Find the perfect gift for all the babes on your list with our retail vendors at Honolulu Night Market this weekend! Stop in and find Ward boutique, Cottage by the Sea who features jewelry lines like Tidepool Love and local brands like Cameron Hawaii.
For the bohemian friend, check out the space by Alohilani Boutique. Their online shop features designers from Hawaii and other beach and bohemian brands.
Finally, the breezy dresses and beautiful prints from Tiare Hawaii are sure to please those easygoing gals in your life.
Accessorize yourself in the Pinch of Salt warehouse this Saturday! Start with the modern, dainty and geometric designs of Imi Jewelry, where designer Lauren Yamashita is inspired by the juxtaposition of nature and industrial design.
Next, find Jewelry by Justine, who is showcasing at Honolulu Night Market for the first time! Designer Justine Jones takes inspiration from traveling and nature, mixing the natural with the elegant in her designs.
The ladies of popular Honolulu boutique, Bamboo Sky will also be selling shoes and accessories. Found in their boutique are shoe brands like Jeffrey Campbell and Seychelles; and Jewelry lines from PI x THF and Pure Joy Hawaii.
The food line-up for this weekend’s Honolulu Night Market is sure to make your mouth water! Get your poke bowl fix at Kau Kau Grill or try their garlic shrimp that’s said to rival those from the North Shore.
You can follow your nose to Kiawe Pizza next. Their wood-fired pizza comes in a variety of flavors, sure to meet your taste.
If ribs are what you’re craving then make your way over to Five-O Hawaiian Style Smoked Ribs. The delicious dry rub made of a unique blend of spices and seasonings, brings out the Hawaiian Style flavor in the food. A must-try!
Come hungry and leave happy…we hope to see you on December 21st!
It won’t be just the ladies shopping at this month’s Honolulu Night Market…we’ve got the guys covered too! The gentlemen from Noteworthy will be bringing their signature apparel to the Pinch of Salt warehouse as well as Oahu grown brand, Armed & Dangerous.
We’re also happy to have downtown Honolulu’s, Mojo Barbershop. Check them out and pick up the perfect gift for yourself or any special guy in your life and help keep Hawaii “Handsome, not Hamajang”!
We’ve got something very special lined up for this month’s Night Market: For the first time, Kakaako will be hosting The Anti-Canvas Art Show, presented by Hurley and Contrast Magazine. Formerly held at SoHo and NextDoor in Chinatown, the Anti-Canvas Art Show, now in its fifth year, is both a charity fundraiser and a showcase of exceptional art that has been “sublimated” onto board shorts (a manufacturing method that uses special inks to transfer designs onto the fabric and preserve the integrity and details of the original artwork).
This year, 25 local and international artists have been chosen, and their designs imprinted onto a pair of Hurley Phantom boardshorts. They include John John Florence, Clark Little, C.R. Stecyk III, Tim Hendricks, Keoni Payton, Aaron Kai, Carl Pao, Aly Ishikuni, Remi Mead and Dana Paresa.
Anti-Canvas Art Show 2011 @ NextDoor – Tracy Chan
Proceeds from sales of the unique boardshorts will go to benefit Waves For Water and their efforts in the Philippines with victims of Typhoon Haiyan as well as the Hawaii Foodbank.
Since 2009, the event has raised over $18,000 dollars for various charities.
The event starts at 6 p.m., so get there early for the art show and to place your bid on your favorite pair of boardshorts, which will be sold by silent auction.
Taste your way around the world at Honolulu Night Market! Make your first stop in Vietnam with The Pig and the Lady serving up their popular Vietnamese staples. Tip: If they’re serving the Pho French Dip, it’s their most popular sandwich and a must-try!
Next, transport yourself to Italy with Onda Pasta, who specializes in bringing together the best of Italy and the Hawaiian Islands with their use of local products and delicious, fresh hand-made pasta.
If you’re craving something more American, Soul Patrol has got you covered with their Pacific inspired soul food.
We’ve always been a fan of the creative and fun, so we’re excited to have these retailers as part of Honolulu Night Market this month! First check out Yellow Bird Bohemia, where Lauren Roth creates her own unique line of hand painted and eco-friendly trucker hats.
We also have Happy Fish Hawaii, who, in addition to their cute logo has an uplifting motto “Cast a smile and reel in another” that can’t help but make you smile.
And finally, Oopsy Daze, whose “vibe” is to inspire the next generation through their awesome children’s apparel.
Are you ready for this month’s Honolulu Night Market? We are! So we’re starting with one of the sweetest things we have in store for you…desserts! Enjoy the traditional French crepes from Le Crepe Café, the Belgian-style waffles from Wow Wow Waffle and the delicious bite-size treats from Pop Pop Donuts!
Don’t miss Honolulu Night Market – Rogue Christmas on December 21st!
Street Grindz and Kamehameha Schools invites everyone to go rogue, ditch the mall madness, get some locally made gifts for the holidays, and enjoy one-of-a-kind entertainment.
