Experience the vibrant tradition of Obon on O‘ahu as bon dances return to the island this summer! The lively festivities are a cherished part of Hawai‘i’s cultural tapestry, inviting locals and visitors alike to join in the celebration. Don your yukata and prepare to move to the rhythm of taiko drums as you honor your […]

Nestled amidst the tropical paradise of Hawaii lies a culinary gem that has captured the hearts and taste buds of locals and visitors alike: the iconic spam musubi. This delectable snack, featuring a slice of grilled Spam atop a block of rice wrapped in nori (seaweed), holds a special place in Hawaiian cuisine and culture, […]

The Coconut Waikiki Hotel is excited to announce our partnership with Hele Mua, a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring community service and volunteerism in Honolulu, Hawaii. As part of our commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship, our staff will be participating in an educational beach cleanup event in honor o

The Honolulu Festival stands as Hawaii’s foremost cultural celebration, fostering mutual understanding, economic cooperation, and ethnic harmony between Hawaii and the Pacific Rim region. Drawing thousands of new and returning spectators annually, the festival offers a uniquely Hawaiian experience. Through the Honolulu Festival Foun

Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love, and what better way to celebrate this special day than in the tropical paradise of Waikiki? While many envision a romantic dinner by the beach, Waikiki offers a unique twist by combining love and adventure for an active and unforgettable Valentine’s Day experience. Whether you’re

As the month of January unfolds, Waikiki welcomes families with open arms and a myriad of exciting activities to create lasting memories. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, here are the top three things to do with your family in Waikiki this January. Beach Day Extravaganza Waikiki’s world-renowned beaches offer the perfect b

As we bid farewell to another year, Waikiki will once again be transformed into a mesmerizing haven of celebration, culminating in the dazzling spectacle of the 2024 Fireworks Show sponsored by the Waikiki Improvement Association. Against the backdrop of swaying palm trees and the rhythmic ocean waves, the skies over Waikiki will be illum

This Month Mana Up is back! Reserve your spot for the Mana Up 2023 Showcase! Be part of their biggest event yet – which is a celebration of Hawaii’s entrepreneurs, artists and more. Sign up for their award-winning Mana Up Showcase global livestream on Sunday, Nov. 19th. Be the first to meet Hawai’i’s rising en

Welcome to Waikiki where the streets are bustling, the colors are vibrant, and the diverse mix of cultures and people is intoxicating. This fall, Waikiki is brimming with unique experiences highlighting arts, history, cuisine, music, sportsmanship, and more. Our team has curated a list of events and festivals where you can immerse yoursel