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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[...]
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[...]
Honolulu Festival @ Various locations
Mar6
In its 21st year, the Honolulu Festival celebrates cultures from across the Pacific. The three-day event will include a parade, dance performances, cultural demonstrations and the Friendship Gala dining event with dishes by some of[...]
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[...]
Lee Brice and Chris Young @ Neal Blaisdell Concert Hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar8
Lee Brice is a craftsman, the kind whose boundless desire to hone his skills and relentless pursuit of perfection are matched only by his humility about the entire process. His new album, I Don’t Dance,[...]
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[...]
'Laggies' at Courtyard Cinema @ Ward Village Courtyard Cinema | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar12
The Hawaii International Film Festival and Ward Village are honored to bring in Sundance and SXSW alum, Lynn Shelton, to present her latest film, a Sundance Film Festival hit, “Laggies,” starring Keira Knightley and Chloë[...]
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[...]
Nearvana @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar14
“NEARVANA” the “Ultimate NirvanaExperience” is an incredible re-creation of the rock band NIRVANA whichemulates Kurt Cobain and the group at the height of their popularity, and clearly demonstrates what a ferocious live force they were.[...]
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[...]
Murphy's St. Patrick's Day Block Party @ Murphy's Bar and Grill | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar17
More than 5,000 people are expected to attend the 28th annual St. Patrick’s Day Block Party, sponsored by Murphy’s Bar and Grill in Chinatown.
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.
Maddie and Tae @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar20
Like a lot of young women, Maddie & Tae grew up on the Dixie Chicks’ full-tilt acoustica. Both dreamers who knew what they wanted early, the pair met at 15 through their vocal coach and[...]
Great Chefs Fight Hunger @ Hawaii Foodbank | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Mar21
Taste delectable samples from some of Hawaii’s most talented culinary artists, complemented by an array of fine wines, signature cocktails and craft beers. Bid on an exciting assortment of prizes in our Silent Auction. Try[...]
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[...]