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The Island of Hawaii is the youngest and largest island in the Hawaiian chain. Nearly twice as big as all of the other Hawaiian Islands combined (hence, it’s nickname, “The Big Island”), its sheer size is awe-inspiring. 

Kauai Approx 1 hr (direct from Kona)
Oahu Approx 45 min (direct from Kona)
Molokai Approx 1 hr 20 min
Lanai Approx 1 hr 30 min
Maui Approx 40 min (direct from Kona)
100% Pure Kona Coffee Marathon & Half Marathon
Hawaii

100% Pure Kona Coffee Marathon & Half Marathon

Occurs on: Saturday, November 7, 2020, 5:30am - 12:30pm
Summary

Come and join us for our fifth annual race! Run the scenic coast of Kailua-Kona down Alii Drive to the infamous "Pit" at the "End of the World". Enjoy views of the Pacific Ocean as you complete your chosen distance of marathon or half marathon! This race begins and ends at Coconut Grove [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Keely McGhee
  • Contact Organization: Big Island Race Events
Hawaii

The Farmers' Market at Hamakua Harvest

Occurs between: Sunday, July 19, 2020 - Sunday, December 27, 2020, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Summary

The Sunday Farmers' Market at Hamakua Harvest, located at the intersection of Mamane St. and Mamalahoa Hwy in Historic Honokaa Town, offers only locally produced goods, ono food, live music, and a free educational event weekly. It's beautiful location and celebratory character provides a vibrant [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Elizabeth Mallion
  • Contact Organization: Hāmākua Harvest
Kona Coffee Cultural Festival (50th Annual)
Hawaii

Kona Coffee Cultural Festival (50th Annual)

Occurs between: Friday, November 6, 2020 - Sunday, November 15, 2020, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Summary

The Kona Coffee Cultural Festival is celebrated each November for 10 days with events that enrich and ensure that the story of Kona coffee’s cultural heritage continues to be shared with residents and visitors. Kona coffee’s world-renown reputation along with the unique cultural treasures [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Laura Aquino
  • Contact Organization: Current Events
LT Smooth & Kimberly Hope Jamming
Hawaii

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival "Kona Style" (24th Annual)

Occurs on: Saturday, August 22, 2020, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Summary

Event will feature 15 of Hawaii's finest artists in the slack key guitar genre over a period of 6 hours. Each artist performing slack key guitar in his own style. Further, food and beverage will be available for purchase. In addition, free give-aways will be done throughout the day including [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Milton Lau
  • Contact Organization: Ki-hoalu Foundation
Enjoy farm tours, ag and culinary seminars, college competition and festival gala at the 9th Big Island Chocolate Festival.
Hawaii

Big Island Chocolate Festival

Occurs between: Friday, August 14, 2020 - Saturday, August 15, 2020, 11:00am - 9:00pm
Summary

The ninth annual Big Island Chocolate Festival is August 14-15 with events headquartered from The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort. The two-day chocolate extravaganza includes two guided cacao plantation tours at Original Hawaiian Chocolate Factory or Primavera Farm in Kona. Enjoy a college culinary [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Farsheed Bonakdar
  • Contact Organization: Kona Cacao Assn.
Kokua Kailua In Historic Kailua Village
Hawaii

Kokua Kailua In Historic Kailua Village

Occurs between: Sunday, July 19, 2020 - Sunday, December 13, 2020, 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Summary

One Sunday each month from 1pm to 6pm, oceanfront Alii Drive along scenic Kailua Bay in Historic Kailua Village becomes a festive pedestrian-only walkway and marketplace. Enjoy free music, artists, and friendly merchants for great shopping and delicious dining. At 4pm, there is free Hawaiian [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Dorlene Silva
  • Contact Organization: Kailua Village Business Improvement District
Postponed to 2021 / Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament
Hawaii

Postponed to 2021 / Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament

Occurs between: Saturday, August 8, 2020 - Saturday, August 15, 2020
Summary

The Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament (HIBT), founded in 1959, is the second oldest big game sport fishing event in the world. HIBT is a five-day tournament built on prestige, trophies and strict International Game Fish Association rules for big game fish world records and does not [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Tournament Admin
  • Contact Organization: HIBT
Hawaii Kuauli Pacific & Asia Cultural Festival
Hawaii

Hawaii Kuauli Pacific & Asia Cultural Festival

Occurs between: Friday, September 11, 2020 - Sunday, September 13, 2020, 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Summary

A celebration of Hawaii Island and its beauty as a cultural melting pot. This 3 day event will be packed with food, fashion, cultural expressions, a keiki hula competition and cultural workshops. The event begins Friday evening with protocol from the various cultures represented. Saturday is [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Leinaala Fruean
  • Contact Organization: Hawaii Pacific & Asia Cultural Festivals
Kona Coffee Cultural Festival (50th Annual)
Hawaii

Kona Coffee Cultural Festival (50th Annual)

Occurs between: Friday, November 6, 2020 - Sunday, November 15, 2020, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Summary

Each year in November, Kona coffee's world-renown reputation along with the unique cultural heritage of the past tells the story of coffee traditions that produced this American legacy. The Kona Coffee Cultural Festival experience is unique, enriching and ensures that the story of Kona coffee's [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Val Cocoran, President
  • Contact Organization: Kona Coffee Cultural Festival
(POSTPONED) Queen Liliuokalani Long Distance Canoe Races
Hawaii

(POSTPONED) Queen Liliuokalani Long Distance Canoe Races

Occurs between: Thursday, September 3, 2020 - Monday, September 7, 2020, 8:00am - 4:00pm
Summary

The Queen Liliuokalani Long Distance Canoe Races have been held annually since 1971. Hosted by Kai Opua Canoe Club over the Labor Day holiday, this is the world's largest long distance canoe race. The women's and men's 18-mile races follow a historically and culturally significant course running [...]

Contact Info
  • Contact Name: Doug VeraCruz
  • Contact Organization: Kai Opua Canoe Club