Top 5 things to do this weekend

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We already know you’ll be at Something new Salt this Thursday, right? Round out the first weekend of February by eating malasadas at Punahou Carnival, getting muddy at Swamp Romp, kicking off Pow! Wow! Hawaii at Honolulu Night + Market, and catching the Super Bowl at Hard Rock Cafe!

Something New SaltSomething new Salt
Thursday, Feb. 4
6 – 8:30 p.m.
Salt at Our Kakaako, 333 Keawe St.

We’re throwing an exclusive early preview of Kakaako’s coming new Salt complex with a hosted cocktail/craft beer party! Those of you who have tickets to this sold-out event can look forward to delicious noms, Pow! Wow! live art and great music from DJ SuperCW and YOZA.



Punahou CarnivalPunahou Carnival 2016
Friday, Feb. 5 – Saturday, Feb. 6
11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Punahou School, 1601 Punahou St.

The one weekend all year when the entire population of Oahu descends on Makiki for malasadas, mango chutney and good ole family fun: It’s Punahou Carnival time! People of all ages are invited to “Rewind the Time: the Punahou Journey” for food, kiddie games, E.K. Fernandez rides, White Elephant treasures and live entertainment. All of it supports the financial aid program at Barack Obama’s alma mater.


Swamp Romp 2016Swamp Romp 2016
Saturday, Feb. 6
7 a.m.
Marine Corps Base Hawaii Kaneohe Bay

Whether you’re conquering the course alone or with a team, the 2016 Swamp Romp promises to be the dirtiest, most difficult romp to date (read: Most fun ever. Right?). Trudge through the mud and dirt on a course at Marine Corps Base Hawaii Kaneohe Bay that challenges even the strongest of competitors.


Honolulu Night + MarketHonolulu Night + Market: Pow Wow Hawaii Kick-off Party
Saturday, Feb. 7
6 p.m.
449 Cooke St.

It’s the first Night Market of 2016 and they’re partnering with Pow Wow Hawaii to bring you an art-filled kickoff party for the weeklong live mural painting celebration in Our Kakaako. Expect all your favorite Street Grindz food from vendors like Aloha Pops and Beyond Burgers, and popup retail shops including Misha Lam and Nilma Hunter.


Game on! Bud Light Big Game HQ PArtyGame On! Bud Light Big Game Headquarters Party
Sunday, Feb. 7
Game kickoff at 1:30
Hard Rock Cafe, 280 Beachwalk (Waikiki)

It’s Super Bowl meets Waikiki meets chicken wings when you watch the Broncos take on the Panthers at Hard Rock Cafe. Sunday’s $65 VIP tickets include an appetizer platter, your choice of a specialty entree and two drinks. Repping your team with your friends is all good – especially when you don’t have to cook or clean up!