Whether you’re slurping, shopping, supporting or singing, make the most out of the last weekend before Christmas with these must-do events.
Ramen a Go Go
Thursday, Dec. 17
Makers & Tasters Kewalo, 1011 Ala Moana Blvd.
The weather outside is far from frightful, but we’re still down to slurp and nosh our way through the inaugural Ramen a Go Go at Makers & Tasters Kewalo. Seven resident vendors put their unique spin ramen or a ramen-inspired dish for one night only! Be sure to wash those noodles down with a tall pint of icy cold Kirin for just $4!
Keiki Courtyard Cinema: “Frozen” Sing-Along On Ice
Friday, Dec. 18
5 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Ward Village Courtyard, 1240 Ala Moana Blvd.
Let’s face it. The kids will never “Let It Go” if you don’t take them to Disney’s “Frozen” sing-along at the Ward Village Ice Rink. Experience the perks of Courtyard Cinema with the added benefit of skating and singing along to Elsa and Anna on ice! A $15 ticket gets you an hour and a half of skate time as the movie plays on the big screen.
Ballet Hawaii: The Nutcracker
Friday, Dec. 18 – Sunday, Dec. 20
7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Blaisdell Concert Hall, 777 Ward Ave.
An amazing cast of international ballet stars takes the stage at the Blaisdell Concert Hall for the holiday classic, “The Nutcracker,” this weekend. The world renowned original score by famed composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky will be backed by the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra in this limited engagement, so don’t miss it!
Honolulu Night Market: Rogue Christmas
Saturday, Dec. 19
Our Kakaako on the streets around 441 Cooke St.
Night Market lands on the last Saturday before Christmas so it’s about time you’ve made your list and checked it twice! Delicious food, funky local fashion and premium local vendors are beckoning us to Our Kakaako for one last go before 2016 rolls around. Psst, we hear there’s going to be Christmas andagi.
Make-A-Wish Hawaii’s 3rd Annual Jingle Rock Run
Sunday, Dec. 20
Pre-race festivities 4 p.m., keiki sprint 5:30 p.m., 5K 6 p.m.
Iolani Palace, 364 S. King St.
Jingle bell, jingle bell, jingle bell, rock! Support Make-A-Wish Hawaii today by entering their annual Jingle Rock Run, a 5K run/walk event perfect for the entire family. Pledge your support today to help MAW grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions for years to come!