Community Calendar

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Community Calendar

Community Calendar

BayFest BodySearch — Potential contestants are invited to enter for the 3 p.m., Oct. 18, event at Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, now. Entrees will model fitness and swimsuit attire, and will be judged on personality, physique and interviewing skills.
A panel of judges will select the winners, and the first through third place male and female finishers will take home cash and prizes.
Entry forms are available at Call 808-254-7597.

Glass, Art and Bead Festival — Ward Warehouse, 1050 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, will host this festival from Sept. 19-21. About 25 exhibitors will display beads, gemstones, findings, collectible glass art and jewelry. Admission and parking are free.

20 / Saturday
Fish and Dive — This expo runs at the Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall, 3-7 p.m., Saturday, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, at 777 Ward Ave., Honolulu. Visit or call 808-768-5252.

Early Octoberfest — Hawaii Prince Hotel is hosting an Octoberfest-style event, 6-10 p.m., Sept. 20. Cost is $49 per person; includes admission and buffet meal. Must be 21 to attend. Call 808-952-4789 or visit toberfest.

Hula Shows — Authentic Hawaiian music and hula shows Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, at 6 p.m., at the Kuhio Beach Hula Mound near the Duke Kahanamoku statue in Waikiki. Seating is on the grass; bring beach chairs and mats. Photography is welcome.

24 / Wednesday
Staples in Concert — Mavis Staples, one of the most iconic voices in rock and roll, and founding member of the Staples Sisters, will perform one performance only at the historic Hawaii Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Sept. 24. Ticket prices are $32, $42 and $62 (plus a $3 restoration fee). Get tickets from the Box Office, Hawaii Theatre Center, 1130 Bethel St., Honolulu, or charge by phone, 528-0506. Visit

26 / Friday
Mary Poppins — Diamond Head Theatre celebrates the opening of its 100th season with this beloved family story. Performances are Sept. 26-Oct. 19, Thursdays-Sundays. Call 808-733-0274 to charge by phone or purchase tickets online at

27 / Saturday
Blue Angels — Get tickets for the “Wings Over the Pacific” air show, Sept. 27-28, at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Discounted tickets for military are available at all MWR ticket offices while supplies last. Military-discounted tickets will not be available for purchase online. Visit JBPHH MWR’s website at

Take-Back Day — The Army in Hawaii is supporting National Prescription Take-Back Day, Sept. 27, in commitment to a drug-free community. All may turn in unused or expired prescriptions for proper disposal.
Locations include the Schofield Barracks Post Exchange (PX), at the main lobby, near the flower shop, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sept. 27. This event is free and anonymous.

Keiki Carnival — Kapolei Commons is hosting a free carnival for kids and kids at heart, 10 a.m.-noon, Sept. 27. This free, family-friendly event will feature carnival games, juggler, clown, face painting and make-and-take crafts, prizes and live entertainment.  Located at 4450 Kapolei Parkway, Kapolei.

Aloha Festival Parade — A colorful equestrian procession of pau (long-skirted) riders, exquisite floats with cascades of Hawaiian flowers, hula halau, marching bands and dignitaries will enliven Kalakaua Avenue during the Aloha Festivals parade, 9 a.m.-noon, Sept. 27.
The parade route is from Ala Moana Park to Kapiolani Park. Visit

28 / Sunday
Gold Star Mothers — The U.S. takes the time to honor and express its gratitude to our Gold Star mothers who have lost a son or daughter in service to the nation on the last Sunday in September. The community is invited to join Gold Star mothers and families of the fallen at a special remembrance event and lei presentation, 11:30 a.m., Sept. 28, at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, or Punchbowl.
Mothers and family members who have lost military loved ones will place boots of the fallen and a lei of honor and remembrance at the foot of Lady Columbia. Call 808-438-9285.

Honolulu Century Ride — This annual event is 6 a.m.-5 p.m. and attracts over 2,000 participants. It begins and ends at Kapiolani Park and offers riders routes of 20, 25, 40, 50, 75 or 100 miles.
The course winds through beautiful scenic portions of East Honolulu and the Windward Coast. Visit or call 808-735-5756.

4 / Saturday
Flu Immunization —Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC) is pleased to offer enrollees  flu drives in the Family Medicine Clinic, 8 a.m.-noon, on Oct. 4 and 18.
If you are enrolled at Tripler Family Medicine and are 6 months of age or older, walk in and do your part in protecting yourself and everyone around you. Fight the flu!

5 / Sunday
Children and Youth Day — The 21st event features hundreds of booths, food trucks and five stages of live music.
It’s the largest children’s event in the state from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 415 S. Beretania St., Honolulu. Visit or call 808-586-6130.

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