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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.

Dr. Carnage's House of Horrors @ Windward Mall (theater parking lot) | Kaneohe | Hawaii | United States
Oct3
The Scream Team returns from a one-year hiatus with their biggest and best haunted attraction, Dr. Carnage’s House of Horrors, which takes fright fans on a journey with their worst fears and the gruesome reality[...]
Collie Buddz @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct22
Collie Buddz, from the isle of Bermuda, has become the most buzz-worthy current Reggae artist over the past few years. In the summer, 2007, Collie Buddz’ Columbia Records self-titled debut album stormed the charts entering[...]
SUMMIT Fest 2014 @ Ward Village Information Center, Honolulu House | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct24
SUMMIT Fest, presented by Ward Village, is Hawai’i’s celebration of arts, culture, and ideas. The inaugural event takes place over three days-Oct. 24, 25 and 26 and seeks to highlight Hawai’i as an innovation hub[...]
Elvis TCB Band  @ Blaisdell Concert Hall | Patterson | California | United States
Oct24
Returning for the first time in 25 years, legendary singer John Rowles, together with the original Elvis Presley TCB Band, kick off their ‘greatest songs and more tour’ at the Blaisdell Concert Hall in Honolulu[...]
Gift Foundation Presents Wunderland @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct24
Wicked dream, or wondrous nightmare? Prepare to fall down the rabbit hole into a fool’s paradise of twisted cartoon madness. Dubious Disney, freaky fairies and crazy comic book characters frolic in a naughty never-neverland of[...]
WICKED Halloween Party - Boos Booze & BOOBS @ Longhi's Ala Moana | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct24
Funinthe808, Longhi’s & Grey Goose Vodka presents A WICKED Halloween Party with triple b’s:  Boos, Booze & BOOBS!  In honor of of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, all “boobs” or ladies including boys who dress up[...]
Pumpkin Carving Festival @ Windward Mall (Center Court) | Kaneohe | Hawaii | United States
Oct25
Windward Mall is celebrating Halloween in festive style with a fun-filled day of entertainment, activities, and of course, amazing Pumpkin Carving! Bring the family down to watch a local artist carve a 600 pound organic,[...]
 7th Annual Hallowbaloo Festival @ Burger King Hawaii Stage, Hawaii Chinatown Arts District
Oct25
Get your costumes ready, Hawaii! The Burger King Hawaii Stage will be buzzing and bouncing from Hallowbaloo, one of Hawaii’s largest free community celebrations of music, dance and performance art. The Halloween festival features a[...]
Hallowbaloo 'Marathon' @ Chinatown Arts District | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct25
Calling all Halloween fanatics, arts lovers and semi-fitness enthusiasts! Don your costumes, grab your friends and join us for the 1st Annual Hallowbaloo ‘Marathon’ – A Run for the Arts. The Hallowbaloo ‘Marathon’ is a[...]
Stars of American Ballet @ Hawaii Theatre | Hopkinsville | Kentucky | United States
Oct25
New York City Ballet principal dancer Daniel Ulbricht directs and performs with a select ensemble of New York City Ballet stars. Features the choreography of George Balanchine, Christopher Wheeldon, Jerome Robbins and others. Dancers include:[...]
Zombie Haus @ The Fix | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct25
Trendsetters & The Vaping Section Hawaii are excited to announce Zombie Haus. Just in time to get you ready for Halloween and let loose with some great music. Headlining our first event will be Juventa,[...]
Haunted Wonderland @ The Groove - Kakaako | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct25
Hawaiis biggest costume party is back! Dont miss out on this once a year party with no comparisons! Moving forward with our awesome new venue, The Groove Kakaako, we are going to throw a Halloween[...]
Whiiite @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct25
Providing a true multimedia experience, there’s a reason that hard hitting producer/DJ Chris White (aka Whiiite) has the support of artists like Skrillex, Chuckie 12th Planet, MakJ, Missy Elliot, Arty, DJ Vice,Gareth Emery, and Blasterjaxx.[...]
