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Here are events to hit in the next few months, curated by our Frolic Hawaii crew. Please send upcoming event listings to editor@frolichawaii.com. We’ll be screening submissions and featuring those with the most relevance to our readers. Please submit the date(s), start and end time, website URL, event details and photo/flyer. All listings must have accompanying art.

CHANGE: 125 Years Through the Eyes of Bishop Museum @ Bishop Museum | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Dec12
Bishop Museum’s 125th anniversary year culminates in the unveiling of CHANGE: 125 Years Through the Eyes of Bishop Museum. This one-of-its-kind exhibition offers a dynamic portal through time in which visitors can explore Hawai‘i’s remarkable[...]
Laieikawai @ Kennedy Theatre at UH Manoa | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Feb20
The inaugural production in the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s new Hawaiian Theatre program, Laieikawai was adapted for stage and directed by UHM Theatre Professor Tammy Baker. This stage adaptation of the traditional Hawaiian moolelo[...]
Wanderlust
Feb26
Wanderlust Festivals are all-out, ecstatic celebrations that bring together the world’s leading yoga teachers, top musical acts, renowned speakers, exquisite chefs and winemakers and thrilling performers. Whether you’re exploring our multi-day mountaintop adventures or gathering[...]
Kamehameha Schools Hoolaulea @ Konia Field, Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Feb28
Enjoy entertainment by Mark Yamanaka, Mailani, Huewa and Maohi Nui; food, including Hawaiian plates, Korean plates, brownies, malasadas and a Sweet Shoppe; and crafts and delicacies from Molokai, Kauai and Kona.
Kanpai: Arts and Sushi @ Bar 35 | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Feb28
All you can eat sushi, five beer samples, mochi bar, free body painting, drink specials, music, and more!
Got Rice? Show Presents Scarub and Hiero's A+ @ NextDoor | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Feb28
The Got Rice? Show Presents: Living Legends’ Scarub & A-Plus of Souls of Mischief and Hieroglyphics crew Nextdoor, 43 N. Hotel St. Sat., Feb. 28, 8pm $20, 18+ Don’t miss your chance to see two[...]
80s Pop Muzik 5th Anniversary Party & Tribute to Post-punk @ Bar 35 | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Feb28
Info: www.djnocturna.com or www.djnocturnaandlana.com Place: BAR 35 (35 N. Hotel Street, Honolulu, Hawaii) Time: 9pm- 2am Cover: $5 / age: 21+ 80s’s Pop Muzik launched its first night on Saturday, February 27, 2010. For five[...]
Grand Opening of CONTOUR @ CabaRAE Theatre & Ultra-Lounge @ Cabarae Lounge | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Feb28
Cabarae and Level H Productions + Artist Groove Network present a new concept night at the Cabarae Theater lounge at Hilton Hawaiian Village! DJ Toma spins, along with Mai Tai’s DJ battle winners Hapa Boy[...]
Vivaldi's Four Seasons @ Blaisdell Concert Hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar1
Violin virtuoso Jennifer Koh performs Vivaldi’s famous Four Seasons, under the direction of the talented young conductor Xian Zhang. The program will begin with Rossini’s Overture to William Tell, followed by the Vivaldi and concluding with Tchaikovsky’s[...]
Kings of Leon @ Neal Blaisdell Arena | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar1
Kings of Leon have a backstory so steeped in rock mythology that it almost sounds made up. The Followill brothers — Nathan, Caleb and Jared — are sons of a preacher man who were raised[...]
15th Annual Executive Vineyards Fundraiser @ Royal Hawaiian Hotel | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar5
The UH Manoa Shidler College of Business Alumni Association is hosting a wine tasting fundraiser on Thursday, March 5. The event features various indoor food stations from the Royal Hawaiian Hotel and an outdoor food[...]
The Devil Wears Prada @ Hawaiian Brian's | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar5
Dayton, Ohio Christian melodic metalcore band The Devil Wears Prada consists of members Mike Hranica (vocals), Chris Rubey (lead guitar), Jeremy DePoyster (rhythm guitar, vocals), Andy Trick (bass), and Daniel Williams (drums). Built on a[...]
Peter and the Starcatcher @ Manoa Valley Theatre | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar5
This is the epic origin story of Peter Pan, one of popular culture’s most enduring and beloved characters. In this swashbuckling grownup prequel to Peter Pan, you will be hooked from the moment you let[...]
In the Heights @ Keelikolani Auditorium, Kamehameha Schools-Kapalama Campus | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar6
In the Heights is the winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, Best Choreography and Best Orchestrations. In the Heights centers on a variety of characters living in the neighborhood of[...]
