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Oahu Events in June

Check out all the best Oahu Events in June including the Pan Pacific Festival, King Kamehameha Celebration, and Summer Concert Series.



50th State Fair – May 27th – July 4th, 2022

As we launch into the summer, the 50th State Fair kicks off as well.  This is a grand ongoing event out at the Aloha Stadium for the whole family to enjoy!

There will be lots of games, rides, food booths, and entertainment to explore.  Included in the entertainment will be a petting zoo, the Amazin Anastasini Circus, new featured rides, and some other surprises.

  • Location – Aloha Stadium
  • Time – Fri 6 PM to Midnight, Sat 4 PM to Midnight, Sun Noon to Midnight
  • Cost – Individual Games/Rides/Food
  • Learn more – 50th State Fair

Paradise Cove Luau - June 1st - 30th, 2022

Paradise Cove is not just another luau, it’s a full production with lots of activities and entertainment that some others tend to lack.  Kick off the afternoon with some Mai Tai’s and join in the celebration and festivities!

Paradise Luau

A Luau is a celebration for enjoying each other’s company, play traditional Hawaiian games, watching a Kalua Pork Imu ceremony take place, participate in a hukilau of pulling in a large fishnet from the ocean, listening to live local music, and being entertained throughout the night with many Polynesian and Hula performances.


13th Annual Biggest Little Airshow in Hawaii - June TBD, 2022

In commemoration of the Battle of Midway, join thousands of spectators turning out to watch remote control 1/5th scale warbird planes perform tricks in the air.  There will be lots of supporting and side activities, including a kids' activity zone, hangar tours with historic single engine planes on display, a "candy bombing" air performance.

As will all successful events, there will be food, drinks, exhibits, and entertainment...  Note: there will be a free shuttle provided from Pearl Harbor Visitors Center.


Ko'olina Artfest - June 1st & 8th 2022

Head to Ko’olina beach lagoon #3 for a day of Hawaiian music and local art display & sale!  Along the arching sidewalk you find close to 40 artist displaying their artwork for viewing and sale…perfect for special gifts!  There will also be Hawaiian slack-key guitarist and ukulele musicians playing during the duration of this event.


First Friday Art Walk - June 3rd, 2022

First Friday is an evening art walk that takes place in Chinatown Honolulu.  This is a popular fun event that takes place every 1st Friday of each month.  Surrounding merchants of art galleries, shops, restaurants and bars are known for opening up their doors, pouring wine and providing food to those stopping by.

Most neighborhood shops will have maps of participating merchants.  The event ends at 9 PM, but the fun continues into the night with thousands of people flocking into the streets.

Also participating in the free art viewing and festivities is the Hawaii State Art Museum (free from 6 PM to 9 PM)


KCC Farmers Market - June 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th, 2022

If you’re around on a Saturday morning, get yourself over to the KCC Farmers Market on the side of Diamond Head.

This festival market goes beyond produce and features some Oahu’s great pop-up restaurants, and other fun food creations such as Ono Pops and roasted locally seasoned corn ears.  This is also an opportunity to find island flowers, fresh local fruits, nuts, delicious sauces and other creations.

  • Location - Kapiolani Community College
  • Time - Every Sat (weather permitting) 7:30 AM to 11 AM
  • Cost - Free
  • Learn more - KCC Farmers Market

19th Annual Habiltat Luau at Kualoa Ranch - June TBD

Turnout for the largest luau on the island benefiting Hawaii’s Habitat, an alternative to a 12 step program.  Join a big benefit for the preservation of the beautiful Hawaii we've come to love.  Enjoy a day of fun & activities, entertainment, a huge silent auction, and a grand grand daytime luau.

Along with other activities, including lots of great stuff for the keikis (face painting, bouncy houses, caricature drawings), there will be a silent auction featuring over 500 items to bid on.  You will find everything from vacation getaways to jewelry to Hawaiian musical instruments.

Music entertainment venue includes Henery Kapano & John Cruz.  Finally, you can't beat an 8 coarse luau, including all the classics…, Kalua Pig, Lomi Salmon, Chicken Long Rice, Beef Stew, Rice, Poi, Squid Luau, and Haupia...and all for a great cause!

  • Location – Kualoa Ranch
  • Time – 10 AM to 4 PM
  • Cost - $40 Adult, $20 Child, $100 Family
  • Learn more – Habilitat.com

Honolulu Craft and Gift Fair - June 4th & 5th, 2022

2 days of direct and resale sellers representing jewelry, make up, clothing, collectibles, toys, and treasures from Japan & Korea.

