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Here you’ll find regular happenings around Kauai such as farmers markets, arts and crafts fairs, beach cleanups, music concerts, and local theater productions. These events are often great opportunities to support our small businesses and get involved with local organizations.

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October 2019

Art Kaua’i – Exhibition

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Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 at 12:00 pm6:00 pm
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12pm to 6pm daily and 12pm to 9pm on Fridays
Kaua’i Society of Artists, Lihue

Kaua`i Society of Artists' Premier Juried Art Exhibition of 2019 9/14-10/25 - 12-6pm daily, extended hours to 9pm on Fridays Juror: Tiffany DeEtte Shafto KSA Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, Lihue For More Info and Entry Form: www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Cost: Free

Kalalea Anahola Farmers Market

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 10:00 am2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Wednesday, repeating until December 31st, 2019

Kalalea Anahola Farmers Market, Anahola

The Kalalea Anahola Farmers Market, open from 10am-2pm every Sunday and features farm fresh produce, locally crafted gifts and wares, and ready to eat meals and shave ice. (Live Polynesian Drumming on Sundays) Come experience the true Aloha Spirit at this homegrown Hawaiian farmers market, just off Kuhio Highway between Kapaa and Kilauea. Learn more at www.KAFarmersKauai.com Vendor Application: https://www.kafarmerskauai.com/become-a-vendor Open Rain or Shine! Parking Available! Keiki Friendly! Directions: https://goo.gl/NKAh6K 4541 Hokualele Road Anahola, HI 96703

Art Kaua’i – Exhibition

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 12:00 pm6:00 pm
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12pm to 6pm daily and 12pm to 9pm on Fridays
Kaua’i Society of Artists, Lihue

Kaua`i Society of Artists' Premier Juried Art Exhibition of 2019 9/14-10/25 - 12-6pm daily, extended hours to 9pm on Fridays Juror: Tiffany DeEtte Shafto KSA Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, Lihue For More Info and Entry Form: www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Cost: Free
Tasting Kauai Food Tour - South Shore. Daniel Lane photo

Tasting Kauai Food Tour – South Shore

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 12:30 pm4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Multiple stops along the South Shore,

Tasting Kauai offers three food tours every week that explore the North Shore, South Shore and East Side. All tours include tastings with some serious fun in Kauai’s most delicious and beautiful neighborhoods. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, you’ll enjoy delectable foods from one-of-a-kind specialty food stores, famous local restaurants and food trucks while receiving an insider’s view into the culture and history that defines the Garden Island. Walk away with new culinary perspectives, big smiles, satisfied taste buds and the confidence to explore new flavors.

Cost: $99

Kapaa Sunshine Market

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 3:00 pm4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Kapaa New Town Park, Kapaa

Local produce, fruits and flowers.

Cost: Free

Kauai Culinary Market

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 4:00 pm6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Kukui’ula Village, Koloa

Explore this gourmet farmer's market every Wednesday and meet local farmers and Kauai grown/Kauai made packaged food vendors. Soak up the sunshine in the Beer & Wine Garden, near Merriman's, and experience live Chef demonstrations from some of the island's most talented Chefs! Enjoy live contemporary Hawaiian music with John & Pali, shop the island's best retail stores and taste the fresh culinary offerings from Kauai's hottest new chefs. Hosted in conjunction with the Kauai County Farm Bureau.

Free Hula at Coconut Marketplace

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 5:00 pm6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Coconut Marketplace, Kapaa

If you're looking for free, lively, and fun Hawaiian entertainment for your whole family, visit Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa for a hula show! Wednesdays at 5 pm and Saturdays at 1 pm.

Cost: Free

Art Kaua’i – Exhibition

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Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 12:00 pm6:00 pm
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12pm to 6pm daily and 12pm to 9pm on Fridays
Kaua’i Society of Artists, Lihue

Kaua`i Society of Artists' Premier Juried Art Exhibition of 2019 9/14-10/25 - 12-6pm daily, extended hours to 9pm on Fridays Juror: Tiffany DeEtte Shafto KSA Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, Lihue For More Info and Entry Form: www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Cost: Free
Tasting Kauai Food Tour - East Side. Daniel Lane photo

Tasting Kauai Food Tour – East Side

Island Happenings »
Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 12:30 pm4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Multiple stops along the East Side,

Tasting Kauai offers three food tours every week that explore the North Shore, South Shore and East Side. All tours include tastings with some serious fun in Kauai’s most delicious and beautiful neighborhoods. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, you’ll enjoy delectable foods from one-of-a-kind specialty food stores, famous local restaurants and food trucks while receiving an insider’s view into the culture and history that defines the Garden Island. Walk away with new culinary perspectives, big smiles, satisfied taste buds and the confidence to explore new flavors.

