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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted on: Thursday, May 26, 2005

TGI Thursday

Advertiser Staff

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


50th State Fair: $1 Night, with Skyscraper, Speedway and Spring Ride, 6 p.m., Aloha Stadium; $1*. www.ekfernandez.com.

Take Out Comedy Tour, Asian-American comedy showcase with Paul Ogata, Joey Guila, Shecky Wong, Ed Cho, Shawn Felipe, PK and Jami Gong, doors open 7 p.m., show at 7:30, Pipeline Cafe; 18 and older; sold out. (877) 750-4400.

Groundation with Apple Gabriel, with Ooklah the Moc, 10 p.m., Pipeline Cafe; 18 and older; $20. 589-1999.


Keali'i Reichel, part of the Honolulu Symphony's Hawaiian Airlines Pops Series season finale, 7:30 p.m., Blaisdell Concert Hall; $30-$75. 792-2000, (877) 750-4400.


"A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," Tony-Award-winning comedic musical, 8 p.m., Diamond Head Theatre; $12-$42*. 733-0274.

"Ventriloquist," a drama about a couple going to marriage counseling, 8 p.m., Kumu Kahua Theatre; $5-$16. 536-4441.


"Schultze Gets the Blues" (2003, rated PG, English/German with English subtitles), 1 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre; $7*. 532-8768.

"What the #$*! Do We Know!?" (2004), 2, 4, 6 and 8 p.m., Movie Museum; $5*. 735-8771.


Hops and Grinds: Beers and Menudo, with Mexican beers, pupu menu and Jeff Said No!, 5:30-8:30 p.m., The Willows; 21 and older; $25*. 952-9200.

"The Science Behind Decision-Making: Placing Importance on Protecting Certain Areas," part of the Thursday Evening Outreach Series, 6:30 p.m., Hanauma Bay Education Center Theater; free. 397-5840.


Cory Oliveros, 4-7 p.m., Ala Moana Center, Mai Tai Bar; also Backyard Pa'ina, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. 947-2900.

Wiki Waki Woo, jazz, oldies, hapa-haole, 5-7 p.m., Kailua Farmers Thursday Night Market. 261-9094.

Blues Thursdays, with Larry Spalding, 5-8 p.m., and Downtown Charley and the Humbones, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., O'Toole's Irish Pub. 536-4138.

Jazzy Jay, 5-8 p.m., Spada Bar and Restaurant. 538-3332.

Ben, Maila and Albert, contemporary, 7-10:30 p.m., Gordon Biersch. 599-4877.

Punk Rock Thursdays, with The Enhancements and the Ooh La La's, 9 p.m., Kainoa's Sports Bar; 21 and older. 637-7787.

Smile, DJs Maxxx and Rene, 9 p.m., Hula's Bar & Lei Stand. 923-0669.

DJ The Everlasting Gobstopper, dance, house, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Kemo'o Farm, Lakeside Lanai; 21 and older. 622-5009.

Soul Pacific, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Wave Waikiki; 18 and older. 941-0424.

Lambsbread, 9:30 p.m., Don Ho's Island Grill; 21 and older. 528-0807.


Paddlers' Night, 4:30 p.m.-4 a.m., Ocean Club; 21 and older. 531-8444.

Salsa After Dark, with Son Caribe, 5 p.m.-2 a.m., Rumours; also, free salsa lessons by Son D'Hawaii, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; 21 and older. 941-5216, 955-4811.

Thirty Plus Thursdays, music from the '60s and '70s, 6-9 p.m., Zanzabar Night Club; 30 and older. 924-3939.

Glamour Thursdays, with fashion shows, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., The O Lounge. theolounge.com.

G'wan Good, with DJ Zacharijah, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., thirtyninehotel; 21 and older. 599-2552.

DJ Dancin' Adam, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Nashville Waikiki; also, country dancing from 4 p.m. 926-7911.

The Quench, alternative, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Venus Nightclub; 21 and older. 951-8671.

Thirsty Thursdays, hip-hop, house and trance, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Zanzabar Night Club; 18 and older. 924-3939.

DJ Thursdays, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Breakers Restaurant; 21 and older. 637-9898.

Sam Choy's Bitchen Kitchen Thursdays, with DJs Sir Grant Mitchell, Delve and Zack Morse, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Sam Choy's Diamond Head; 23 and older. 732-8645.

Thursday Nights, with DJs Jahson and Packo, 10 p.m.-4 a.m., Lulu's Waikiki Surf Club. 926-5222.

Urban Jazz, with DeShannon Higa and the gr00ve.imProV.arTiSts, Archangel and Miklos, 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m., The Living Room, Fisherman's Wharf.

Tattoo Thursdays, 11 p.m.-1 am., Cellar Nightclub; 18 and older. 923-9952.

Classy, 11 p.m.-2 a.m., Kai, 1427 Makaloa St. 944-1555.


Stardust, with Rocky Brown, John Valentine and Hal Mita, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Hanohano Room. 922-4422.

Imai and Friends, 8 p.m.-midnight, Coconut Willy's. 923-9454.

Soul Cafe, 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Esprit Nightclub. 922-4422.

Cruzing with Guy Cruz, reggae, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., OnStage Drinks and Grinds. 306-7799.

Karaoke, with Dee and Ron, 10 p.m., Eastside Grill. 952-6555.

Swampa ZZ Artist Collective, dance muzik and film, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Indigo Eurasian Cuisine; 21 and older. 521-2900.