  • Location - Waikiki Kalakaua Blvd
  • Time - 11 AM to 5 PM
  • Cost - FREE
  • Learn more - Fairs & Festivals

Sea Life Park Keiki Sundays – June TBD

It’s fun for the keikis at Sea Life Park!  This event will have a honu theme to it, with guest speakers talking about these magnificent sea creatures and the world they live in.  Activities include live entertainment from 10 am to 2 pm, arts and craft booths, and fun conservation activities.

  • Location – Sea Life Park
  • Time – 10 AM to 2 PM
  • Cost – FREE for under 12 w/ paying adult
  • Learn more – www.sealifepark.com


6th Annual World Oceans Day Celebration – June 6th - 10th, 2022

Join in on ocean education and sustainability activities.  This will be an ongoing week full of fun activates & celebration around the beautiful grounds of the Honolulu Museum of Art.  Listen to live entertainment and explore the food booths with your appetite.

  • Location – Honolulu Museum of Art
  • Time – 4 PM to 9 PM
  • Cost – FREE
  • Learn more – Honolulu Museum of Art

Cinema in the Park – June Postponed

Cinema in the Park is a free monthly event that takes place every 2nd Wednesday in Kaka’ako.  While movie night is free, you must RSVP and enter with tickets.  Blankets are permitted but beach chairs are not.  Grab a bite to eat, some drinks, and most importantly a seat to enjoy the festivities and entertainment.

  • Location – Victoria Ward Park
  • Time – 7 PM to 9 PM
  • Cost – FREE
  • Learn more – Cinema in the Park

Bishop Museum After Hours - June 10th, 2022

The Bishop Museum has started a First Friday of each month After Hours event.  The campus remains open into the evening, but they also create a party scene on their great lawn area, with live music, food trucks, games, and some fun art exhibitions.  Each month has a different theme that alters the scene and vibe a little, and you can always count on it being a fun time!


42nd Annual Pan-Pacific Festival – June 10th – 12th, 2022

Get ready for a 3 day international celebration of Pan-Pacific culture in Waikiki.  During this block party parade, you will see great performances including hula, live demonstrations, lots of food booths, and live entertainment.

Watch thousands participate in a big parade with lively costumes and floats, as they march down Kalakaua Ave...followed with a long day full of activities!

  • Location – Kalakaua Ave, Waikiki
  • Time – 10 Am to 10 PM
  • Cost – FREE
  • Learn more - Pan-Pacific Festival

Moon Walk at Waimea Valley - June 11th, 2022

Kick off the evening with a grand buffet dinner in Waimea Valley, followed with a self guided moonlit walk in the botanical gardens. This is a great way to start the weekend with a memorable night!

  • Location - Waimea Valley
  • Time - Buffet starts at 5 PM, walk starts at 8 PM
  • Cost - $10 walk only, $39.95/Adult, $12.95/Kid (12 & under)
  • Learn more - WaimeaValley.net


Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival – June 11th, 2022

Need a better excuse to head to the mall?  How about a grand Hawaiian steel guitar concert!  Featuring masters such as Bobby Ingano, Greg Sardinha, and Paul Kim!  Come out and join the fun! 


Aloha Home Market – June 12th, 2022

Enjoy a popup market with lots of Made in Hawaii booth. Everything from art creations to custom jewelry to locally crafted furniture…and lots of food booths along the way. Shop and support the local community!

  • Location – 340 Uluniu St, Kailua
  • Time – 9 AM to 2 PM
  • Cost – FREE
  • Learn more – Aloha Home Market FB

Outrigger Sunday Showcase – June 12th, 2022

Na Mele No Na Pua will bring to life Hawaii’s past, present and future through Hawaiian performing arts and entertainment.  Featuring a local musical performance by Kapena. This will be a fun free event to watch if you’re in the area.  It will take place outdoor on the Waikiki Beach Walk grassy area.


150th Annual King Kamehameha Lei Draping - June 15th, 2022

A special 30 ft lei draping event takes place each year from when the bronze statue was dedicated by King Kalakaua, honoring the great King Kamehameha.

With this tradition, will be a royal court performance, Hawaiian music, ceremony, and entertainment!  It will be spectacle not to be missed!  Joining the music entertainment will be the Royal Hawaiian Band, and Raiatea Helm.

  • Location - Ali iolani Hale, Downtown Honolulu
  • Time - 2 PM to 4 PM
  • Cost - FREE
  • Learn more - ags.hawaii.gov

Ko'olina Artfest - June 15th & 22nd, 2022

Head to Ko’olina beach lagoon #3 for a day of Hawaiian music and local art display & sale!  Along the arching sidewalk you find close to 40 artist displaying their artwork for viewing and sale…perfect for special gifts!  There will also be Hawaiian slack-key guitarist and ukulele musicians playing during the duration of this event.


