Category: Food

Save the Date #HNLnightmarket – Sip of Summer

19May

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Save the Date #HNLnightmarket – Sip of Summer

Summertime food, shopping and entertainment ALL happening in Our Kaka’ako on Saturday, June 20th!

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Sweet Kalo Treats

14May

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Sweet Kalo Treats

We’re giving each Street Grindz food vendor a special food, that they must incorporate into one dish for this month’s theme…and it’s KALO! See what these sweet vendors are cooking up on Saturday.

  • Aloha Pops – Taro Boba Pop
  • Ha’a Ha’a Shave Ice – Sweet taro, kulolo shave ice, topped with pa’i'ai
  • Kaloman – Kalowingman ice cream special; kulolo ice cream with pa’i'ai, topped with taro waffle cone, mac nuts and coconut shavings
  • Sugar Hut – taro and cream macarons
  • Ulu’s Lemonade – assorted lemonade concoctions
  • Pop Pop Donuts – taro and coconut glazed mini donuts

Get your Kalo fix at #HNLnightmarket

13May

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Get your Kalo fix at #HNLnightmarket

We’re giving each Street Grindz food vendor a special food, that they must incorporate into one dish for this month’s theme…and it’s KALO! See what these savory vendors are cooking up on Saturday.

  • Beyond Burgers – local, grass fed burger on a taro bun
  • Fresh Catch – furikake ahi with poi wasabi aioli
  • Infernos – wood-fired pizza with assorted toppings
  • Guava Smoked – pork burger on a taro bun
  • Hawaii’s Fried Musubi – deep fried musubis and Mama’s famous fried chicken
  • Laverne’s Catering - local style plate lunches served with taro, squid luau
  • Flavors of the World -pork, chicken and meatball sandwiches and POI MOCHI!
  • All Kine Grindz – local style plate lunches
  • Mega Load Burgers – various burgers

 

Your Blueprint to #HNLnightmarket: MAMo

6May

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Your Blueprint to #HNLnightmarket: MAMo

We’re celebrating Ma’oli Arts Month (MAMo) at Honolulu Night Market on May 16th! Browse through the retail warehouse full of local designers and artists and enjoy the onolicious food from 15+ vendors who will be cooking up a specialty “kalo” item for this month’s theme.

EAT

  1. Aloha Pops
  2. Beyond Burgers
  3. Fresh Catch
  4. Ha’a Ha’a
  5. Infernos
  6. Kaloman
  7. Sugar Hut
  8. Ulu’s Lemonade
  9. Guava Smoked
  10. Pop Pop Dounts
  11. Hawaii’s Fried Musubi
  12. Laverne’s Catering
  13. Flavors of the World
  14. All Kine Grindz
  15. Mega Load Burgers

SHOP

  1. 1123 MT Place
  2. Kalei’s Hawaiian Jewels
  3. Nā Lima Mili Hulu Noʻeau
  4. Leʻaleʻa Designs
  5. Tangz de Nikau
  6. Motives Cosmetics
  7. Rooted Wear
  8. Hina LLC
  9. Pupuka LLC
  10. Kaiwi Kreations
  11. Keala Designs
  12. Kū Kiaʻi Mauna
  13. Lauwaʻe
  14. Hina Jwls
  15. Pāwehi Creations
  16. Mamalani
  17. Kahulaleʻa
  18. Kane Colothing Co.
  19. PAʻI Foundation
  20. Sticks and Pōhaku
  21. Shona Tawhiao, Jeanine Clarkin and Matiu Barlett
  22. Ella
  23. Lahaʻole Designs
  24. Hana Lima Maui
  25. Wehiwa

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

Capoeira demo by BOCA Hawaii

FASHION SHOW | 8PM

MAMo Mea ‘Ai Pop Up & Wearable Art Show

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NITECAP BY FREE SPIRITS HAWAII

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Eat Around the World: Asia

15Apr

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Eat Around the World: Asia

This month, we tasked each Street Grindz food vendor to create a menu that reflects food from a specific country. That equals 15 different themed menus for YOU to try at Honolulu Night Market on April 18th. Of course, there was no shortage of countries in Asia, see what these vendors chose…

  • Spin Grille: Afghanistan – You’ll be able to spot Spin from their unusual set-up and watch as your food cooks on their rotating grill. Special menu item: middle eastern marinated chicken & rice plate served with naan bread, green salad and drizzled with a yogurt sauce.
  • Wow Wow Lemonade: China – Enjoy lemonade of all kinds including a special Chinese flavor: Lucky Dragonfruit Lemonade
  • Koi: Thailand – Serving up a variety of plate lunches with a Thai flair like: Thai Basil Chicken and Long Beans, Crispy Pork Belly w/Red Chilli Sauce and Grilled Fish Filet w/ Panang Curry Sauce
  • Nani Kore: Korea – offering a Korean kimchi explosion with yakisoba, pork belly sliders, fried rice and more…all with KIMCHI!
  • The Pig and the Lady: Vietnam – On special is their Crispy Porchetta Banh Mi Dip w/ Spicy Lemongrass pork jus!
  • Milk Tea Hawaii: Taiwan – All natural and organic milk tea with flavors like Horchata, Matcha and more.

