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.

March 31, 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...

April 3, 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.  

April 4, 2020

Keahou Farmer's Market

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

April 7, 2020

Words and Wine Author Evening

Words and Wine Author Evening happens the first Tuesday of each month at Kona Stories Bookstore in the Keauhou Shopping Center from 6PM – 8PM. During this event you ...

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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.

Flumin' Kohala—Exploring the Kohala Ditch

The Kohala Ditch has been called a masterpiece by some of those who, over its 110 years of existence, have explored the route from its headwaters in the high forests of the Kohala Mountains to its ... Read more

Highlights Along Kona's Ali‘i Drive

Ali‘i Drive in historic Kailua-Kona offers visitors a coastal walk perfect by day and in the evening hours. As you can see, there’s lots to do along this stretch! A view of the seawall... Read more

One-of-a-Kind Souvenirs on the Big Island

Unique isle souvenirs come in many forms—jewelry, paintings, Hawaiian quilts, quality tees, Koa wood pieces, comfortable and casual apparel, and much more. You’ll find them most everywh... Read more

Must-Do's on the Way to Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park

Hawai‘i Island’s top visitor attraction is Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, but along the way you’ll find delicious treats and isle experiences that are simply too good to i... Read more

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Boss Frog's Snorkel, Sur...

Beach, snorkel accessories & ...

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Maui Divers Jewelry

Island Inspired, Handcrafted ...

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Captain Zodiac

Ride fast, maneuverable boats

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Snorkel Bob's

Offering Snorkel Bob brand gear

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Hawaii Forest & Trail

Award-winning nature tours

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Body Glove Cruises

Sail an award-winning catamaran

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Dining

Big Island Brewhaus

Waimea brewpub serving handcr...

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Frenchman's Cafe

French fare in Historic Kailu...

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Cafe Pesto Hilo

Wood-fired pizza in Hilo

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Cronies Bar & Grill

Enjoy the best burgers, pizza...

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Kamuela Provision Company

Serves prime steaks and islan...

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On the Rocks

Casual oceanfront, outdoor di...

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MY GENERATION SHOW

See a 10-performer rock n’ ro...

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Kanaloa Octopus Farm

World's First Octopus farm in...

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Maui Divers Jewelry

Island Inspired, Handcrafted ...

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Miller's Surf & Sport

Kona's one-top shotfor skate,...

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Hypr Nalu Hawaii

Standup paddleboards and perf...

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Surfin’ Ass Coffee & Don...

Surfin’ Ass focuses on coffee...

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Crazy Shirts

Innovative & original casual ...

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Oils Of Aloha

Healing & nourishing products

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