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 purchase. Call venue for details.
"Down in the Valley" (2006), 1 and 7:30 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre at the Academy; $7*. www.honoluluacademy.org, 532-8768.
Stratigraphy Soup, discover dirt and its importance, 6-7 p.m., Waimea Valley Audubon Center; 12 and older; $8*. Reservations: 638-9199.
√ Colorful Ala Moana Waterfront Walk, two-mile walking tour, 9 a.m.-noon, starts at the main entrance arch of Ala Moana Beach Park; free. 948-3299.
√ University of Hawai'i and East-West Center, one-mile walking tour of the Manoa campus, 1-4 p.m., starts at the flagpole at the corner of University Avenue and Dole Street; free. 948-3299.
√ Patrick McDonnell, creator of the comic strip "Mutts," talks about becoming vegetarian, 7 p.m., Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse; free. 722-2557.
James McCarthy, 5-8:30 p.m., O'Toole's Irish Pub. 536-4138.
Jazz Wednesday, with Gabe Baltazar, Dean Taba, Abe Lagrimas, Dan Del Negro and Robert Shinoda, 6:30 p.m., Honolulu Club. 543-3916.
Owana Salazar, Hawaiian slack-key and steel guitar, 7-9 p.m., Kona Brewing Co.'s Koko Marina Pub. 394-5662.
Kapena, contemporary Hawaiian, 9 p.m.-midnight, Ryan's Grill. 591-9132.
Biku, acoustic guitar, 6-9 p.m., thirtyninehotel; 21 and older. 599-2552.
Johnny Helm, contemporary, 9 p.m., Anna Bannana's. 946-5190.
Salsa Dance Party, with Son Caribe, 9 p.m.-midnight, Panama Hattie's; 18 and older. 485-8226.
Piranha Brothers, rock 'n' roll, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Bobby G's, International Market Place; also DJ D-Box, 1-4 a.m. 926-7066.
Acid Wash, '80s night with DJs Keoki and Nocturna, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., NextDoor; 21 and older. 548-6398.
DJ Cool Cameron, country and classic rock, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Nashville Waikiki; also, free line dance lessons, 7-9 p.m. 926-7911.
Mini Skirts and Martinis, 9 p.m.4 a.m., Zanzabar Night Club. 924-3939.
Runway Wednesdays, 9 p.m.4 a.m., Fashion 45, Waikiki Trade Center; 21 and older. www.fashion45hawaii.com.
Red Stripe Reggae Night, with Maka and the I-Sight Band, 10 p.m., Boardriders Bar and Grill; 21 and older. 261-4600.
The Compound, with DJs 45 Revolver and Direct Descendants, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Indigo Eurasian Cuisine, Green Room and Opium Den. 521-2900.
DJ Smooth, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Dave and Buster's, Sunset Bar; 21 and older. 589-5007.
Summer Camp, with DJs SubZero and Durtie Rice, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., The O Lounge; 18 and older. 944-8436.
Wild Wednesdays, hip-hop and house, 11 p.m.-4 a.m., Venus Nightclub. 951-8671.
Cory Oliveros and Shauna Sanborn, 7:30-9 a.m., ResortQuest Waikiki Beach Hotel. 922-2511.
Kahalepuna Duo, 8-10 a.m., The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Surf Room. 923-7311.
Imai and Friends, 3-7:30 p.m., Coconut Willy's. 923-9454.
Herb Ohta Jr. and David Kamakahi, 4-7 p.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village, Tropics Bar. 949-4321.
Lawrence Kidder and Dwight Kanae, with hula, 4:15-7:15 p.m., The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Mai Tai Bar. 923-7311.
Roland Chang, 5-6 p.m., Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Elegant Dive. 923-1234.
Paul Conrad, piano, 5-7 p.m., Ala Moana Hotel, Mahina Lounge. 955-4811.
Aloha Serenaders, with Kanoe Miller, 5-8:30 p.m., Halekulani, House Without a Key. 923-2311.
Starr Lutu, Winston Raval and Del Choy, jazz, 5:30-8 p.m., Star of Honolulu. 983-7827.