WIN a tote with #OurKakaako Photo Challenge

13Apr

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WIN a tote with #OurKakaako Photo Challenge

Take the Our Kaka‘ako photo challenge during this Saturday’s Honolulu Night + Market and win a carry-on tote from ‪#‎ourkakaako‬!

To Qualify:

1) Take two pictures that represent two of the four travel themes: ‪#‎luckyweliveHI‬ ‪#‎farawayfood‬ ‪#‎travelpartner‬ ‪#‎travelessential‬

2) Post, tag and follow @ourkakaako + @honolulunightmarket on Instagram or Facebook

3) Show your posts at the Street Grindz booth at Honolulu Night Market on 4/18 and collect your prize!

Passport Photo Challenge

 

Eat Around the World: The Americas

13Apr

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Eat Around the World: The Americas

This month, we tasked each Street Grindz food vendor to create a menu that reflects food from a specific country. That equals 15 different themed menus for YOU to try at Honolulu Night Market on April 18th. These four vendors chose a country in the Americas…whether it’s north or south, we can’t wait to try their menu!

  • Uahi Grill: USA – This Kailua restaurant is known for their island fresh cuisine, get your comfort dishes here
  • Big and Beast Sandwiches: Mexico – Making a Mexican taco philly cheesesteak and carne asada fries
  • Otsuji Farms: Costa Rica – Farm fresh produce made into costa rican dishes
  • Primo Popcorn: Hawaii – Making popcorn in flavors like “Dah Hawaiian” a Hawaiian chili pepper flavor and Haupia.
    Honolulu Night Market foodie tip: be sure to try their FROZEN POPCORN line 77K~orn!

Eat Around the World: Island Cuisine

10Apr

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Eat Around the World: Island Cuisine

This month, we tasked each Street Grindz food vendor to create a menu that reflects food from a specific country. That equals 15 different themed menus for YOU to try at Honolulu Night Market on April 18th. These three vendors chose these Asian countries, see what special island dishes they’ll be preparing.

  • Jugo Life: Japan – This local cold-pressed juicer will be creating a special Japanese juice concoction for Honolulu Night Market.
  • MoeJoe’s Stircrazy: Philippines – Known for their homemade sweets, MoeJoe’s Filipino dessert is a spanish roll bread pudding & guinatan.
  • Taste of Indonesia: Indonesia – Chef Hana will be bringing her most popular Indonesian specialties like Beef Rendang, satays and her signature cinnamon drink!

EAT Around the World: Europe

6Apr

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EAT Around the World: Europe

This month, we tasked each Street Grindz food vendor to create a menu that reflects food from a specific country. That equals 15 different themed menus for YOU to try at Honolulu Night Market on April 18th. These four vendors are headed to Europe, see what they’re cooking up…

  • Onda Pasta: Italy – Cooking up specialty, handmade pastas like puttanesca, beef ragu and more.
  • Kiawe Pizza: France – Try kiawe-fired pizza that’s made to order with French-inspired toppings.
  • Pt. Suisse Crepes: Switzerland – We can’t wait to see what delicious French/Swiss creation comes out of their tent.

Your Blueprint to #HNLnightmarket: Passport

1Apr

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Your Blueprint to #HNLnightmarket: Passport

We’re back this month from our much needed break…and we’ve got an awesome Honolulu Night Market planned! From food to retail to entertainment, we’re taking night market goers around the world right here in Our Kaka’ako.

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EAT:

Each Street Grindz food vendor is cooking up dishes from a specific country!

  • Primo Popcorn – Hawaii
  • Big and Beast Sandwiches – Mexico
  • Jugo Life – Japan
  • Kiawe Pizza – France
  • Koi – Thailand
  • MoeJoe’s Stircrazy – Philippines
  • Milk Tea Hawaii – Taiwan
  • Nani Kore – Korea
  • Onda Pasta – Italy
  • Otsuji Farms – Costa Rica
  • The Pig and the Lady - Vietnam
  • Pt. Suisse Crepes – Switzerland
  • Spin Grille – Afghanistan
  • Taste of Indonesia – Indonesia
  • Uahi Grill – America
  • Wow Wow Lemonade - China

SHOP:

  • CAHI Clothing
  • Salt Liko + Matt Bruening
  • Homecoming
  • Keala Designs Hawaii
  • Chief Hawaii + Love at Dawn
  • One of Sea
  • Oopsy Daze
  • Cozzette + Ijfke Ridgley Photography
  • 19th & Whimsy
  • Cassandra Rull
  • Wear Spark
  • Komakai Jewelry
  • Mikinola
  • Big Bad Wolf Kids + Kamea Hadar
  • IRATIK
  • 6sixty
  • Adhira Clothing

…more coming soon!

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT:

Live belly dancing by Malia Delapenia with music by Miko Ries – Middle Eastern Music Percussionist at 7:45PM in the fashion alley

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FASHION SHOW | 8PM

A Country Love Affair Show by: Chief Hawaii and Love at Dawn

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FREE SPIRITS + #HNLNIGHTMARKET BAR

Enjoy Ocean Vodka specials all night!

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INTERNATIONAL CAR SHOWCASE

Courtesy of the VW Club of Hawaii