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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Santa Paddles into Waikiki

This Saturday, December 13th, 2014 at 9:00 a.m in front of the Outrigger Waikiki on the beach.

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If you are staying at our Waikiki Vacation Rentals don't miss this holiday tradition! Santa arrives Hawaiian style surfing into the beach on his canoe! This is a family friendly event and is free and open to the public.  Hundreds of people line the shore to welcome Santa and to take pictures at the lobby after the welcoming ceremony.

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If you are staying at Cabana at Waikiki, Royal Kuhio, Royal Moana and Waikiki Sunset you are just a short distance from the beach.  If you are driving over from our units at the Waikiki Marina, Ilikai Marina, Ilikai Hotel, Discovery Bay or Ala Moana Hotel then you can park in the Honolulu Zoo parking lot for just $1/hour.  Mele kalikimaka everyone!

Friday, December 5, 2014

First Friday!

Don't miss First Friday today, December 5th, 2014 at 6 p.m in Downtown Honolulu/Chinatown.  The event is free and everyone is welcome!

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This is short drive from our Waikiki Vacation Rentals and a great opportunity for art lovers! many galleries and studios will be open for exhibitions, artist demonstrations and special performances.
What a great way to spend friday! After 9 p.m bars charge $10 cover.

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If you want to stay in Waikiki area don't miss friday night fireworks! It's a family friendly event and you can enjoy the show from the beach right next to Ilikai Hotel, Ilikai Marina, Waikiki Marina and many others.  Happy Aloha Friday and see you all there! :)

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Honolulu City Lights

Don't miss the electric light parade along King street on December 6th, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.  Followed by the lighting of the christmas tree  at 6:00 p.m

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This is a short drive from our Waikiki Vacation Rentals and King street will remain closed until 8:30 p.m so bring your friends and and enjoy this free Oahu activity.  This is a family friendly event  and you can take free photos with Santa next to the Honolulu Hale until 9:00 p.m.
Reservations on the trolley are recommended! 

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Opening Night Schedule:
4:00 p.m, food booths and keiki rides open.
6:00 p.m, tree lighting ceremony begins on step of Honolulu Hale. 
6:30 p.m, 50-foot tree is illuminated.  
7:30 p.m, holiday concert, headlined by Willie K.
11:00 p.m courtyard closes.

Friday, November 28, 2014

Waikiki Holiday Parade

Starting today November 28th, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.  The Waikiki Holiday Parade commemorates the  Pearl Harbor by honoring survivors in memory of the attacks from December 7, 1941.

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 The parade will take place at Fort DeRussy park traveling along Kalakaua Avenue and ends at Queen Kapiolani Park.  This is another free Oahu activity in Waikiki that you can check out with your family after the beach!
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Thousands of spectators, resident and visitors from all over the place come to watch this parade, which hosts local music, pearl harbor survivors, service bands, military units and much more.  As you can see, while you are staying at our Waikiki Vacation Rentals there are lots of free activities, so get out there and have fun!!

Tuesday, November 25, 2014


Don't miss the 7th annual "Na Mele o Na Keiki" (music for the children), starting November 29th, 2014 at 6:30 p.m and November 30th, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.  This is a free Oahu activity and the event will take place at the Hawaii Theatre Center, located at 1130 Bethel Street, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96817.
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If you are staying at our Waikiki Vacation Rentals don't miss this opportunity! This is a family friendly event, put on by the U.S Marine Corps Forces Pacific Band.  Donations of a new and unwrapped toy would be greatly appreciated, every toy and every dollar donated stays in Hawaii to help less fortunate families!

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Tickets are available now and can be picked up at the Hawaii Theatre Box office! Parking is available at nearby China Town Municipal parking lots.  Enjoy! :)

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Daniel Tosh in Concert!

Friday November 28th, 2014 and Saturday November 29th, 2014 at the Neil S. Blaisdell Concert Hall, located at 777 Ward Ave, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96814.


If you are staying at our Waikiki Vacation Rentals don't miss this stand up comedy show, tickets price is $47 -$67 at ticketmaster.com.  "Tosh.0" brings his irrelevant and hilarious highly praised stand up comedy with 2 shows at 7:00 p.m.

Get ready to laugh and enjoy the show!! :D

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Wiki Wiki one day Vintage Collectibles & Hawaiiana Show

This Sunday, November 23rd, 2014 at the Neil S. Blaisdell Center, located at 777 Ward Ave, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96814 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  This is a family friendly activity and general admission is $4.50.

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If you are staying at our Waikiki Vacation Rentals this is a great opportunity to find beautiful souvenirs from aloha shirts, jewelry, ukeleles, toys, hats, coins, cook books, fabrics and much more.  Don't miss out this event, over ninety tables with vendors from all the islands and Mainland.

This is just a seven minutes drive from Waikiki and if you are coming by car there are parking lots in the area.  So, get out there, check it out and have a great weekend!