‘Tis the season to be jolly, and our little slice of paradise is gearing up for the holiday season that is fast approaching. From sandy shores to swaying palms, Oahu is set to sparkle with seasonal spirit. Let’s dive into the hula-dancing, palm tree-adorned wonderland that is Oahu during the most wonderful time of the year! Below are just a few fun holiday events to get you into that festive feeling!
Kailua Town Holiday Sip & Shop
Thursday December 7th 4:30-7:30.
Shop small and enjoy festive treats and live entertainment while you shop your way around Kailua Town.
Hawaii Holiday Craft & Gift Fair
December 8th, 9th, and 10th, Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall.
You are sure to find something for everyone on your list with over 250 food, gift, and craft vendors!
Hawaii Kai Festival of Lights Boat Parade
Saturday December 16th 6-8:30PM.
This will be the 26th Annual ‘Festival of Lights’ Boat Parade and will take place at the Hawaii Kai Marina!
Ballet Hawaii, The Nutcracker, set in the 1858 Kingdom of Hawaii
December 16 &17 at the Blaisdell Arena.
In this timeless ballet you can expect a Hawaiian twist with “historical characterizations of Washington Place resident Mary Dominis and Hawaii’s beloved Queen Liliʻuokalani. In this production, the flowers are Crown Flowers, Hibiscus and Plumeria. The birds are Iʻiwi and new island animal performers are introduced, such as the Honu.”
Oahu’s holiday season will be a sun-soaked, surf-infused celebration of joy, community, and tropical traditions! Whether you’re a local or lucky enough to be visiting, dive headfirst into the festive season that is Kailua during the holidays. Mele Kalikimaka, Kailua-style!