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.
√ Kids Day 2006, celebrities and volunteers sell special editions of The Advertiser to benefit Parents and Children Together, O'ahu-wide; $1. 847-3285.
Hatebreed, hard core, with Crucible and Dagra, 7:30 p.m., Pipeline Cafe; $25*. (877) 750-4400.
"Spring Footholds: Emerging Elements," UH-Manoa Department of Theatre and Dance dance concert, 8 p.m., Earle Ernst Lab Theatre; $10*. 956-7655.
"The Foreigner," comedy about a stranger who pretends not to know any English, premieres 7:30 p.m., Manoa Valley Theatre; $25*. 988-6131.
√ Let's Go Camping, preschool family night, 6 p.m., Kane'ohe Public Library; 3 and older; free. 233-5676.
FAIRS & FESTIVALS
√ Historic Preservation Awareness Fair, part of the Historic Preservation Awareness Celebration, with exhibits, speakers and potluck lunch, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., State Capitol; free.
√ Colorful Ala Moana Waterfront Walk, 2-mile walk with Program to Preserve Hawaiian Place Names, 9 a.m.-noon, meet at entrance arch of Ala Moana Beach Park; free. 948-3299.
√ University of Hawai'i and East-West Center, walking tour of the Manoa campus, by the Program to Preserve Hawaiian Place Names, 1-4 p.m., meet at flagpole at University Avenue and Dole Street; free. 948-3299.
√ C.S.I. — Crime Scene Investigation in the Real World, forensic science with Chaminade University professor Wilson Sullivan, 6:30 p.m., Kapolei Public Library; 12 and older; free. 693-7050.
√ "Pacific Architectures, Polynesian Cosmogonies," lecture by Mike Barns, Maori architect and visiting scholar, 7-9 p.m., UH-Manoa School of Architecture auditorium; free. 753-5826.
Kimo Opiana, 4-7 p.m., Ala Moana Center, Mai Tai Bar; also Rock Steady, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. 947-2900.
Jazz Wednesday, with Benny Chong, Byron Yasui, Adam Baron and Robert Shinoda, 6:30 p.m., The Honolulu Club. 543-3916.
Backyard Pa'ina, contemporary Hawaiian, 9 p.m.-midnight, Ryan's Grill. 591-9132.
Maacho and Cool Connection, roots reggae with DJ Positive Regime, 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m., Jazz Minds Art & Cafe. 945-0800.
Biku, acoustic guitar, 4-8 p.m., thirtyninehotel; 21 and older. 599-2552.
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, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., NextDoor; 21 and older. 548-6398.
The Ionz, roots reggae, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Bliss; 18 and older. 528-4911.
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. 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.
Wipeout Wednesdaze, DJ and dancehall, 10 p.m., Eastside Grill; 21 and older. 952-6555.
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.
Smooth, with DJs Anit and Sonik, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Dave and Buster's, Sunset Bar; 21 and older. 589-5007.
S.I.N. Wednesdays, with Hookah Service, 10 p.m.-4 a.m., Wave Waikiki; 21 and older. 941-0424.
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.
Jonah Cummings, 4-6 p.m., Outrigger Waikiki Hotel, Duke's Waikiki. 922-2268.
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.
Cory Oliveros, 5-7 p.m., Tiki's Grill & Bar. 923-8454.
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, Kristina Acidera 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.
Ryan Live, 6-9:30 p.m., Ohana West Hotel, Cabanas Pool Bar. 922-3143.
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.
Jazz Wednesday, with Sherry Shaoling, 6-10:30 p.m., The O Lounge; 21 and older. 944-8436.
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.
Soul Bucket, Hawaiian, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Waikiki Beach Marriott, Moana Terrace. 922-6611.
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.
Nahoa, traditional Hawaiian, 7-9 p.m., Kona Brewing Co.'s Koko Marina Pub. 394-5662.
Simple Souls, 7-9 p.m., Tiki's Grill & Bar. 923-8454.
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.
Karaoke 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.
Jonny 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.
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.