Sam Kapu Trio, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Sheraton Moana Surfrider, Banyan Veranda stage. 922-3111.
Stardust, with Rocky Brown, Jimmy Funai and Brian Robertshaw, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Cobalt Lounge at the Hanohano Room. 922-4422.
Guy Cruz, contemporary, 5:30-9 p.m., Gordon Biersch. 599-4877.
Kanilau, with Halau Na Mamo O Ka'ala, 6-8:30 p.m., Sheraton Waikiki hotel, poolside. 922-4422.
Mike Chung, light jazz and contemporary, 6-9 p.m., New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel. 921-7066.
Miles Jackson Trio, jazz, 6-9 p.m., Mariposa. 951-3420.
Soul Bucket, Hawaiian, 6-9 p.m., Waikiki Beach Marriott, Moana Terrace. 922-6611.
Ryan Live, 6-9:30 p.m., Ohana West Hotel, Cabanas Pool Bar. 922-3143.
Jazz Wednesday, with Sherry Shaoling, 6-10 p.m., The O Lounge; 21 and older. 944-8436.
Katie Tamashiro, piano, 6-10 p.m., Ohana East, Chuck's Cellar. 923-4488.
Tennyson Stevens, piano, 6-10 p.m., Bistro at Century Center. 943-6500.
Ka'ala Boys Trio, 6:15-9:30 p.m., Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, poolside. 922-5811.
Kela, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Elegant Dive. 923-1234.
Audy Kimura, guitar/vocals, 6:30-10 p.m., Hy's Steak House. 922-5555.
The Brothers Cazimero, 7-8:15 p.m., Chai's Island Bistro. 585-0011.
James Kraft, jazz, 7-9 p.m., Bistro Sun. 946-8580.
Kelly Boy, 7-9 p.m., Hula Grill Waikiki. 923-4852.
Karaoke, with Ryan and Cindy, 7-10 p.m., Ige's Restaurant. 486-3500.
Kit Samson, piano, 7-10 p.m., Mahina Lounge, Ala Moana Hotel. 955-4811.
3 Scoops of Aloha, 7:30-10:30 p.m., The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Mai Tai Bar. 923-7311.
The Geezers, classic country, 7-11 p.m., Arnold's Waikiki. 924-6887.
Betty Loo Taylor, piano, 7:30-11 p.m., The Kahala, Veranda. 739-8760.
Za Za, jazz guitar, 7:30-11:30 p.m., Formaggio. 739-7719.
2 Point 5, 7:30 p.m.-midnight, Chart House. 941-6660.
Kani, 8 p.m., Hanks Cafe Honolulu. 526-1410.
OnStage Logo Nite, 8 p.m., OnStage Drinks & Grinds. 306-7799.
Dennis Ah Yek, Hawaiian and contemporary, 8-11 p.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village, Tapa Bar. 949-4321.
Jeannette and John, 8-11 p.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village, Shell Bar. 949-4321.
Wasabi Wednesdays, with Wasabi, 8-11 p.m., Chez Monique. 488-2439.
Zanuck Lindsey, with John Valentine, 8-11 p.m., Diamond Head Grill, W Honolulu hotel. 922-3734.
Kevin Mau, 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Coconut Willy's. 923-9454.
Johnny Kamai Duo, 8:30-10:30 p.m., Sheraton Moana Surfrider, Banyan Veranda stage. 922-3111.
Bruce Hamada and Jim Howard, jazz, 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Halekulani, Lewers Lounge. 923-2311.
Soul Cafe, 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Sheraton Waikiki, Esprit Nightclub. 922-4422.
Ginai, with Keith Scott, 9 p.m., Jazz Minds Art & Cafe. 945-0800.
Doolin Rakes, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Kelley O'Neil's. 926-1777.
Celtic Waves, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., O'Toole's Irish Pub. 536-4138.
Sam Kapu, 9:30-11:30 p.m., Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, lounge. 922-5811.
Stewart Cunningham, piano, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Bistro at Century Center. 943-6500.
Ho'onu'a, 10:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Da Big Kahuna Waikiki, Coral Reef Hotel. 923-0033.