The Rocky Horror Picture Show + Haunted Garage @ The ARTS at Marks Garage | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct29
The ARTS at Marks Garage hosts four screenings of the raunchy cult classic, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” a Halloween Night Dance Party and a Day of The Dead Cocktail Party from Oct. 29-Nov. 1[...]
UHM Kennedy Theater: Fall Footholds @ Kennedy Theater | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct29
“Fall Footholds” features student choreography and thesis work. A perfect way to spend your Halloween weekend! Special Events: Stay and talk with the choreographers, designers and performers following the Oct. 31st performance.
34th Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF)  @ Regal Dole Cannery Stadium 18 & IMAX | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct30
HIFF’s GALA PRESENTATIONS present an eclectic mix of not-to-be-missed high profile films including the next big hits to come out of South Korea, Disney’s next animated feature based on a Marvel property, the film from[...]
Chain of Fire @ Kakaako Agora | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct30
Chain of Fire, the Prologue Exhibition for the 2016 Honolulu Biennial, is co-presented by Hawai’i International Film Festival and the Honolulu Biennial Foundation. The event features a variety of artist talks, panels, and tours aimed[...]
The Rocky Horror Picture Show + Haunted Garage @ The ARTS at Marks Garage | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct30
The ARTS at Marks Garage hosts four screenings of the raunchy cult classic, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” a Halloween Night Dance Party and a Day of The Dead Cocktail Party from Oct. 29-Nov. 1[...]
HIFF 2014 Opening Film: U.S. premiere of 'The Vancouver Asahi' @ Consolidated Theaters Ward Stadium 16  | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct30
Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) presented by Halekulani will return for its 34th edition from Oct. 30 through Nov. 9 featuring films from 45 countries spanning diverse genres. Festivalgoers will be encouraged to embrace this[...]
Sublime with Rome @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct30
Over twenty years after forming legendary ska-punk band Sublime, band co-founder/bass player Eric Wilson met another singer/guitarist that would deeply affect his life. That musician – his junior by nearly two decades – was 20[...]
YG @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct30
Dubbed one of the new pioneers of the hip hop generation by Snoop Dogg, Los Angeles-based rap artist Keenon Jackson (otherwise known as YG or Young Gangsta) got his start by accumulating a wide Internet[...]
The Rocky Horror Picture Show + Haunted Garage @ The ARTS at Marks Garage | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct31
The ARTS at Marks Garage hosts four screenings of the raunchy cult classic, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” a Halloween Night Dance Party and a Day of The Dead Cocktail Party from Oct. 29-Nov. 1[...]
Halloween at the Hyatt @ Hyatt Waikiki | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct31
Halloween at the Hyatt is the most extravagant and biggest costume contest in Waikiki,drawing in hundreds of creative party-goers looking to celebrate the year’s spookiest event in style. This unforgettable extravaganza offers a winner-takes-all $1,000[...]
The Green @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct31
The Green, an award winning Hawaii reggae band, hit all the right notes with their first two albums, but the band members are still coming to grips with the personal toll of success. They struck[...]
Gotham City Masquerade @ M Nightclub | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Oct31
M Nightlife and Tantriq Entertainment Present the 3rd Annual Halloween Block Party at Restaurant Row on Friday October 31st, 9pm-4am. Sponsored by Bacardi, Budweiser, and Vacations Hawaii. This Halloween, the bat signal has been deployed[...]
Thriller Halloween @ Hard Rock Cafe Waikiki | Waimanalo | Hawaii | United States
Oct31
Flash and Blaise present THRILLER Halloween at Hard Rock Cafe Waikiki for the largest costume contest in Honolulu.  Dress up and enter for your chance to win over $3000 in cash and prizes!  Rock out[...]
Fashion ForWARD Opening @ IBM Building | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov1
Join us for the offiicial launch party for HFX and Hawaii Fashion Month 2014! This reception will be hosted in the IBM Courtyard in Ward Village. (more details to come)
Destiny MMA @ Blaisdell Arena | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov1
Hawaii’s most exciting MMA event will host it’s final event of the year at the Blaisdell Arena Sat., Nov. 1, 2014. DESTINY:Na Koa VII will feature a huge showdown between winners of our last 2[...]
