This Week Big Island

Explore the Orchid Isle, where Hawaiian history and culture is ever present. Take your time touring coffee plantations, visiting Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park, star gazing at the summit of Mauna Kea and more. Whether you're visiting Hilo, Kailua-Kona, Waimea or elsewhere, the Big Island will surely capture your heart.

This Week Big Island

This Week Big Island

This Week Big Island

This Week Big Island

Explore the Orchid Isle, where Hawaiian history and culture is ever present. Take your time touring coffee plantations, visiting Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park, star gazing at the summit of Mauna Kea and more. Whether you're visiting Hilo, Kailua-Kona, Waimea or elsewhere, the Big Island will surely capture your heart.

Upcoming Events on Big Island

The fun never stops in Hawaiʻi! Throughout the year you can enjoy cultural gatherings, music festivals, hula shows, sports events and so much more. Browse through our calendar of events below.

Aug. 8, 2020

Keahou Farmer's Market

Where can you find fresh produce and tropical fruits? At our Farmers Market 8am – 12pm every Saturday!  

Aug. 11, 2020

Kanikapila Jam Sessions with Wes Awana & Friends

Kanikapila jam sessions are held on Tuesday evenings, from 5:30 – 7:00 pm and are open to all musicians.  Bring your own instrument and enjoy ‘garage style...

Aug. 14, 2020

2020 Big Island Chocolate Festival

UPDATE: The Festival has been moved from May 1-2 to August 14-15. ---------- The 9th Big Island Chocolate Festival is August 14-15. Proceeds from the ...

Aug. 14, 2020

Friday Hula Performance at Keauhou Shopping Center

Enjoy a live hula performance on Fridays from 6 pm – 7 pm in our Center Courtyard before heading to dinner at one of our great restaurants.  

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Stories

There's so much to learn about this tropical paradise we call Hawai'i. Start your journey today by reading more about what makes this place so special.

Which Hawaiian Islands To Go To On Your Vacation

When choosing a vacation destination, you can’t go wrong with choosing Hawaii. There are four major islands that make up Hawaii, including Big Island (Hawai’i), Oahu, Maui, and Kauai. E... Read more

Top 5 things to do on Hawai'i with Kids

Journey into a land of sand, sun, and adventure when you visit Hawai'i. Bringing your kids to the Big Island is an opportunity for them to see a different side of the world and step into a paradise... Read more

Tee it High, Let it Fly: Golfing on the Big Island

If you’re a golfer, then you pretty much HAVE to golf while you’re here. If you totally get that, then you need to read on because we’re going to give you three great golf options... Read more

Unique Big Island Tours

From busy bees to octopus, and growing vanilla to the intricacies of coffee farming, Hawai‘i Island offers many opportunities to have fun while learning about its homegrown industries.  ... Read more

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Body Glove Cruises

Sail an award-winning catamaran

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Kamanu Charters

Konas only sailing catamaran

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Kohala Zipline

A Kohala Canopy Adventure

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Captain Zodiac

Ride fast, maneuverable boats

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Dining

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Village Burger

Local beef burgers in Waimea

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Da Poke Shack

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Thai Thai Restaurant

Delicious Thai food in Volcano

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Menehune Coffee Company

Serving only 100% Kona Coffee

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Broke Da Mouth Grindz

Local-stye food in Kona

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MY GENERATION SHOW

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Kanaloa Octopus Farm

World's First Octopus farm in...

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Biggah Mo Bettah

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Big Island Running Company

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Lehua Jewelers

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Kenai Koffee

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Hawaii Titanium Rings

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