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There are some noteworthy Oahu shows in Waikiki, Downtown Honolulu, up in the North Shore, and around the island that you should check out. From traditional Hawaiian luaus to ongoing shows such as Rock a Hula Show and Magic Polynesia, will have you on the edge of your seat. Book a night or day show and create a memorable experience.
Most noteworthy Oahu shows come with a price of admission, but are well worth the ticket price as they are short of being Broadway productions. And there are also some great free shows that you should explore, including a beachside hula show and art exhibitions.
Also take time to review upcoming Oahu events! We only feature the best island activities, including craft fairs, music festivals, sporting activities, special cultural events, and more.
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday evenings (weather permitting) hula halaus are invited from around the island and other locations to perform their Oahu shows under the big banyan tree at Kuhio Beach in Waikiki. The evening starts off with fun tiki torch lighting ceremony at 6pm.
Live Hawaiian music and hula performances go
for 1 hour. Seating is limited and tends to get crowded, so
plan to lay down a towel or beach chair to sit on, and get a good view
of the performance. Call 808-843-8002 for
Every weekend artist post up there artworks on the south end Honolulu Zoo fence, which is across from Kapiolani Park. Art on the Fence takes place 9 AM to 4 PM every Sat & Sun.
This is always a fun free weekend activity, giving you an opportunity to casually stroll Monsarrat Ave and check out various works of art from local artist.
See original artwork including paintings, Photos, creations and other mediums of art.
First Friday is a neighborhood event to promote the art galleries, stores and restaurants in the Chinatown area.
thousands of spectators and supporting this community.
food and live entertainment takes place throughout participating
First Friday of each month takes place in Chinatown from July thru December, 5 PM to 9PM. Call 808-521-2903 for more information.
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!
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.
Ready to be amazed by some mind blowing illusions and magic tricks with a Polynesian twist? Master John Hirokawa is known to have more than just a few tricks up his sleeves…in fact he is an award winning illusionist!
The Magic of Polynesia is a complete 2 ½ hour show that integrates Hula & Polynesian performances, along with some death defying tricks and a wild fire knife act to make this production unique and energetic.
A memorable Las Vegas type production here in Waikiki, Hawaii!
This Rock-A-Hula show in a tribute with a Hawaiian twist to music
legends such as Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, and the beautiful voice
of Celine Dion.
Listen to these familiar sounds and more, synced to
Hawaiian music with Polynesian entertainment, including a popular fire
These Oahu shows begins 8 PM each evening at the Royal Hawaiian Center Theater. General tickets start at $63 (lower price children tickets available), with larger options that includes transportation, VIP treatment, and dinner.
A memorable entertaining Oahu show is a special one that takes place out at sea.
Sign up for a Star of Honolulu sunset cruise that provides beautiful captivating views of the coastline while the sun melts into the ocean.
But if that’s not enough, this 2 hour boat ride will keep you entertained with a “60 Years of Aloha” Hawaiian cultural show that features hula and Polynesian dance performances and live music.
Enjoy this special evening with a steak & seafood or vegetarian dinner. Friday night guest will also be treated to a fireworks display (permitting weather conditions) being launched in front of the Hawaiian Hilton Village.
This sunset cruise boat leaves and returns to port close to Waikiki. Transportation options to and from are available. Book ahead of desired cruise date as before it sells out.
Spend a day & evening watching some of the best entertaining shows and performances on the island. The Polynesian Cultural Center is a special thyme park made up of many representations of Polynesia cultures in the Pacific.
To top it off, there is a phenomenal Hawaiian Luau and 90 minute evening show worth seeing! Secure tickets early as they will sell out!
Most Oahu Concerts and Shows are on hold right now do to the state mandate of no gatherings larger than 10 people. Stay tuned for further developments...
Jake Shimabukuro the notorious ukulele player will be playing with guest Sonny Landreth Blue Note. This Hawaiian musician star will have you on the edge of your seat, watching his fingers jam magical tunes. It’s a treat to watch and listen to Jake, and he makes it seem so simple!
Spend a night in laughter with Hawaii's renowned comedian Andy Bumatai
Henry Kapono teams up with Keola Beamer for a night at Blue Note in Waikiki. This is going to be a fun time as Henry Kapono jams with Hawaiian music legend Keola Beamer.
Popular reggae band, The Rebelution lands, in Oahu for a night to rock out some classic reggae tunes! Pack into the iconic outdoor Waikiki Shell and sing your heart out to your favorite Rebelution hits.
Spend a night in laughter at Blue Note in Waikiki for some of Hawaii's funniest comedians like Lance Liverman, Reese Paul, Jose Dynamite, Neco Butler, Jonny Rex-Hollywood, Graham Flood, Ian Shippen and more.
The Hawaiian duet group Keahiwai reunites and playing at Blue Note for a night. Don't miss this special performance as they play some favorites including "Local Girls", "Push", "Falling", "Over and Promised Love", and many others.
Hawaiian music legend Kalapana will be playing 2 nights at Blue Note in Waikiki. This is going to be a fun time as Kalapana plays their 70's hits including "Nightbird", "When the Morning Comes", and "Naturally".
Jake Shimabukuro the notorious ukulele player will be playing Keb "Mo" at Blue Note. This Hawaiian musician star will have you on the edge of your seat, watching his fingers jam magical tunes. It’s a treat to watch and listen to Jake, and he makes it seem so simple!
Join a nice listening to the Hawaiian legend Henry Kapono play with the Makaha Sons. This should be a fun night listing to Makaha Sons favorites with Henry Kapono harmonizing in the background.
Join the Honolulu Jazz Quartet for a night at Blue Note in Waikiki. This will be a treat for jazz lovers and beyond as they get into their special grove into the night!
Join the Honolulu Symphony as they pair up with Lea Almanza, Starr Kalahiki, Miss Candi Shell, Lady Lartiza, and La Bouche. This should be a fun with many different sounds and voices with the Honolulu Symphony harmonizing in the background.
Join a nice listening to the Hawaiian legend Henry Kapono play with the Brother Noland. This should be a fun night listing to Brother Noland jam with Henry Kapono harmonizing in the background.
Tower of Power will be in Honolulu for 4 nights, singing their Motown classics into the night!
The rescheduling of the Broadway musical "Cats" is set for June 2023. This longest popular musical production features TS Eliot's Practical Cats. Previous ticket holders with receive priority to tickets...
The Spinners will be in Honolulu for 3 nights, singing their classics into the night, including hits like “Could It Be I’m Falling In Love", “I’ll Be Around”, “The Rubberband Man'', and “Then Came You”
Air Supply will be in Honolulu for 5 nights, singing their classics into the night, including hits like “Making Love Out of Nothing at All", “Here I Am”, “I Can Wait Forever'', and “Goodbye”
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