Amy Hanaiali'i & Willie K @ Hawaii Theatre | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov1
The premiere of the Hawaii Pops “Concert Series” features two of Hawaii’s most beloved performers reuniting after many years of individual solo success. Amy Hanaiali`i and Willie K will join the Hawaii Pops Orchestra in[...]
Grey Goose Day Club @ The Modern Honolulu | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov2
The MODERN Honolulu will be a destination for fashion events throughout the month, including the Grey Goose Day Club on November 1 from noon.
25th Annual Dessert Fantasy @ Pacific Beach Hotel Grand Ballroom | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov2
The ultimate sampling and judging of delicious sweets and desserts in town, all to support those with disabilities in our community. Enjoy two hours of unlimited dessert tasting from Hawaiiʻs favorite establishments, live entertainment and[...]
Fashion Makeup Master Mix @ HIFI COOP at Ward Warehouse | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov3
During this advanced makeup seminar, Roque Cozzette will discuss the nature of this rarified atmosphere by tuning you into the wants, desires and expectations of the high-fashion set and guide you through 7 hours of[...]
Chic & Cuisine at the Pink Palace @ The Royal Hawaiian Hotel | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov5
This ocean front fashion show wil showcase pieces from the Fall Collections of Vivienne Westwood, Pashma, Rebecca Beach, Tori Richard, Reyn Spooner, San Lorenzo, Newt, and several other retailers. Looks will include evening wear, resort,[...]
HIFF 2014 Centerpiece Film: 'The Imitation Game' @ Regal Dole Cannery Stadium 18 & IMAX | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov5
HIFF is proud to present Danish director Morten Tyldum’s biopic THE IMITATION GAME on Nov. 5 as the festival’s Centerpiece Gala (sponsored by festival within a festival EuroCinema Hawaii). Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley,[...]
HONOLULU Fashion Week (Day 1) @ Hawaii Convention Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov7
Schedule for Friday, Nov. 7 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.: Shopping, beauty bar and sponsor lounge activities 3:00 p.m.: HIFI Presents: Kaua’i Art Factory, a collective of designers and artists from the Garden Isle land[...]
The Color Run @ Barbers Point
Nov8
The Color Run is a 5K, un-timed race in which thousands of participants are doused from head to toe in different colors at each kilometer. The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on[...]
HONOLULU Fashion Week (Day 2) @ Hawaii Convention Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov8
Schedule for Saturday, Nov. 8 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.: Shopping, beauty bar and sponsor lounge activities 1 p.m.:  Runway show: Get Out (active, swim, surf Featuring active, swim and surf wear from featured designers[...]
EuroCinema Hawai`i Awards Gala @ Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov8
On Saturday, November 8 the festival within a festival will commence at the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, for an evening of European film, art, awards, and cuisine. EuroCinema Hawai`i will feature an[...]
HONOLULU Fashion Week (Day 3) @ Hawaii Convention Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov9
Schedule for Sunday, Nov. 9 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.: HIFI Connects: The Business of Fashion, Coffee and Dialogue World-renowned fashion professionals from across the industry share what goes on behind the scenes at New[...]
Hale 'Aina  Awards @ Coconut Grove at The Royal Hawaiian, A Luxury Collection Resort | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov9
Dine on dishes from 14 award winning restaurants under the stars in Waikiki at the 2015 Hale Aina Awards Celebration! Indulge your taste buds while sipping on signature cocktails and enjoying live entertainment in a[...]
HIFF 2014 Closing Night Film: 'Visions in the Dark: The Life of Pinky Thompson' world premiere @ Hawaii Theater | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov9
HIFF will conclude with the world premiere of Hawaii-produced VISIONS IN THE DARK: THE LIFE OF PINKY THOMPSON on Nov. 9 directed by Sundance Alumnus Ty Sanga. Pinky Thompson was one of Hawaii’s great identities[...]
Conscious Designers Hawaii Progressive Launch Party @ Box Jelly / Fishcake | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov11
This is a Progressive Launch Party for Conscious Designers Hawaii (CDHi). This event will consist of a student designer competition and fashion installation, a panel discussion on sustainable fashion in Hawaii, and a mixer. Throughout[...]