Cost: $99
NTBG Hula Shows

NTBG Weekly Hula Show

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Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 2:00 pm2:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

National Tropical Botanical Garden, Koloa

Hālau Ka Lei Mokihana o Leinā’ala will preform a traditional Hula show highlighting the wahi pane, sacred places, of Kaua’i along with intriguing stories of the Hawaiian people and their connections with the gardens. Dancers will be accompanied by live Hawaiian music. Every Thursday from 2–2:45 PM National Tropical Botanical Garden South Shore Visitors Center Across from Spouting Horn

Cost: Free
Hanapepe Sunshine Market

Hanapepe Sunshine Market

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Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 3:00 pm4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Hanapepe Park, Hanapepe

Local produce, flowers and fruit.

Cost: Free

Kilauea Sunshine Market

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Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 4:30 pm5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Kilauea Neighborhood Center, Kilauea

Local produce, flowers and fruits.

Cost: Free

The Smash Hit: A TUNA CHRISTMAS

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Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 7:00 pm9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27th, 2019

WIT Theatre, Lihue

WIT Presents A TUNA CHRISTMAS By Ed Howard, Jaston Williams, and Joe Sears Directed by Nell Foster TICKETS ARE ALREADY SELLING. RSVP WHILE STILL POSSIBLE. If you missed WIT’s sell-out "Greater Tuna" you won’t want to miss this sequel by the same playwrights. Two of Kauai’s finest actors once again bring you over 20 characters in a fast-paced comedy set in fictional Tuna, Texas. Enjoy another unforgettable evening of side-splitting theatrics. Even Uncle Bob, who rarely laughs out loud, will…

Cost: $20

Art Kaua’i – Exhibition

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Friday, October 18th, 2019 at 12:00 pm6:00 pm
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12pm to 6pm daily and 12pm to 9pm on Fridays
Kaua’i Society of Artists, Lihue

Kaua`i Society of Artists' Premier Juried Art Exhibition of 2019 9/14-10/25 - 12-6pm daily, extended hours to 9pm on Fridays Juror: Tiffany DeEtte Shafto KSA Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, Lihue For More Info and Entry Form: www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Cost: Free
Kealia Farm Tours

Kealia Farm Market and Tours

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Friday, October 18th, 2019 at 3:00 pm7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday and Friday, repeating indefinitely

Kealia Farm Lanai, Kealia

The farmers at Kealia offer their produce and products under a covered lanai at Kealia Farm. Visitors can take a wagon ride to tour the farm and waterfall during the market.

Cost: Market Purchases Credited Toward Wagon Ride

Lihue Sunshine Market

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Friday, October 18th, 2019 at 3:00 pm5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Vidinha Stadium, Lihue

Local products, fruits and flowers.

Cost: Free

Hanapepe Friday Night Festival & Art Walk

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Friday, October 18th, 2019 at 5:30 pm9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Hanapepe at Old Town, Hanapepe

Come join the festivity! Every Friday evening, Old Town Hanapepe is bustling with fun & activity! With a wide variety of shopping, local crafters, several excellent restaurants, a dozen art galleries, stilt walkers, classics cars, live music and entertainment, there is always something for the whole family to enjoy!

Cost: Free

The Smash Hit: A TUNA CHRISTMAS

Island Happenings »
Friday, October 18th, 2019 at 7:00 pm9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27th, 2019

WIT Theatre, Lihue

WIT Presents A TUNA CHRISTMAS By Ed Howard, Jaston Williams, and Joe Sears Directed by Nell Foster TICKETS ARE ALREADY SELLING. RSVP WHILE STILL POSSIBLE. If you missed WIT’s sell-out "Greater Tuna" you won’t want to miss this sequel by the same playwrights. Two of Kauai’s finest actors once again bring you over 20 characters in a fast-paced comedy set in fictional Tuna, Texas. Enjoy another unforgettable evening of side-splitting theatrics. Even Uncle Bob, who rarely laughs out loud, will…

Cost: $20

Kekaha Sunshine Market

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Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 9:00 am10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Kekaha Neighborhood Center, Kekaha

Local produce, flowers and fruits.

Cost: Free

Kapaa Gift Fair: 1st & 3rd Saturday of Every Month

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Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 9:00 am6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 31st, 2019

An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31st, 2019

Kapaa First Hawaiian Church, Kapaʻa

Crafters, Makers, and Artists from around the island present their wares for our Kapaa Gift Fair on every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month at The Kapaa First Hawaiian Church. Across from Paniolo Santa Maria Style BBQ Restaurant in downtown Kapaa, we are open from 9am-9pm on 1st Saturdays in conjunction with the Kapaa Art Night event, which begins at 5pm. 3rd Saturday fairs are from 9am-6pm. Open Rain or Shine! Keiki Friendly! Kapaa First Hawaiian Church 4-1325 Kuhio…

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