Waikiki Aquarium Summer Music Series – June TBD

Get ready for a fun outdoor summer concert series at the Waikiki Aquarium.  Starting in June through August there will be 5 concert events taking place on the outdoor Waikiki Aquarium backyard lawn.  Show up early and explore the aquarium exhibits, and grab a bite to eat!  Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit on.  

This particular concert on will feature Performances by Kuapoa, Mark Yamanaka, and Bobby Moderow.  This is a popular fundraiser for the Waikiki Aquarium that sells out quickly. It might be worth becoming a member of the aquarium, which will give you priority to ticket sales for this summer series.

  • Location – Waikiki Aquarium
  • Time – 5:30 PM to 9 PM
  • Cost – Ticket are available to members first, and public after June 2nd
  • Learn more - Waikikiaquarium.org


Beyond Monet Experience - June 15th - July 31st, 2022

Experience Van Gogh's artwork in a new vivid way. This is a traveling art show that projects more than 300 masterpieces on the all the walls and ceiling of the Hawai‘i Convention Center in Kamehameha Exhibit Hall in the Hawaii Convention Center.  It's a one of a kind experience that is narrated and choregraphed to music.

Location - Hawaii Convention Center

Time - Show times vary 10AM to 11PM

Cost - Tickets Vary on days and times

Learn More - Van Gogh Honolulu


Na Mele O Ko’olina – June TBD

Head to Ko’olina beach lagoon #3 for a day of Hawaiian music and local art display & sale!  Hawaii's very best Slack Key and Ukulele musicians, as well as 30 Hawaiian artists who display their artwork for sale


Koko Marina Center Craft & Gift Fair - June 18th, 2022

Where better to have a craft and gift fair, than in an outdoor shopping center.  There will be over 60 vendors selling everything from crafted jewelry, art work, electronics, clothing, food creations, and lots of handcrafted goods. With free parking and food vendors on site cooking up a storm, it's hard to pass up!

  • Location - Koko Marina Center
  • Time - 10 AM to 3 PM
  • Cost - FREE
  • Learn more - Koko Marina Center

Sunset on the Beach - June TBD

Sunset on the beach is code for movie night on the beach.  It's a grand experience to watch a movie on a 50 foot screen with your toes in the sand.  Southwest Airlines has sponsored a once-a-month series.

Arrive early to enjoy the pre-entertainment show, get a bite to eat from the participating food booths, and most importantly reserve a spot on the beach.  Spider Man "Into the Spider-Verse" will be the featured movie of the evening...


Beach Clean Up with the Waikiki Aquarium - June TBD

Start off the day with a good deed, and participate in a collective effort cleaning up trash and removing debris from the Ala Moana Magic Island area.   The fun start in the morning and ends in the early afternoon…can’t make it any easier!  There should also be some goodies available to those who participate by sponsors.  Make sure to sign up below…


Honolulu Night Market – June TBD

Eat the Street is an organization that gets some of the best food trucks on the island to come together in a designated area, and create a party of its own.  They will hosting their annual Honolulu Night Market Summer Solstice.

Thousands of hungry folks seeking their next favorite dish attend each month!  Explore the different venues and taste some ono creations.  Live entertainment!!!

  • Location – 1011 Ala Moana Blvd
  • Time – 5 PM to 10 PM
  • Cost - FREE
  • More info:  Eat the Street

Father’s Day Beerfest – June TBD

Treat Dad to a day of tasting up to 20 different micro beers, sampling food pairings, while being entertained with some live entertainment under the iconic banyan tree!  Doesn’t get much better than this!


Kona Nui Nights – June TBD

Kona Nui Nights is a free monthly event that takes place every 3rd Wednesday in Kaka’ako, and celebrates Hawaiian culture, including the language, Hawaiian music, and the dance of hula.  Grab a bite to eat, some drinks, and most importantly a seat to enjoy the festivities and entertainment.

  • Location – Victoria Ward Park
  • Time – 6 PM to 8 PM
  • Cost – FREE
  • Learn more – Kona Nui Nights

The Wildest Show in town at Honolulu Zoo – June TBD

Join the Honolulu Zoo in the summer evenings with live music, fun keiki coloring and trivia activates, ono plate lunch, and winning prizes, including a drawing for an ukulele!  Featured artist is Kapena.  Alcohol is not permitted, but plate lunches and snacks will be available for purchase.