Ko Olina Children's Film & Music Festival @ Ko Olina Resort | Kapolei | Hawaii | United States
Mar7
Festivities will be held beachfront at Ko Olina’s Kohola Lagoon as well as throughout the Aulani and Ihilani properties. One hundred percent of the ticket proceeds go to the Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, raising $50,000[...]
Voyager's 6th Annual Concert Fundraiser @ Bishop Museum | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar7
Celebrating the community’s rich heritage and diversity in a multicultural evening of music and food and in honor of one of its three core principles, Voyager Public Charter School presents its 6th annual Concert Fundraiser, “Unity[...]
The Return of Kaleidoscope @ Downbeat Lounge | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar11
Honolulu’s perennial indie music night KALEIDOSCOPE returns to Downbeat Lounge this spring with an acoustic performance by Dave Neely from LINUS THE BAND, the honky tonk of RAISED BY WOLVES and the electroclash outfit ALREADY[...]
Honolulu Music Arts & Food Festival @ Aloha Stadium | Aiea | Hawaii | United States
Mar13
Enjoy three days of music, shopping and food. There’s also a classic car show and family fun area.
LOCALS ONLY with MASSFUNK @ Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar13
Electric Palms Hawaii presents Massfunk with special guests Errrick & Jecht performing live in Honolulu at The Republik Friday, March 13th, 2015. Tickets on sale now. This is an 18 and over event. When you’re[...]
Tech N9ne @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar15
Like many underground rappers in the Midwest, Tech N9ne specialized in bizarre hardcore rap and stood as one of the few recognized rappers based in Kansas City when he debuted in the late ‘90s. Independent[...]
Shop a Lea @ Ala Moana Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar16
The event celebrates the very best in global brands and merchandise, presenting shopping enthusiasts with a myriad of experiences in fashion, health and beauty, active lifestyle, home décor, travel, and cuisine. Included as part of[...]
Incubus @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar16
Incubus brought together hard rock, metal, funk and pop melodies to great success in the first decade of the 21st century. A hit with both modern rock and mainstream audiences, Incubus conquered radio with a[...]
Ruth's Chris Pairing Dinner @ Ruth's Chris Locations
Mar19
Ruth’s Chris Steak House will launch the first in a series of Golden Anniversary pairing dinners with the “Veuve Clicquot Champagne Dinner” on March 19 at 99 participating locations across the U.S. The perfectly paired,[...]
Cirque de la Symphonie @ Blaisdell Concert Hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar20
Guest conductor Stuart Chafetz leads the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra to an array of popular classical favorites as eight mesmerizing acrobats, aerialists, strongmen and contortionists perform in front of (and above!) the orchestra.
Russian Masters @ Blaisdell Concert Hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar22
Russian-born conductor Victor Yampolsky and pianist Natasha Paremski will perform together in an exciting Russian music concert, featuring Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3 and Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Kaiulani @ Kumu Kahua Theatre | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar26
A Kumu Kahua revival by Dennis Carroll, Victoria Kneubuhl, Robert Nelson and Ryan Page, the play is a poetic rendering of the short life of Hawai‘i’s half-Hawaiian, half-Scottish princess.
 Kawaii Kon 2015 @ Hawaii Convention Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar27
It’s time for the 11th Kawaii Kon, the biggest anime & manga celebration in the islands! This year, the Kon is bringing special guests like Todd Haberkorn, Cassandra Morris, Bryce Papenbrook, Eir Aoi, AKIRA, Rob[...]
South Pacific  @ Diamond Head Theatre | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar27
Although well known for its extraordinary score — the songs include “Some Enchanted Evening,” “Younger Than Springtime,” “Bali Ha’i,” “There Is Nothin’ Like A Dame” — SOUTH PACIFIC is also a deeply felt drama. Its[...]
TEDxHonolulu @ UH Manoa Campus Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar28
TEDxHonolulu brings a paradigm shift to its 5th annual conference on March 28th at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa College Center. TEDxHonolulu, a local independently organized event licensed by TED, that features innovative speakers[...]
Rebelution @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Apr15
“Too blessed to be stressed,” is one of many key song lyrics from Rebelution’s new album Count Me In. This is its fourth full-length release on its own label 87 Music, and partnering for the first[...]
2015 Honolulu AIDS Walk @ Kapiolani Park | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Apr19
The Honolulu AIDS Walk is a leisurely 5k (3 mile) walk around Kapi‘olani Park, and features great entertainment, on-stage give aways, a kid zone with inflatable bouncers, health fair, and food booths to keep the[...]
David Choi @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Apr25
Southern California based singer-songwriter David Choi found fame after posting his first music video on YouTube, titledYouTube: A Long Song and in a week it had received an overwhelming half-a-million views. This launched Choi’s idea[...]
Brian Regan @ Blaisdell Concert Hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
May29
Critics and peers agree, Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Brian fills theaters nationwide with fervent fans that span[...]