What’s On Hawaii Events

The Hawaiian Islands play host to an incredible selection one-of-a-kind festivals and events.

 

Hawaii events can provide visitors with a valuable insight into the destination, its people and island life, history, culture, music, cuisine, sports, arts and crafts, environment and so much more.

Enrich your next Hawaii holiday by attending one of the many local Hawaii festivals and events.

To find out what’s on across the Hawaiian Islands The Hawaii Admirer produces a monthly Hawaii events calendar.

What’s On Hawaii is a FREE monthly calendar of Hawaii events carefully curated for holiday-makers to highlight what’s on during their stay!

Signature Events

Throughout the year major festivals and events draw thousands of people to Hawaii from around the world. These Hawaii signature events are the “big ones” on the destinations annual calendar. Try to book your holiday to coincide with one of these events, it will be sure to enhance your Hawaii experience.

January
SBS Tournament of Champions (Golf), Maui, 2-7 January 2018
Sony Open in Hawaii (Golf), Oahu, 8-14 January  2018

March
Honolulu Festival, Oahu, 9-11 March 2018
Prince Kuhio Festival, Oahu, 18-27 March 2018

May
Golden Week in Hawaii, end April-beginning May 2018

June
Maui Film Festival, Maui, 13-17 June 2018
King Kamehameha Day, Statewide, 11 June 2018
Pan-Pacific Festival, Oahu, TBC June 2018

July
Prince Lot Hula Festival, Oahu, 21-22 July 2018
Koloa Plantation Days, Kauai, 20-28 July 2018

August
Duke’s OceanFest, Oahu, 18-26 August 2018

September
Aloha Festivals, Statewide, September 2018

October
IRONMAN World Championship, Hawaii Island, 13 October 2018
Hawaii Food & Wine Festival, Hawaii Island/Maui/Oahu, 20 October-05 November 2017
XTERRA World Championship, Maui, 29 October 2017

November
Hawaii International Film Festival, Oahu, 2-12 November 2017
Kona Coffee Cultural Festival, Hawaii Island, 3-12 November 2017
HONOLULU Fashion Week, Oahu, 10-12 November 2017
Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, Oahu, 12 November-20 December 2017
Maui Invitational (Basketball), Maui, 20-22 November 2017

December
XTERRA Trail Run World Championship, Oahu, 3 December 2017
Honolulu Marathon, Oahu, 10 December 2017
The Hawaii Bowl (NFL/Gridiron), Oahu, 24 December 2017
Diamond Head Classic (Basketball), Oahu, 22-25 December 2017