  • Location – Honolulu Zoo
  • Time – 4:35 PM doors open, 6 PM music starts
  • Cost - $5
  • Learn more – HonoluluZoo.org


Kailua Night Market - June 18th, 2022

Every 3rd Saturday of the month a special night market takes place in Kailua around Ulunui St & Auliki St.  Join the fun and festivities into the evening.  There will be lots of local arts and crafts, food booths, and entertainment.


Paakai Marketplace at SALT – June TBD

Check out the showcases of native Hawaiian artist.  Visit local artists, crafts and cultural practitioners will be set up in “The Barn” at SALT location. Music will keep the vibe going and the best restaurant choices surround you.

  • Location – SALT at Kaka’ako
  • Time – Fun starts at 5 PM
  • Cost – FREE
  • Learn more -  SALT Events

Father’s Day BBQ Buffet  June 19th, 2022

Time to take dad out for a relaxing day in the Waimea Valley gardens, where he and the whole family can enjoy a nice Father's Dad BBQ and concert performance Peter Apo.

The BBQ buffet will feature baby back ribs, BBQ Chicken, grilled steak & fish, burgers & hot dogs, and lots of sides including garlic chili!  Price of admission will give you access to explore the beautiful grounds and popular waterfall.

  • Location - Waimea Valley
  • Time - 12 PM to 2 PM
  • Cost - $45 Adult, $27 Child (4 to 15 yrs old)
  • Learn more - WaimeaValley.net

The Wildest Show in town at Honolulu Zoo – June TBD

Join the Honolulu Zoo in the summer evenings with live music, fun keiki coloring and trivia activates, ono plate lunch, and winning prizes, including a drawing for an ukulele!  Featured artist is Roy Sakuma’s Super Keiki.  Alcohol is not permitted, but plate lunches and snacks will be available for purchase.

  • Location – Honolulu Zoo
  • Time – 4:35 PM doors open, 6 PM music starts
  • Cost - $5
  • Learn more – HonoluluZoo.org


31st Annual Honolulu Aids Walk – June 25th, 2022

Join thousands of walkers in support of the Life Foundation and the annual Honolulu Aids Walk.  Help put an end to 50,000 individuals who are infected with this disease each year.  The Life Foundation raises funds and awareness  from this event each year for HIV testing and care services. 

  • Location – Kapiolani Park
  • Time 8 AM to 12 Noon
  • Cost – Free to register
  • Learn More - Honoluluaidswalk.org


Waikiki Aquarium Summer Music Series – June TBD

Get ready for a fun outdoor summer concert series at the Waikiki Aquarium.  Starting in June through August there will be 5 concert events taking place on the outdoor Waikiki Aquarium backyard lawn.  Show up early and explore the aquarium exhibits!  Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit on.  

This particular concert will feature performing Hawaiian music artist Na Hoa, Del Beezley, Ka La Onohi, and Mai O’ Ha’eha’e.  This is a popular fundraiser for the Waikiki Aquarium that sells out quickly. It might be worth becoming a member of the aquarium, which will give you priority to ticket sales for this summer series.

  • Location – Waikiki Aquarium
  • Time – 5:30 PM to 9 PM
  • Cost – Ticket are available to members first, and public after June 2nd
  • Learn more - Waikikiaquarium.org


8th Annual Waimea Valley Summer Concert Series - June 25th, 2022

Join the Mele Kulāiwi Songs of our Native Land.  Waimea Valley’s annual summer concert is back with a great local line-up, including:  Amy Hanaiali'i, Kapena, Robi Kahakalau, and Jeff Rasmussen

Concerts will be held on the Waimea Valley Main Pavilion Lawn on the last Saturday of the summer months: June 27th, July 30th, and August 27th from 3pm-6:30pm.

  • Location - WaimeaValley.net
  • Time - 3 PM to 7 PM
  • Cost - $15 to $50
  • Learn more - WaimeaValley.net

Artfest at Kapiolani Park - June 26th, 2022

Over 75 artist will be displaying all types of neat art creations in Kapiolani Park (across from the Honolulu Zoo).  Make a point to stop by this free entertaining event.  There will also be lots of food booths along with great Hawaiian music entertainment.


Art After Dark - June TBD

Murder Mystery is the theme.  See if you can figure out who did it?

Art After Dark takes place at the Honolulu Museum on the last Friday of each month except Nov & Dec.  This is a really fun event that allows you to explore the art and grounds after hours to the groove of a spinning DJ, popup bars and yummy appetizers being served by StreetGrindz and Pig in the Lady.  Enjoy drinks made by Free Spirit Mobile Bartenders

  • Location – 900 S Beretania St
  • Time – 6 PM to 9 PM
  • Cost - $25
  • Learn more - HonoluluMuseum.org


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