Louda Larrain Textile Exhibit Opening @ Box Jelly / Fishcake | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov13
“Emporium of Cuteness” and “Dressing a Dress” Exhibition of textiles and soft-sculptures by Kauai artists Louda Larrain HFX Mentor and textile designer Louda Larrain makes her Oahu debut at fishcake gallery during Hawaii Fashion Month 2014.[...]
Global Village Designer Showcase: Hannalei Taylor @ Kailua Village Shops | Kailua | Hawaii | United States
Nov15
Global Village is hosting a meet and greet with 3 Thimbles, Fashion Designer, Hannalei Taylor. Meet designer and enjoy complimentary pupus and drinks.
Concerto for Two Pianos @ Blaisdell Concert Hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov16
The Hawaii Symphony Orchestra presents Concerto for Two Pianos.  Guest conductor, David Stewart Wiley, and pianists, Christina & Michelle Naughton, will perform pieces by Beethoven, Hovaness and Poulenc.  Concert Conversations will take place in the[...]
Restaurant Week Hawaii 2014 @ Various Restaurants
Nov17
Restaurant Week Hawaii is a seven day celebration of the cuisine scene in Hawaii. From fine dining to fast-food, participating restaurants will feature special menu items, promotions and discounts. Diners can sample Hawaii’s newest restaurants,[...]
Fashion Meets Fiber @ Honolulu Museum of Art | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov20
In collaboration with Indie Visual List and Hawaii Craftsmen, the event will focus on showcasing up and coming local fashion designers from UH and HCC as they present looks that are based off of the[...]
Back In Black - AC/DC Tribute Band @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov20
The Republik presents AC/DC Tribute Band Back in Black performing live in Honolulu at The Republik on Thursday, Novermber 20th, 2014. Tickets on sale October 1st, 2014 9:00am at the locations listed below. This is[...]
Tegan and Sara at The Republik @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov21
Tegan and Sara will be performing live at The Republik. Their 13-year career has seen them build an avid global following of fans with their unique ability to bridge the pop and indie worlds, even[...]
Waikiki Roots & Royal Style: A Local Celebration @ The Royal Grove at Royal Hawaiian Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov22
Fashion forces will converge on the Royal Grove for “Waikīkī Roots & Royal Style: A Local Celebration”, honoring the achievement of local fashion designers, stylists and business owners at Royal Hawaiian Center.
The Midtown Men @ Hawaii Theatre | Hopkinsville | Kentucky | United States
Nov22
The historic Hawaii Theatre is pleased to announce The Midtown Men in this sensational production that reunites Four Stars from the Original Cast of Broadway’s Jersey Boys. Tony Award winner Christian Hoff, Michael Longoria, Daniel[...]
Daniel Tosh @ Blaisdell Concert Hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov28
Comedy Central star Daniel Tosh comes to Hawaii for two stand-up shows. Know for his weekly topical series show, “Tosh.O,” Tosh offers commentary on all aspects of the Internet with humor and wit. The show[...]
Gabriel Iglesias @ Neal Blaisdell Center | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov28
Gabriel Iglesias has been described as a witty, electrifying and talented performer, who has the ability to consistently deliver a uniquely hilarious comedy experience. His high-octane show is a sure-fire hit: a mixture of storytelling,[...]
Peter Hook and The Light @ The Republik | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov28
Formed in 2010 by former Joy Division and New Order bassist, Peter Hook and The Light will perform an opening set of Joy Division material and move on to a performance of New Order’s “Life[...]
OUTFIT by Art+Flea
Nov29
Mark your calendars!  Art+Flea has something up their sleeves for Hawaii Fashion Month so stay tuned for more details.
HFXashion @ fishcake @ Box Jelly / Fishcake | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Nov30
Fishcake supports HIFI/HFX during Hawai‘i Fashion Month with a special version of fish market, focusing on Hawaii fashion designers and “small kine” clothing shops on November 30, 2014, from 4-9 pm. This event provides designers[...]