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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Friday, August 24, 2001

Neighbor Islands

The • indicates admission is $5 or less, or free. Full price is listed; the * denotes discounts (or free) for students, seniors, military, members and/or children. Call the venue for details.


Roy Jensen demonstrates the craft of ipu (making gourds into musical instruments), part of the Parker Ranch Paniolo Fridays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. today, Parker Ranch, Waimea; free with $8.50 admission to the Historic Homes. (808) 885-5433.

"Little Women," 19th Annual Teen Theater by Hilo Community Players, 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday at East Hawai'i Cultural Center; $9*. (808) 935-9155.

"Calle 54," documentary film about Latin American jazz, 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 6 p.m. Sunday, Palace Theatre, Hilo; $6*. (808) 934-7777.

•  2001 Hula Kahiko Series closing program presented by Halau Kou Lima Nani E with kumu hula Iwalani Kalima, 10 a.m. Saturday, Volcano Art Center; free. (808) 967-8222.

•  "Ka Ho'ola'a O Na Ali'i," investiture of 2001 Aloha Festivals Royal Court, noon Saturday, Halema'uma'u Fire Pit, Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park; free with ribbon. (808) 885-8086.

Third Annual Gala Food Bank Headdress Ball, a Carmen Miranda dress-up contest among 17 entries benefiting Hawai'i Island Food Bank, 5-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Grand Ballroom, Hilton Waikoloa Village; $50-$60. (808) 885-0018.

•  Ms. Aloha Nui Contest for women weighing more than 200 pounds, part of the 2001 Aloha Festivals, 7 p.m. Saturday, Mauna Lani Bay Hotel Ballroom; free with ribbon. No-host food and drinks. (808) 885-8086.

Nicole Fornier ("The Sister from Seattle") Concert, part of a "Back to School Blues" program, a benefit for Family Support Services of West Hawai'i, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Kona Brewpub Oasis; $10. (808) 334-2739.

•  Mo'ikea Sailing Canoe Race, 7:30 a.m. Sunday, from Anaeho'omalu Bay in South Kohala; part of the 2001 Aloha Festivals; free with ribbon. (808) 885-7420.

•  Lehua Jaycees Keiki Fishing Derby, for contestants ages 5-13, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, Coconut Island, Hilo Bay; free. (808) 935-0555.

KANO FM First Birthday Party for Hilo's Public Radio station, featuring the screening of Woody Allen's "Radio Days" film and refreshments, 2 p.m. Sunday, Palace Theatre; $6*. (808) 934-7777.

10th Annual Clyde "Kindy" Sproat Falsetto and Storytelling Contest, part of the 2001 Aloha Festivals, 2 p.m. Sunday, Outrigger Waikoloa Beach Hotel ballroom; $10, plus ribbon. (808) 885-8086.

Dog Day Afternoon, a benefit for the Hawai'i Island Humane Society, featuring music by Randy Skaggs' Jazz Trio, food and silent auction, 3-6 p.m. Sunday, Moku'ola Room, Hilo Hawaiian Hotel; $35. (808) 329-2135.

•  King Kamehameha III Concert by Merrie Monarchs and Hula Halau U'i O Hawai'i, 4 p.m. Sunday, Ocean Lanai, Hulihe'e Palace; free. (808) 323-1585.

•  Kevin & Joe, contemporary and Hawaiian music, 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Kings' Shops at Waikoloa Beach Resort; free. (808) 886-8811.

•  "Nurturing Wild Things in Wild Places," a lecture by Ann Bell Hudgins of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Kilauea Visitor Center auditorium; part of the ongoing After Dark in the Park series; free. (808) 985-6014.


"Calle 54," film, 5 and 7:30 p.m. today, Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center; $10*. (808) 572-3456.

Society of Seven, 8:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, through Sept. 1, Royal Lahaina Resort Tennis Stadium; $35* ($22.50* kama'aina). (808) 662-0929.

•  Kimo's, Lahaina, entertainment: JD & Mario, classic rock 'n' roll, 10 p.m.-midnight Fridays; Anastasia & Mario, classic rock 'n' roll, 10 p.m.-midnight Saturdays. Sam Ahia, Hawaiian music, 7-8:30 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays; no cover. (808) 661-4811.

'Aha Hula 2001, annual concert presented by Halau Hula Ka Makani Kili'o'opu and kumu hula Kuana Kawa'a, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center; $16. (808) 242-2787.

"'Ulalena," a theatrical production, 6 and 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Maui Myth & Magic Theatre, Lahaina; $45* ($32.50* kama'aina). (808) 661-9913.

"The Anniversary Party" film, 5 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Castle Theater, MACC; $10*. (808) 572-3456.

•  WOW (Wailea on Wednesdays), an evening of art, music and refreshments, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays, The Shops at Wailea; free. (808) 891-6770.


•  Happy Talk Lounge entertainment: Daryl Gonzales and Norman Solomon, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Fridays; Kirby Keough, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays; Michelle Edwards and Kenny Emerson, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturdays; "Sunday Jazz Jam," 3-7 p.m. Sundays, Hanalei Bay Resort; no cover. (808) 826-6522.

•  Carmen Dragon, harpist, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sundays and Mondays, Lighthouse Bistro, Kilauea; free entertainment with dinner. (808) 828-0480.