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Exploring: Calendar > Kauai > November
Six Times A Year
GARDEN ISLAND ARTISAN FAIRE
over 40 Artisans from Kaua'i showcase an array of handcrafted products from Kaua'i and Polynesia. Hawaiian music all day. Plate lunches, Hawaiian Shave ice, Smoothies. Free and open to the public. Poipu Beach from 9am-3pm. For more information call 808-245-9021.
September through May
KAUAI CONCERT ASSOCIATION CONCERT SERIES
The Kauai Concert Association concert series features a wide variety of performances including Latin/jazz, string quartet, modern and classical dance, piano/violin, jazz piano, gospel, classical piano, a jazz festival and more. Programs vary year to year. All performances take place at the Kauai Community College Performing Arts Center. For more information call (808) 245-SING.
WILCOX HEALTH FOUNDATION'S ANNUAL GALA
t's Gala time! Bring out your black tie and bling for Wilcox Health Foundation's Annual Gala: A night of casino gaming, glitz, and glamour at the Kaua'i Marriott Resort and Beach Club. You can look forward to being swept away for an exciting night of amazing entertainment, fine dining, a silent auction, and some incredible prizes. Featuring a vintage martini bar, faux cigarette girls, and a 9-piece big band! You don't want to miss out on this exciting fundraising event. All proceeds of this gala will be allocated towards the purchase of capital equipment and upgrading technology at Wilcox Hospital. For more information call (808) 551-2448.
ANNUAL OLD KOLOA SUGAR MILL RUN
5-Km, 10-Km, 10 mile Runs, and non-competitive 5-K Walk. The 10 mile race will start at 7:00 A.M.; the 5-K & 10-K races and 5-K walk will start at 7:30 A.M. The race will include a continental breakfast and choice of T-shirt or Tank top. Breakfast will be served at the end of the race at about 9:00 A.M. at which time the winners will be announced. Awards will go to overall male and female finishers and medals to age group winners. All proceeds from this event will go toward local scholarships for the Kauai Community College Nursing Program, Kauai Community College Technical Program, and the Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA). At Anne Knudsen Park, Junction Maluhia Rd (RT520) & Emi Rd, Koloa. For more information call 808-635-5404.
HAWAIIAN SLACK KEY GUITAR FESTIVAL "KAUAI STYLE"
The Kauai Slack Key Guitar Festival features many of the island's top slack key guitar artists. Lihue. For more information call (808) 239-4336.
HYATT HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR
Handmade arts and crafts are displayed by over 60 island crafters including Niihau Shell leis, Koa wood jewelry, lauhala woven picture frames and much more. Presented annually at the Hyatt Regency Kauai. For more information call (808) 240-6337.
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (ongoing)
KAPAA HISTORY TOUR
Interpretive guides from the Kauai Historical Society give 90-minute walking tours on the history and architecture of Kapaa Town. For more information call (808) 245-3373.
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (ongoing)
OLD WAIMEA SUGAR PLANTATION WALKING TOUR
Tour Waimea Plantation Cottages and the neighboring Waimea Sugar Co. "camp" houses dating from the turn of the century. For more information call (808) 335-2824.
Friday and Sunday (ongoing)
SLACK KEY GUITAR - MUSIC OF HAWAII
Delightful concerts of Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele with songs and stories inspired by the beauty of Kauai. Fridays at 4pm and Sundays at 3pm, Hanalei Community Center. Admission fee. For more information call (808) 826-1469.
HISTORIC WAIMEA WALKING TOUR
Tour historic Waimea, the place Captain Cook first landed in Hawaii. Waimea was once a major population center and home to ruling chiefs. Missionaries established schools and rice and sugar growers changed the landscape. Wear light clothing and comfortable shoes. The 90-minute free tour begins at the West Kauai Technology and Visitor Center in the morning. For reservations or more information call (808) 338-1332.
Friday Nights (ongoing)
HANAPEPE ART NIGHT
Participating galleries take turns hosting weekly original performances or demonstrations with a theme. Every Friday night is unique. All the galleries are lit up and decked out, giving the town a special, festive atmosphere. Enjoy a stroll down the streets of quaint, historic Hanapepe Town and meet the local artists. For more information call (808) 335-0343.
Every day (ongoing)
COCONUT MARKETPLACE ENTERTAINMENT
Free entertainment every day at 5:00 p.m. The shows vary and often include hula. For more information call (808) 822-3641.
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday (ongoing)
KAUAI MUSEUM TOUR
Docents provide interpretation of Kauai and Niihau culture as they lead tours through the museum's galleries. For more information call (808) 245-6931.
KAUAI POW WOW
Over 200 Native Americans from across America and many friends join in a celebration of cultural exchange with the people of Kauai, accompanied by visiting youth drum groups. Native American and Native Hawaiian-made crafts, clothing, food, musical instruments and hands-on activities. Native American dancing all day. Friday evening; all day Saturday and Sunday. Kapaa Beach Park. For more information call (808) 828-1294.
Every Friday (ongoing)
Free lei-making workshops are held every Friday at the West Kauai Technology & Visitors Center from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Come learn how to create the Hawaiian symbol of aloha. For reservations or more information call (808) 338-1332.
Monthly on the Closest Saturday to the New Moon (ongoing)
Kauai is an ideal location for astronomical observation. The Kauai Educational Association for Science & Astronomy conducts a monthly starwatch in Kaumakani at the softball field. Follow highway 50 west past Hanapepe. After mile marker 18, look for KEASA signs on the right. Follow the KEASA signs for parking and starwatch. A monthly meeting at 6:00 p.m. is followed by the public star watch at sunset. For more information call (808) 332-7827.
Every Monday (ongoing)
Fresh locally grown produce, flowers, and Kauai made products are available for sale at Kukui Grove Center's Farmer's Market on Mondays at 3pm. 3-2600 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue.
Monday through Friday (ongoing)
WEST KAUAI TECHNOLOGY & VISITOR CENTER
The West Kauai Technology & Visitor Center opened in 1999 in beautiful Waimea Town, located on the west side of the Garden Island. The West Kauai Technology & Visitor Center features exhibits, programs, and classes reflecting the multi-ethnic diversity of its historical and present agricultural community. Exhibits and displays based on themes relevant to visitors and residents alike are changed periodically to reflect the time of year, local celebrations, ancient Hawaiian traditional lifestyles, and the ethnic diversity of the West Kauai community. The center also presents a video about the island. Computers with free Internet access are available. Monday morning walking tours of Historic Waimea. Open 9:30 am to 5:00 pm, 9565 Kaumualii Hwy., Waimea Town. For more information call (808) 338-1332.