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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

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…

Quiet Morning: Introduction to Soul Collage Led by Maggie Lea

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Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 9:00 am12:00 pm
Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Kilauea

A Quiet Morning at Christ Memorial is a mini-spiritual retreat. Our 3-hour silent retreats begin 9:00 AM, with a Taize-style prayer service, followed by an instruction and practice, and we end with a healthy lunch. There is time built into the morning for meditation, journaling or labyrinth walks. Our second Quiet Morning is an introduction to Soul Collage with Maggie Lea, licensed Educational & Clinical Psychologist, artist and SoulCollage® practitioner. Maggie will share how Soul Collage has assisted her in…

Cost: Free

Hanalei Farmers’ Market

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Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 9:30 am12:00 pm
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Hale Halawai Ohana O Hanalei (Hanalei Community Center), Hanalei

Delicious locally grown fruits & vegetables from Kauai North Shore farmers. Tasty treats highlighting the culinary talents of the local area. Unique and beautiful Kauai made arts and crafts created by talented, local artists. Open every Saturday, 9:30 am to 12 noon on the grounds of Hale Halawai ‘Ohana O Hanalei.

Kauai Community Market

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Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 10:00 am1:00 pm
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Kauai Community College, Lihue

New weekend value added farmers market hosted by the Kauai County Farm Bureau and Kauai Community College. Kauai Community Market features a wide variety of locally grown fruit and produce, value added products like coffee, honey and goat cheese, plus culinary treats, breakfast and lunch items to eat at the market or take home. Learn ways to grow and prepare local foods, educational demos and garden tours held regularly. A great way to buy fresh and buy local - supporting…

Cost: Free

Art Kaua’i – Exhibition

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Saturday, October 19th, 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

The Smash Hit: A TUNA CHRISTMAS

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Saturday, October 19th, 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

Kalalea Anahola Farmers Market

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Sunday, October 20th, 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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Sunday, October 20th, 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

Centering Prayer/Meditation Group

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Sunday, October 20th, 2019 at 4:00 pm5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1st, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 15th, 2019

Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Kilauea

Pastor Gae Chalker and Dr. Matthew Miller lead a Centering Prayer group every first and third Sundays of the month, from 4:00 pm-5:00 pm in the sanctuary of the beautiful historic Christ Memorial Church. ​Centering Prayer is a wonderful way to quiet our minds and be present to our God. There are many gifts that come with a centering practice: relieving stress and anxiety, creative inspiration, awakening of the senses, and a sense of becoming one with Mary, Jesus and…

Cost: Free

The Smash Hit: A TUNA CHRISTMAS

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Sunday, October 20th, 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

Waimea Historic Walking Tour

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Monday, October 21st, 2019 at 8:30 am11:30 am
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West Kauai Visitor Center, Waimea

Take a 2.5 hours walk back through time in the place where Captain Cook first landed in Waimea. Where the agricultural landscape changed from taro to rice to corn, watered by a intricate ditch system with a marvelous history dating back to the time of the legendary menehune. Learn about the last king of Kauai, missionaries, and other famous citizens of Waimea along the landmarks they left behind. Enjoy a taste of the past in one of the most historic…

Cost: Admission by Donation

Art Kaua’i – Exhibition

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Monday, October 21st, 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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Monday, October 21st, 2019 at 3:00 pm7:00 pm
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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

Art Kaua’i – Exhibition

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Tuesday, October 22nd, 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

Kalaheo Sunshine Market

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Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 at 3:00 pm4:00 pm
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Kalaheo Neighborhood Center, Kalaheo

Sunshine Market in Kalaheo at the Kalaheo Neighborhood Center. Local produce, flowers and fruit.

Cost: Free

Kalalea Anahola Farmers Market

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Wednesday, October 23rd, 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 23rd, 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 23rd, 2019 at 12:30 pm4:30 pm
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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 23rd, 2019 at 3:00 pm4:30 pm
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Kapaa New Town Park, Kapaa

Local produce, fruits and flowers.

Cost: Free

Kauai Culinary Market

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Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019 at 4:00 pm6:00 pm
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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.

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