 p.m. Call Carol at (808) 626-3575 for more details, or visit www2.ava.org.

Ongoing

Free Concerts — The historic Royal Hawaiian Band performs free public concerts, noon, every Friday of the month on the grounds of Iolani Palace.

Volunteers Wanted — Waimea Valley seeks volunteer groups to help complete the Kauhale Restoration Project. Call (808) 638-5855.

Vehicle Registration — The City and County of Honolulu satellite vehicle registration office at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam is open for business 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 915 North Road, Bldg. 1314, in the Club Pearl Complex. The service is open to all military personnel, their family members and civilians from all military bases with base access.

Go Akamai — Commuters can check real-time traffic data at GoAkamai.org, courtesy of the Hawaii State Department of Transportation and the City and County of Honolulu, Department of Transportation Services. Travelers are encouraged to check the website before leaving work or home.

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