On December 21, 2013, the Honolulu Night Market will have a special feature, the Anti-Canvas Art Show presented by Hurley and Contrast Magazine. 25 local and international artists will be putting their design on Hurley board shorts.
The shorts will be available for purchase and sales will go towards the nonprofit Waves for Water and their efforts towards Typhoon Haiyan relief and the Hawaii Foodbank.
The Honolulu Night Market is FREE to the general public and fun for all ages. For more information, visit www.HonoluluNightMarket.com or www.ourkakaako.com
683 Auahi Street – In the heart of Our Kaka‘ako
Our Kaka‘ako is a mixed-use, urban-island community on nine city blocks between South Street and Ward Avenue
(Parking available at 555 South Street and the CompUSA parking lot)
Event Highlights Include:
• 7:00pm Drag Queen Ms. Ronda Corner performing Twelve Days of Christmas
• Fashion show at 8:00 p.m. styled by Salt + Sand
• 9:30pm – 10:30pm Alternative rock band ABOVE REPROACH
Jewelry by Justine
Kane Clothing Company
Happy Fish Hawaii
Cottage By The Sea
Yellow Bird Bohemia
Armed & Dangerous
House of Aria
Bamboo Sky (shoes + accessories pop-up)
Lei Chic vendor: Hawaii Doggie Bakery
Wow Wow Waffle
Pig and the Lady at Taste
Pop Pop Donuts
Life is Sweet
Flavors of the World
Five- O Ribs
Waiola Coconut Water
Red Bull is bringing RedBull MXT featuring DJ Compose and DJ Mike D!
Na Mea Hawaii
The Art Truck
Kealopiko will have a pop-up shop in ii’s gallery
Lots of FREE parking just a block away at the Eat The Street lot [555 South St]
“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”
― Eleanor Roosevelt
Over the summer, thanks to a girl’s night out, I discovered a monthly block party held in Honolulu’s Kakaako district. It was here that I found our island’s hidden gem. Tucked in between bustling Waikiki and downtown Honolulu, Kakaako is now home to a Hawaiian hipster’s paradise.
“Girlfriend Dates… Cicily Goes to the Honolulu Night Market”
I ABSOLUTELY fell in love with the young, bohemian vibe of the Honolulu Night Market. It was as if, I was strolling through New York City’s artistic Greenwich Village or SOHO. As I walking through the crowds, I had noticed people were commenting on how “hip” the Honolulu Market Night Market had been.
Live Local Bands @ the Main Stage
Packed With Excitement
Earlier this month, I had noticed on my Facebook and Twitter feed, that there was another Honolulu Night Market evening, planned for the month of November. Realizing that my son would be with his father for the weekend, this single mama immediately called her best friend to make another “Girlfriend Date” for the Honolulu Night Market.
I live on the other side of the island and I am not too keen on driving into town. HOWEVER, I will ALWAYS make an exception, for the monthly trek to Kakaako, The Honolulu Night Market is an amazing block celebration, that ensures guaranteed fun, AMAZEBALLS food, live music, local art, shopping and mingling with Honolulu’s hip, young crowd.
It doesn’t matter if you bring a date, family, friends or you are riding solo, Kakaako’s Honolulu Night Market has something for everyone.
What Are You Eating?
There is something intoxicating about the aroma from the food trucks, brightly colored murals sprinkled throughout the neighborhood, dancing to live music, seeing the latest fashions during on the runway stage and people watching while strolling the main street.
Real Texas BBQ
Food Trucks Taken To A New Level
Kakaako’s Stunning Murals
Much like my first adventures at the Honolulu Night Market, I had another great evening! Not only did I have a fun night on the town with my best friend, I also managed to knock out some much needed Christmas shopping, with all the local clothing vendors, smack dab in the middle of it all.
Amazing Vendors All In One Place
Christmas Shopping DONE!
Dear Santa, I WANT THIS!
Hand Crafted Clutches With Local Flair
Christmas is just a few weeks away and Santa needs to still fill a few more stockings, so you better believe I will be at the next Honolulu Night Market. I LOVED that my favorite FILTHY FARMGIRL soap company, will be there, carrying over 95 different soaps at the actual Market, as opposed to only a handful at Whole Foods.
Supporting Local Businesses
You Can’t Get More Hipster Than That
I am counting the days, till I get to eat Buenos Antojitos’ authentic Puerto Rican Shrimp Empanadas on my next evening out. As a former Miami girl, I must say, her empanadas were so AMAZING. Before I left for the evening, I went back for seconds because it was THAT GOOD.
Bueno Antojitos Authentic Puerto Rican Cuisine
Shrimp Empanadas To Die For
For all my single Honolulu folks out there, the Honolulu Night Market is a great opportunity to meet new people. While sipping on some libations, in the “bar” area, I made friends with some surfers visiting from Sydney, Australia. By the end of the night, I even had an invite to check out a film festival, in China Town, after the event. What better way to spend a Saturday evening!
What Better Way To Spend Your Saturday Night Than With Your Girlfriends