Category Archives: Big Island Events

Hawaii, the Big Island July 4th Fireworks & Events 2013

**** See this link for 2016 July 4th events —> July 4th Fireworks & Celebrations on the Big Island 2016 **** — The following events are from 2013 for informational purposes only. Wondering what’s happening across Hawaii, the Big Island for July 4th? You’ll find games, entertainment, fireworks and lots of fourth fun!   >>FIREWORKS & EVENTS ON WEST/KONA SIDE OF HAWAII ... Read More »

Hawaii Holiday Happenings 2012

With Thanksgiving just two days away, the holiday season is upon us. If you are one of the many lucky ones planning a trip to Hawaii in late-November and December, you’ll certainly find fun events and things to do to celebrate the season. My friend John Fischer, who writes at About.com’s Go Hawaii site, has prepared some excellent lists of ... Read More »

Where to stay in Hawaii for New Year’s Eve fireworks

If you’ve not already made your New Year’s Eve plans, why don’t you plan a festive trip to Hawaii to welcome in 2013? Why bundle up in winter coats, hats, scarfs and gloves to venture out for evening festivities on the mainland, when you can take a warm respite to a tropical island? Let me tell you that Hawaii sure ... Read More »

Scenes from the Kona Coffee Festival

The Kona Coffee Festival is one of Hawaii’s top festivals. As you’ve probably guessed, this festival is held annually on Hawaii Island, the Big Island and home of Kona coffee. If you’ve not already made plans to attend this year’s Kona Coffee Festival, you still have time to book your trip. Festivities begin Saturday, November 3rd and extend through Sunday, ... Read More »

Big Island of Hawaii July 4th Fireworks, Parades & Events 2012

2016 update: Click the following link for 2016 events —> Hawaii, the Big Island July 4th Fireworks and Events for 2016 —- The following list is from 2012 for reference purposes only. Many of the links will no longer work. For current events, see July 4th on Hawaii, the Big Island. Hawaii’s Big Island will offer fun and unique ways ... Read More »

Outstanding Travel Deals For Big Island Film Festival

You might recall seeing the Big Island Film Festival on our list of the top Big Island festivals and celebrations. The Big Island Film Festival is scheduled for May 24 – 28 at the Mauna Lani resort area on the Kohala Coast. I’ve been informed that the festival has arranged some outstanding travel specials, including accommodations, rental car and flights ... Read More »

Top Festivals on Hawaii’s Big Island

We continue our series of annual Hawaii festivals with a stop on the Big Island. This list includes the top ten annual festivals on Hawaii Island. Please note that this post was originally published in 2012 and the festival dates mentioned here reflect 2012 dates. That being said, you can usually expect that these festivals will be held at roughly ... Read More »

Hawaii Vacation Deals & News: January 11, 2012

* Outrigger Resorts is offering deals up to 65% off with the promotional code DREAM. Outrigger hotels and condos are located on all the major islands. * Aston Hotels and Resorts is offering a third night free deal. You can double the deal to pay for four nights and get two nights free. Choose from any of the hotel or ... Read More »

Special Places to Celebrate New Year’s Eve on Hawaii’s Big Island

Update: click this link for the most current New Year’s Eve fireworks and  events on Hawaii, the Big Island. — The following information is from 2011/2012 for information purposes only. If you are looking for this year’s events, click this link —> New Year’s Eve on the Big Island. If you’re going to Hawaii’s Big Island for New Year’s Eve, you’ll ... Read More »

8th Annual Kona Surf Film Festival

The Kona Surf Film Festival is all set to start December 2 and 3 at the beautiful Mauni Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows.  Obviously we’d all love to be there to see all the top film submissions, but since most of us won’t be able to do that, we can at least watch the cool trailers. Here are some of ... Read More »

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